Club Rush has long awaited for activity boom
Oct04

Club Rush has long awaited for activity boom

After several semesters of low involvement, clubs saw a boom of student attendance. At Palomar College, Club Rush has had big club turnouts and widespread student participation or has had very low participation and turnouts. This year’s Club Rush wasn’t exactly filled to the brim with people, but saw a spike in student turnout. Previous semesters for example, there was a lack of participation on both the club side and the...

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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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Dean controversy leaves unsteady relations for staff and administration
Sep11

Dean controversy leaves unsteady relations for staff and administration

The contract for one of Palomar College’s deans, who allegedly conducted himself in a manner that was verbally abusive to faculty, and was accused of sexual harassment, was bought out over the summer months. Syed “Khaled” Hussain, was the dean of the Arts, Media, Business and Computer Sciences division. He was hired in the fall of 2016, and almost immediately began experiencing issues with the faculty members that he oversaw. “After...

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Learning service fair
Aug25

Learning service fair

SAN MARCOS — Palomar is hosting the learning service fair. The event will be held at 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. on Aug. 31 in the Student Union Quad grass area. This event is a great way for Palomar students to get connected with their local nonprofit organizations. These organizations are always looking for students willing to volunteer. There are 11 easy steps to follow if you are interested in volunteering. For further...

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New Boehm Exhibit
Aug25

New Boehm Exhibit

SAN MARCOS — The Boehm Gallery will be opening their new exhibit called the Parallel Universe. The opening exhibit features four artists and their works demonstrating individual exploration of planes of existence. The featured artists include John Brinton Hogan, Matthew Bradley David Forbes, and Jennifer Ling Datchuk. The gallery will hold opening receptions on Thursday, Aug 31 from 1 to 3pm and on Saturday, Sept 2 from 3 to...

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Effective note taking workshop
Aug25

Effective note taking workshop

SAN MARCOS — Students can learn how to take expert notes at the Effective Note Taking Strategies workshop. The workshop will be held from 11 a.m. – noon on Aug. 30 in the Teaching and Learning Center (TLC) in room 112. The academic workshop will focus on teaching study skills and different note-taking methods that can be used in the classroom and applied in studying. Learning tips on how to determine what is important,...

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