Dia de los Muertos Celebration
Oct29

Dia de los Muertos Celebration

A Dia de los Muertos celebration will be hosted by the Ethnic Studies Department on Oct. 29. The Mexican holiday, which focuses on gatherings of family and friends to pray for and remember those who have died, will be celebrated with music, lively demonstrations, and elaborate alters adorning the Quad from 6:30-10 p.m. For more information, please contact Gerry Padilla at gpadilla@fullcoll.edu. Read more about Hispanic Heritage Month...

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Theatre Professor Receives Ovation Award Nomination
Oct29

Theatre Professor Receives Ovation Award Nomination

Fullerton College Theatre Arts faculty member Mela Hoyt-Heydon, received an Ovation Award nomination for Costume Design for her work on Cabrillo Music Theatre’s 2014 production of Memphis. The production also received six other nominations including Best Production of a Musical, Lead Actor in a Musical, and Director of a Musical. The Ovation Awards are awarded each year by the LA STAGE Alliance, a non-profit arts service organization...

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Veterans Memorial Wall Visits FC
Oct29

Veterans Memorial Wall Visits FC

A 120-foot remembrance wall will be displayed across the Fullerton College campus quad beginning Nov. 2 through Nov. 5. Hosted by the Veterans Resource Center, the wall represents a healing outlet for veteran students at FC and veterans in the community, as well as a visual reminder to others of the contributions and sacrifices made by veterans across the nation. “Many of our veteran-students know people whose names appear on the...

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FC Summit to Raise Awareness of Social Justice Issues
Oct29

FC Summit to Raise Awareness of Social Justice Issues

The Ethnic Studies Department is teaming up with FC S.T.O.M.P. and Latina Leadership Network for the inaugural Fullerton College Social Justice Summit on Nov. 20 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on the quad and the 200 Building. This one-day event brings together community members to explore various social justice issues. “The goal for this summit is to proactively share and generate knowledge to inspire action by drawing from our lived...

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FC Theatre Students Featured in OC Register
Oct29

FC Theatre Students Featured in OC Register

Fullerton College theatre students Jessi Lowerre and Melissa Meza were featured in the OC Register for their work in costuming and makeup. In this entertainment feature, writer Kaitlin Wright shadows Lowerre and Meza as they hunt for costume pieces and inspiration for Halloween. In the end, Wright is transformed into an 18th century fairy thanks to the expertise of Lowerre and Meza. To read about Wright’s experience and see more...

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