Blood Drive
Oct18

Blood Drive

SAN MARCOS — One blood donation can save up to 3 lives. Donating blood is also good for the donor’s health. By reducing iron stores in the body, blood donation reduces the risk of some cancers and promotes heart and liver health. In other words, when donating blood, everybody wins. Palomar College is hosting an American Red Cross blood drive, between the hours of 9 a.m. and 3 p.m., Nov. 6-9, at parking lot 6. The Red Cross urges...

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Mammograms
Oct18

Mammograms

SAN MARCOS – – – The Community Health Imaging Centers will be providing free mammograms for women 40 and older who have not had a mammogram in the last year. Mammograms will be provided to staff and students on Oct. 31, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Lot 6 near the Teaching & Learning Center. The Mobile Mammography Coach is San Diego’s premier mobile women’s service vehicle equipped with 3D digital tomosynthesis...

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ASG Board seats filled
Oct18

ASG Board seats filled

Student governance at Palomar College is at its highest participation in years. The Associated Student Government (ASG) board consists of 14 senate positions, seven delegate seats, as well a seat for president and vice-president respectively. With the appointment of its newest delegate, Dalton Mullinax, it has filled its last board position. “That was one of my first goals, was to fill this board,” President of the ASG,...

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Rape Aggression Defense Classes
Oct03

Rape Aggression Defense Classes

SAN MARCOS — Palomar College Police Department is offering free self-defense classes for women.   Rape Aggression Defense (R.A.D.) classes provide basic, practical self defense techniques, and they are offered in basic and advanced level. Basic R.A.D. is held from 4-7 p.m. on Oct. 10-12 and Advanced R.A.D. is held from 4-7 p.m. on Oct. 17-19. Both classes will be held at the Dome in Room G-8.   The classes...

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Student accident
Oct02

Student accident

SAN MARCOS — A Palomar student was hit by a car in front of the school last month, according to police. At approximately 9 a.m. on Sept. 11 a Palomar College student was hit by a vehicle in an attempt to cross West Mission Road at the main entrance of the college, while the walk sign was on red. A call to 911 to report the accident was made at 9:15 a.m. Emergency personnel arrived on the scene at 9:18 a.m. and the student was...

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College Fair
Oct02

College Fair

SAN MARCOS — Representatives from more than 50 colleges will be on campus to provide information and answer student questions at the Fall 2017 College Fair from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 17 at the SU-Quad. The event will be hosted by the Transfer Center and will provide students with free pizza, drinks, and prizes. There will also be application workshops and brief question counseling at the event.

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