Bluebirds hand Gauchos second loss of season in four set stunner

By Nick Spooner Sports Editor   The Glendale Community College Gauchos suffered a tough home loss at the hands of the South Mountain Community College Bluebirds Wednesday, Sept. 20. The Gauchos lost three out of four sets: 26-28, 27-25, 24-26 and 13-25 as their record fell to 12-2. “I thought we battled okay, but we…

Gauchos kick off new season despite dropping season opener

By Nick Spooner Sports Editor The Glendale Community College Gauchos where defeated, 21-14, by the Phoenix College Bears Aug. 26 in the season opener at Phoenix College. This was a tightly contested defensive battle; both teams had opportunities to take the lead down the stretch. The Gauchos’ defense even got a huge fourth down stop with…

Trump announces pardon for Sheriff Joe

by Eric Lopez During a rally at the Phoenix Convention Center Aug. 22 President Donald Trump hinted at a possible pardon for former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio. A few days later, he confirmed he would pardon the former sheriff via a tweet. “Was Sheriff Joe convicted for doing his job?” Trump asked at the…

Fifty-first student art show is making waves

GCC’s Art and Humanities Department will be holding the 51st annual Student Art Show on April 17 through May 3 in the Student Union. The Student Art Show reception was held April 17, from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.  This exhibition is a good way for students from all over campus to come together and show off…

Fine Arts Department sponsors sugar skulls ceramics workshop

by Michael Arbizo Dia De Los Muertos is associated with beautiful and somewhat morbid depictions of death. It is a very influential theme at the end of Hispanic Heritage month which runs from Sept. 15 thru Oct. 15. The Fine Arts Department decided to intertwine both Hispanic Heritage month events and Dia De Los Muertos…