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Transfer Advice from a Former MSJC Student now Attending UCLA

Olivia Voelkel, President/Writer November 16, 2022

  Americans attending colleges come from all different backgrounds and experiences, whether they are a parent going back to school part time, an adult who is going back to school for another degree,...

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Off the Top

November 15, 2022

"Off the Top"  by Kendra Williams   The world is not, Nor has she ever been, suicidal. Her death is on us. (That’s our sin.) We, murderous beings. Murdering beings. Merciless...

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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...

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The Third Place- Forging Friendships and Chance Encounters

Hannah De Leon, Guest Writer November 7, 2022

“The Third Place” is a term coined by Ray Oldenburg, referring to a third place where people spend their time.  The first place is home and second place is work. These places once housed the exchanging...

MSJC Improves To 7-1 After A Dominant Win Over Desert

MSJC Improves To 7-1 After A Dominant Win Over Desert

Both Mt. San Jacinto College and College of the Desert were 6-1 going into this matchup. MSJC was looking to add to their win streak by winning the homecoming matchup against the COD Roadrunners. This...

A Blur

A Blur

November 2, 2022
"A Blur" by Ricardo Marquez
Eagles Win 31-0 Against Orange Coast As Defense Remains Strong

Eagles Win 31-0 Against Orange Coast As Defense Remains Strong

Derrick Spearman, Writer October 7, 2022

The Eagles’ defense shut out the Pirates’ offense in last week's game against Orange Coast.  Currently the Eagles’ defense has not given up a point in the last six quarters. The Orange Coast...

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...

My Diagnosis With An Invisible Disease Called, “POTS”

My Diagnosis With An Invisible Disease Called, “POTS”

Ashley Liermann, Writer May 5, 2022

https://linktr.ee/ashley_liermann   Spread the word for awareness, support, and learn more at the main foundations: https://www.dysautonomiainternational.org/   https://www.standinguptopots.org/ Invisible...

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...

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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