‘Model’ food pantry opens to community
Nov08

‘Model’ food pantry opens to community

Story By: Krista Moore Palomar College expanded its capacity to address the needs of students facing food insecurity, with the opening of the Anita and Stan Maag Food & Nutrition Center on Oct. 29. The Nutrition Center, located behind the cafeteria in the SU-Quad, was made possible through a donation from local philanthropist Bob Wilson, who last year, donated $400,000 to the project. During the grand opening ceremony, President...

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Anthropology days celebrate diversity
Nov08

Anthropology days celebrate diversity

         Story by: Ana Acosta  The Anthropology Department hosted Anthropology Days to address why Anthropology is an important subject in the current climate of today’s environment. At the event, booths that showcased different fields within Anthropology were set up around the Clocktower on Tuesday morning. The booths included activities that touched on topics such as Medical Anthropology, Biological Anthropology, and Archaeology....

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Ben Shapiro raises conflict amongst college students
Oct24

Ben Shapiro raises conflict amongst college students

Story By: Jeremiah Tatola Student members of the Young American for Freedom at the University of Southern California (USC) invited conservative commentator, Ben Shapiro, to speak on the campus. USC hosted Shapiro’s lecture in the Bovard Auditorium at 7 p.m. on Oct. 4, resulting in people waiting in line for up to eight hours before the event just to get a seat. Steven Hancock, a Los Angeles resident waiting in line to attend the...

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Young Americans for Liberty
Oct03

Young Americans for Liberty

SAN MARCOS — On Aug. 20 Young Americans for Liberty (YAL), a pro-liberty organization that is spread out on college campus throughout the United States, came to Palomar with giant blow up beach balls. The representors stood in the SU-Quad with the giant beach balls and sharpie markers, calling for students to come over and exercise their right to free speech and use the sharpies to write something. YAL works to cultivate youth...

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Gallery: Pro Life Rally: April 30
May22

Gallery: Pro Life Rally: April 30

[Show as slideshow] A pro life rally was organized by The Center for Bio-Ethical Reform and held on Palomar College’s San Marcos Campus on April 30. Photography by Susanna Behnan, Victoria Bradley, and Ramon I...

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Gallery: Therapy dogs: relaxing finals for students
May22

Gallery: Therapy dogs: relaxing finals for students

[Show as slideshow] Finals began at the end of this Spring semester and with it came therapy dog group Love on a Leash. A team of their volunteer dogs and their humans provided outreach in the SU-Quad for stressed students who needed a break from the stressful final two weeks of school.  Photos by Ramon I. Valdivia and Emily Whetstone/The...

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