Poway to Palomar Student’s Powerful Story Wins NYT Contest

Poway to Palomar Student’s Powerful Story Wins NYT Contest

RANCHO BERNARDO — For most Americans who discover 17-year-old Joyce Orishaba’s story—at least for the next year or two—it will begin like this: “I am six years old, sleeping with nothing but a banana leaf over my shoulders to keep me warm.” That’s the opening line of...
Spring Semester Begins at Palomar College

Spring Semester Begins at Palomar College

SAN MARCOS — Thousands of students made their way back to campus on Monday and Tuesday, January 30-31, 2023, for the beginning of the Spring semester at Palomar College. The main campus and Education Centers in Escondido, Rancho Bernardo and Fallbrook were in full...
Palomar College Hosts Social Justice Community Festival

Palomar College Hosts Social Justice Community Festival

SAN MARCOS — Three days before the beginning of the Spring semester, Palomar College hosted its second annual Social Justice Community Festival, featuring food, music, information and interactive experiences designed to further Diversity, Equity, Inclusion,...
Women’s Basketball Team at Palomar Top-Ranked in State

Women’s Basketball Team at Palomar Top-Ranked in State

SAN MARCOS — Halfway through the 2022-23 season, the undefeated women’s basketball team at Palomar College has been ranked No. 1 in the state by the Coaches Association, setting them up for a strong drive toward the state tournament next month. The California...
Palomar College Foundation Names New Board Chair

Palomar College Foundation Names New Board Chair

The leadership of Palomar’s nonprofit Foundation organizes for the next two years, as Pete Rogers concludes a three-year term as Chair. SAN MARCOS — The Palomar College Foundation will welcome a new Board Chair, Will Rivera, who assumes leadership from current...