Student Voice

Climate change and the survival of humanity

Climate change and the survival of humanity

By Shannon Holst

October 15, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Join Moorpark College in welcoming guest speakers Nina Oakley and Benjamin Hatchett as they discuss climate change and what that means for humanity and ecosystems across the globe. “With October being Campus Sustainability Month, my hope is that this talk will inspire students, faculty, and st...

Coming Out Day is there to help people be comfortable and embrace their sexuality

Coming Out Day is there to help people be comfortable and embrace their sexuality

By Shariliz Poveda

October 11, 2018


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“I came out to my mom during a panic attack,” shared Jude Goodman, 21-year-old art major and president of the Spectrum Club. “I wrote her a letter and gave it to her.”October 11 marks National Coming Out day. While this isn’t the only time to come out, National Coming Ou...

Student Voice takes home the General Excellence award at JACC

Student Voice takes home the General Excellence award at JACC

By Shariliz Poveda

October 10, 2018


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On Saturday, Sept. 29, eight members of the Student Voice staff, as well as two journalism faculty members, attended the annual JACC SoCal conference at California State University Fullerton.Journalism Association of Community Colleges (JACC), holds these regional conferences in order to allow students ...

First annual Community Appreciation Day at America’s Teaching Zoo

First annual Community Appreciation Day at America’s Teaching Zoo

By Nikolas Gigena

September 26, 2018


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America's Teaching Zoo held its First Annual Community Appreciation Day, where all members of the community are allowed access to the Moorpark Zoo free of charge on the weekend of September 22-23. On these days guests got to experience all the animals in the zoo as well as face painting, vendor booths, fo...

On Constitution Day, students take the stage to exercise their First Amendment right

On Constitution Day, students take the stage to exercise their First Amendment right

By Ulises Koyoc

September 19, 2018


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For the 231st anniversary of the signing of the Constitution, Moorpark College invited students to the quad to practice civic engagement, the opportunity to become registered voters and learn further about the Constitution. The event was hosted by Moorpark College President, Luis Sanchez, the Associated St...

Biannual Club Rush to be held this Tuesday and Wednesday

Biannual Club Rush to be held this Tuesday and Wednesday

By Shariliz Poveda

September 17, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

The Association Students of Moorpark College will be hosting the biannual Club Rush on the Raider Walk. For two days, over 40 clubs will showcase their programs and reach out to potential members.The goal is to bring students together and help strengthen the sense of community at Moorpark College. Leavin...

Come Celebrate America’s Constitution at Moorpark College

Come Celebrate America’s Constitution at Moorpark College

By Ulises Koyoc

September 15, 2018


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Constitution Day is an event that honors the ratification of America's Constitution, which took place over 230 years ago. Moorpark College aims to educate students about the significant rights that the U.S. Constitution grants every citizen. The event will allow students the opportunity to exercise the...

Deadlines, financial aid, and advice: everything you need to know about transferring

Deadlines, financial aid, and advice: everything you need to know about transferring

September 13, 2018


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A key to successfully transferring from a community college to a university relies heavily on multiple factors. There is a lot of information put out to students which can be a bit overwhelming. We have broken down the information in order to assist Moorpark College transfer students in seeking an appropriate...

Moorpark College honors victims of the attacks on Sept. 11, 2001

Moorpark College honors victims of the attacks on Sept. 11, 2001

By Luis Miron

September 11, 2018


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Seventeen years after the attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, Moorpark College and the campus veterans club honored the victims on the multiple attacks that occurred on that tragic day.Zachary Barclift, 29, President of the Moorpark College Veteran Alliance was one of the many volunteers to read the names of ...

Looking to transfer? Get all the answers at the upcoming transfer day

Looking to transfer? Get all the answers at the upcoming transfer day

By Jesse Gonzalez

August 28, 2018


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Transfer day is set to kick off here at Moorpark College on Thursday, August 30. Students will have the opportunity to meet with representatives from 51 universities spanning the CSU, UC and private school systems. This is a once-a-year opportunity that gives students the chance to ask the most pertinent...

As the fall semester begins students share their goals and advice

As the fall semester begins students share their goals and advice

By Jesse Gonzalez

August 28, 2018


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Fall 2018 semester has officially kicked off here at Moorpark College on August 20. There is excitement and apprehension in the air as new and returning students frantically fill the halls and walkways in pursuit of their educational goals. There are a wide variety of educational pathways offered...

Over 400 graduates attend commencement on May 18

Over 400 graduates attend commencement on May 18

By Martin Bilbao

May 20, 2018


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Over 400 graduates took part in the commencement ceremony at Moorpark College on May 18. Associated Students president Payton Robinson took to the podium after several sincere speeches from faculty and administrators to address the crowd of his peers. “Some people call it graduation, some ca...