Student Voice

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...

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...

MC students find solidarity and determination at the Women’s March

MC students find solidarity and determination at the Women’s March

Emily Nelissen

January 31, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Students at Moorpark College wanted the public and the government in power to “Hear Our Vote!” when they attended the Women’s March in Los Angeles on Saturday morning. “I went because I’m politically frustrated with the world,” said 20-year-old film major Emily Con...

AS Offer Clubs Resources and Support During January Inter-club Council Meeting

AS Offer Clubs Resources and Support During January Inter-club Council Meeting

Kevin Bell

January 29, 2018


Filed under Student Life

Clubs have the opportunity receive funds and logistical support from Associated Students, as outlined during the January inter-club council meeting. “If anyone has events on campus let us know,” said Donna Rahgoshay, Director of Student Organizations for Associated Students. “We can make ...

Students can volunteer to help Montecito mudslide victims

Students can volunteer to help Montecito mudslide victims

Stephanie Lamore

January 25, 2018


Filed under Student Life

Mudslides over 60 miles away from Moorpark had their effect on the campus when they prevented employees from coming in to work earlier this month."The first day it rained, I was landlocked," said Tom Arellano, Moorpark College's equipment manager. "All the roads going out were flooded, from the north...

Students navigate parking challenges on campus

Students navigate parking challenges on campus

Hannah Elders

January 23, 2018


Filed under On campus, Showcase, Student Life

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...

Students can explore over 40 clubs during Club Rush on Jan. 30 and 31

Students can explore over 40 clubs during Club Rush on Jan. 30 and 31

Darya Abbassi

January 23, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Students get to explore over 40 different clubs that will be lined up on Raider walk during Club Rush on Jan. 30 and 31. Payton Robinson, president of Associated Students, is encouraging students to get involved on campus and to sign up for as many clubs as students can. This is a great way for student...

Students start classes with easier parking

Students start classes with easier parking

Martin Bilbao

January 11, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

Many students have found parking with greater ease for the spring semester.For Ashley Lashbrook, 21, Biology major, parking Tuesday morning was comparable to previous semesters but still manageable. "I got here at 9 a.m. and that was a little difficult because everyone is here but it wasn't too bad,"...

New Vegan Club promotes humane lifestyle

New Vegan Club promotes humane lifestyle

Rachel Desimone

December 10, 2017


Filed under Student Life

The Vegan Club is brand new to campus and serves to educate students on how to help the environment, become healthier, and save animals through adopting a vegan lifestyle. According to PETA, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, a vegan is a person who does not consume meat, dairy products, eggs,...

New student activities specialist assists students in any way she can

New student activities specialist assists students in any way she can

Rachel Desimone

December 1, 2017


Filed under Student Life

It’s only been minutes since Kristen Robinson, Student Activities Specialist, has returned from her afternoon meeting and already students are lined up to speak with her. She patiently answers their questions before returning to her room in the Student Activities Office. Once she arrives, yet another...

Local holiday events offer seasonal cheer

Local holiday events offer seasonal cheer

Dallas Vorburger

November 30, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Every year, festivities are held in anticipation of the holidays. Bright lights and rich colors decorate communities, as good feelings become contagious. In the Ventura County area, there are many events being held in light of the season. Many of these events are annual and offer entertainment for people...