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Gaucho women track & field finishes with success at state

Sun, 05/21/2017 - 3:29pm
Saddleback College’s track & field team wrapped up the season at American River College in Sacramento, California. These Gauchos placed 17th, placing in fifth best finish on record. Over the weekend starting Friday, Anna Gillis finished sixth in the hammer throw. Shortly after Rachel Oberschelp finished fourth in the 3,000 meter steeplechase. Saddleback finished in […]
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Saddleback College student Devin Sutorius throwing smoke

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 6:15pm
Saddleback sophomore pitcher Devin Sutorius continues spoiling opponent’s timespent at home. If given the option between spending a day sitting on a sunny beach or working on a miniature dirt island, it’s likely many may take the sun and sand as an easy choice. Yet for Saddleback sophomore pitcher Devin Sutorius, there’s no place he’d rather be than […]
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San Clemente Raiders steal the win 14-7

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 6:07pm
Beach town brings youth flag football playoffs. The Raiders win vs the Chiefs 14-7 on Friday night at the Vista Hermosa sports park. This game determined who will make it into the championship game next Friday. Twice a year, family’s jump to register their children for the popular Friday Night Flag Football league with the City of San […]
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Town hall with or without Congresswoman Mimi Walters

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 11:56am
On Monday at 6:30 pm at Northwood High school in Irvine, California 45th a non-partisan, grass-root organization held a Town Hall for the 45th district without their congresswomen Mimi Walters.  The California 45th group set up this Town Hall for many angry residents that weren’t satisfy with Rep. Walters “tele-town hall” last week. Residents met in […]
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Beyond a victory on the field

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 2:40pm
To make a team successful it takes more than a player’s determination to win. At Saddleback College, coaches see nutrition and training as a crucial part of a team’s performance on the field.   Kerry Crab, assistant football coach at Saddleback College focuses on getting a team stronger by creating a training regiment that is […]
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It’s not always about winning

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 2:30pm
Although the Gauchos women’s softball team lost this season, these women finished the season with triumph this spring. Finishing their regular season 21-17 overall and 11-10 in OEC play. And Saddleback had three players named for the All-Orange Empire Conference Team. Nelsa Delagente was selected to first team as pitcher for leading 18-17 overall record with 3.27 […]
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The debut of Kung-fu Kenny

Mon, 05/08/2017 - 5:07pm
“Damn” is an incredibly intense roller coaster of a record. Making his debut as Kung-Fu Kenny, Kendrick Lamar shows us the real roots of hip hop, while discussing his fears, thoughts and social critiques through rhythms. Kendrick is a natural storyteller and we are his audience. This is Kendrick’s social commentary turned into a modern […]
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Juried student work at Saddleback art gallery

Mon, 05/08/2017 - 3:15pm
Saddleback College is currently holding their annual juried student art exhibition in the college’s Art Gallery. The gallery is showcasing work from various students who attend the college and  the artwork ranges from paintings to photography to handmade jewelry to sculptures. “The gallery is meant to help students get their work out there and allow […]
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How to survive finals week

Mon, 05/08/2017 - 1:41pm
As finals week approaches, many students are beginning to experience the panic that comes when they realize they may not be totally prepared for finals, and realize trying to cram an entire semester’s worth of learning into one night is a daunting and nearly impossible task.   Here are some tips and tricks to help students succeed or at […]
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TED Tuesday features theory why bees are disappearing

Sat, 05/06/2017 - 4:22pm
Student’s shared pizza and discussed the bee decline at interactive TED video showing. Each week Associated Student Government President Lucy Hendrix helps Student Development host TED Tuesdays, where students watch informative TED Talks videos. TED Tuesdays are held in Student Services Center, Room 211, at 12:15 p.m. Attendees get a free lunch to watch and discuss […]
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Christina Hinkle: a look into the new dean’s accomplishments

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 3:39pm
  Christina Hinkle began her new role as interim dean of the Social and Behavioral Sciences Division at Saddleback College on May 1. Prior to becoming the new dean, she was the director of learning assistance in the Library Resource Center where she contributed as a student tutor. “We’ve been able to accomplish a lot together as a […]
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Meet the director of ‘Tennessee Williams Act One’

Wed, 05/03/2017 - 11:03am
Tennessee Williams One Acts is now playing at Saddleback College, featuring four short stories set in the early 30s. Long Beach City College professor Hal Landon is the director of the play, with experience in theatre and is an actor himself. Landon shares some of Tennessee Williams’ background to give a better understanding of the […]
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Saddleback College kicks off spring with a successful plant sale

Mon, 05/01/2017 - 2:09pm
Sales go towards the department scholarships Saddleback College’s horticulture and landscape design department held its biannual Plant Sale on a Thursday and Friday on campus in the greenhouse, where 99.9 percent of the proceeds go toward student scholarships and the remaining 1 percent goes towards seeds and dirt that college students plant themselves. This spring plant sale […]
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The N-word, who can say it, who can’t

Mon, 05/01/2017 - 1:59pm
I stand at the crosshairs of being white (like pasty, transparent white) and female passing (not that my genitals are anyone’s business), but I think that’s important to include to give perspective. I grew up here in Southern Orange County, and I’ve been raised to subconsciously cross the street when I see a man of […]
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​Families, teens and foodies all under a one roof at Union Market

Mon, 05/01/2017 - 1:37pm
This Mission Viejo venue offers plenty of food and entertainment options If you have ever spent hours deciding where you and your friends will go to grab some food you know how difficult it can be. Some want tacos, others want sandwiches and someone else wants just to get some coffee. This process alone can […]
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Saddleback students clean up for Earth Day

Mon, 05/01/2017 - 1:37pm
With gloves and trash bags in hand, some singing and dancing, about 20 students volunteered to take part in a campus cleanup around Saddleback College to commemorate Earth Day, the national holiday celebrated on April 22. Some took part for extra credit from instructor Morgan Barrows. “I am doing the campus cleanup, because I believe […]
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Saddleback College’s fashion students start a ‘Movement’

Mon, 05/01/2017 - 1:34pm
  Saddleback College hosted its 12th annual fashion show “Movement,” which featured handmade designs by the college’s fashion and merchandising students in Saddleback College’s Special Effects class, taught by instructor Diane Mcgroarty. About more than 100 students helped put on the show, and over 330 people attended the show on Thursday, April 27, 2017. This […]
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The future of women in the workspace

Sun, 04/30/2017 - 1:33pm
Saddleback College holds workshops to improve the work life of women Saddleback College held the Women’s Leadership Forum on Friday at the Student Services Center, attended by dozens of working women and students. The program was organized in conjunction with Saddleback and the American Association of University Women which featured guest speakers and panelists of […]
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Puppies Galore- A Dog Lovers’ Paradise

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 1:32pm
Saddleback College’s business department organizes donation-based campus Dog Fair Students, faculty and visitors had the opportunity to bring their dogs on campus, Thursday, April 27, for the 2017 Campus Dog Fair in the Quad. The business department marketed and coordinated the entire event. They brought in vendors and volunteers from adoption centers to help raise […]
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Workshop introduces students to careers in multimedia journalism

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 2:48pm
Students gathered at 3 p.m. Wednesday in Saddleback College room SSC 140 for the #TrendingNow – Careers in Multi-Media Journalism workshop, presented by video journalism professor Karyn Bower. The workshop was aimed at helping students discover various multimedia journalism career choices and accumulate resources for career building. Bower also brought along two student guest speakers […]
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