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Eroding Foundation Under a House of Cards

The United States Congress can be likened to an angry, sweaty wrestling match between opponents that have locked each other in chokeholds, neither making any progress.

Or, if you prefer the non-violent analogy, a loaf of bread stale enough to be added to your mother’s rock garden.

Underwood 2016 tee

MVC Swallow Day

Featuring Dr. Charles Brown

Moreno Valley College's Swallow Day was celebrated Thursday, March 18, with a seminar featuring Charles Brown, Ph.D. Dr. Brown has been studying the evolution of social behavior in cliff swallows for over thirty years. The seminar was presented by the MVC Science Department and held in the Humanities Building.

swallows

A New Day Dawning for the Mature Adults Returning to School

Seasoned Students

There are more older adults attending college to attain a higher education degree, or to improve outdated skills to better themselves. Some of these students have been displaced by former jobs and never completed their education due to raising children, some have had misfortunes in life. I spoke with three returning student in this demographic.

Career Preparation Workshops

Career & Transfer Fair

To better prepare students for the upcoming Career and Transfer Fair, the Career and Transfer Center is offering Career Preparation Workshops. Terrie Hawthorne, master of social work, led the "Interview Skills Workshop" on Tuesday, March 10 from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. The workshop was held in room 335 of the Humanities Building.

Career

Textbooks: New, Used, New Rental, Used Rental?

MVC Bookstore

When it comes to purchasing textbooks, students have multiple choices. Moreno Valley College Bookstore offers several purchase options when it comes to buying textbooks.

Edgar Salas, MVC bookstore manager, shared several alternatives when it comes to buying textbooks.

MVC Bookstore

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Eroding Foundation Under a House of Cards

The United States Congress can be likened to an angry, sweaty wrestling match between opponents that have locked each other in chokeholds, neither making any progress.

Or, if you prefer the non-violent analogy, a loaf of bread stale enough to be added to your mother’s rock garden.

Underwood 2016 tee

MVC Swallow Day

Featuring Dr. Charles Brown

Moreno Valley College's Swallow Day was celebrated Thursday, March 18, with a seminar featuring Charles Brown, Ph.D. Dr. Brown has been studying the evolution of social behavior in cliff swallows for over thirty years. The seminar was presented by the MVC Science Department and held in the Humanities Building.

swallows

A New Day Dawning for the Mature Adults Returning to School

Seasoned Students

There are more older adults attending college to attain a higher education degree, or to improve outdated skills to better themselves. Some of these students have been displaced by former jobs and never completed their education due to raising children, some have had misfortunes in life. I spoke with three returning student in this demographic.

Career Preparation Workshops

Career & Transfer Fair

To better prepare students for the upcoming Career and Transfer Fair, the Career and Transfer Center is offering Career Preparation Workshops. Terrie Hawthorne, master of social work, led the "Interview Skills Workshop" on Tuesday, March 10 from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. The workshop was held in room 335 of the Humanities Building.

Career

Textbooks: New, Used, New Rental, Used Rental?

MVC Bookstore

When it comes to purchasing textbooks, students have multiple choices. Moreno Valley College Bookstore offers several purchase options when it comes to buying textbooks.

Edgar Salas, MVC bookstore manager, shared several alternatives when it comes to buying textbooks.

MVC Bookstore

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Eroding Foundation Under a House of Cards

The United States Congress can be likened to an angry, sweaty wrestling match between opponents that have locked each other in chokeholds, neither making any progress.

Or, if you prefer the non-violent analogy, a loaf of bread stale enough to be added to your mother’s rock garden.

Underwood 2016 tee

Social Networking

Social networks can be tempting during school hours to communicate with peers and other necessities they might have. But social networking could also be a distraction.

Depending on how it’s being utilized, but sometimes they can be a helpful tool.

When they are present in class, social networks should be kept aside.

Student Views on Books

Books are important to the college lifestyle. Students need them for their classes and sometimes they just want books to read. These days students have the option to choose what kind of book they want. They can have a physical book they carry around or if they have some sort of electronic device they can download a whole book into and carry the device around.

E-Books

The Pain and Gain of Rain

Less than a month into the semester, a downpour hit the Southern Californian region and claimed it as its own. From flooding to minor evacuations, the rain failed to cease its relentless torrent. “This rain is insanity. I can’t even get to the bus stop down the street. Luckily it’s the weekend, but I hope that the rain doesn’t go into the week.

Car Fool or School Star?

In today’s economic style of living, one must choose between certain aspects of life and prioritize it, by needs and wants. A necessity is something that one needs in order to function, at least fluidly, such as a car, whereas a want, is something that one wants to attain for simple joy and pleasure, such as a brand new car or the car of one’s dreams.

Sports

RCC Tigers (7-1) vs. Chaffey Panthers (5-3)

The powerhouse RCC Tigers with their 7-1 record head into Grigsby Field to face off against conference rival Chaffey College who post a record of 5-3. 

The last two weeks the RCC Tigers have been faced with tough competition against opponents Mt. San Antonio and Long Beach as the Tigers came out victorious in both match ups.

RCC Kicker

Football Preview: Mt.San Antonio Mounties (6-1) vs RCC Tigers (5-1)

This week the Riverside City College (RCC) Tigers Football Team will play host to Mount San Antonio Mounties in a conference showdown at Wheelock Stadium. Last year, these two teams played with the Tigers edging out Mounties in a 33-30 victory.

RCC Tigers Football

Tigers (2-0) Set to Do Battle against Grossmont (1-1)

Riverside City College's Tigers are off to another impressive football season.

The Tigers are currently 2-0 to start of the 2014 season, with wins coming against Bakersfield, in which RCC ran right through 51-3 and in an exciting game last week against Saddleback in a double overtime win 37-34.

Norco Mustangs take a Tough Loss

The girl's soccer team starts off pre-season with a 7-1 loss.

Thursday, August 28th, Norco College girls' soccer team headed out to Mt. San Antonio College for the first game of season.

After a whole summer of training two to three hours a day, the girls felt they were ready for the win.

Unfortunately, almost half of the team had obtained injuries in the previous weeks and were not capable of performing at their best.

World Cup 2014

The world cup is the event everybody is anxious for it to start because it takes place every four years, from June 12 through July 12.

It’s been four years from the last FIFA World Cup in which Spain took the trophy in South Africa, leaving them as the best of the world for these past years.

Arts and Entertainment

Wild: A Film Review

The story of one woman's journey through wilderness and through tragedy, Reese Witherspoon brings an immense amount of depth and rawness to the visually striking Wild.

Wild's Theatrical Release Poster

"Jiro Dreams of Sushi": A Review

Jiro Dreams of Sushi is an American documentary film released in 2011 and directed by David Gelb.

The film follows sushi master Jiro Ono, 85 years old at the time the film was shot.

jiro

John Wick Movie Review

John Wick is definitely a must see for anyone wanting to enjoy a fresh new rejuvenation in the assassin movie genre, post-Kill Bill.

It's a commercial (if not critical) revival for actor Keanu Reeves.

John Wick

The Judge Movie Review

Both Robert Downey Jr. and Robert Duvall star in the newly released film The Judge.

Duvall is an Oscar winner for his role in Tender Mercies (1983) and noted for roles in Apocalypse Now, A Civil Action, The Great Santini, and The Godfather.

The Judge Poster

"The Simpsons Guy" Review

 

 

This past Sunday, Fox brought two of America’s favorite families and had them under the same roof for Family Guy's 13th season premiere.    

The Simpsons Guy

Latest Stories

Eroding Foundation Under a House of Cards
Nick Deleon
Posted: March 28, 2015
MVC Swallow Day
Patricia Landolt
Posted: March 28, 2015
A New Day Dawning for the Mature Adults Returning to School
Natalie Guidry
Posted: March 20, 2015
Career Preparation Workshops
Patricia Landolt
Posted: March 16, 2015
My Voice, His Dream
Nick Aranda
Posted: March 10, 2015

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