Moorpark College Reporter

Moorpark College Music Applied courses turns to virtual learning as a result of COVID-19

Pam De Almeida waits for the conductor to walk on the stage to start the Hope of Loving concert on Nov. 22, 2019 at Moorpark College. The concert features a mixture of the Symphony Orchestra, Concert Choir and Vocal Ensemble programs. Photo credit: Ryan Bough

By Alissa Schoepflin, Staff Writer

September 21, 2020

Beginning Fall 2020, every school district and college in Ventura Country, including Moorpark College, has had to transition to virtual learning due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Back in March, schools were immediately rushed to close and adapt to online learning because of the coronavirus outbreak. Governor...

Ventura County Public Health tightens restrictions on Halloween celebrations in new guidance

Bags of Halloween candy line the shelfs in Oak Park, CA on Wednesday, Sept. 16. Photo credit: Ryan Bough

By Dominic D'Amico

September 18, 2020

On Wednesday, Sept. 16, Ventura County Public Health issued updated guidance for celebrating Halloween under the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The information from Ventura County Public Health reiterates that gatherings are not allowed under current California State Health Order and provides advice on how to saf...

Op-Ed: The COVID-19 pandemic is distancing college students from their dreams

Photo courtesy of the VCCCD photo archive.

By Leslie Mendez, Public Relations Director

September 16, 2020

Millennials and Gen Z are acknowledged for their efforts to bring change. This was the generation that was supposed to pull through for the nation and make a difference. How are we supposed to chase our dreams when they get stalled by a world pandemic? Like many other students, I feel confused, lost...

Governor Newsom addresses historic wildfire season and unveils the ‘Blueprint for a Safer Economy’ initiative

California Governor Gavin Newsom delivers an address via live stream to Californians regarding ongoing wildfires and COVID-19 on Tuesday, Sept 8.

By Aleea Evangelista, Staff Writer

September 11, 2020

On Sept. 8, California Governor Gavin Newsom discussed the state’s efforts to combat its historic fire season and unveiled the new Blueprint for a Safer Economy initiative. Newsom provided updates on the progress of nine active wildfires throughout the state, which include the El Dorado fire...