Lee lands second finalist spot in attempt to leave LAHC

Otto Lee, president of Los Angeles Harbor College, is now one of five finalists to become Superintendent-of the Ventura County Community College District. Earlier it was announced that he is a finalist to become Superintendent and President at Long Beach City College. Lee, whose contract expires in June, has been at Harbor less than three…

Men’s Issues

By: Salina Garcia, Staff Writer For an interesting discussion,  Men’s Issue Presentation will take place Thursday, March 16, 2017  in the technology building, room: 110 from 1:00-2:00P.M. “ Tectonic shifts in our culture have had a big impact on the roles men play in society and even the very definition of masculinity. Come to this…

Blood drive March 29

By Devon Robinson, Staff Writer Los Angeles Harbor College is hosting another blood drive Wednesday, March 29 from 9:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. in the Seahawk Center. If you have tattoos you are now OK to donate if they are healed and were done in a licensed California facility. Before donating you need to be…

Spring Student Survey!! Be heard !

Every two years LACCD sends out a district wide survey. This year will be the first time students will have the option of taking this survey online. A link has been sent to student’s LAHC email to participate. Last day to complete this survey will be April 28. This survey will provide feedback on the…

Club Rush continues today

Club Rush continues today (March 2) from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. outside the Seahawk Center. Seed money is available for individuals wanting to start a new club, according to an email sent by Ajay Aquino, president of the Los Angeles Harbor College Associated Student Organization. For more information see the ASO’s Facebook page @LAHCASO…

Women’s basketball forfeits playoff berth, claims foul

By Devon Robinson, Staff Writer The women’s basketball team at Los Angeles Harbor College was bounced from the state playoffs before it had a chance to begin when the South Coast Conference commissioner apparently reversed himself on an eligibility decision at the end of the regular season. The outcome has angered LAHC officials. Guards Tiffany…

LAHC students warned of phone call fraud

By Celeste Bailey, Staff Writer On Wednesday morning (March 1), students were sent an email from Peggy Loewy Wellisch the Director of Financial Aid with the subject, “False LAHC grant calls.” The email addressed a scamming situation where students received calls where they are told that they would be receiving a school grant. In order…

Lee finalist for Superintendent-President at Long Beach City College

Otto Lee, president of Los Angeles Harbor College, is one of five finalists to become Superintendent-President at Long Beach City College. Lee, whose contract expires in June, has been at Harbor less than three years. If he were to leave, Harbor would be facing a search for its fourth president in less than seven years….

Primary election March 7

By Salina Garcia, Staff Writer The  City of Angels voters will have  their opportunity to vote for improving their own La La Land in municipal primary elections March 7. Among others, L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti and LA Harbor Local Councilman for District 15, Joe Buscaino are running for reelection. To find your local voting poll…

Construction on faulty solar panels to affect parking this week

By Celeste Bailey, Staff Writer Contractors began working on the solar panels in the parking lots Monday (Feb. 27) due to the unsafe condition of the panels and the shattered glass, Bill Englert Director of Facilities announced in an email to staff. Sections of each lot will be closed daily until the expected completion date…

Financial Aid services now available at Registration windows

By Celeste Bailey, Staff Writer As of Monday morning, (Feb. 27) the Financial Aid staff workers began serving students from the Registration windows in the SSA building, Vice President of Student Services Luis Dorado announced in an email to staff. The expansion of service is an attempt to cut down waiting time, which has been…