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Quill: Give it a Dip

Carolina Lopez

The Quill Writing Club is reinventing itself with the release of a literary magazine on April 27. Previously, the recently revived club had been putting together paperback booklet-looking magazines where roughly three stu...

March 21No Comments

Tips on Transferring in two years

Nicolas Gonzalez

COS prides itself in being students first step towards success. It’s so paramount that the slogan is headlined on the front page of the school’s website. Although students’ path to higher education begins he...

March 20No Comments

Find yourself at the Lost and Found

Joe Mendoza

Lost opportunities and grades for missed assignments may never be recovered once their time has passed, but lost car keys and other items that students lose do have a chance of recovery.Shane Heddick, Campus Peace Officer a...

March 20No Comments

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Recent Sports Scores

  • Saturday, February 13

    Softball

    COS Giants 6 - Ohlone 5

  • Wednesday, February 10

    Basketball

    COS Giants 80 - Porterville Pirates 58

John Wick: Chapter 2 Review

Joel Barba

John Wick: Chapter 2, directed by Chad Stahelski, written by Derek Kolstad and starring Keanu Reeves, brings back the ex-Hitman, the assassin underworld and the “no ho...

March 20No Comments

Logan Review

Kason Clark

Hugh Jackman puts the adamantium claws on one last time for Logan, the latest movie based on a Marvel Comics character. Jackman and Patrick Stewart reprise their roles fro...

March 20No Comments

Nintendo Switch Smash

Nicolas Gonzalez

It starts with a fun video game. Then the devoted fans. Soon enough, players invest so much time into one game that it becomes a competitive practice. An esport is born. In...

March 2No Comments

Kanye Flakes on Fresno Following Sacramento Rant

Miguel Navarro

Following a stage rant at his short-lived Sacramento concert, Kanye West cancelled the rest of his U.S. Saint Pablo tour, which included a stop in Fresno.In his rant, Wes...

November 21No Comments

Marvel Vs. DC

November 21

Extreme Air Sports comes to Visalia

Extreme Air Sports comes to Visalia

November 16

White Christmas on a black friday

White Christmas on a black friday

November 16

Doctor Strange weaves magic into Marvel Cinematic Universe

Doctor Strange weaves magic into Marvel Cinematic Universe

November 16

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Victorino Cervantes’s Lindsay Art Gallery

Kason Clark

COS art instructor Victorino Cervantes is converting his studio in Lindsay into a gallery for youth art. Cervantes is creating this gallery so that students in the area will have a space to exhibit th...

March 20No Comments

New Cafeteria Manager Shares his Life and Plans for COS

New Cafeteria Manager Shares his Life and Plans for COS

Kason Clark

While working as the manager at the nearby Starbucks on Mooney, Zach Patterson pondered his future. He could only advance further in his career if he moved up to Seattle, Washington; however, he did no...

March 2No Comments

School WiFi Slowing Down Students

Andrew Urena

A growing number of COS students are encountering problems with the public school WiFi. Dean of Technology Services Tim Hollabaugh believes the slow WiFi is due to the number of access points in the s...

November 21No Comments

History major born in the wrong decade

History major born in the wrong decade

November 16

Hitting the eBooks: digital textbooks’ booming popularity among teachers

Hitting the eBooks: digital textbooks’ booming popularity among teachers

November 16

The Odyssey of Shirin Sadeh

October 13

COS Mourning Loss of Three Giants

September 22

Attention all you Starbucks Lovers

April 28

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Preview: Giants ready to compete in the Sequoias Relays

Adrian Luevano

Running.Some hate it and some love it. For College of the Sequoias track and field head coach Curtis Allen, going to a meet one day changed his life forever.COS will host ...

March 14No Comments

Video: Softball split doubleheader against Taft

Adrian Luevano

Video by Adrian Luevano...

March 10No Comments

Video: Giants move on to the State Championship Tournament

Adrian Luevano

Video by Adrian Luevano...

March 8No Comments

Video: Baseball win their sixth straight game

March 8

Baseball Preview: Pitching = Winning

February 15

Softball Preview: Giants focused on Improvement

February 15

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  • Feeling overworked and coming back to school after ten years

    This is my second semester here at COS and but for context I've gone about ten-plus years without being in a classroom setting. I’m a mother, w...

  • Struggling with my return to diving

    Last semester I found a new hobby and sport: diving. I swam for years in high school and after being bored with it, I didn't want to continue in colle...

  • Imagine a world where all drugs were legal

    Imagine a world where all drug usage was perfectly legal. Native Americans used mushrooms and peyote, ayahuasca is used in the Amazon jungle, and peo...

  • Nintendo Switch Smash

    It starts with a fun video game. Then the devoted fans. Soon enough, players invest so much time into one game that it becomes a competitive practice....

  • Marvel Vs. DC

    Its a bird, its a plane, its the explosion of the superhero cinematic universe!Through comic books, short stories, television, and film, superheros ar...

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