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Saddleback College continues to investigate submitted transgender student complaints

Thu, 05/03/2018 - 10:18am
South Orange County Community College District complaint policy will preserve gender identity or expression as part of its complaint procedure National Public Radio reported the United States Department of Education would discontinue its policy in investigating transgender students’ access and complaints with regard to gendered restroom facilities on Feb. 12. The U.S. Department of Education’s […]
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SOCCCD appoints Kathleen Burke as chancellor

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 1:51pm
By a unanimous vote, the South Orange County Community College District Board of Trustees has appointed Dr.Kathleen Burke to serve as chancellor. She will begin employment on July 1. The chancellor acts as chief executive officer of the district, overseeing an $800 million budget, nearly 4,000 employees, and operations for the district, which includes Saddleback […]
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Students can prepare for employment opportunities and their benefits

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 12:07am
Weighing pros and cons for careers classed as W-2 or 1099 employment Upon graduating from college, students embark upon a journey to pursue their studied profession with an degree or specialized certification from Saddleback. In addition to examining salaries when applying for careers, candidates may also consider flexibility in the field, work among teams, evaluate […]
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Big Band performs world premiere of student compositions

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 12:07am
Saddleback creates a new generation of composers each spring Saddleback’s big band jazz ensemble performed in a student-composed concert at the McKinney Theatre on April 27. Students of the Jazz Composition and Arranging or MUS 14 course showcased their world premiere charts and arrangements in a west coast premiere. Joey Sellers, the director of jazz […]
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Starbucks’ strong response to the incident in Philadelphia sparks positive workplace innovation

Sun, 04/29/2018 - 9:34pm
Starbucks removes elephant from the coffee shop The rising temperatures of racial differences from the popular coffee chain that led Kevin Johnson, CEO of Starbucks, to make significant strides forward in creating a nonracial work climate. While the manager of a Philadelphia location made an inauspicious decision against two African-Americans, the company’s plan for change […]
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Saddleback College’s annual spring fashion show ‘BEYOND’ rewards student designers

Sat, 04/28/2018 - 11:11pm
Hundreds attended the annual student-produced fashion show at Saddleback College, which returned to the McKinney Theatre on April 26. Organized by the Special Events and Coordination Class or FASH 147, the event showcases the amalgamation of designs and garments made by students in the class throughout the semester. Aside from offering a platform to produce […]
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Around Saddleback College’s campus quadrant

Sat, 04/28/2018 - 10:12pm
Saddleback presents diversity event title “Around the World” Members of Saddleback’s International and Diversity Student Council and the Associated Student Government hosted “Around the World” in the campus quad on Monday, April 23. The event introduced and exposed the Saddleback community to many different cultures and countries, including France, India, Japan, Iran, Mexico, Egypt and […]
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CRIME LOG: Saddleback College police department

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 10:04pm
April’s series of events collected on Saddleback’s police blotter Tuesday, April 3 Officers responded to a reported incident of “disturbing the peace” at the Business and General Science building’s room 338 at 3:07 p.m. A skateboard violation occurred in the Fine Arts building at 3:19 p.m. Wednesday, April 4 Officers responded to a 911 call […]
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BRIEF: Saddleback College participates in Day of Silence

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 9:57pm
Associated Student Government and the Equity and Diversity Committee invited students to engage in GLSEN’s sponsored event Saddleback College’s Associated Student Government and the Equity and Diversity Committee coordinated the campus’ participation in GLSEN’s sponsored Day of Silence on Thursday, April 26. The coordinators, including Spanish instructor Carmenmara Hernandez-Bravo, embellished two event tents or canopies […]
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REVIEW: Super Troopers 2 is everything we kind of sort of need but not really in 2018

Thu, 04/26/2018 - 11:17pm
A border dispute between the U.S. and Canada give the Super Trooper squad a reason to come back  Fittingly, “Super Troopers 2” came out on April 20 to cater to the only audience that can truly understand the raunchy and idiotic jokes that go along with its predecessor. After 17 years the sequel hit theaters in big […]
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Newest fashion trends center on brand transparency

Thu, 04/26/2018 - 8:03pm
Saddleback College guest speaker Derek Sabori talks about sustainable fashion Imagine an American, Chinese, or Indian field surrounded by a milky white tint which contrasts its foliage possessing a color palette mimicking the deep, dark soil’s brown hues underneath. Cotton used for textiles and fashion grows with a powerful equilibrium throughout this farm which goes […]
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BRIEF: Denim Recycle Collection

Mon, 04/23/2018 - 11:03am
Recycle your pair of jeans to help better the world. The Blue Jean Go Green program collects denim from all over the country. Blue Jean Go Green donates a portion of their money to communities in need every year. They take the pair of jeans and transform them into UltraTouch Denim Insulation. The program has […]
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