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Unity

January 25, 2023

"Unity" by Antonio Yanez    We are one! We may be single individuals; Living to survive day by day but, We are smart and even stronger than what we think. Here is the math...

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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...

Eagles Had A Great Season but Came Up Short in The American Championship Bowl

Eagles Had A Great Season but Came Up Short in The American Championship Bowl

Derrick Spearman, Writer December 1, 2022

In the American Bowl Championship, the 9-1 MSJC Eagles hosted the 10-0 Citrus College Owls. Both teams had an impressive year. Citrus ultimately took the victory in this matchup, as mistakes by the...

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Nail-Biter: MSJC Defeats Pasadena City And Becomes 2022 Mountain Conference Champions

Derrick Spearman, Writer November 17, 2022

  Last year, the Lancers beat the Eagles 28-26 in a heart breaker; this year the Eagles came out on top in a close game against the Lancers, and are the sole American Mountain League Conference...

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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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Taylor Swift Midnights Review

Pia Henson, Writer November 9, 2022

Taylor Swift is known for her outstanding lyricism and influential tunes. On October 21st, Swift released a brand new pop album amidst the re-recording of her first 6 albums and received mixed reviews...

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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
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...

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