GCC Workshop Focuses on Children with Autism

MICHAEL KONIGSBERG
El Vaquero Staff Writer

May 10, 2001

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Glendale College's Child Development Center's hosted teachers from the community May 5 at the Children with Special Needs Consortium. Inconspicuously poised atop "Cardiac Hill," the center is a laboratory school that trains GC...

City Flag Lowered in Face of Controversy

JAMIE LITTLEFIELD
El Vaquero Staff Writer

May 10, 2001

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After months of letters, controversy, and political proclamations, the American flag was lowered to half-staff over Glendale City Hall last month in commemoration of the Armenian Genocide. The flag controversy is nothing ne...

Armenian Church Leader Makes Southland Visit

EL VAQUERO STAFF

May 10, 2001

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His Holiness Karekin II, the world leader of the Armenian Apostolic Church is in Southern California for a five-day visit, and will appear at 7:30 p.m. today at Glendale Civic Auditorium adjacent to campus. Also today, fr...

Injury from Cart Accident Prompts Tighter Regulations

MARK ZABALA
El Vaquero Staff Writer

May 10, 2001

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In an incident that may tighten the rules for use of the electric carts regularly seen zigzagging around and between pedestrians on campus, one student was seriously injured in a freak accident April 14. Glendale student Art So...

Carillons Bring Music to Campus

BERNADETTE MEDINA
El Vaquero Staff Wrtier

May 10, 2001

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Over the past several weeks the melodic sounds of bells have been heard throughout the campus, leaving many wondering what they are and where they come from. The recorded carillons are a set of bells timed to go off at de...

Distinguished Student Nominations Announced

CHRISTINE AGHAKHANI
El Vaquero Staff Writer

May 10, 2001

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Nominees are in for the annual Distinguished Man and Woman of the Year awards to be presented at the Associated Students Honors and Award Banquet on May 24. The awards are traditionally bestowed on students nominated by th...

Campus Left Powerless

MICHAEL J. ARVIZU
El Vaquero Staff Writer

May 10, 2001

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Glendale Community College and some of its neighbors suffered a blackout shortly after 11 a.m. Wednesday due to an explosion in a vault at the Glendale Water and Power plant. Main power was lost, causing disruption of lights,...

Education, Budget Addressed on Campus by State Sen. Jack Scott

Jennifer Bernardo
El Vaquero Staff Writer

April 26, 2001

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Education may be set back as a result of the slowdown in the economy and the state's energy crisis, according to state Sen. Jack Scott, D-Glendale, who spoke at Kreider Hall on April 20. Scott has a special interest in ed...

Veteran Broadcast Journalist Shares Career Experiences

Michael J. Arvizu
El Vaquero Staff Writer

April 26, 2001

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He was there when bombs were falling in Kuwait during the Gulf War in 1991. He was there when Los Angeles was in the heat of riots sparked by the Rodney King beating trial in 1992. He was there when the ground snapped underneath...

Electricity Woes May Transfer to Local Communities

Sommere Hawkins
El Vaquero Staff Writer

April 26, 2001

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Although Glendale, Pasadena, and Burbank operate under their own utility departments, they may still be affected by rolling blackouts as the summer months approach and energy demands rise. Since the beginning of the year, So...

Armenian Coalitions March For Genocide Recognition

Christine Aghakhani

April 26, 2001

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Several blocks of Little Armenia in East Hollywood will be blocked off on April 24 for a Genocide March to commemorate the deaths of more than half a million people in the Ottoman Empire between 1915 to 1923. Many of those ex...

Mayoral Candidates Head Toward Runoff

Mark Zabala
El Vaquero Staff Writer

April 26, 2001

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On June 5, voters will determine whether former State Assembly Speaker Antonio Villaraigosa or City Attorney James Hahn will become the next mayor of the second largest city in the nation - Los Angeles. Hahn and Villaraigosa, bo...

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