Mesa receives $5 million STEM grant

Emma Bloom, Staff Writer

Every five years or so, the U.S. Department of Education awards several multi-million dollar STEM grants to qualifying Hispanic-Serving Institutions. This year, Mesa College was one of the recipients. The $5 million will be distributed over five years and will go toward improving resources for students and faculty within the science, technology, engineering,...  Read More »

Oct 25

The homecoming pep rally was a hit among students

The homecoming pep rally was a hit among students

Ashley Madara, Writer

Students came together in support of the football team at San Diego Mesa College’s pep rally on Oct. 13. School spirit had been all around campus for...  Read More »

Oct 21

K Sandwiches: Rising From the Ashes

K Sandwiches: Rising From the Ashes

Ian Caffarel, Staff Writer

It’s been just over a year since a fire destroyed K Sandwiches, a popular off-campus sandwich shop, owned by the Tran family. $1.5 million dollars in...  Read More »

Oct 12

New film about the McDonald’s massacre opens in San Diego

Chris Anthony, Staff Writer

The lives of 21 people were taken away in 1984, when a killer opened fire inside a McDonald’s in San Ysidro. In the powerful and shocking documentary, “77 Minutes,” victims of the historically tragic McDonald’s massacre share what it was like to be there when many people were fatally shot. Police explain why it took 77 minutes to take down one...  Read More »

Sep 29

The Motivational Force that is Sade Burrell

Jex Stroud, Staff Writer

Sade Burrell, a new faculty member since April 2016, and contributor to a newly renewed San Diego Mesa College that helps fostered youths and undocumented students get benefits on campus, starts her day by writing down three things she is thankful for. While she is new on campus, Burrell is not new to helping people and being inspirational.  As...  Read More »

Sep 22

SDCCD Chancellor Praises Mesa College and outlines plans for the future.

Alex Jarrell, Staff Writer

The San Diego Community College District Chancellor Dr. Constance M. Carroll spoke, on Sep. 13, to an audience of instructors, students, and academic senate members about the state of the districts goals, funding, student populations, and how these affect the future of the district moving into the future. As outlined by Carroll’s PowerPoint the...  Read More »

Sep 20

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21 girls released back to their parents in Nigeria two years after abduction

Jahnae Runnells, Opinion Editor

On the Monday of April 14, 2014, The Boko Haram Terrorists kidnapped 270 girls from the Chibok Government Secondary School in Nigeria. On Oct. 16, twenty-one of the girls...  Read More »

October 27, 2016

“Peace with Police” event aims to ease tension with police officers

October 27, 2016

Final debate yields memorable moments

October 26, 2016

KC’s Book Korner

October 20, 2016

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Olivia Tomlin is blocking everything coming her way on the volleyball court

Ashley Madara, Staff Writer

After coming off two consecutive wins, Mesa College’s gym was packed with excitement on a late September evening. Mesa’s Women Volleyball was taking on Ventura College in a...  Read More »

September 15, 2016

Mesa’s Own Olympian Brittney Reese Brings Home a Positive Message Along With Her Second Olympic Medal

September 15, 2016

Men’s tennis ready to be competitive this year

May 20, 2016

Chargers Host DraftFest for Community

May 17, 2016

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