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Chabot Law and Democracy 60 by 50 initiative Review:  Ringling Bros. and Barnum Chabot hosts State of the City Emerging works: Business Student Awards Ceremony Introducing: Dr. Stacy Thompson
 
Chabot Law and Democracy initiative wants to create awareness for community college students. [Photo illustration by Davis Dichoso]

Chabot Law and Democracy 60 by 50 initiative

Hopes to raise awareness, through community college Chabot’s Law and Democracy program hopes to increase the percentage of California community college voters ages 18-29 from 23 percent to 60 percent before the 50th anniversary of the Voters’ Rights Act of 1965, which occurs in 2015. Their initiative aims to inform and educate students about the […]

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Review: Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® Presents LEGENDS!

Crowds of toddler toting parents, cotton candy wielding merchants, and the distant sounds of trumpeting pachyderms and shrieking wild cats fill the Oakland Arena. The circus has definitely come to town. The world renowned Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey brings it’s newest show, “Legends” to San Jose’s SAP Center August 20, 2014-August 25, 2014, […]

Mayor Michael Sweeney talks about Hayward's progress and financial status at the state of the City address on Thursday, June, 2014, at the Chabot College Community Center. [Staff Photo/ Maria Maniego]

Chabot hosts State of the City

On Thursday, June 26, city dignitaries and Leadership Hayward graduates gathered at Chabot College for the annual Hayward Chamber of Commerce luncheon and State of the City address. Led by Chamber president and CEO Kim Huggett, the Leadership Hayward graduates were given recognition for their hard work and dedication. Marie de Leon, Hayward Promise Neighborhood […]

Actor Michael Morris playing Lucas, a young gay male making decisions on his life with his male counter part in this controversial role of self awareness. [Davis Dichoso/Staff photo]

Emerging works: “The Last Aria” & “Proposition”

Two outstanding plays were performed on Friday, May 9, at the Chabot College Little Theater as part of a series of performances for Emerging Work. Both student-written, “The Last Aria” and “Proposition” exemplified the talents of Chabot College students who delve into theater arts. Both plays were well-received by the receptive audience. Chabot students Lauren […]

Business Student Awards Ceremony

On Tuesday, April 29, students and teachers from the Chabot College Business Department came together in Building 700 to honor students and to give awards during the third annual Business Fair. Instructors from the Business Department honored their students by giving various awards and recognition for their work and its quality. “Well, I hope the […]

Dr. Stacy Thompson, vice president of Academic Services, sits at her desk in Room 210, Building 200, while discussing her future plans for Chabot on April 9, 2014. [Davis Dichoso/Staff Photo]

Introducing: Dr. Stacy Thompson

On April 9, 2014, Dr. Stacy Thompson, Chabot College’s new vice president of Academic Services, sat with The Chabot Spectator to fill us in on her plans for our school’s future. Only a full week has passed since Dr. Thompson’s first day on the job, but in this short period of time, she is already […]

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Game Review: InFamous: First Light

02 September 2014

reviewed for PS4 Earlier this week, Sucker Punch Productions and Sony Computer Entertainment of America (SCEA) dropped “infamous: First Light”, a standalone companion to last years “inFamous: Second Son” for download on the PlayStation store. Be warned – it’s not a prequel. Prepare for minor spoilers. PLOT: In “inFamous: First Light”, you play as Abigail […]

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Moview Review: Sex Tape

18 July 2014

If the title doesn’t give it away already, the movie is about a sex tape made by a couple, who is struggling to keep the intimacy alive in their marriage that has become unexciting over the years. In an unfortunate turn of events, the video gets leaked to a number of friends and family. The […]

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Movie Review: The Purge: Anarchy

18 July 2014

Remember when “The Purge” came out in 2013? The story was so unique and interesting that we just had to see it, and it eventually became a huge hit. Well, director and writer James DeMonaco is back for the second installment with a completely new story. No more Ethan Hawke or Lena Headey? Nope. It’s […]

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Movie Review: Deliver us from Evil

04 July 2014

Director Scott Derrickson and his writer Paul Harris Boardman are teaming up once again in their new movie “Deliver us From Evil.” The duo had teamed up previously on “The Exorcism of Emily Rose” and “Devil’s Knot.” What we have to admire about Derrickson is that his horror movies have a story to them rather […]

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Movie Review: Earth to Echo

04 July 2014

Here’s a combination of “E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial” and “The Goonies” that works just enough. Movies like “Earth to Echo” do a great job of reaching our hearts and exploring our imagination. Kid movies in general tend to mean so much to us because they seem to find a way back to our childhood. This is […]

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Movie Review: Transformers: Age of Extinction

27 June 2014

The Autobots are back, and well, they never really leave, do they? Five years after the Chicago War, the now extinct Autobots reemerge with dampened spirits. Optimus Prime took the form of a ragged, rusting truck – the sign of defeat and loss of hope. But when Prime crossed paths with Cade Yeager (Mark Wahlberg), […]

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Movie Review: “Under the Electric Sky” on the Silver Screen

07 June 2014

“EDC 2013: Under the Electric Sky”, a Focus Features film directed by Dan Cutforth (Project Runway), documents the adventures of several unlikely Electric Daisy Carnival (EDC) music festival goers from various walks of life. The cast includes: Jose Perales, a rave enthusiast who dances from his wheelchair, an “old kandi” couple who found love at […]

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Movie Review: The Fault in Our Stars

06 June 2014

Based on a New York Times bestseller by John Green, “The Fault in Our Stars” adapts the story of two unlikely star-crossed lovers who unknowingly find passion as they share a similar and tragic demise. The film adaptation involves Hazel Grace Lancaster (Shailene Woodley), who has Stage 4 thyroid cancer that caused metastasis formation to […]

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Movie Review: Maleficent

01 June 2014

Surprisingly the impression from trailers and the dark atmosphere provided by advertisement had me thrown. Maleficent (Angelina Jolie) is told from a first person perspective as she tells her side of the dark fairytale story. As a young fairy, she ruled the magical creatures of her kingdom, as optimistic as she is, her roll is […]

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BUS PASSES FOR $6 a MONTH

22 May 2014

You might have seen a new survey being passed around campus. You might have questioned its relevance to your life. Well, here is why you need to pay closer attention to what it’s really for. This initiative put forth by the Passion and Purpose class is for the large group of students who have to […]

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The Football season for Chabot starts in one week, are you ready for it? Today the Gladiators participated in one last scrimage before the season opener on September 6th Image taken on Aug. 30,2014 at Hayward, Calif,. Photo by David Andrew Soriano  #football #college #chabotcollege #Chabot
Chabot Women's soccer ended with a 2-2 tie against lake Tahoe on Aug. 29, 3014. Season record 1-0-1
Paul Banney(8) from Chabot celebrates in front of the camera during a game against Napa Valley College on Aug. 29, 2014 at Chabot College, Hayward, Calif. Banney would score two goals during a 3-2 win over Napa Valley College. #chabot #soccer #photography
Introducing President of the Student Senate of Chabot College, Jesse Esquire, serving for this fall 2014 semester. Profile feature coming up in next print issue out Sept. 4th. Photo by: @theworldofours #TheChabotSpectator #SSCC #ChabotCollege #NoFilter
Meet Vice President of the Student Senate of Chabot College, Noeli Paz Soldán, serving this fall 2014 semester. Profile feature coming up in next print issue out Sept. 4th. Photo by: @theworldofours #TheChabotSpectator #SSCC #ChabotCollege
Participants from left to right Board of Trustees Chancellor Jannett Jackson, Athletic Director Jeff Drouin and Football head Coach Danny Calcagno participate in the ALS bucket challenge right next to the atletic training room on Aug. 28, 2014 at Chabot College Hayward,Calif.  #chabot #als #bucketchallenge #photography
Paul Banney (8) and Sergio Avila (11) of Chabot celebrate while a defender from Lassen walks away in disgust after Chabot got a 4th goal against Lassen College on Aug. 27, 2014 at Chabot College, Hayward,  Calif. Photo by David Soriano #chabot #soccer
Elizabeth Segura (12) fights Dec nder Brenna Hunrath (5) from Lassen College for the ball on Aug. 27, 2014 at Chabot College, Hayward, Calif. The Gladiators would beat Lassen College 6-2 during the first game of the season  photo by: David Soriano #chabot #soccer #win
The  Chabot Defence intercepts a pass from the offence during a srimage on Aug. 23, 2014 at Chabot College, Hayward, Calif. The Chabot football team will open its season at Butte College on September 6, 2014. Photo by David Soriano
The Gladiator defence get into a huddle before it faces the Gladiator offence during a scrimage on Aug. 23, 2014 at Chabot College, Hayward, Calif. The Chabot football team will open its season at Butte College on September 6, 2014. Photo by David Soriano #football  #chabot
Chabot football held a scimage to prepare for the regular season on Aug. 23, 2014 at Chabot College, Hayward, Calif. The Chabot football team will open its season at Butte College on September 6, 2014. (Photo by David Soriano) #Chabot #football #sports
Like to thank everyone who visited our table today for Gladiator day, hope you guys enjoy the rest of the semester. #thespectator #chabotcollege
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We're out here for Gladiator Day! Stop by our table to say hi, and be sure to pick up our very first issue of the 2014 Fall Semester! See you all there! 
This week we have a school survival guide for all of you new students here at Chabot College. Need help setting up dates with counselors, getting information on transferring, and if you're just looking for news classes to add? Take a read on the front page to find out. 
We talk about what the Top 5 Songs of the Summer were and we remember the late Robin Williams along with former Chabot student, Adam Pye.

For sports, we have an in depth preview of the Chabot Football season. Find out how Chabot is planning to win their 4th straight conference title in a brand new conference with familiar foes. We also explore the upcoming seasons for men's and women's soccer, and volleyball. 
#Chabot #ChabotCollege #Football #RIPRobinWilliams #College #AdamPye #Hayward #BayArea #EastBay #Journalism #VolleyBall #Soccer #Aladdin
Great things coming fall 2014 semester. #thespectator
Levi's Stadium during the second half of the MLS game between the San Jose Earthquakes and Seattle Sounders FC, Santa Clara,. Calif. On August 2, 2014. Photo by David Soriano
San Jose Earthquakes star Chris Wondoiowski l (8) embrases his daughter Emersyn after a 1-0 win over the Seattle Sounders FC during the Inaugural Opening game of Levi's Stadium, Santa Clara, Calif,. On Saturday, August 2, 2014.photo by David Soriano @runthatdistancetf
The Chabot Baseball team is one win away from going to the state Championships series in Fresno after tying the series 1-1 yesterday against the Sequias Giants (game one 8-13 loss) (game two 11-1 win). Todays  game will be at noon at Chabot College. Photo by David Soriano @runthatdistancetf #chabot #baseball
The Chabot baseball team will battle for a chance to go to the state championship series, the top 8 series start tomorrow at Chabot college Photo by David Soriano @runthatdistancetf #baseball  #chabot

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