Robert Darkwood Awarded Point Foundation Scholarship
Jul06

Robert Darkwood Awarded Point Foundation Scholarship

Fullerton College student Robert Darkwood has been selected by Point Foundation, the nation’s most prominent scholarship-granting organization for LGBTQ students, as one of 52 scholarship recipients. Darkwood was selected from a pool of more than 2,000 applicants and is among the foundation’s largest and most diverse group in history. He will receive a $3,700 tuition scholarship, admissions counseling, coaching and financial education...

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David Cook Named Classified Staff Member of the Year
Jun07

David Cook Named Classified Staff Member of the Year

David Cook of the Academic Support Center has been named Classified Staff Member of the Year. Cook is an instructional assistant in the Skills Center, and was presented with the award during the Classified Staff Appreciation Luncheon on June 7. Cook was made eligible for the award after several nominations poured in from students and staff during the fall 2016 semester recognizing Cook as “an individual with a positive attitude” and...

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OC Register Profiles Distinguished Student of the Year Russell Hillabrand

Outgoing Fullerton College student and Distinguished Student of the Year Russell Hillabrand, earned five associate degrees and a full scholarship to Pomona College while overcoming various hurdles. Read the article on the OC Register...

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FC Forensics Speech and Debate Team Finish 2017 Season Strong
May08

FC Forensics Speech and Debate Team Finish 2017 Season Strong

The Fullerton College Forensics Speech and Debate Team finished off its 2017 season strong, taking home numerous awards during the 24th Blumer Speech & Debate Tournament at Cal State Fullerton on May 6. Teammates Anu Parikh and Zeal Ahir were undefeated and finished first place while Todd Blood and Mary Curz Williams finished in third. Fullerton College also took home several top speaker awards as Josh Smith won a third-place open...

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Debaters Earn Multiple Awards at Invitational
Apr24

Debaters Earn Multiple Awards at Invitational

Fullerton College debaters prevailed against teams from Cal State Fullerton, Cal State Northridge and Pierce College at the Spring 2017 Robert Barbera Debate Invitational hosted at Northridge on Saturday April 22. In the open division, Fullerton College’s Ryan Martinez and Luis Gudino earned a third-place team debate award. Additionally, Martinez earned a 2nd place speaker award while teammate Nick Brunet earned a 4th place speaker...

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Students Shine in Novice Showcase

The Fullerton College Speech Department successfully hosted a forensics novice showcase, held on April 20, to a full house in Room 521. The showcase highlighted new debaters who have shown hard work and dedication to the activity. Student debaters clashed on the the following resolution: The United States should substantially reduce dependency on fossil fuels. The affirmative team included Ana Portillo and Ariana Trinidad, and the...

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