Inaugural Banned Book Essay Contest
Oct26

Inaugural Banned Book Essay Contest

The Fullerton College Library and Friends of the Fullerton College Library are holding their inaugural Banned Book Essay Contest. Essays must answer the question: “What does freedom to read mean to you?” The length must be between 750 to 1000 words. All essays will be judged by FC faculty for organization, central idea, supporting details, language mechanics and format. Submissions are due on Friday, Nov. 4 by 11 p.m. and...

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Sociology Club Collects Books for Prison Library Project
Oct26

Sociology Club Collects Books for Prison Library Project

The Sociology Club is holding a book collection from Oct. 25 through Nov. 15 for The Prison Library Project. The project’s mission is to provide free reading materials to inmates nationwide. They prioritize educational and self-help literature as well as recognize the value of literacy development through active engagement with books in general. Donations can be made at the drop-off box in office suite 1423 or email...

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Oct. 26-Substance Abuse Fair

Health Services will host their annual Substance Abuse Fair on Wednesday, October 26 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the quad. The Substance Abuse Fair provides students and the campus community with an informative and interactive opportunity to learn about alcohol and drug use while connecting with local resource organizations. Representatives from Mothers against Drunk Driving, Alcoholics Anonymous, Orange County Health Care Agency, and...

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Memo from the President: Open Forum Follow-up
Oct20

Memo from the President: Open Forum Follow-up

To All Students, Faculty and Staff, I want to thank everyone who attended the open forum on Monday, October 17 and shared their comments and concerns. It was an important first step to hear from our community as the college responds to the incident involving a campus safety officer and a former student on October 13. Many questions were raised at the forum that I would like to offer some follow up on. On Friday, October 14, our...

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FC Celebrates Annual Dia De Los Muertos, Oct. 27
Oct20

FC Celebrates Annual Dia De Los Muertos, Oct. 27

Fullerton College is celebrating its annual Dia de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead festival, on Thursday, Oct. 27 at 6 p.m. in the quad. The event is free and open to the public and regularly draws more than 1,000 people to the college. Dia de los Muertos is a Mexican holiday devoted to celebrating and remembering those who have passed. The departed are honored through beautiful handmade ofrendas, which means offerings in Spanish....

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