None to the Angels: A Satire on Mental Illness

By Alexander Sokol | May 18, 2021 3:45 p.m. Warning: This piece is a satire on the stigma of having a mental illness. Don’t believe anything you read here. “… another school, another law trying to divide me from my Rights.” He knocked his head back in disgust, face grimacing as he swilled the restContinue reading “None to the Angels: A Satire on Mental Illness”

The Talon’s Childhood: Favorite Video Games

By Nick Pettis | May 18, 2021 3:40 p.m. MSJC Talon’s Nick Pettis meets with Eddie Landeros, Castin Chamberlain, and Jesus Alcala to discuss their favorite childhood video games. Check the video to see what our favorite games are. Don’t forget to like and subscribe to our YouTube channel. In the comments, tell us whatContinue reading “The Talon’s Childhood: Favorite Video Games”

We Are Not Missing a Piece

By Nick Pettis | Apr. 28, 2021 11:36 a.m. The month of April is Autism Awareness month. However, even though you have heard of the term you may wonder, what is Autism? The CDC defines autism as, “a developmental disability  that can cause significant social, communication and behavioral challenges.” (What is Autism Spectrum Disorder? |Continue reading “We Are Not Missing a Piece”

Beat The Culture Podcast Interview

By Cynthia Carrillo | Apr. 28, 2021 11:00 a.m. College students all go through struggles. Halfway through the semester many may start to burnout. Students can tend to feel like we are not motivated anymore; yes, I have been there myself. Although we tend to think we can make it by ourselves, but we can’t.Continue reading “Beat The Culture Podcast Interview”

MSJC Talon Talks Episode 5: Game Night for Mental Health Awareness

By MSJC’s The Talon| Mar. 13, 2021 3:00 p.m. The COVID-19 pandemic has made it difficult for people to keep calm during the world being turned upside down. So, what does MSJC’s Talon do? We got together with Gaming Club and Film Appreciation Club to have a game night playing JackBox Party Pack, making connections,Continue reading “MSJC Talon Talks Episode 5: Game Night for Mental Health Awareness”

MSJC Black Influences: Important figures in our students’ lives

By The Talon and MSJC | Feb. 28, 2021 1:30 p.m. Mt. San Jacinto, Calif.–– With February coming to an end, The Talon honors Black lives that have influenced others regardless of their skin color, nationality, gender or sexual orientation. We asked students to submit Black influences throughout their lives and share with us theContinue reading “MSJC Black Influences: Important figures in our students’ lives”

Stocking Up: a beginner’s review on investing with Robinhood

By Justin Issleib | Feb. 27, 2021 2:00 p.m. GameStop has been in the news a lot lately. GameStop is a store that sells video games which has been struggling since the beginning of the pandemic. The reason for all of the buzz about GameStop is because small average investors started shaking up Wall StreetContinue reading “Stocking Up: a beginner’s review on investing with Robinhood”

Among Us: An Alien Whodunnit

By Nick Pettis | February 8, 2021 9:00 a.m. Menifee, Calif. – Talon members Nick Pettis, Eddie Landeros, Cindy Lopez-Ordonez, Jesus Alcala, and Zaina Azim get together to play Among Us while Nick shares why you should play Among Us. In the comment section below tell us what your favorite map is and whether youContinue reading “Among Us: An Alien Whodunnit”

10 Helpful Study Tips for Students during the COVID-19 Pandemic

By Nick Pettis and Mahak Tiwari November 13, 2020 1:23 p.m. MENIFEE, Calif. – Life during COVID-19 is stressful enough, especially for online college students. Students should not have to be worried during these already stressful times. Mahak Tiwari and Nick Pettis are here to share some study tips for student success. Credits Directed byContinue reading “10 Helpful Study Tips for Students during the COVID-19 Pandemic”

MSJC Talon: Let’s Talk Politics 2020

Fake news, social media, the Presidential campaign, and the COVID-19 pandemic. 2020 has been an exhausting year to say the least and new information on politics continues to pour out of the media. With this amount of news, how do you find the true story? Who can you trust to tell it? Join Talon memberContinue reading “MSJC Talon: Let’s Talk Politics 2020”