Cal State San Marcos locked down by false alarm
Aug20

Cal State San Marcos locked down by false alarm

California State University San Marcos went on lockdown this morning when a faculty member mistook a colleague’s umbrella for a rifle case, according to officials. The incident lasted approximately 40 minutes with police swept the campus starting in the parking structure where the suspect was first spotted, according to Public Information Officer Margaret Lutz. The suspect was found unarmed and quickly identified as an employee of the...

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Love on a Leash a big hit for stressed students
May05

Love on a Leash a big hit for stressed students

A day of pet therapy provided students with a stress reliever on April 23. The Active Minds club teamed up with the non-profit organization “Love on a Leash” for a National Stress Out Day event at Palomar College. Dogs surrounded the Student Union for the event and welcomed students to pet and play with them. According to Active Minds Secretary Leslie Echegoyen, dogs put a smile on peoples’ faces automatically. “Dogs are a therapy,”...

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Littrell earns honors for women’s team
May05

Littrell earns honors for women’s team

The women’s tennis team consisted entirely of freshman players except for sophomore Remy Littrell. This season Littrell was named Pacific Coast Athletic Conference Player of the Year. According to the Palomar official athletics website, on April 26 Littrell received the 2014 Region 1 Arthur Ashe Leadership and Sportsmanship Award for California Community College women’s tennis. The team finished the season 2-10 in conference and 2-13...

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Comets rack up medals for season
May05

Comets rack up medals for season

The men’s golf team placed second overall for the season and in the Pacific Coast Athletic Conference championships with a score of 769, right under College of the Desert with 761. The PCAC finals were on April 28 at Canyon Crest Country Club. With the Comets final score the golf team has advanced to the Southern California Community College Regional Championships on May 5 according to Palomar’s official athletic website. Aaron...

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‘Violent Universe’ makes its way to the Planetarium
May04

‘Violent Universe’ makes its way to the Planetarium

“Violent Universe” is the current show at the Palomar College Planetarium. The movie is a Fulldome Feature that immerses the audience into space as the movie spans across the dome movie screen. The “Violent Universe” is a stimulating experience, full of vibrant colors that opens the door to a universe of potential catastrophes. Planetarium Director Mark Lane described the new movie via email as “both an...

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