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Academic Senate Discussed Class Sizes, Catalog Rights and Land Acknowledgments

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Christie Yeung, Gaming & Tech Editor

September 18, 2020

The Academic Senate met for their regularly scheduled meeting through Zoom on Sept. 17 to discuss several issues that included class size recommendations, changes on catalog rights, and land acknowledgments. During this meeting, class size guidelines were addressed by the Class Size Task Force to focus on goals suc...

Bobcat Fire at 15 Percent Containment

The Bobcat Fire sends a plume of smoke into the sky on Sept. 18, 2020 as evacuation mandates are put into place. Photo courtesy of Jorge Navarro Sr.

Katie Priddy, Managing Editor

September 18, 2020

Although there has yet to be one home that has succumbed to the blaze of the Bobcat fire, there are many efforts being made to help those who need to evacuate their homes and prevent the spread of the fire into the foothill communities as well as the Mt. Wilson Observatory. The fire, which has been...

A New Old Way To View Movies During Covid-19

Box office at Mission Tiki on Sept. 8, 2020. Photo Credit: Jaylen Minnich/Sac.Media

Jaylen Minnich-Hall, Community Features Editor

September 18, 2020

It's dusk as you enter a line of cars all eager to get their tickets. Music plays out of open windows as people reach to put on their mask before approaching the box office. A friendly smile that can only be seen on the eyes approaches the car to ask what movie you’d like to attend and gives you a...

7 Most Iconic Memeable Moments from Keeping Up With The Kardashians

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Amber Ortiz, Pop Editor

September 18, 2020

After 20 seasons on air, “Keeping Up With The Kardashians” has officially come to an end. The Kardashian-Jenner clan announced on Sept. 8 that the show’s final season will air in early 2021. It’s been a long, dramatic and emotional journey with the Kardashian-Jenner family. From eating salads...

OC Fair Drive-Thru Experience and Review

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Delilah Perez, Arts & Entertainment Editor

September 18, 2020

SAC Media’s Arts and Entertainment editor, Delilah Perez gives an inside look at the OC Fair Food Drive-Thru from the comfort, and safety, of her car. Perez tries various foods from different vendors such as Hawaiian Chicken Bowls, Cathy’s Cookies, and more. She shares her experience on this event...

New Kid On The Block Jalen Weitzel Hopes to Make an Impact

Weitzel makes a diving one handed catch against Dublin Jerome highschool, while playing for Olentangy Berlin High School. Oct 25, 2019  Photo courtesy of Jalen Weitzel

Jesse Espitia, Sports Editor

September 17, 2020

On a five hour flight from Ohio to California Jalen Weitzel had a thousand different thoughts running through his mind. He had just completed high school and was excited to start football practice at his new school: Mt. SAC. Once he landed in the golden state he was eager to start training with his new...

Top 5 Games We Love to Hate

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Christie Yeung, Gaming & Tech Editor

September 16, 2020

People are spending a lot more time at home due to the pandemic. One way to keep us from dying of boredom and help us stay sane is by playing video games. Choosing the right game to play is very important. Here are the five games that people often get mad at but cannot let go. No. 5 Fall Guys  ...

Boycotting Mulan: Yes and No

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Kristen Sanchez, Community News Editor

September 16, 2020

The 2020 live action production of Disney’s “Mulan” should not be shot down simply for the opinion of lead role, Liu Yifei. Disney movie purists might relish the downward spiral that is Mulan’s live action box office release. Though boycotting this movie is valid for many reasons, it is important...

Measure due to Appear on Ballot Following a Summer of Nationwide Protests

Protesters gather outside the Hall of Justice in Downtown L.A. on June 2, 2020 during George Floyd protests. 
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Monica Inouye, Politics Editor

September 15, 2020

Outcries this summer during the nationwide Black Lives Matter protests called for the government to “defund the police.” Now there is a ballot measure in Los Angeles County that takes a step in that direction. LA County voters will see an amendment in the general elections, also known as Measure J, which...

Demonstrators Demand DA Lacey Leave Office

Protesters outside the Hall of Justice in Los Angeles speak up against District Attorney Jackie Lacey. Photo credit: Cesar Gonzalez/Sac.Media

Cesar Gonzalez, News Editor

September 15, 2020

The organizations Black Lives Matter Los Angeles and Bld Pwr Build Power have been holding weekly demonstrations against Los Angeles District Attorney Jackie Lacey. Kendrick Sampson, the founder of Bld Pwr, has made this particular issue of removing Lacey from office an ongoing event since the death...

Mountie Mentor Meeting to Continue Online Amid Global Pandemic

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Kristen Sanchez, Campus News Editor

September 14, 2020

On Thursday Sept. 10, the Mt. SAC Equity Center kicked off its first Mountie Mentor meeting of the fall semester over Zoom with more than 100 student and faculty participants. The program began in the 2019 school year hoping to provide students with a place to connect, build community and find resources...

What’s Causing the Red Sun?

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Abraham Navarro, Editor in Chief

September 14, 2020

As fires rage across the Pacific Northwest and the San Gabriel Valley mountain ranges, ashes can be seen coating everything in sight. Other effects of the wildfires include the apocalyptic scenes of a deep red sun and a yellowish tint in the sunlight, leading some residents to panic over the strange...

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