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See Mercury in Transit

Monitor Staff

May 5, 2016

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The Astrophysics Club and Student Activities are hosting a “Mercury in Transit” event Monday to watch the sun as the planet Mercury passes in front of it. This transit of Mercury happens only every decade or...

$300 prizes on offer in writing contest

Monitor Staff

May 5, 2016

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The deadline is May 12 to submit entries to the 14th Award for Short Story (fiction and memoir nonfiction). Prizes of $300 for best short story and $300 for best memoir will be awarded in May, and the winning stories (...

Student Awards Ceremony on May 12

Monitor Staff

May 5, 2016

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The 2015-2016 Student Awards Ceremony will be held at 6 p.m. May 12 in the Jackson Theatre on the Fremont campus. The ceremony is held every year to recognize the academic accomplishments of top-performing Ohlone st...

McCallum, early college leader, dies after illness

Brianne O'Sullivan, News editor

April 28, 2016

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Neil McCallum, a former counselor, dean, and acting president of Ohlone College, died April 15 after a short illness. He was 87. McCallum began his 22-year career at Ohlone in 1969 as a counselor. He was then quickly a...

Dozens attend first Gender and Sex Fair

Vanessa Luis, Editor-in-chief

April 28, 2016

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The Communication Studies department’s first Gender and Sex fair on April 19 attracted dozens of curious students, faculty and guests to the Portable Quad on the Fremont campus. Among the featured tables were #fre...

Free Tai Chi event Saturday

Monitor Staff

April 28, 2016

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The fourth annual World Tai Chi and Qigong Day Open House will be from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday at the Newark campus. The free event will include workshops and demonstrations led by the Ohlone College Tai Chi Q...

Qadir to speak about Islam

Monitor Staff

April 28, 2016

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Ohlone’s Diversity and Inclusiveness Advisory Committee is hosting an “Open Forum Discussion” on Friday featuring Saleem Qadir, a member of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community USA. Qadir will answer qu...

Dinner, awards bash May 20

Monitor Staff

April 28, 2016

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Employees are invited to a Pre-Graduation Dinner and Awards Ceremony on May 20. The dinner will begin at 4:30 p.m. in the cafeteria on the second floor of Building 5 on the Fremont campus. Menu options are salmon wi...

M.E.Ch.A. to host fiesta

Monitor Staff

April 28, 2016

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Ohlone College’s M.E.Ch.A. chapter will host a fiesta from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday in the Newark campus courtyard. The event will include music, food, raffles and bouncy houses.  

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