MESA offers scholarships to increase transfers

By Ivan Cazares The MESA (Math, Engineering and Science Achievement) program offers eligible freshmen STEM scholarships of $3,000 and $4,000 to those who advance to the sophomore level of the program. MESA’s goals are to increase the number of students who transfer and at minimum earn a bachelor’s degree in a STEM field. “We accept anyone, but focus on groups that are underrepresented like Latinos,” Director of MESA Dr. Armando…

September 22, 2015

Petition to commemorate American icon ends soon

By Sergio Berrueta An online petition to commemorate horror movie legend and art enthusiast Vincent Price is underway. The petition currently has 98,360 signatures out of 100,000 signatures needed by the March 6 deadline. It can then be sent for review by President Barack Obama’s administration. Vincent Price was famous for his acting career which started in the mid-1950s. He appeared in several horror films such as “House on Haunted Hill,”…

March 5, 2014