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Photo by Daniel Cabrales of the Eagles previous game

A Second Half Shutout By The Eagles Led To A 42-20 Win Over Santa Ana

Derrick Spearman, Writer September 28, 2022

Huge runs from the offense and a second half by the defense led the Eagles to victory in Santa Ana. The Santa Ana Dons defense was too much for the Eagles’ offense on the first possession and they failed...

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...

Photo of Little Italy Sign by Olivia Voelkel

Fun Things to do as College Students in the Warmer Season

Olivia Voelkel, Writer May 10, 2022

As another school year is coming to an end, more and more businesses are opening up after the pandemic and the weather is warming up. Here is a look at some fun and affordable activities for college students...

My Diagnosis With An Invisible Disease Called, “POTS”

My Diagnosis With An Invisible Disease Called, “POTS”

Ashley Liermann, Writer May 5, 2022   Spread the word for awareness, support, and learn more at the main foundations: Invisible...

Mental Health and Well-Being Webinar

Mental Health and Well-Being Webinar

Ashley Liermann , Writer May 3, 2022   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...

A Desire to Serve

A Desire to Serve

Marley Mittleman, Writer April 27, 2022

It has become increasingly common for people to decide to take a gap year or two in between high school and college. Matt Dunn, a 21 year old just starting his first year at MSJC, found himself spending...

Jaidalyn Bradley will serve as the MSJC student trustee through the spring 2021 semester. Photo provided by Jaidalyn Bradley

MSJC’s Student Trustee discusses importance of student voice

Victor Ortiz, Jr. , Writer February 23, 2022

The student voice is important for Jaidalyn Bradely and she wants to work with  Mt. San Jacinto Community College in reaching out to students. Bradley wants to hear directly from students about...

Club Rush

Club Rush

Ashley Liermann, Writer January 26, 2022

New and returning MSJC students are invited to join the virtual Club Information Sessions happening on Monday, January 31st, 2022. Club Rush provides information on clubs and offers ways students can get...

Kwanzaa Celebration:  What exactly is Kwanzaa and what does it mean?

Kwanzaa Celebration: What exactly is Kwanzaa and what does it mean?

Ashley Liermann, Writer December 6, 2021

]MSJC’s KWANZAA Invite Flyer – Screenshot by: Ashley Liermann   MSJC’s C-BLACC and Ujima hosted a live Kwanzaa Celebration via Zoom on December 2, 2021. The event lasted from 6 pm to 7:30...

COVID-19 virus with vaccine vial, face masks and syringes created using several image isolations. (Photos by CDC, Karolina Grabowska, Artem Podrez and Tara Winstead on Pexels.

MSJC Updates COVID-19 Protocol for Spring Semester

Victor Ortiz, Jr., Writer/Co-Editor December 1, 2021

With caseloads slowly on the rise again in California, MSJC’s more stringent COVID-19 policy arrives just in time for the Spring 2022 semester. In a special board of directors meeting held in August,...

Psychology panel talks about the stresses that we all face during Covid-19 and how to thrive

Thriving During Covid

Ashley Liermann, Co-Editor / Writer November 24, 2021

On November 18, 2021 - the MSJC Psychology Club and Active Minds sponsored a live Zoom event for all to attend to address challenges and struggles students and families are facing during the unpredictable...

Christopher Douglas holding his Associates Degree

Eight Years of Persistence

Ashley Liermann, Writer November 12, 2021

Former MSJC student, Christopher Douglas, did not plan on taking eight years to obtain his associate degree. Generally, it takes two years to complete and obtain an associates degree as a full-time student,...

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