Hussain investigation is faced with scrutiny
May24

Hussain investigation is faced with scrutiny

The results of a district funded independent investigation into the conduct of Palomar Dean Syed Khaled Hussain was released, clearing him of all 18 allegations, but a number of faculty called the report biased. Faculty testified against the report at the May 9 governing board meeting, and a previous coworker at a different school has mention similar problematic behavior. Hussain says he will be back but administrators say that no...

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Chief Dimaggio hands in badge
May23

Chief Dimaggio hands in badge

As he approaches his final farewell as Chief of Police here at Palomar College, Mark Dimaggio leaves behind a strong legacy of mentoring, motivation, and the importance of connecting with people on a human level. Having been involved in law enforcement for the past 33 years, Dimaggio can draw from a variety of unique learning experiences to improve not only his current position as chief, but the positions of his team members in the...

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Palomar Promise program sees initial success
May22

Palomar Promise program sees initial success

Palomar College has raised $1.5 million within four months of their announcement of a program to provide tuition-free education to incoming college freshman. Palomar rolled out the Palomar Promise Program, a free financial aid and academic support program for graduating high school students within the district, in February. The program will be available to eligible high school graduates of the 11 school districts within the college...

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A new Path to Palomar has been created
May22

A new Path to Palomar has been created

Palomar College targeted enrollment numbers for older students with its latest event, “Path to Palomar.” On April 27, Palomar College and the Education to Career Network (ETCN) hosted the Path to Palomar event for students enrolled in local adult schools. The event showcased several of Palomar’s education programs to the visiting students, such as automotive and computer technology, as well as nursing and business management. Valerie...

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Coffee Hour
May19

Coffee Hour

SAN MARCOS—The career center is hosting a coffee hour with MV Transportation on May 23. MV transportation is a logistics company looking for drivers, and they will looking for potential new employees on Palomar’s campus. Campus Coffee hours are a chance to look for jobs in a career you are interested in. If Working as a driver is something that interests you, come to the career center, SU-17, on May 23 to speak to a MV...

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Honors Recital
May19

Honors Recital

SAN MARCOS – Experience the music that some of the best of Palomar college’s students could offer in the upcoming Honor’s Recital event. On may 25th, Palomar’s music program will be hosting a music concert consisted of the best student musicians that Palomar college could offer. The recital will be held at the Howard Brubeck Theatre on 12:30 pm through 1:30 pm. For more information contact (760) 744-1150 ext....

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