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ASA Lecture Discusses the Turmoil in Artsakh

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Alexandra Duncan, Entertainment Editor
December 3, 2014

A darkening sky indicated to Christina Zakharian, a 28-year-old mother of two, that it was time to herd the cows homeward. It had only been a month since she moved from Armenia to Nagorno-Karabakh with her family when she stepped on an anti-personnel blast mine that left her without her left leg from... Read more »

Genocide Memorial Museum Receives Approval

Anahit Kardzhyan, Staff Writer
December 3, 2014

In early November, the Glendale City Council approved the Armenian Genocide Centennial Committee’s idea to build an Armenian museum and cultural center as a tribute to the Armenian Americans in Glendale. Members of various Armenian churches and organizations also attended the council meeting to present... Read more »

Student Government Spring 2015 Election Results

Aimee Yeghiayan Beck, Staff Writer
December 3, 2014

The Associated Students of Glendale Community College held elections on November 19 and 20 with 1,318 ballots cast. Anna Aleksanyan was elected as vice president of administration with 506 votes. The runner-up was Sevana Hakopian with 397 votes. Anna Aleksanyan (no relation to the vice president of administration)... Read more »

Ferguson Result Springs Leaders Into Action

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Alexandra Duncan, Entertainment Editor
December 3, 2014

The echoing sounds of gunshots resounded throughout the town of Ferguson, Mo. after Officer Darren Wilson, the man who shot and killed 18-year-old Michael Brown, was not indicted by the grand jury on Nov. 24. Protests broke out through the city where more than three months ago, Brown was shot 10 times... Read more »

Job Market is Getting Better for College Students

Elie Georges, Staff Writer
November 21, 2014

Although the economy has started recovering and unemployment rates have decreased, finding jobs is still a challenge for college students. With arms wide open, the college’s Job Placement Center welcomes hundreds of students and alumni every semester to match them with job opportunities in various... Read more »

Newly Remodeled Veterans Center Celebrates Grand Opening

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Aimee Yeghiayan Beck, Staff Writer
November 21, 2014

After two years of hard work, members of the GCC Veterans Association finally accomplished their goal of having a newly expanded Veteran’s Resource Center on campus, celebrating the occasion with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Nov. 6. Although the veterans had a space that opened a year ago, the new... Read more »

Burglars Break Into San Gabriel, Steal Computers

Melinda Ebrahimi, Staff Writer
November 21, 2014

Three computers were stolen from the top floor of the San Gabriel building after a burglar broke into several offices during the weekend of Nov. 8. The offices broken into included SG 315, 318, and 319 in addition to 323, 367 and 368. The suspect managed to break the windows of the doors to get in. Although... Read more »

Trust Grant Paves the Way for Tech Jobs in Glendale

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Emiliano Chavez, Staff Writer
November 5, 2014

With catering provided by the school’s culinary department and flat-screen T.V.’s, borrowed from Clark Magnet High School, set up around the room, the Student Center was transformed into a mini banquet hall to host the Verdugo Creative Technologies Consortium’s partner’s reception on Oct. 29. About... Read more »

Bachelor’s Degrees a possibility for Junior Clolleges

Rikard Kohler, Staff Writer
November 5, 2014

New legislation passed by Gov. Jerry Brown on Sept. 28 could allow Glendale College the possibility of offering baccalaureate degrees in specific areas; however, state requirements and funding limit the options. The pilot program, which would allow community colleges to offer bachelor’s degrees primarily... Read more »

Rio Hondo’s ‘El Paisano’ Apologizes

El Vaquero, Staff
November 5, 2014

A story written by El Vaquero  editor-in-chief Agnessa Kasumyan and published in its Oct. 22 edition was misappropriated and republished in El Paisano, the student newspaper of Rio Hondo College, as well as on its website. El Paisano’s co-editor David Loza said the story was given to his adviser,... Read more »

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