MODA hosts “Xtreme” Extravaganza
May05

MODA hosts “Xtreme” Extravaganza

Over 900 guests attended the annual fashion show presented by the Palomar College Fashion Merchandising and Design class at the California Center for the Arts on April 24. Moda Xtreme, a student produced show that featured clothing lines developed from current Palomar students, showcased almost 200 pieces displayed down the runway by 58 models. “It’s like a capstone kind of class where all the skills that they’ve learned can come...

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Student accused of arson awaits hearing
May05

Student accused of arson awaits hearing

The preliminary hearing for the Palomar student accused of arson on the San Marcos campus was delayed during his readiness conference on April 17. Judge Michael J. Popkins granted the delay because the psychological evaluation on defendant Connor Ryan Cook has not been completed. The stay away order imposed on March 18 prohibiting Cook from returning to Palomar campus was also modified; allowing Cook to visit the campus with either...

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Palomar supports new bachelor degree program
Apr20

Palomar supports new bachelor degree program

Palomar’s Governing Board motioned to support Senate Bill 850 on April 8, which will allow community colleges to offer four-year degrees to help fill the local job demand. Introduced in January by State Sen. Marty Block (D-San Diego), SB-850 would authorize the Chancellor of the California Community Colleges to approve a pilot program allowing each two year college to offer one bachelor’s degree program. “We’re finding that jobs that...

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Gallery: Women’s basketball season tips off
Nov10

Gallery: Women’s basketball season tips off

[Show as slideshow] Palomar Women’s basketball lose season opener against Santa Ana in overtime. The defending Pacific Coast Athletic Conference champions started their season losing the first game of the year in a non-conference game 87 – 81 in overtime Friday night. After having a dismal first half performance being down 41 – 30, the Palomar Comets (0 – 1) came out in the second half outscoring the Santa Ana Dons (1 – 0) 44 – 33....

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