Student Voice

Dedication behind the scenes makes ‘Comedy of Errors’ a delightful romp

Dedication behind the scenes makes ‘Comedy of Errors’ a delightful romp

By Emily Nelissen and Hannah Elders

March 13, 2018

William Shakespeare’s laughter-inducing “Comedy of Errors” made its debut at the Moorpark College Performing Arts Center on March 8. The show is sure to make audiences laugh with its comical plot line and slapstick humor. It features two sets of separated-at-birth twins who keep getting their...

Moorpark has talent and FTVM wants to show it for cash prizes

Moorpark has talent and FTVM wants to show it for cash prizes

By Kevin Bell

March 5, 2018

A $500 prize for first place is still on the line after the first round of auditions for Moorpark College’s Talent Show. Natalie Schomas, a Neuroscience and Chemistry major at Moorpark, joked before performing a song about relationships with her guitar. “I would love to win $500,” said Shomas....

Students navigate parking challenges on campus

Students navigate parking challenges on campus

By Hannah Elders

January 23, 2018

Whether it's rushing to find parking while running late to class, or dealing with the crowding during the busiest times of the day, parking is an additional stressor at school. Students strategize their timing and plan ahead for the best places to park during popular class times on campus.Thousand Oaks resi...

Health Fair raises awareness of medical resources

Health Fair raises awareness of medical resources

By Nicole Szczepanek

October 9, 2017

Students tried free health tests and interactive games this Oct. 3, during the annual campus Health Fair.The fair filled Raider Walk with representatives from on-campus and off-campus organizations that shared what medical services were available to students. Flu shots, blood pressure tests, massages...

Students share their fall semester feels

Students share their fall semester feels

By Dallas Vorburger

August 16, 2017

As students begin classes for the fall semester, energies are high and parking lots are full. The campus is alive with conversations and the sound of shuffling feet, as Moorpark College students find their way to their first or second class of the day. Many students may be returning to continue their...

EMTs respond to emergency on campus

EMTs respond to emergency on campus

By John Louie Menorca

April 4, 2017

Sirens blared from the bottom of the campus as emergency responders raced to the Library and Learning Resources building on a health emergency dispatch, at around 3 p.m. on Tuesday April 4. A female faculty member whose identity remains withheld, was having breathing difficulties on the 3rd Floor...

Student Health Center to Give Out Free Condoms and Chocolate

Student Health Center to Give Out Free Condoms and Chocolate

By Karen Alvarez

February 3, 2017

The Student Health Center is holding its annual Condoms and Kisses event that aims to inform students about safe sex practices. This event is just one of the many upcoming series of health and wellness events sponsored by the Student Health Center. The event will take place on Feb. 7 and 8 from 10 a...

A Safe Place

A Safe Place

By Martin Bilbao

January 20, 2017

A group of students and faculty took part in the nationwide Ghostlight Project on Thursday to promote unity and social justice. Attendees met outside the Performing Arts Center and gathered around a ghostlight on the eve of the presidential inauguration. “The ghostlight is supposed to be so...

Water Conservation on Campus

Water Conservation on Campus

By John Louie Menorca

January 10, 2017

At Moorpark College, efforts have been underway to completely change the way water is used to irrigate the grass, trees, and all other forms of vegetation and agriculture. It may not seem that way because the grass and trees are green on the inside of campus, but the effects are noticeable on the vegetation...

The Improv at Club M sparks up the holidays

The Improv at Club M sparks up the holidays

By Alondra Rojas

December 13, 2016

The Film, Television and Multimedia department, along side of the Theater Arts and Music departments, came together to put on yet another night of laughs at this semester's Club M Improv show. Just a week before finals, the Improv at Club M put together a unique version of their bi-annual improv show...

‘Student One-Acts’ review: A deeper look at ‘Bill A’

‘Student One-Acts’ review: A deeper look at ‘Bill A’

By Andrew Mason

December 12, 2016

Moorpark College's "Student One-Acts" kicked off on Wednesday, Nov. 30, as both "Bill A" and "Bill B" each presented five student-run plays to those who made their way to the Black Box theater in the Performing Arts Center. The Student Voice had the opportunity to sit down with the student actors,...

Chalking up positivity

Chalking up positivity

By Leslie Kivett

December 8, 2016

Students may have seen two weeks ago that the eastern bridge of Raider Walk was covered in positive messages, all written in chalk and filling up the popular passing period area. In an effort to remind students, faculty and passerbys of the power of positivity and to stem the tides of hatred, Seamus...