• Teaching zoo opens enrollment for children’s summer camp

    Teaching zoo opens enrollment for children’s summer camp

    Casey Ahern

    May 21, 2016

    America’s Teaching Zoo at Moorpark College is now accepting enrollment applications for its Junior Safari Summer Camp. The program will begin on June 20 and run through August 5 for first through sixth grade students. While the regular camp hours are from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., early bird runs 8:30... READ MORE »»

    Junior Safari camper enjoys her time at America's Teaching Zoo feeding one of the zoo's goats. Photo Credit: Kris Romero.

  • College to provide free food for those in need

    College to provide free food for those in need

    Noah Shearer, Guest writer

    May 20, 2016

    Moorpark College students and other community members may now pick up free food every Thursday on campus. In a partnership with Bags of Hope, a volunteer organization, and FOOD Share, a countywide food pantry, the college has become a regular food distribution point. Sharon Manakas, college’s... READ MORE »»

    A few students had arrived previously as they walked the circle of food at the beginning of the Food Drive. Photo credit: Noah Shearer

  • Speakers congratulate graduating class

    Speakers congratulate graduating class

    Leslie Kivett

    May 19, 2016

    The 49th Moorpark College commencement ceremony took place with approximately 450 students walking across the stage and hundreds more present in friends and family coming to see their fresh graduates receive their diplomas on the evening of Thursday, May 19. Students graduating during this academic... READ MORE »»

    Graduates line up to receive their diplomas at the spring 2016 graduation ceremony on Thursday, May 19. Photo credit: Son Ly

  • Andy Huisenga: Humanizing the badge

    Andy Huisenga: Humanizing the badge

    Nick Gurrola

    May 18, 2016

    Christopher Reeve once said, "A hero is an ordinary individual doing extraordinary things." Andy Huisenga is that hero not just in society, but on the Moorpark College campus. Being a veteran of the Iraqi war, and working for the Los Angeles Police Department, Andy epitomizes everything that a police o... READ MORE »»

    Huisenga checks the radio in the police car to make sure it is on the right channel before he heads out on patrol. Photo credit: Nick Gurrola

  • Dr. Scarlet Relle: Finding the American dream

    Dr. Scarlet Relle: Finding the American dream

    Nikolas Samuels

    May 18, 2016

    Imagine an individual who had to completely start a new life while still a teenager. This person traveled to a new nation and found her own American dream by following her passion as a teacher. This person is Dr. Scarlet Relle of Moorpark College. Scarlet emigrated from Iran in 1984 after the revolution... READ MORE »»

    Dr. Scarlet Relle is an engineering professor at Moorpark College. She emigrated to America from Iran in 1984 after the revolution. Photo credit: Nikolas Samuels

Police arrest suicidal student on campus

Agustin Garcia

A student at Moorpark College was arrested on Friday, May 20 for carrying a gun on campus and no one was injured, said district authority.A student worker failing out of the Exotic Animal Training and Management program w...  Read More »

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Junior Safari camper enjoys her time at America's Teaching Zoo feeding one of the zoo's goats. Photo Credit: Kris Romero.

Teaching zoo opens enrollment for children’s summer camp

May 21, 2016

America’s Teaching Zoo at Moorpark College is now accepting enrollment applications for its Junior Safari Summer Camp. The program will begin on June...  Read More »

Huisenga checks the radio in the police car to make sure it is on the right channel before he heads out on patrol. Photo credit: Nick Gurrola

Andy Huisenga: Humanizing the badge

May 18, 2016

Christopher Reeve once said, "A hero is an ordinary individual doing extraordinary things." Andy Huisenga is that hero not just in society, but on the Moor...  Read More »

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‘Music For A Sunday Afternoon:’ timeless, whimsical and angelic

‘Music For A Sunday Afternoon:’ timeless, whimsical and angelic

Kristen Schulte

A splendid Sunday afternoon was shared with Moorpark College students and the community. The Wind Ensemble featuring Luis Zuniga on the saxophone delighted the crowd with their whimsical take on music ranging from the cl...  Read More »

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Paying Tribute to Harriet Tubman

May 17, 2016

The Treasury Department announced last month that a ...  Read More »

A group of Moorpark College students showcase the meaning of introversion in a classroom environment. Photo credit: Gabrielle Biasi

Why introverts make great leaders

May 10, 2016

When we think of a great leader, the image of a ch...  Read More »

We have become a slave to our smartphones, according to Laura Forsyth in her Year of Wellness Lecture. Photo credit: Gabrielle Biasi

Connectivity: Is it a blessing or curse?

May 10, 2016

During the first week of my on-campus pilates class, my...  Read More »

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College to provide free food for those in need

College to provide free food for those in need

Noah Shearer, Guest writer

Moorpark College students and other community members may now pick up free food every Thursday on campus. In a partnership with Bags of Hope, a volunteer organization,...  Read More »

May 20, 2016 • 0 comments

Speakers congratulate graduating class

Speakers congratulate graduating class

Leslie Kivett

The 49th Moorpark College commencement ceremony took place with approximately 450 students walking across the stage and hundreds more present in friends and family coming...  Read More »

May 19, 2016 • 0 comments

The campus will become a tobacco, smoke and vapor free in the fall.  Photo credit: Mathew Miranda

College will be tobacco, smoke and vapor free in the fall

May 17, 2016

Interships

College offers internships for the summer, fall and spring semester

May 16, 2016

International

International students bringing diversity to the campus

May 16, 2016

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