2017-2018 Staff

Carolina Diaz

Carolina Diaz has been attending Glendale Community College since 2015. One of her goals is to transfer to a 4-year university. Her passion is writing and photography. Her passion for writing started when she was in middle school...

James Ojano-Simonsson

James Ojano-Simonsson is an international student from Sweden, majoring in Film and Marine Biology. He wants to highlight and document environmental issues, but also campus events and activities.

Chieko Kubo

Chieko Kubo is an international student from Japan. This is her third semester in GCC, and her major is Journalism. She likes to take short trips in Japan, so people should ask something about Japan if they have a plan of traveling...

Belinda Oldrati

Belinda Oldrati is an international student from Sweden, and one of the Production Editors of El Vaquero newspaper. She studies Journalism, TV Production, and Photography to hopefully work in the field in the near future. Action...

Adriana Garcia

Adriana was born and raised in the San Fernando Valley. She wrote for her high school newspaper, The Poly Optimist, focusing mostly on film reviews and entertainment. She pursued that interest in college, and is therefore majoring...

Jasmine Amabile

I am a 22 year old Los Angeles native. A full time college student in my junior year in majoring in Public Relations, Journalism. My passion for writing has stemmed from learning to write poems in the third grade, and I continued...

Hayk Rostomyan

Hayk Rostomyan rose to fame as a prominent feature and op-ed writer for the El Vaquero Newspaper. In just a year he climbed the corporate and social ladder to become the Senior Production Manager of the paper. Hayk is also the...

Ellis Valdescona

Ellis Valdescona is 22 years old from the Philippines, but was raised in the Montebello/Mission Hills area. This is her second and last year here at Glendale Community College and is majoring in music and journalism. She expresses ...

Marian Sahakyan

Growing up in a big family of journalists and writers, Marian developed her love for writing and reporting since early childhood. She is often found in the newsroom, sipping on a cup of Americano as she carries heated conversations...

Ken Allard

Ken Allard is a Los Angeles native and is in his fourth year at Glendale Community College. He enjoys covering hard news, politics, feature stories, sports, and writing Op-Eds. You can usually find him around campus taking photos...

Ricardo Nuño

Ricardo enjoyed writing early on in his high school days and loved sports as well. When given the idea to become a sports writer by his high school teacher he jumped on the idea. Now enrolled at GCC he wants to major in journa...

Elena Jacobson

Elena Jacobson is in her 2nd year at Glendale Community College.She has moved around all of Southern California, but loves Glendale the best. She loves to write both fiction and nonfiction, she joined the newspaper to explore...

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