Author: Aaron Lanuza

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Canyons Alumni Hall of Fame brings forward six new members

From rescuing a horse stuck in a ditch some-where around the Santa Clarita Valley to reporting the news in Denver, Colorado, four College of the Canyons(COC) alumni were respectively recognized for their accomplishments and inducted into the COC Hall of Fame April 22.

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Beating Suicide In Santa Clarita

Suicide is a silent killer in the US but the resources are becoming more available to those who reach out. “Suicide is a preventable public health problem and a leading…

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International Poetry reading at COC

On the 20’th of November, the Language department set up their fourth international poetry reading. Students from all around College of the Canyons had performed poetry readings in languages anywhere from German, French, Italian, Spanish, and Chinese. Even languages not offered on campus were present such as Portuguese, Russian and American Sign language.The poetic exchange was an important event that brought students, teachers and guests closer to the sounds that bond men and women in different countries. This cultural experience was part of a week long International education week. The International education week was designed to give students the opportunity to get enculturated by the people and cultures found in and around Santa Clarita.

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Spotlight: Carmen Gonzalez

Carmen started working in financial aid in 2001 at California State University Northridge and after exploring many different roles in the department over several years, realized that she wanted to follow this career path more passionately. In 2006 Carmen applied for a financial aid position at College of the Canyons and worked hard again to work up a latter to her current role as adviser.