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Statway Classes Help Students Pass Math

Anthony Huizar, Staff Writer
May 29, 2014

Math can be one of the most widely despised subjects of all time, leading to a good share of anxiety attacks – particularly when numbers begin to mix with letters in a multi-step equation involving various formulas and rules to depict one answer. According to statistics, 73 percent of college freshman... Read more »

El Vaquero Wins Awards at State Conference

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El Vaquero Staff
April 29, 2014

The El Vaquero news staff earned a total of seven awards at the Journalism Association of Community Colleges 2014 State Conference at the Burbank Marriott held April 3 through 5. The newspaper staff won its second General Excellence in Print award in a row. Production manager Richard Kontas was awarded... Read more »

Sal Polcino

Anthony ‘Sal’ Polcino

February 26, 2014

Anthony ‘Sal’ Polcino is a professional jazz guitarist and published songwriter. He recently returned to school to study journalism, creative writing and communications. Polcino has been a copywriter for his small business for the last six years writing biographies, press releases and blogs for... Read more »

Agnessa Kasumyan

Agnessa Kasumyan

February 26, 2014

After writing for her high school newspaper, Agnessa decided to pursue a career in journalism. During her junior year of high school, she broke a story regarding a racial profiling case at school. A year later, her follow-up story finished top five in the National Scholastic Press Association. She has... Read more »

Alexandra Duncan

Alexandra Duncan

February 26, 2014

This is Alex Duncan’s second year at GCC and first year on the El Vaquero staff.  Alex is majoring in Mass Communications and is planning on transferring to Cal State East Bay next fall. She enjoys hiking with her dog and singing any chance she can. She also enjoys expressing herself through writing... Read more »

Jonathan Williams

Jonathan Williams

February 26, 2014

My name is Jonathan Williams, I’m 22, I love sports, entertainment and technology. This is my first semester in the newsroom and I am ecstatic to be part of the team. Put me in coach! I love to cook, I was once an aspiring chef and I love to write. I’m also a huge movie buff.

Eric Bourse

Eric Bourse

February 26, 2014

Eric Bourse was born and raised in Hollywood, California. This is Bourse’s  fifth year as a member of El Vaquero and has served as writer, editor-in-chief, and is currently the newsroom manager. He has covered a variety of topics for the paper including film reviews, news, features and sporting... Read more »

Jane Pojawa

Jane in her natural environment

February 26, 2014

Jane Pojawa is a Southern California-based print media editor/writer who also dabbles in web design. Her passion is historical research and has served as  a secretary/archivist/historian for the Cabot’s Pueblo Museum board of directors 2008-2010), the communications director for the Friends of the... Read more »

Kathy Bakowicz

Kathy Bakowicz

February 26, 2014

Kathy Bakowicz, an international student from Sweden, is in her second semester at GCC. She is studying all forms of photography and hopes to go pro when she graduates.

Journalism Department to be Honored by the Board of Trustees

Student journalists contribute to the Glendale News-Press:
Kathy Bakowicz, from left, Jonathan Williams, Alexandra Duncan, Sal Polcino  and Agnessa Kasumyan.

Jane Pojawa, Editor-in-Chief, Insider Magazine
February 21, 2014

Glendale College’s Journalism Department will be honored by the Board of Trustees of Glendale on Monday in Krieder Hall at 5 p.m. This presentation will feature a status update on the Journalism Department including Insider Magazine, El Vaquero Newspaper and student contributions to the Glendale... Read more »

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