ASG election now open

You can now go online and vote in the ASG elections at: https://www2.palomar.edu/vote/LoginActiveDirectory.aspx?SurveyID=m8KH5m6 The two candidates are Johnathan Farmer, President, and Angel Jimenez, Vice President. Both are running unopposed.

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Governing Board vice president crashes on campus

Dr. Rose Marie Dishman, Governing Board vice president, drove her car over a sidewalk in Lot 1 and hit two cars parked opposite the embankment at 2:40 p.m. on April 24. Two parking signs and several trees were knocked over during the accident, in addition to moderate damages to the front of two other cars. According to Dishman, the car lurched forward when she unintentionally placed her foot on the accelerator rather than the brake...

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Cactus garden celebrates 50th anniversary

Palomar celebrated the 50th anniversary of the Cactus and Succulent Garden on April 28. “To me, it’s a celebration of all the hard work of our gardeners and volunteers, and it’s a great opportunity to get public support,” said Palomar Groundskeeper Antonio Rangel. The garden is located across the parking lot from the softball field on Mission Road and is home of cacti that are up to 60 years old. “We have just about every native...

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Learning through working: department helps students get in touch

For 44 years, a relatively under publicized department has been connecting students with real world experience opportunities in a variety of careers. Established in 1968, the Cooperative Education Department at Palomar puts students in internships spanning a wide range of industries in exchange for school credit and work experience. On average, the program enroll over 700 students in the spring and fall semesters and over 250 in the...

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OLYMPICS PREVIEW: Volleyball

The Olympic sport of volleyball will feature 12 male teams and 12 female teams with a total of 288 athletes. The fast-paced sport begins with two pools of six teams. Each team will play the other five teams within the pool. From there, the top eight teams advance and play in another bracket. The winners of the semi-finals will compete for the gold. THE GAME Both teams are allowed to have six players on the court at one time. A roving...

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