A new interim president began on July 1 after previous Fullerton College interim president Gilbert J. Contreras’ contract was not renewed following allegations at the June 14 NOCCCD Board of Trustees meeting that were made public through social media.
During the pandemic, Fullerton College made changes in grading and class formatting. But now, questions on what is best for students are beginning to rise.
The Cal Grant deadline was extended and the new cutoff point is approaching. Here is some information about what it is and how to apply.
Fullerton College’s new Instructional Humanities Building formally opened with positive response.
Fullerton College’s annual night at Angel Stadium came back swinging for the first time in over two years on Saturday.
A 26-years-old Irvine resident is suspected of killing two 23-years-old Anaheim residents in their apartment located in the heart of Anaheim adjacent to Angel Stadium.
The search will continue for Fullerton College’s president after none of the three finalists were selected for the position.
The three finalists for Fullerton College president answered questions and discussed their strengths at an open forum on campus.
Check out some of Fullerton College’s free student services which may have been overlooked.
The NOCCCD Board of Trustees voted to make changes to the current vaccine mandate.
Fullerton Mayor Fred Jung gave updates about things like affordable housing developments, new jobs, and the Fox Theatre at the State of the City Address and Luncheon hosted at CSUF.
As people around the world fight over Ukraine’s independence, Valentina Purtell, a Ukrainian native, and president of North Orange Continuing Education hopes to continue using her experience to help support Ukrainian refugees.
A homicide on Feb.10 near Fullerton College, involved a shooting that left one person dead and another injured. No arrests have been made.
Data illustrates stymied plans and the continued loss of students as the spring semester kicks off.
The COVID-19 omicron variant surge has changed return to campus plans at Fullerton College. Here are some of the things to expect.
Fullerton College is offering around 61% of its available courses for Spring 2022 online, partly due to students who wished to remain online or on zoom. Enrollment has also decreased.
The recruitment process to hire deans for the Humanities, Fine Arts, Math and Natural Sciences Divisions has started at Fullerton College.
Fullerton College will apply for a student housing grant in 2022 to combat the housing insecurities nearly 53% of its student face.
Fullerton College winners for the vaccine incentive program that NOCCCD launched in November will be announced later this week. Various winners will receive $200 in bookstore credit.
Fullerton College was one of many campuses recognized on Tuesday in a ceremony for its efforts in rewarding Associate Degrees for Transfer to Latinx students.
FC student veteran Virginia Huscha shares her story for Veterans Day. From being in one of the first all-female companies in the United States Navy to moving across the country to pursue an education in her dream field, Huscha stands proud as the American flag.
Fullerton College instructors breakdown the latest IPCC climate change report and what it means for Southern California residents.
Students who did not submit proof of vaccination or that have not received approval for exemption will be locked out of in-person classes for Spring 2022 registration and may not have as many online options next semester.
OC United hosted its annual Pumpkin Run event on the Fullerton trails to help fund programs for kids and teens in the community, cranking in over 900 registered runners.
An Anaheim resident was arrested after the Fullerton Police Department responded to a phone call of shots fired yesterday morning. No one was injured by the single gunshot which took place near the 100 block of N. Lemon St. at E. Amerige Ave.
The legislation is intended to make it simpler and faster for students to transfer from community colleges to University of California or California State University campuses.
Huntington and Newport Beach have fully reopened after a weeklong closure and businesses are getting back to normal from slower traffic.
Volunteers race to recover birds and other wildlife injured by a 133,000-gallon oil spill in Huntington and Newport Beach.
Hundreds protested on the streets of Downtown Fullerton for abortion rights, joining over 500 organized marches across the nation.
Beginning Oct. 1, students can begin applying for different types of financial aid for the next academic school year.
Pro-choice advocates will rally on Oct. 2 for the fifth annual Women’s March in response to the Supreme Court’s inaction to block the Texas abortion law enacted on Sept. 1.
Declining sales and less foot traffic into the college’s bookstore has led the college to hire Follett School Solutions as its new bookstore operator.
Fullerton College students, faculty and staff are now able to provide proof of vaccination or apply for religious and medical exemptions for the vaccine mandate.
Fullerton College prevented $1 million in financial aid theft from 4,130 fraudulent students.
On Sept. 9, Fullerton College will host a COVID-19 vaccine clinic in the 200 building from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Protesters gathered in front of JP23 in an effort to shut down the restaurant and bar.
Many factors have delayed construction on the 300 and 500 building causing a ripple effect of relocations for classes and programs.
NOCCCD faculty, staff, and students will need to be fully vaccinated by Nov. 1 to return to campus.
Fullerton Police Department shares training and accountability procedures since beating of Kelly Thomas
Fullerton Police Department has developed its training and procedures since the unfortunate incident involving six Fullerton police officers and the death of Kelly Thomas nearly 10 years ago.
The student broke policy by uploading a three-minute clip of a heated controversial debate that took place during a virtual class meeting.
This comes after threats and harassment were made towards faculty and staff of color, in particular. The factor of race in the events following the Cypress College viral video has not been addressed by administration.
NOCCCD Student Coalition calls for Cypress College president’s resignation during Board of Trustee meeting
Further statements read during the board meeting take aim at Cypress College administration’s stance on anti-racism and racial justice.
Students, faculty and supporters gathered in protest against the district’s handling of the three-minute viral video that made international headlines, showing an adjunct professor in a heated debate with a student about police.
The clip that made headlines, showed the professor and student getting into a debate over police support, but students and faculty say it was all taken out of context.
After a year-long pandemic where so many lost their jobs in a struggling economy, a virtual job fair gave attendees the opportunity to discover future career paths with potential employers.
The online career fair provides Fullerton College students with employment opportunities.
A high-risk vehicle puller goes wrong, ensuing a pursuit from Placentia to the 57-Freeway, ending in Fullerton.
Fullerton College offers weekly food provisions, contraceptives, and other necessities for students through the summer.
Supporters took to the streets in Tustin on roller-skates, bikes, skateboards and foot after a recent anti-Asian hate crime happened in one of the city’s parks.
Political science professor Jodi Balma wins OCDE Teacher of the Year for the community colleges.
Ramage shooting in Los Angeles ends with a deadly standoff with police in OC’s 91 Freeway.
President Greg Schulz presented updates to the North Orange County Community College District Board of Trustees, showcasing 2020 student achievements and more.
Fullerton residents have an opportunity to quickly register and receive their first vaccine dose as early as Friday, April 30.
The Orange Police Department planned on releasing video footage of the mass shooting in Orange last month, but the Orange County District Attorney’s office asked the chief not to.
There is still time to withdraw from classes with two options available for students.
Chauvin was convicted on all charges brought against him in the death of George Floyd.
OC mass shooter acquired a semi-automatic handgun and ammunition despite being banned from possessing this lethal hardware.
Fullerton College will be hosting a drive-they commencement ceremony for this year’s graduates.
Many protestors were family and friends of victims involved in police shootings.
The suspect was booked into the Anaheim Detention Center with bail set at $1 million.
Testing sites at the OC Fair & Event Center and Anaheim Convention Center are closing.
The updated state rule goes into effect today.
White Lives Matter rally failed to assemble when Black Lives Matter organized a counter-protest.
The Orange County Human Trafficking Task Force discussed the release of their 2021 annual report while celebrating 10 years of collaboration.
Qualified students are needed to campaign for all student leadership positions with Associated Students.
Participating employers will host short presentations which participants are highly encouraged to attend.
The five victims all had personal and professional ties to the suspect.
The expansion to allow for scheduling vaccines started Thursday April 1.
The gunman locked the gates surrounding the building, trapping the victims inside, police said.
Authorities said the shooting was “not a random act of violence.”
A child was among the four killed, and the suspect is in custody after being gunned down by police.
As Fullerton College is preparing to announce the schedules for the fall, here are some changes students can expect
Fullerton residents don’t have to worry about their car being towed away by nefarious individuals for now.
Three weeks after moving into the red tier, Orange County moves into the orange tier, relaxing restrictions steadily.
Media students from different California community colleges had the opportunity to interview and ask questions during the virtual update.
Students and faculty gathered together at Fullerton College to take a stand against racism Thursday.
Fullerton College students and faculty joined together to speak openly about the rise in anti-Asian hostility and their vision for the community.
Over the span of four hours, attendees grieved, shared past stories of racism and rallied together to continue supporting Asian Americans.
A modern feel to the new and upgraded buildings on campus will create further access to students and faculty.
Learn what is needed in the application process and when it’s due.
Businesses begin preparing for the reopening of their doors and the hope for a return to normalcy.
Customers will be able to purchase their products online from the new e-commerce website accessible on the first day of the tomato sale.
The library is able to provide many online resources to help students get through the spring semester.
Fullerton College will temporarily convert the dining hall into a socially-distant student study space.
Orange and Los Angeles counties social justice organizations collectively hosted a march in the city of Long Beach to celebrate Black History Month.
Even as the office remains closed, DSS still makes it their purpose to properly integrate students with disabilities into the Fullerton College programs and services.
In the ever-evolving world of social justice, a topic that has become more prominent is gender identity.
Once more, the online Club Rush allowed Hornets to safely connect with student organizations virtually.
In a time when parents are considering homeschooling their kids, some might wonder how these programs operate.
Fullerton College horticulture lab technician Ed Kim shares news on new greenhouse and e-commerce website coming soon.
How have Fullerton College students been dealing with their mental health during the pandemic?
Although Fullerton College is currently closed because of the pandemic, Campus Safety is on-site 24/7.
Smoke advisory and mandatory wood-burning ban in place from recent wildfires.
California Gov. Gavin Newsom orders new Regional Stay-at-Home Order and gives COVID-19 vaccine update
Gov. Gavin Newsom explains new stay-at-home order that’s being implemented and describes new information on the vaccine distribution in the state of California.
The Trump train traveled from Beverly Hills to Surf City on Saturday to demonstrate against Gov. Newsom’s coronavirus curfew.
A look at the wildlife affected by the Silverado and Blue Ridge fires.
California attempts to curve the recent rise in COVID-19 cases with a stay at home order.
Orange County moves backward into the Purple-Tier assignment due to a surge in Coronavirus cases throughout California.
Surf City navigates another wave of pro-Trump supporters during the coast-to-coast “Stop the Steal” movement.
Fullerton College hosted a Veterans Day Ceremony that highlighted all the different resources the Veterans Resource Center has for its own students.
Instead of tossing campaign signs, try reusing or recycling them.
Trump supporters showed up to protest the presidential election results in Yorba Linda yesterday.
NOCCCD Board of Trustees saw all members up for reelection reelected, and one new member elected.
Residents of Fullerton opposed both ballot measures that were proposed this election.
A letter to be read to the NOCCCD Board of Trustees caused Trustee Ryan Bent to criticize and interrupt the FC Associated Students meeting, causing students to take action.
On Wednesday, a group in Santa Ana marched in unity over the events unfolding in Philidelphia.
Thursday’s debate was a much calmer showing in contrast to the first debate.
The city of Fullerton is making no effort to remove unofficial ballot drop boxes being placed around Orange County, until given word from Neal Kelley.
California’s Proposition 16 may allow affirmative action once again after 24 years.
Even from a distance, both candidates continued to throw sharp attacks at on another.
To update workers on ongoing negotiations with Disney, Workers United Local 50 went over recalls and layoff information while also taking questions from Cast Members on Facebook Live.
OCTA Returns to Front-Door Boarding, a plan that will be rolled out from early-October to late-November
California’s Proposition 15 will be one of the largest tax increases in California history, increasing property taxes for big businesses while providing funds for public education and local governments.
The vice presidential nominees faced off for the first and only time before Election Day.
The new positive test result is the third reported in the last week.
Work flexibility for app-based drivers will be on the line this Election Day.
Although the ongoing coronavirus has proven to cause more severe disease than seasonal influenza, the latter is just around the corner, leaving many unsure of what to expect from the upcoming flu season.
“The American people lost tonight because that was horrific.”
A student who last attended an in-person lab last Tuesday tested positive for COVID-19.
Police were initially overwhelmed from the heated protest encounters.
NOCCCD ensures a confidential and fair review of any discrimination complaint following an incident in which a USC professor took temporary leave after a Chinese word used in class sounded similar to a racial slur.
On Saturday, a crowd in Santa Ana marched to support Orange County’s undocumented community.
Fullerton College along with many other schools and colleges initially transitioned all courses to online formats in March.
Voting by mail will be an option for all registered voters and many citizens are wondering what the process will look like this November.
Construction workers at Fullerton Colleges latest building project have already achieved a major milestone and are moving on with no complications despite working through the COVID-19 pandemic.
The North Orange County Community College District (NOCCCD) is terminating their current agreement with the Fullerton College Foundation.
Foreign Fullerton College students may continue on smoothly to the next semester following the rescinding of the Trump administration’s directive targeting online-only international students.
The Fullerton College campus will be closed for the upcoming Fall and Summer semesters but will have limited on campus resources available to students
Fullerton College’s tuition for fall’s online instruction will continue to be set at $46 per unit
5-0 OC Board of Supervisors unanimously vote to reopen businesses
Fullerton College recently announced that the fall semester will continue through remote learning as opposed to in-person instruction due to COVID-19
Together We Rise, a non-profit organization, is helping formerly fostered students during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Fullerton College Campus is donating care packages to upcoming graduates
The FC Students Support Group on Zoom offers students help with mental and technical problems caused by the coronavirus outbreak
FC bookstore has now made procedural changes to how how they will be selling books and handling rental in the future
After releasing the schedule for summer classes last week, Fullerton College has come to the decision that all classes in the summer semester will be taught remotely for the first time
Fullerton College is helping their students continue their college success while experiencing hardships due to COVID-19
Today is the last day to withdraw from a course at Fullerton College.
Fullerton College is offering free food and feminine products to students during COVID-19
Remote learning will become easier for students throughout the remainder of the spring semester with the help of Fullerton College.
The Fullerton College Foundation is now offering students a helping hand to support themselves and their families.
Pathways of Hope is able to help the people and the city of Fullerton within this devastating time of COVID-19
Deadlines, transfer updates and other services from Fullerton College’s Transfer Center will be available online
Some Fullerton restaurants are allowing customers to purchase alcoholic beverages to continue social distancing during the COVID-19 outbreak.
Too much time studying and looking for other activities? With just over a week of quarantine in Orange County, there have been numerous of activities discovered for individuals to stay busy
In the fear of the disease ( COVID-19) everything is starting to close such as jobs, colleges, restaurants and even our local high schools
With 42 cases of coronavirus announced by the OC Healthcare Agency on Wednesday, Orange County is taking measures to ensure public safety.
Mar. 17th’s Fullerton City Council meeting saw further preparation with the ratification of a declaration of emergency and an increase in emergency funding.
Many businesses are closed until further notice but some remain open to serve their community.
One of the steps to avoid the coronavirus is to avoid the sea.
Colleges are switching to online to prevent COVID-19 transmission. Fullerton College should be next.
Fullerton College spreads awareness about COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and urges the public to remain calm, plan and prepare.
The Fullerton College Horticulture Department had its annual Tomato Sale this weekend.
“Si, se puede!” (Yes, you can!) as Cesar Chavez would say.
The Game Development Club is being revived after being dormant for two years.
DACA heads to the Supreme Court: What Can Happen?
Joshua Ferguson, the man behind Fullerton’s lawsuit, sits down with the Hornet for an in-depth interview.
The Umoja community on Fullerton campus aims to strengthen the academic success and cultural awareness of African American students.
A groundbreaking event welcomed the start of construction on a new humanities building at Fullerton College.
Coronavirus has made its way to Orange County, California and has become a huge public concern.
Community Day is an event that’s hosted every year at Fullerton College, inviting many non-profit organizations and departments to make students more aware of how they can contribute to their community.
Fullerton College makes advances with its new app to help students along their journey
As the lawsuit between the city of Fullerton and local blogger Joshua Ferguson unfolds, the evidence presented tells a complex and compelling story that leaves more questions than answers.
Students storm into the quad to sign up for clubs and get involved at Fullerton College.
Jaguars score in 8th due to extra baserunner with the International Tie-Breaker Rule
The combination of youth and inexperience led to the 9-1 defeat in the Hornets first game of the regular season
Pirate’s Head Baseball Coach dies in a helicopter crash
Night and weekend students still pay for health fee when they do not have access to the services.
A Fullerton resident, charged with hacking secret city documents, is challenging City Hall on accusations of corruption, misconduct and coverups.
Carpool Karaoke ft. The President of Fullerton College
Every FC student is working towards a goal and everyone had a story to tell.
The Fullerton College Drone Lab will assist in a research project with Cal State University Long Beach to help track sharks off the coast of Southern California.
The OC Weekly closed its doors the day before Thanksgiving, after a prestigious 24-year run.
Fullerton College’s annual Fall Harvest Food Drive provides food for students and the community on Tuesday, Nov. 26.
The food bank at Fullerton College, has more resources to offer other than food.
Billionaire and Presidential candidate Tom Steyer, speaks to Fullerton College students and local residents as he campaigns for the White House.
Billionaire Tom Steyer will attempt to validate his candidacy to become the 2020 Democratic presidential nominee during a town hall at Fullerton College on Saturday Nov. 16.
The scientific study of measurement at Fullerton College.
Fullerton commemorated America’s 100th Annual Veterans Day with a march up Harbor Blvd. to Hillcrest Park.
A stabbing occurred near the Fullerton Transportation Center on Saturday Nov. 2.
The decision to built new bleachers, a new lighting system and new speakers for FC Sherbeck Field stadium is expected to be made on the Nov. 12 meeting.
What to know about the Fullerton College Disability Support Services Department and what it offers.
The city of Fullerton implemented the pilot paid parking program in July of 2019 and is set to vote on its fate in late December.
Fullerton’s annual Asia/Pacific Islander American Forum will be held Oct. 30 from 11:45-1:30 p.m. in room 224.
“Presence” opened on Tuesday evening to an eager crowd of curious onlookers.
Fullerton College brings understanding and knowledge of the LGBT community with a Gender Literacy 101 presentation on Friday, Oct. 25.
Fullerton College’s Music Department faculty entertains students and jazz aficionados in their Campus Theater.
Fullerton College Campus Safety offers an escort service for its students and teachers.
The Fullerton College Faculty Senate is set to vote on changes for the AA/AS degree general education requirements at their next meeting.
Tuesday, Oct. 15, marks the beginning of Covered California’s open enrollment for those who want to purchase health insurance.
The Fullerton College Counseling Department provides students a pathway to fulfill their academic goals. Academic counselor’s offer the tools that students need to maximize their success in the classroom and for their future.
The North Orange County Community College District discussed free speech changes with students in an open forum on Oct. 14.
The Fullerton College health fee covers everything from a flu shot to std testing and behavioral health counseling.
Future construction plans at Fullerton College include new instructional buildings and parking structure.
The Cadena Cultural Center and A.S. introduced the new school semester with student resources, clubs, and culture at the 15th annual ¡Bienvenidos!
In a sold-out event at The Richard Nixon Library and Museum, Four-Star General James Mattis shared his experiences and insight regarding the more than 40 years of service to the United States.
Actress Felicity Huffman was sentenced earlier today in a Boston courthouse for the charges she received in the college admissions scandal.
Top 10 Democratic candidates fail to impress during third debate in Houston Thursday, Sept. 12.
OCTA event at Fullerton College introduces free bus ride initiative for students on September 12
The Fullerton College fall 2019 A.S. elections take place Sept. 3-5 in the Quad from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
California Community Colleges’ are pushing for a faster transfer of students to four-year institutions.
Fullerton College Students made room to rest and relax before finals.
The college admissions scandal has lead to 33 indicted families accused of fraud and bribery. Some will look for a plea deal, while other convictions will lead to prison time.
California state Senator Ling Ling Chang visits Fullerton College’s Drone Lab to see the potential it has for students