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Saddleback College Career Fair connects community with employers

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 4:21pm
The annual Career Fair returned to the Saddleback quad on April 11. More than 100 employers assembled informational booths for students seeking part-time or entry-level employment as well as internships and careers available with continuing education. “Employers still want to come and connect with our students and they still want to hire our students here […]
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Embrace Your Voice

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 7:34pm
Students, faculty and people of the community come together to express their emotions and learn more about Sexual Assault Awareness Month Saddleback held a Sexual Assault Awareness Day on Monday, April 9. 11 different organizations attended the event and provided information for attendees.  The Clothesline Project, one of the organizations at the event, allows victims […]
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UPDATE: Saddleback College President resigns

Tue, 04/10/2018 - 6:36pm
Thomas M. Fallo, South Orange County Community College District Interim Chancellor, sent this email this afternoon to the Saddleback College community concerning Saddleback College President Gregory Anderson’s resignation.  This morning Dr. Gregory Anderson submitted the following resignation: Dear Saddleback Community, After discussions with district leadership, I have submitted my resignation as president of Saddleback College. […]
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BRIEF: Interim Chancellor Thomas Fallo announces Saddleback College’s temporary appointment of James Buysse as Acting President

Tue, 04/10/2018 - 12:38pm
Thomas M. Fallo, South Orange County Community College District Interim Chancellor, sent this email this morning to the Saddleback College community. Please note the temporary appointment of Dr. James Buysse as the Acting President of Saddleback College pending further consideration by the Board of Trustees. Effective immediately, please address any college issues directly with Dr. […]
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Ironman 70.3 stops at Oceanside for competitive purse

Sun, 04/08/2018 - 10:13pm
International athletes compete to qualify for World Championship Race Athletes of all ages competed in an Ironman 70.3 pro race in Oceanside on April 7, in a triathlon consisting of swimming, biking and running. The competition celebrated their 40th anniversary this year with a prize purse of $50,000. The pro tour has grown globally with […]
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BRIEF: Sexual Assault Awareness Day

Sun, 04/08/2018 - 10:11pm
The day where your voice can be heard on campus. National Sexual Violence Resource Center made April the month of bringing awareness to Sexual Assault. Saddleback College will hold a Sexual Assault Awareness Day on Monday, March 9 at the quad from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The theme will be Embrace Your Voice and […]
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BRIEF: More than half of Saddleback College athletes appointed to Athletic Honor Roll

Sun, 04/08/2018 - 9:33pm
167 student-athletes designated to the Athletic Honor Roll for academic excellence during fall 2017 semester The Saddleback College athletic department announced on March 16 that 167 of 308 student-athletes for the 2017 fall semester had met the requirements for the honor roll and were named onto the Athletic Honor Roll. It requires that student-athletes take and […]
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‘Before I Die Wall’ comes to Saddleback

Fri, 04/06/2018 - 10:58pm
Saddleback hosted the annual Majors Fair on April 4, with several departments featuring informational booths for their certificate and degree programs. The gerontology department featured a particularly large four-sided chalkboard display on the quad lawn, known as the “Before I Die Wall.” The fair happened to coincide with Careers in Aging Week, which falls on […]
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BRIEF: Saddleback Career Fair returns

Fri, 04/06/2018 - 10:52pm
The annual Career Fair will be held at Saddleback College this Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the campus quad, located between the Student Services Center and Business/General Studies buildings. More than 135 employers attended the event in 2017 and more than 100 organizations registered to attend this year. Students and job seekers […]
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Gauchos make the Pirates walk the plank as Saddleback defeats OCC 8-1

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 2:12pm
Tanner Brubaker pitches complete game in another dominant performance. The Saddleback Gauchos opened up a three game series at Doug Fritz Field with an 8-1 victory over the Orange Coast College Pirates. On the bump for Saddleback, was their ace Tanner Brubaker. He tossed a complete game to push the Gauchos to victory and improve […]
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BRIEF: Saddleback College will host a prescription abuse prevention presentation

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 10:23pm
The California Nursing Students’ Association will be presenting a lecture on Wednesday, April 4 The California Nursing Students’ Association has planned to present “RX for Prevention – Drug Abuse Trends in Orange County,” from 7 p.m. through 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 4. The presentation’s announcement states that it will occur in room 145 of […]
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Saddleback College to close campus in observance of 4/20

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 9:36pm
California State Governor Jerry Dank signs ordinance establishing April 20 a statewide holiday California’s governor signed the California Cannabis Industry Association and Weedmaps.com proposed OIL-420 bill that enacts April 20 as a statewide holiday at Oakland’s Telegraph Health Center cannabis clinic. Saddleback College, along with other community colleges within the state will close their campus […]
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APRIL FOOLS: Spring Cleaning 101

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 2:10pm
With spring finally here, the change in seasons sweeping in a fresh start. Knowing where to start can be difficult when it comes to spring cleaning, so here are some tips to help you out with purging your living space. Take a blow torch to every object in your home to sanitize it. Yes, some […]
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How to get swole

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 1:37pm
Want to have an addiction to drugs and become a Japanese animated character? Well this workout routine might be for you. WARNING: These workouts may condone illegal substances. Please take at your own risk. None of these tips will help you and you could die. Again, do this out your own risk. Also this all […]
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HOROSCOPES: Your guide to what’s up this month in astrology

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 1:20pm
Expect Jupiter to create a sextile with Pluto, Chiron to enter Aries, Saturn and Pluto to retrograde and Venus to enter Gemini for an exciting turn of events in April. ARIES: Relationships can be important this month, Aries. It’s definitely not the time to be passive aggressive at work or impulsive and sleep with the […]
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BRIEF: Four drivers stuck on four-way stop intersection at Saddleback College campus

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 1:08pm
Saddleback four-way stop intersection scientifically proven to be confusing to some licensed drivers The Director of the California Department of Motor Vehicles, Jean Shiomotorhead, visited Saddleback College on March 26 to inspect the campus’ compliance in uncomplicated stop sign intersections. He observed four drivers stuck at the college drive entrance on Medical Center Road and […]
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Police test drivers for THC with field sobriety tests

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 12:59pm
The ‘high’ price of driving under the influence Since the California state legalization of marijuana, police can test drivers for positive THC for DUI. Traces of THC can be difficult to detect according to authorities and lawmakers, as it is dissimilar to alcohol and other drugs which may be detected through blood and urinalysis within […]
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Advice Whisperer column

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 12:58pm
Questions answered about life, love and finance  By Andrea Zuckerman Clemett Dear Advice Whisperer, I work at an eclectic vegan cafe where I was a food server and now I got demoted to dishwasher. I got demoted because my coworker found out that I voted for Trump. She was stalking my Instagram posts from 2016 […]
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“Fifty Shades of Grey” saga inspires Anthropology class

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 12:57pm
Saddleback offers new anthropology course “ANTH-69” where students can get ready for fresh penetrating curriculum    The “Fifty Shades of Grey” saga inspires a new anthropology course entitled Fifty Shades of Real Life, studying the principles and behavior of primal and postmodern relationships between men and women. The course will utilize the trilogy as textbooks […]
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The Phantom refuses to vacate LRC

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 10:45am
In the depths of the Learning Resource Center at Saddleback college, lurks a mysterious figure that has caused terror and mayhem on our campus. Recent rumors that a performing arts major has gone mad after taking method acting a step too far and believes himself to be the Phantom from Andrew Lloyd Webber’s cash cow, […]
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