Day in a the life of a campus police officer
Jun07

Day in a the life of a campus police officer

An day in the life of Campus Police Dispatch Supervisor, Nieves Suarez is busy, but not all that action packed. Suarez’ average day consists of more tasks than working as an actual dispatcher. She has a number of responsibilities from hiring dispatchers to checking equipment and updating records. She describes her job as “a bit of everything.” As the dispatcher on duty, Suarez was almost constantly answering calls...

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Video: Struggles of Parking at Palomar College
Jun05

Video: Struggles of Parking at Palomar College

Students speak about their difficulty finding parking at Palomar. by Anissa Ocansey, Ashley Magdeleno, David Santillan, Noah Callahan from The Telescope

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Foundation fund raises for textbooks
Jun01

Foundation fund raises for textbooks

Without fellow Alumni, the Palomar College Foundation’s funding would be cut short. The Palomar College Foundation is the primary fund raising group for student financial help, text book assistance and scholarships. Their funding ranges from donations through Alumni, big corporations, and even congressmen. They are the biggest fundraising group for the college but are an unsanctioned organization. Scholarship coordinator, Kim...

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Gallery:  Palomar College holds their 70th commencement ceremony
May30

Gallery: Palomar College holds their 70th commencement ceremony

Palomar’s graduation class of Spring 2017 graduate in front of family, friends, faculty and administration at the Commencement Ceremony on May 26.  The graduates prepare to go from one journey of life and in to the next.  Photography by Joe Dusel and Jaqueline Castellanos Gonzalez/The Telescope [Show as...

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Gallery:  Palomar students express individuality at graduation
May28

Gallery: Palomar students express individuality at graduation

Every student learns and grows as a person throughout their college career. The opportunity to decorate their graduation caps allows a student to express their individuality and who they have become amoungst their fellow graduates.    Photos by Joe Dusel/The Telescope   [Show as slideshow]    ...

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Alumni from first graduating class looks back
May26

Alumni from first graduating class looks back

As it celebrates its 70th year anniversary, Palomar College is establishing itself as one of the largest community colleges in Southern California. However, not many remember its humble beginnings when it was just a few classes held at Vista High School; its current location on Mission Road being nothing but a flat expanse of grass surrounded by the empty fields of the Twin Oaks Valley. At least one alumni remembers. Though there are...

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