Student Voice

Dance club welcomes students of all levels

Dance club welcomes students of all levels

By Kevin Bell

March 5, 2018


Filed under Student Life

From impromptu flash mobs to rehearsed recitals, Dance Club is about students of all levels having an opportunity to learn and have a good time dancing. “The club is very casual, not intense,” said Dance Club President Miel Apostol. “We have students that range from, 'I ...

Writing center helps students write love letters

Writing center helps students write love letters

By Kevin Bell

February 23, 2018


Filed under Student Life

The Writing Center can improve more than your grammar, it can improve your love life. The center provided Valentines cards and decorations for students to write a special message to whoever their heart desired on Feb. 8. Some students wrote to their partners, while others wrote to their friends and even ...

Valentines Day Movie night brings Moorpark Students together on campus

Valentines Day Movie night brings Moorpark Students together on campus

By 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

By 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...

AS to host Valentine’s Day movie night Feb. 15

By Kevin Bell

February 14, 2018


Filed under Student Life

Associated Students are putting on a Valentine’s Day movie night Feb. 15. The 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. event in the upper quad will feature lawn games, free photos in a professional photo booth and wrap up with a screening of La La Land as well as free pizza with a Moorpark College ID. “ID ca...

Students fill Raider Walk for Club Rush

Students fill Raider Walk for Club Rush

By 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

By 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

By 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

By 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

By 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

By 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

By 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,"...