Fullerton College Hosts Civil Discourse Event

The Fullerton College Speech and Debate Team in partnership with the North Orange County League of Women Voters hosted the first ever Civil Discourse Day on Thursday, July 12 in the College Center. The event included over 120 Fullerton College students along with community members from several Orange County cities that held round table discussions on several important city, state, and federal issues. Some of the topics included...

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Fullerton College Takes Top Awards at End of the Year CSUF Blumer Invitational
May10

Fullerton College Takes Top Awards at End of the Year CSUF Blumer Invitational

Fullerton College competitors took top awards at the 26th Cal State Fullerton Blumer Speech and Debate Tournament on Saturday, May 5. In the novice debate division, the team of Leila Majd-Faridi and Daniel Herrera-Garcia faced off against fellow Fullerton College competitors Mohammad Abdullah and Myra Habib in the final round, with both teams entering the match up with 3-0 records. In a competitive contest, the final result was a 2-1...

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Speech and Debate Wins Several Speaker Awards at CSUN Robert Barbera Invitational

Fullerton College sent 13 competitors to participate in the CSU, Northridge Robert Barbera Invitational on Saturday, April 21. Tournament highlights included Lelia Majd-Faridi, Isabel Pena, Germaine Baltazar and Mohammad Abdullah finishing in the top 10 best speakers in novice policy debate. Abdullah and Baltazar earned second and third place speaking awards respectively. The Barbera Invitational was Pena’s first tournament...

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Speech and Debate Team Hosts Campus Wide Showcase
Apr19

Speech and Debate Team Hosts Campus Wide Showcase

The Fullerton College Speech and debate team successfully hosted their annual showcase on April 11 to a full house in Room 229. Select students showcased their work which placed them in the top of country at speech and debate competition during the academic year. Maceo Coleman, Britton Lee, Akayla Cadena, and Roshellee Picado gave stunning individual performances before an audience of their peers and professors. During the debate...

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Dr. Miguel Powers Named Fullerton College Teacher of the Year
Apr13

Dr. Miguel Powers Named Fullerton College Teacher of the Year

Fullerton College students recognized English Professor Dr. Miguel Powers as the 2018 Fullerton College Teacher of the Year. The confidential nomination statements from several current and past students revealed a common theme that celebrated Powers for his “life-changing” and innovative teaching methods. He stands out for his empathy for all students and his passion to ignite change beyond the classroom. Powers is a two-time...

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