Student Voice

Moorpark College’s Film Club hosts its own Oscar nominations

Moorpark College’s Film Club hosts its own Oscar nominations

By Arianna Arias

February 20, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

To commemorate the 91st Academy Awards, Moorpark College’s Film Club creates Oscar ballots that allow club members to vote on the nominations.“Oscars are viewed as an essential pillar in the film industry of high-quality films depending on the ratings the academy will give them,” said Film...

Zara Monet Feeney’s exhibition, ‘Pause,’ plays with extreme exposure and color

Zara Monet Feeney’s exhibition, ‘Pause,’ plays with extreme exposure and color

By Shariliz Poveda

February 13, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Zara Monet Feeney is a contemporary artist who mixes themes of her performance background and some knowledge of photography to create oil paintings that seduce the viewer.Her exhibition, "Pause," is a series of oil paintings that depict figures in lavish designs with extreme levels of saturation and expos...

Moorpark hosts auditions for the 3rd annual ‘Raiders Got Talent’ show

Moorpark hosts auditions for the 3rd annual ‘Raiders Got Talent’ show

By Arianna Arias

February 7, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

The Film, Television, and Media department (FTVM) and Associated Students of Moorpark College (ASMC) are producing the 3rd annual Raiders Got Talent show this April.This competition will showcase the talents of Moorpark College students. “Any kind of talent is welcome,” said FTVM Professor N...

MakerSpace kicks off their spring semester with button workshop

MakerSpace kicks off their spring semester with button workshop

By Alec Kamburov

January 28, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

MakerSpace hosted their first workshop of the semester last Friday Jan. 25, 2019. All students and faculty were welcome to attend and create their own customized buttons. The MakerSpace is here on campus to create an avenue for students to learn about new high tech gadgets that facilitate creativity of all kinds of things. They have 3D printe...

Review: Dragon Ball Super: Broly. A pleasing movie for fans of the series

Review: Dragon Ball Super: Broly. A pleasing movie for fans of the series

By Luis Miron

January 25, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Retelling the story of a beloved character is the sheer motive of the new Dragon Ball Super: Broly movie, yet fans might wonder why they would want to pay to see a story that’s been done before. Fans should go in with an open mind and know that the story of Broly is being retold with major changes...

MakerSpace holds workshops to allow students to share their creativity

MakerSpace holds workshops to allow students to share their creativity

By Natalie Hyman

January 24, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

The MakerSpace, Moorpark’s own high-tech art lab, is having a series of free do-it-yourself workshops over the next few weeks for students of all skill levels.These workshops will include everything from button-making to vinyl-cutting and are meant to show students how useful and fascinating these new...

Moorpark College’s performing arts center packs the last two weeks of the semester with a diverse line-up of student performances

Moorpark College’s performing arts center packs the last two weeks of the semester with a diverse line-up of student performances

By Karina Peterson

December 3, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

As the fall semester comes to a close, the Performing Arts Center is in full swing with many departments taking part in holiday festivities.From theatrical troupes and music ensemble performances to comedies and tragedies, the Performing Arts Center has been busy this fall. During the end of November ...

Rapper and Oxnard native Anderson .Paak shares love for his hometown in latest album

Rapper and Oxnard native Anderson .Paak shares love for his hometown in latest album

By Alex Behunin

November 27, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Oxnard-born rapper Anderson .Paak released his third album, titled Oxnard, and came home to celebrate with fans. “It’s super-awesome .Paak created an album named Oxnard, especially since Oxnard is relatively unknown in the music scene,” said resident Vance Garcia, 28. “I feel l...

Overlord movie screening is complete with a surprise visit from some of the cast

Overlord movie screening is complete with a surprise visit from some of the cast

By Alex Behunin

November 19, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

A fan screening of the movie "Overlord" in Burbank, Calif. shook all in attendance, with a surprise appearance from the director and some lead actors. On Wednesday, Nov. 7 at the AMC Burbank 16, there was a special early IMAX screening of the new Bad Robot which produced the movie "Overlord". With over...

Can British band Queen rock you?

Can British band Queen rock you?

By Mary Altshuller

November 16, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

The new movie, Bohemian Rhapsody follows the adventures of the members of the British rock band Queen and shows the struggles that come with their fame. With the huge egos of the band members, the arguments, and the affectionate displays between lead singer Freddie Mercury and his male friends, it ce...

Remembering Stan Lee: a memoir to the man that brought us joy and entertainment through trying times

Remembering Stan Lee: a memoir to the man that brought us joy and entertainment through trying times

By Robert Gonzales

November 13, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

After spending time in and out of hospitals, Stan Lee, a beloved icon and American Marvel comic-book writer, passed at the age of 95 on Nov. 12.The cause of death is not yet known, according to the Lees' attorney, but stated that Lee had been hospitalized with pneumonia earlier this year.Lee's major creations ...

Moorpark College music program presents their first Musical Menagerie

Moorpark College music program presents their first Musical Menagerie

By Nikolas Gigena

October 31, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

The Moorpark College music program held its first-ever Musical Menagerie in the Moorpark College Performing Arts Center over the weekend.This event showcased and supported local talent, and allowed the audience to learn more about orchestral music while enjoying themselves with an evening of live perf...