Jazz Trio

Steven Buriek/The Telescope A musician grasped two trumpets, one in each hand. Gilbert Castellanos sounded an unconventional, raucous jazz solo alternating between frugal horn and trumpet during the weekly Concert Hour Sept. 4 at the campus theater. “Eighty percent of that was improvisation; the double trumpet thing is just something I have been playing around with,” Castellanos said. This ambidextrous spectacle reverberated...

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Club hosts suicide prevention, more events Sept. 10 on campus
Sep09

Club hosts suicide prevention, more events Sept. 10 on campus

Sean Horgan/The Telescope The Active Minds club hosted an event Sept. 9 that promoted suicide awareness. The club set up its booth in front of the cafeteria where students could receive support and learn how to prevent suicide. Tommey Mok, 28, Active Minds vice president, stressed the importance of the information that was being presented at the event. “Everybody on this planet should go to this event because it helps you see the...

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Gallery:  Men’s Soccer vs. Norco College
Sep09

Gallery: Men’s Soccer vs. Norco College

[Show picture list]Slideshows require the Flash Player and a browser with Javascript support.   Palomar Men’s Soccer hosted Norco College on Sept. 5, 2014 at Minkoff Field.  The teams tied 1 t0 1. Photos by Marcela Alamie and Philip...

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College Still Financially Worthwhile
Sep09

College Still Financially Worthwhile

Going to college is still a worthwhile financial investment despite soaring tuition costs and burdensome student debt, according to a new government study. “Even though this is my first year here, I appreciate it and love it more than any other school I’ve been in,” said Palomar College student Jessie Aguayo, 18. From 1970 to 2013, the average college graduate has earned about $64,500 a year versus $41,000 for...

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Kick off to clean campus
Sep09

Kick off to clean campus

Mission 2B Clean and Green is a project to keep up the recycling efforts on campus. The task will begin on Sept. 18 at 10 a.m. If you and your club are looking to get points, this event can help. Campus clubs have to register their teams at the Office of Student Affairs, then fully complete a campus clean up assignment. Contact Lindsay Kretchman for more information at lkretchman@palomar.edu.

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