2012-2013 Staff

Agnessa Kasumyan

Writing for her high school newspaper pushed Agnessa toward a career in journalism.  During her junior year of high school, she broke a story regarding a racial profiling case at her school. A year later, her follow-up story...

Sal Polcino

Sal Polcino is a professional jazz guitarist and published songwriter. Since coming to Glendale College he has been published in the Glendale News-Press and the Insider magazine as well as El Vaquero. Polcino has been a copywriter...

Eric Bourse

Eric Bourse was born and raised in Hollywood, California. This is Bourse's  fifth year as a member of El Vaquero and has served as writer, editor-in-chief, and newsroom manager. He has covered a variety of topics for the paper...

Richard Kontas

Production Manager; Former Editor-in-Chief and Action Sports Photographer.  

Jane Pojawa

Jane Pojawa is a Southern California-based print media editor/writer who also dabbles in web design. Her passion is historical research and has served as  a secretary/archivist/historian for the Cabot’s Pueblo Museum board...

Ksenia Rabinovich

Ksenia Rabinovich, born in Russia, is  a journalist and musician who has versatile interests and skills. Since the young age of six years old she began her musical  study, at the same age she entered the School of J.-I. Custo...

Araks Terteryan

Araks was a founder and an Editor-In-Chief of the first ever school newspaper in her high school in Moscow. After graduating she entered the Faculty of Journalism Lomonosov Moscow State University where she had been writing f...

Alexander Davis

My name is Alexander Davis. I am a 20-year-old Los Angeles native in my third year at GCC. I hope to transfer to Cal State L.A. in  the fall of 2014. I am an avid skateboarder and have broken more bones than I can count. My ...

Kristine Tuzon

“I want to become the storyteller whose words and imagination can influence and change the world.”- Kristine Tuzon

Monica Terada

This is Monica's first semester as staff writer/cartoonist for the El Vaquero, she plans to transfer to a four year university and pursue a degree in film. Aside from her passion for writing, Monica loves making green juices in...

Kelsey Anderson

This is Kelsey Anderson's first semester on the El Vaquero staff. She will be transferring in the fall to San Francisco State University as a journalism major; emphasizing in print and minoring in graphic design. She has written...

Seneyda Rodriguez

Seneyda Rodriguez is a Los Angeles based photojournalist. Since graduating from The Art Institute of North Hollywood, her passion is to travel and tell stories through her photography. As a staff photographer for El Vaquero...

Angel Silva

Angel Silva is a former writer for El Vaquero.  He was a Mass Communications major who transferred to Northridge in Fall 2013.  Angel is a technology and music enthusiast and likes to write in his spare time.

Rebecca Krueger

I am Rebecca Krueger a 21-year-old native to Los Angeles majoring in journalism and this is my first semester on the paper. I hope to soon start pursuing my career goal as a journalist, while also being able to travel. My spare...

Chantal Bevard

This is Chantal's second semester on staff and is honored to be the managing editor of El Vaquero. She will be transferring to San Francisco State University in the fall and will continue with her journalism career by majoring...

John Ferrara

A once measly staff writer, I have risen to the ranks of El Vaquero sports editor.  As sports editor I hope to deliver unbiased, entertaining news to the students of GCC. If you need to contact me you can find me in the winners...

Jonathan Caballeros

My interest for journalism started in sixth grade. I had journalism for my elective in middle school, but in my middle school, electives were only eight weeks long. After my first encounter, I finally had a chance to have journalism...

Tex Wells

Tex Wells was born in a little town in the Texas panhandle.   He moved to Los Angeles when he was a senior in high school.  After a stint as a volunteer in the Army, he came back to LA where he worked on two Los Angeles Community...

Corinna Scott

Corinna Scott is a self-proclaimed artist, writer, and journalist. She has studied journalism since 2000. Starting at East Los Angeles College and ending up at the award winning Glendale Community College’s El Vaquero. She has...

Tatevik Manucharyan

Tatevik Manucharyan has always had a passion for writing. However, she started considering journalism as her future career only recently after realizing that it is a perfect combination of her  favorite activities - travel, meeting...

Graig Agop

Graig Agop has been trying to find the doors to exit the Glendale Community College campus since spring 2005. Rumor has it that he is getting close. This self- proclaimed “Entertainment Terrorist” is a Communications major...

Ani Kashadoorian

'La vie est ailleurs - Life is elsewhere'

Jesse Morales

Jesse Morales, born and raised in Burbank, has been a student at GCC for two years. His personal and professional interests include photography, music, and film. This is his first semester working as a photographer for El Vaquero.

Raul Espinosa

My name is Raul Espinosa, this is my second semester at Glendale and I’m studying for a certificate in Graphic Design. I am a visual artist / musician. I’m originally from Texas but I sold everything i owed and quit my awesome...

Isiah Reyes

I've been a staff member of El Vaquero since 2008, shifting between writer and photographer. Overall, I’m very laid back and I get the job done.

Agnes Constante

Agnes is a double-major in journalism and political science at Cal State Northridge. She has been on the staff of El Vaquero for several semesters and has enjoyed every minute of being part of Glendale College's student newspaper....

Marlon Miranda

I am a man of many parts, some are dark and some are geeky. In between lines of madness and sadness lays a humble man who wears his heart on his sleeve. A man who will bend but will never break, level-headed and spiritual by nature....

Derek Stowe

Derek is from Carlisle, Mass. and has a family tree that spreads back to England.  His Mayflower ancestor John Stowe, surveyor for King Charles I, arrived in 1624.  As a high school senior at Phillips, Andover, Derek published...

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