Where’s the money?

By Melissa Amezcua, Staff  Reporter Luis Fajardo thought he was on the right track when he applied for financial aid at Los Angeles Harbor College in early July long before the fall semester began. When it didn’t come through like he expected, and classes began, he wondered what the holdup was. “I walked into the…

OP-ED: I WANTED A GIANT METEOR TO WIN THE 2016 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION

By Jassonn Williams, Journalism 101 Giant meteor! That’s who I wanted to win. Sure the earth would be taken out. Maybe there would have been another partial ice age and from it a new Egypt or something that would replace the wreckage of Democracy. Maybe it would be like the Land of the Lost and we’d…

Football finale Saturday at Chaffey

The Los Angeles Harbor College football team ends its season with a chance to stop its eight-game losing streak at Chaffey College Saturday night. Game time is 6 p.m. The Seahawks (1-8), have been outscored 175-10 and shutout twice in their last four games, including a 35-0 loss to visiting Mt. San Antonio College last…

Split start to basketball season

The Los Angeles Harbor College basketball teams opened the season in different directions on the road last week. The women’s team handled West Los Angeles, 60-55, in its opener Nov. 3, but the men’s team dropped back-to-back games at the San Diego City Tournament Nov. 5-6. Losses were to Mt. San Jacinto, 103-84 and Cuyamaca,…

Campus veterans luncheon Tuesday

Los Angeles Harbor College will celebrate veterans with a luncheon Tuesday (Nov. 8) in Tech 110. The event begins at 11 a.m. Author Joe Gardner (In the Shadow of the Bomb) will be on hand, and there will be a screening of the film The Academic Front by Chris Mandia. The Cultural Equity Workgroup is…

OP-ED: Pretty, Playful, Politics

By Michael Cote, Journalism 101 Pretty Playful Politics Time Magazine released an article last month titled “2015: The Year Adults Gave Up.” The article was a humor entry, but reflected a high degree of realism. In it they claim that this year, parents gave up trying to control their kids instead joining them on social…

Dia De Los Muertos Celebration on November 1st-2nd

The Dia de Los Muertos theme event kicks off at Harbor College with a movie screening of Macario .For more info/questions about the movie contact: hernanw@lahc.edu . The following day’s event will be an altar building honoring the ones that have passed. This is open to students to participate limited space is available deadline is…

LAHC Poetry Night at Sacred Grounds

By Jocelyn Moguel (Editor-in-Chief) Missed the first night of Los Angeles Harbor College’s poetry night at Sacred Grounds in San Pedro? You have another chance tomorrow night from 7 PM-9PM! Have a chance to express yourself on stage and support your fellow Seahawks at Sacred Grounds! Everyone and anyone is encouraged to attend poetry night….

Opinion: A Student’s Take on Voting

By Jessica Ortiz, Journalism, 101 In a world of politics and chaos, we have come to face it again. A month away from voting, a month away from finding out who will be the 45th president of the United States of America. This will be the second time I will be voting for a president….

Eleven new instructors are welcomed at Los Angeles Harbor College

By Mercedes Hernandez Los Angeles Harbor College has hired eleven new instructors this Fall semester. New chancellor Francisco C. Rodriguez has pushed for new instructors district wide in order to get to the new mandate 75% full time instructors and 25% part time . Over 200 new instructors will be joining the Los angeles community…

APASS presents: A Session with Oliver Wang and Dj Icy Ice

The Asian Pacific American Student Success Club presents “an Afternoon Session with Oliver Wang and DJ Icy Ice” on October 11, at 2:30pm in Tech 110. Spend an afternoon with Oliver Wang, a UC Berkley graduate who received his PhD in Ethnic Studies and is now an Associate Professor of Sociology at California State University Long Beach, teaching…