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Photo of Kwanzaa Event in MSJCs Theater

MSJC Kwanzaa Celebration

Derrick Spearman, Writer December 15, 2022

On Dec. 8th, 2022, MSJC hosted its Kwanzaa celebration at the MSJC theater. For those who may have never heard of Kwanzaa, it is a week-long cultural holiday that celebrates African-American culture and...

MSJCs Title IX Office Helps Students

MSJC’s Title IX Office Helps Students

Lily Diephouse, Writer/Secretary December 5, 2022

Did you know that in June of 1972, President Richard M. Nixon signed an omnibus education bill that would help women for many years to come? The Higher Education Act of 1965 was signed into law, and there...

Eagles Landing Photo

Eagles Landing Resources

Lily Diephouse, Writer November 10, 2022

Did you know that there are resources on our campus that are not just for academic success? Mt. San Jacinto College has a resource center called Eagles Landing where students can go to receive help...

Rony Armas with one of the subjects of his art show

Our Stories Are Ancient: A talk with artist Rony Armas

Pia Henson, Writer October 28, 2022
'I have always been entranced by the human face and the stories embedded in every laugh line, forehead wrinkle, or scar. The chasm of experience in a person’s eyes holds the ecstasy and angst, the vibrance and exhaustion, and the past, present, and future." Rony Armas
Photo of Kota Ackerman and guest with King Phantom, Madame LaQueer, Jazmyn Simone-Échelon and Nebuer Styles by Jenna McMane

MSJC Proudly Hosts its 4th Annual Drag Show

Melissa Luna, Writer / Editor October 25, 2022

Mt. San Jacinto College (MSJC) hosted its 4th annual drag show on Oct. 4 at the San Jacinto Campus (SJC) theater. The show was hosted by Jazmyn Simone-Échelon and featured performances by King Phantom,...

Photo by Jenna McMane of Danza Azteca Xochipilli

MSJC Celebrates LatinX Heritage Month

Melissa Luna, Writer / Editor September 20, 2022

Mt. San Jacinto College (MSJC) hosted its LatinX Heritage Month Opening Ceremonies on Sept. 15 at the Menifee Valley Campus. The event featured several faculty speakers, live performances, a lowrider...

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MSJC Launches Cannabis Industry Education Programs

Melissa Luna, Writer / Editor September 14, 2022

Mt. San Jacinto College (MSJC) is offering cannabis industry certificate programs as of July 19. The certificates include Advanced Manufacturing Agent, Advanced Dispensary Associate, and Advanced Cultivation...

Reina Acosta and Daniel Tovilla first day fall 2022

Mt. San Jacinto College (MSJC) Kicks Off Fall 2022 with In-Person and Online Classes

The Talon Team August 16, 2022

Mt. San Jacinto College (MSJC) kicked off its Fall 2022 semester on Monday, offering classes and services to students both in person and online. MSJC is offering a robust amount of face-to-face,...

Mental Health and Well-Being Webinar

Mental Health and Well-Being Webinar

Ashley Liermann , Writer May 3, 2022

https://linktr.ee/ashley_liermann   On Tuesday, April 19 2022 – MSJC’s First Year Experience (FYE) Program hosted a live zoom webinar regarding mental health and well-being. The meeting...

May is APIDA Heritage Month

May is APIDA Heritage Month

The Talon Team April 28, 2022

The APIDA Affinity Group will be celebrating the Asian Pacific Islander Desi American Heritage Month for the second year. They have three events lined up for May at MSJC: May 3rd: OPENING CELEBRATIONS "Beyond...

MSJC Student Health center on the San Jacinto Campus

MSJC Has Mental Health Services for Students

Marley Mittleman, Writer April 14, 2022

In recent years, mental health has become an increasingly important topic, especially amongst college students and young adults. It has also become more socially acceptable to talk about mental struggles...

Study Skills Workshop – Stress and Wellness

Study Skills Workshop – Stress and Wellness

Ashley Liermann, Writer April 13, 2022

MSJC’s Personalized Academic Learning Skills Program (also known as PALS) hosted a live zoom study workshop on Tuesday April 5th with a presentation about Stress and Wellness. The session lasted...

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