Palomar College News

RSS Visit News Site

  • Palomar College presents Bryan Stevenson on March 7: Student Equity series keynote February 23, 2018
    February 22, 2018 Who: Bryan Stevenson, best-selling author of Just Mercy and Executive Director of the Equal Justice Initiative. What: Stevenson will discuss his book and his work as a public interest lawyer as part of the Palomar College Student Equity Speaker Series. When: Wednesday, March 7, 2018 5:00 p.m. Where: California Center for the […]
    Tom Pfingsten
  • Palomar Promise students on path to success February 3, 2018
    As the first Promise students enter their second semester, many are well on their way to meeting their higher education goals—without the financial burden. Applications for 2018-19 are due March 2. SAN MARCOS — As students and faculty returned to Palomar College for the spring 2018 semester, 657 freshmen began their second semester of free […]
    Tom Pfingsten
  • Students, faculty return to campus for Spring semester February 2, 2018
    Photos by Melinda Finn. The post Students, faculty return to campus for Spring semester appeared first on Palomar News.
    Tom Pfingsten
  • Three Comets headed to Division I universities to play baseball February 1, 2018
    Ryan Semon, Josh Sidney and Conor Mckenna head into their final season at Palomar College with commitments to play in Pennsylvania, Oklahoma and Kansas. SAN MARCOS — It’s a familiar routine for Buck Taylor, the head baseball coach at Palomar College: The players arrive from nearby high schools, hone their skills as Comets, spend two […]
    Tom Pfingsten
  • Parking structure opens on the first day of classes January 30, 2018
    The first parking structure at Palomar College opened Monday, Jan. 29, on the first day of the spring semester, following a grand opening ceremony on Jan. 24. Designed to address the needs of current and future students, the five-story parking structure is over 499,000 square feet, with 1,616 parking spaces, including 28 accessible and six […]
    Tom Pfingsten
  • Audio engineer blazing new trails at Palomar and beyond January 27, 2018
    One of KKSM’s nine award nominations announced this month went to Lydia Arguello—the only woman in her category, and a music lover with big ambitions. SAN MARCOS — When the nominations for “Best Audio Engineer” are recited at the Intercollegiate Broadcasting System (IBS) annual awards ceremony in New York City this spring, Lydia Arguello will […]
    Tom Pfingsten
  • Palomar College Unveils New Parking Structure in Grand Opening January 25, 2018
    Scheduled to open on the first day of the spring semester, the building provides more than 1,600 parking spaces and delivers high-tech safety and convenience features. Pictured left to right, above: Associated Student Government President and Student Trustee Chris Hopp; Palomar College Superintendent/President Dr. Joi Lin Blake; Palomar Community College District Governing Board President Paul McNamara; […]
    Tom Pfingsten
  • Grand Opening for New Parking Structure Set for Wednesday, Jan. 24 January 23, 2018
    January 22, 2018 What: Grand Opening Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony for Palomar College Parking Structure on the San Marcos campus.                                 When: Wednesday, January 24, 2018 1:00 p.m. Where:                Palomar College East side of Parking Lot 12 1140 West Mission Road San Marcos, […]
    Tom Pfingsten
  • District finances receive top marks for fifth consecutive year January 20, 2018
    SAN MARCOS (January 19, 2018) — Affirming its financial fitness, the Palomar Community College District was given an “unmodified” opinion during routine audits of the 2016-17 fiscal year budget, auditors reported to the Governing Board on Tuesday, Jan. 9. This marked the fifth year in a row that the district received unmodified audits, which indicate […]
    Tom Pfingsten
  • Eleven athletes spanning 51 years of sports history set for Palomar Hall of Fame induction January 20, 2018
    Sixth annual induction class includes current Major League Baseball player Tyler Saladino and John Ashworth, who founded the iconic Ashworth golf apparel company. SAN MARCOS, CA ― Eleven of the best athletes to ever compete at Palomar College will be honored with induction into the college’s Athletic Hall of Fame at the annual induction banquet […]
    Tom Pfingsten