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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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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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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