Student Voice

Women’s basketball heads into playoffs with a big victory against Cuesta College, 57-39

Women’s basketball heads into playoffs with a big victory against Cuesta College, 57-39

Ryan Ketcham

February 22, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Moorpark College women’s basketball took down Cuesta College 57-39 on sophomore night, Feb. 17 at 1 p.m. in Raider Sports Pavilion. Unlike most games this season, Moorpark was caught in a back and forth battle throughout most of the first half. The Cougars were the first team to score in this ga...

Valentines Day Movie night brings Moorpark Students together on campus

Valentines Day Movie night brings Moorpark Students together on campus

Kevin Bell

February 19, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Students gathered for an activity-filled night on campus, enjoying crafts, a professional valentines photo booth and a screening of “La La Land.” Moorpark Associated Students organized this event on Feb.15 in the Quad by following the style of their successful Halloween movie night, and were ...

Finding that student-work balance

Finding that student-work balance

Macey Klipp

February 18, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Maintaining a full load of classes can be challenging, and for some students the hectic schedule does not end with school. Even still, many college students obtain full and part time jobs throughout the semester and are able to create a healthy balance between the two. Kristen Banaszkiewicz, a 19 year old s...

Raiders win almost no-hitter game against Bakersfield on Feb.13

Raiders win almost no-hitter game against Bakersfield on Feb.13

Darya Abbassi

February 15, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Raiders played an outstanding baseball game at home against Bakersfield on Feb. 13 at 2 p.m.Raiders' pitcher No. 26 Jeremy Polon almost had a no-hitter game until the last inning of the game. The entire game he did not let up any hits but Polon let up his first hit for the Renegades in the ninth in...

Women’s basketball takes down Ventura Pirates on the road, ending their 27 year winning streak

Women’s basketball takes down Ventura Pirates on the road, ending their 27 year winning streak

Kendall Sattler

February 15, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Moorpark women’s basketball took down the Ventura College Pirates on their home court on Saturday night, ending their 27-year winning streak. Freshman guard Emily Herring had a team high 18-points to help carry the Raiders to victory. The team's win put them into a second place standing under Ven...

Student Voice staff shares their take 2017 must-see films

Student Voice staff shares their take 2017 must-see films

Hannah Elders

February 15, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Movies are not only entertaining, but a fun escape from realty. They are much needed stress relievers for the busy life of a college student. The Student Voice shares their favorite must-see movies of 2017-18. The Post Review "The Post" is one of many incredible Oscar-nominated movies highlighting current...

Men’s basketball falls short at Ventura College in electrifying game

Men’s basketball falls short at Ventura College in electrifying game

Ryan Ketcham

February 14, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Moorpark College men’s basketball lost a breathtaking battle at Ventura College on Saturday, Jan. 10 at 7 p.m. by a score of 70-65. Ventura was the first team to score in this game and they went on a little run, but the Raiders were able to take it to a whole new level when they scored an incred...

More free food will be available to students this semester

More free food will be available to students this semester

Martin Bilbao

February 11, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Students who struggle for enough money for food can find more free groceries this semester.The district board approved the allocation of $24,242 to Moorpark College to address food insecurities on campus. Dean Howard Davis is now planning the distribution of these funds across campus programs.“Food insecurity is su...

Students can study abroad in Japan over the summer

Students can study abroad in Japan over the summer

Martin Bilbao

February 8, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Students can travel to Japan during the summer with a new study-abroad opportunity led by an art history professor on campus.Professor Lydia Etman is taking her Asian Art History class to Japan. This three unit class runs during a 4-week summer session and will culminate in a study abroad trip.“You can only gain fr...

Zoo celebrates Ira’s fourth birthday

Zoo celebrates Ira’s fourth birthday

Kaylee Cornwall

February 7, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

America's teaching zoo celebrated its lion's fourth birthday on Feb. 3 Children, students, staff and more gathered with everything needed for a great festivity, including a traditional cake for the kids and a blood-flavored cake for the 400-pound cat. “We got him as a cub over three yea...

MC Baseball wins first home game against Pierce College, 7-4

MC Baseball wins first home game against Pierce College, 7-4

Darya Abbassi

February 4, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Moorpark College celebrated a win at their first home against Pierce College 7-4 in a non-conference game at the Moorpark College baseball field on Feb. 1. The Brahmas took a commanding 4-2 lead in the top of the sixth inning but the Raiders came back to win the game 7-4 in the bottom of the seventh....

Students fill Raider Walk for Club Rush

Students fill Raider Walk for Club Rush

Darya Abbassi

January 31, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Students explored over 45 different clubs on Raider Walk during Club Rush on Jan. 30 and 31. “Club Rush is a great opportunity for students to meet new people,” said Kristen Robinson, the Moorpark College student activities specialist. “We had many new clubs this year join and get t...