Oligopolies duel on campuses with unfair contracts

By Alumni Staff November 14, 2007 0

Pepsi vs. Coke: Corporate America's battles are familiar to most these days.In almost every aspect of your life, you eat, drink and even breathe something that belongs to a bigger leviathan than you could possibly…

Anti-violence panel to weigh master plan for youth

By Alumni Staff November 14, 2007 0

Formerly the city's Ad Hoc Committee, now known as the Pasadena Youth Development and Violence Prevention Committee, will discuss the implementation of a master plan for youth at the Community Education Center today."The charge of…

Women’s soccer team heads to playoffs

By Alumni Staff November 14, 2007 0

The women's soccer team, which started the season as one of the most promising teams at PCC, reached its goal of going into the post-season on Friday.Forward Randi Richardson scored the only goal in PCC's…

Boxing the way it should be

By Alumni Staff November 14, 2007 0

What happened in the ring at Madison Square Garden, between Puerto Rican Miguel Cotto and Shane Mosley on Saturday, is what the fans want to see in every boxing fight.Punches, punches and more punches.Cotto's victory,…

Teacher threatens new faculty union with suit

By Alumni Staff November 14, 2007 0

A battle is brewing for PCC's new faculty union.The Pasadena City College Faculty Association may face a lawsuit from one of its members if it does not change and explain why it has kept the…

Emergency drills test campus preparedness

By Alumni Staff November 14, 2007 0

The quad was swarming with police, nurses, sheriffs, and the bomb squad Wednesday as PCC's emergency preparedness was tested for Safety Week.The various law enforcement representatives practicing their responses also informed students of criminal justice…

Democratic candidates on college affordability

By Alumni Staff November 7, 2007 0

The front runners in the Democratic primary, John Edwards, Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton, all have one thing in common: their plans for education are misleading.However, there's some good amongst the bad. once you cut…

Hit-run driver evades responsibility

By Alumni Staff November 7, 2007 0

Reia Shapiro was killed in a hit-and-run accident on the freeway. The victim's family wondered why; why would anyone drive away after hurting another human being on the road?The obvious answer is the fear of…

Not a real tourney for real masters

By Alumni Staff November 7, 2007 0

Both professional women's and men's tennis seasons will end after a year with pure euphoria, desolation and especially, good playing.For women's singles, the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) is promoting the Sony Ericsson Championship, in Madrid,…