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Recent News Briefs From Around the World

Tatevik Manucharyan, El Vaquero Staff Writer

May 23, 2012

The following are highlights of global news from May 13 to May 20. The article is based on the “BBC Global News” podcast. May 13 RUSSIA — Russian aircraft Sukhoi Superjet-100, which was supposed to be a rival to Airbus...

Opinion: Facebook Hinders Real-World Networking

Tatevik Manucharyan, El Vaquero Staff Writer

May 8, 2012

“To make the world more open and connected” is Facebook’s mission, as stated on its web page. Indeed, it has succeeded in making connection an easy and effortless task, and in the process, has reduced friendship to a wall...

CSU Students Are Starving For Education

Tatevik Manucharyan, El Vaquero Staff Writer

May 8, 2012

At least 13 students from six CSU campuses — Dominguez Hills, Fullerton, Long Beach, Sacramento, San Bernardino and Northridge — have gone on a hunger strike on May 2. The strike came in response to the CSU spring admission...

How to Survive the Budget Cuts: A Guide for Transfer Students

Tatevik Manucharyan, El Vaquero Staff Writer

April 25, 2012

The California higher education system is gradually turning into an obstacle course. After students jump over the hurdle of tuition hikes, they must find their way through the maze of CSU and UC admission make their way through...

Academic Decathlon Locks Vaqueros in Deadly Combat

Tatevik Manucharyan, El Vaquero Staff Writer

April 25, 2012

Teams of five students will compete, showcasing their skills and knowledge in math, history, English, sciences and social sciences, in the sixth annual ASGCC Academic Decathlon on May 11. The winning team will be awarded a...

Professor Lectures on Dangers of Climate Change

Tatevik Manucharyan, El Vaquero Staff Writer

April 4, 2012

In his lecture, “Three Questions About Climate Change,” GCC Professor Poorna Pal tackled one of the hottest topics of the century - is the planet undergoing global warming, and if so, who is to be blamed and what can be done? The...

Grammy Nominee Chairs Visual and Performing Arts Division

Tatevik Manucharyan, El Vaquero Staff Writer

April 4, 2012

He is a musician, a piano teacher, a choir director, and an organist. He is a Grammy nominee and the winner of a national piano competition. His favorite composers are Chopin and Rachmaninoff. His favorite pastime: dirt biking. “He’s...

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