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Voter Registration Day a Success Christine Pelosi Opinion: So many are just into the novelty of the Ice Bucket Challenge Q Profile: SSCC Vice President Noeli Paz Soldan Chabot Reacts to Hazmat Spill
Law and Democracy held a voter registration for students at The Cesar Chavez Plaza at Chabot College in Hayward, Calif. on Sept. 23, 2014.

Voter Registration Day a Success

“…there’s no power greater than your voice and we are where we are today as a country because voices were heard and where we are going, depends on what you do. I know the future is in your hands and I think they are very capable worthy hands.” – Eric Swallwell On Sept. 23, which […]

Christine Pelosi, spoke to an auditrium filled crowd of Chabot Students on commitment of service regarding your political stand point in the Performaing Arts Center at Chabot College on Sept. 18, 2014. [Davis Dichoso/Staff Photo]

Christine Pelosi’s Campaign Boot Camp Whips Chabot into Political Shape

Identify your call to service On Thursday Sept. 18, attorney, activist, and author Christine Pelosi lectured as keynote speaker of The Fourth Annual Law and Democracy Lecture at the Performing Arts Center. She presented her new book, “Campaign Boot Camp 2.0”, which is a seven step program that helps anyone seeking knowledge on political campaigning […]

Chancellor Jannette Jackson and other officials participate in the Ice Bucket Challenge on the lawns behind the fitness center on August 28, 2014.

Opinion: So many are just into the novelty of the Ice Bucket Challenge

Videos from all over the nation starring sports teams, celebrities and many others pouring buckets of ice water over their heads for Lou Gehrig’s disease — amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) — have been inspirational and entertaining, but it’s been troubling to see that some people make a big deal about participating without even donating. On […]

Chabot College President Susan Sperling, speaking at the annual buisness awards during the spring 2014 semester on April 28, 2014. [Staff Photo/Davis Dichoso]

Q & A: Chabot President Sperling weighs in on HAZMAT spill incident

Last month’s Aug. 26 hazmat spill resulted in warnings that included a “shelter-in-place” to be sent out to anyone within a one-mile radius of the site at Contractor’s Chemical Inc. on Depot Road in Hayward, Calif. The spill raised concerns with Chabot College students and faculty. Despite being only 0.8 miles away from the site, […]

Newly elected Vice President Noeli Paz

Profile: SSCC Vice President Noeli Paz Soldan

The Student Senate of Chabot College (SSCC) has a new vice president who demonstrates motivation towards the coming semester as she, along with the rest of the SSCC members prepare to take on the role of representing Chabot students. Chabot student and vice president Noeli Paz Soldan has been part of the SSCC since 2012 […]

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Chabot Reacts to Hazmat Spill

Lack of Communication Prompts Concerns On Tuesday, August 26, a hazmat spill occurred at a business establishment minutes from campus on Depot Road in Hayward, California. The spill has raised many questions and some concern amongst students when it comes to how the Chabot College administration relays information about potentially dangerous situations. The hazmat spill […]

Christian Rangel Flores (14) and Anai Rodriguez (3) of Chabot await for the ball while defenders from Skyline swarm them during the closing minutes of the game on Sept. 23, 2014 in Hayward, Calif. The Chabot Gladiators would nearly miss many chances and fall to Skyline College 1-0.[David Soriano staff photo]

Chabot loses by one against Skyline

30 September 2014

The Chabot women’s soccer team had a mere loss against the Skyline Trojan ladies by one point on Tuesday Sept. 23, 2014, with the score ending 1-0   The lady Gladiators came close to a win several times as they had more than five opportunities in scoring. In the first well played half, the lady […]

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Chabot Soccer loses lead late

25 September 2014

On Tuesday Sept, 16, 2014, Chabot’s men soccer team tied 2-2 against the Merritt Thunderbirds after losing a lead late on a defensive miscue. The first half started and Merritt took control early. After the game had only been played for about five minutes, the Thunderbirds took the lead with the first goal of the […]

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The Chabot Volleyball team gets into a huddle during a break in the action during the 2nd set of a volleyball match against Modesto College on Sept. 19, 2014, at Chabot College, Hayward, Calif. Chabot Volleyball falls 3 sets to 0 against Modesto College. [David Soriano/Staff Photo]

Chabot Women’s Volleyball Fall to Modesto College

24 September 2014

On Friday, Sept. 19, Chabot women’s volleyball lost to Modesto 3-0 (21-25, 15-25, 18-25) at an away game. The Chabot Gladiators were unable to build on their victory from the previous game, and their record dropped down to 5-5. “We could’ve communicated better,” said Chabot’s Jasmine Ballestro. “Normally, we talk more and the [Modesto] girls […]

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#WalrusYes: TUSK Movie Review

24 September 2014

Longtime film director and podcaster Kevin Smith released his latest flick “Tusk,” on 600 screens across the U.S. While it is not “Clerks III,” it is something different and sheds a new light on Smith’s work. Be warned of upcoming spoilers. The concept of “Tusk” was inspired by Smith’s podcast, “SModcast 259: The Walrus and […]

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Crossword: News from Sept. 1 to Sept. 18

23 September 2014

ACROSS 4. Williams sister (6) won the U.S. Open in two straight 6-3 sets over Caroline Wozniacki on Sept. 7. 5. Microsoft is spending $2.5 billion on deal to buy Swedish company (6) who created the popular pixelated video game Minecraft. 6. A referendum will be held on Sept. 18 to determine if (8) will […]

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Opinion: “Sugaring” should be legalized to protect vulnerable, college “sugar babies”

18 September 2014

***This article was contributed by the Economics Club of Chabot College: Claire Lowry, Chimdi Okorie, and Vinson Losinto*** “Girls Gone Wild”, “Exploited College Girls”, and “Exploited 18″: these are pornographic websites that offer the sexual “talents” of young college girls as a service to older men who seek sensual comfort. The prevalence of widely available […]

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Customers enjoying the outdoor seating and good food at Buffalo Wild Wings watching Thursday night football on Sept. 11, 2014. [Tyler Richert]

Buffalo Wild Wings Brings the Heat to Union City

17 September 2014

There are three things I try to make clear about myself: I’m an avid sports fan, a connoisseur of the finest chicken wings around, and I’m a Union City local. Now there weren’t many places in my neighborhood that could take these interests of mine and blend them into one… until now. Tony Roma’s closed […]

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The Hayward Fire Department arrived to shut off the water main after a broken hydrant flooded the corner of Hesperian and A. St on Monday, Sept. 15, 2014 at 12:24 p.m. in Hayward, Calif.

Fire hydrant leaves busy intersection flooded

15 September 2014

A broken fire hydrant spouted gallons of water at a Valero’s Gas Station on the corner of Hesperian and West A. Street around noon on Monday, Sept. 15. Onlookers were ankle deep in wasted water that flooded Valero’s and surrounding corner streets. After a patron of Valero’s called 911 and alerted the Hayward Fire Department […]

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Album Review: Ariana Grande “My Everything”

04 September 2014

Ariana Grande’s sophomore album, “My Everything”, released on Aug. 24, 2014. If you’re head over heels in love or trying to get over your heartache, this one’s for you! After a summer slaying music billboards with three hit singles, the Mini Mariah kills it yet again. Unlike Grande’s last album, “Yours Truly”, which is filled […]

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Maria Montano (19) fights for the ball against an defender from Lake Tahoe college on Aug. 29, 2014 at Chabot College, Hayward, Calif. The Gladiators would tie with Lake Tahoe College 2-2. [Staff Photo/David Soriano]

Chabot Soccer Ties Lake Tahoe

02 September 2014

In their second game of the season, Chabot’s women’s soccer team tied 2-2 in a tightly contested match against Lake Tahoe Community College (LTCC) on Friday Aug. 29 2014. The two teams were evenly matched early in the game as both fought for a lead. Chabot took the honors and scored the first goal of […]

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1st Annual Literacy Drive, the goal of this event is to recruit Chabot College Students to tutor elementary and grade school students. #chabotcollege #literacy  #community

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Player Highlight, Runningback Christian Batiste (8) of chabot outruns Mervin McCane (3) of feather River  on Sept. 27, 2014, at Gladiator Field, Hayward, Calif. Batiste rushed for 108 yards on 12 carries, with two touchdowns along with a long of 58. The spectator will start highlighting more player preformances ob every Chabot Sports teams on instagram so stay tunned. Photo by David Andrew Soriano Head Photo Editor at the Chabot Spectator. #football #run #nfl #beastmode #instagood #photooftheday #playerHighlight
Yesterday the Chabot Gladiators unveiled new uniforms.  Do you like them or not? Kicker Miguel Esteban poses gor a photo after chabot beat feather river 54-37 on Sept. 28, 2014, at Gladiator field, Hayward, Calif. #chabot #chabotcollege #football #nfl #instalikes #instafollow #instagood #photooftheday photo by David Andrew Soriano
Linebacker Zachary Parrella (5) of Chabot picks off a Ja'Quay Garmon (not pictured) pass intended for  Tonio Burton (27) of Feather River during the 4th play of the game on Sept. 27, 2014, at Gladiator Field, Hayward, Calif. This play would set the momentum early as the Chabot Gladiators would beat the Golden Eagles of Feather river 54-27. #chabotcollege #chabot #football #sports #instagram #instagood #tagsforlikes #instafollow  photo by David Soriano @runthatdistancetf
Basketball season Is just around the corner today Chabot hosted some preseason games, Chabot played Allan hancock college and won 80-77, here Is a wide angle shot of Sophomore Noel Briones getting a layup duing the closing minutes on Sept. 26, 2014, at Chabot College, Hayward, Calif. Here Is a post via Chabot mens basketball here Is tomorrow's schedual SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 27TH GAME SCHEDULE

South Gym: Merritt vs. Lassen

South Gym: Allan Hancock vs. Ohlone
North Gym: Merritt vs. Skyline

South Gym: Diablo Valley vs. Cabrillo
North Gym: Allan Hancock vs. Skyline

South Gym: Lassen vs. Ohlone
North Gym: Cabrillo vs. Chabot

South Gym: Diablo Valley vs. Chabot- Chabot basketball pboto by David Andrew Soriano #chabot #basketball #tagsforlikes #photography #photooftheday #instagood
Chabot men's soccer lost as was described by Chabot coaches to be very physical game against Mendocino college 2-1 on Sept. 26, 2014 at Hayward, Calif. #chabot #soccer
Chabot Women's soccer fell to Ohlone 3-2 in a tight matchup, few key injuries for Chabot as well, the two Chabot athletes who scored Kimber Lohman (6) and Dayna Middleton (22) on Sept. 26, 2014 in Hayward, Calif. The Gladiators hope to overcome an injury plagued season.  #soccer #tagsforlikes #photography #photojournalism  photo by David Soriano
Chabot Volleyball beats confrence rival Ohlone college in a thrilling game 3 sets to 1 on Sept. 24, 2014 at Hayward, Calif. #chabotcollege  #Chabot  #volleyball  #photooftheday #instagood #like4follow instagram #sports  Photo by David Andrew Soriano @runthatdistancetf
Rough day for Chabot Women's soccer as they miss many opportunities and fall to Skyline College 1-0 on Sept. 23, 2014 in Hayward, Calif. #chabot #chabotcollege #instacool #photooftheday #soccer
Eric Swallwell, U.S. representative for the 15th congressional district, spoke to a crowd of Chabot Students on Sept. 23, 2014. Photo by @theworldofours #chabotcollege #60by50 #vote #15thDistrict #USA
Chabot Volleyball falls 3 sets to 0 against Modesto College on Sept. 19, 2014, at Chabot College, Hayward,  Calif. Chabot hopes to bounce back as they will  host Ohlone on September 24. #volleyball #chabot#photooftheday #instagood photo by David Soriano
The Chicano Latino Education Association celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month at The Cesar Chavez Plaza at #ChabotCollege this afternoon with food and drinking #horchata Photo by @theworldofours
Christine Pelosi, talking to aspiring students about politics and relevant subjects in everyday life at Chabots's event center on Sept. 18, 2014. @Sfpelosi Photo by @theworldofours
Our very own Marisol Cabrera, got a chance to talk to Christine Pelosi, daughter of House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi on her new book Campaign Boot Camp 2.0. Photo by @theworldofours
New issue today covers top stories from the past two weeks, get yours today at Room 2325 or look for the yellow bins around campus #chabot #chabotcollege  #thechabotspectator
Angelica Leano(9) of Chabot prepares to Serve to the opposing players from Simpson University during a volleyball match on Sept. 17, 2014 at the Chabot Gym.  The Chabot Volleyball team beat Simpson college 3, 25-5, 25-18, 25-17 to improve their season record 5-4. #volleyball #chabot
Update from yesterday's game: The Chabot Men's soccer team had a dissapointing first half being down 1-0 but then made half time adjustments to storm back 2-1, but in the last 15 min Merrit College would tie the game 2-2 on Sept. 16, 2014 at a Chabot Field, Hayward, Calif. This is the second straight game that halftime adjustments would help the gladiators come back to tie the game, Chabot is now 2-0-2. #soccer #Chabot #tagsforlikes #instagood #photooftheday #photography Photo. BY David Andrew Soriano
Highlight: Quarterback Tahir Mills (10) of Chabot  celebrates with teammate Christian Batiste (8) after a 79 yard touchdown run during a 38-21 loss against Diablo Valley College on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014 at Gladiator Field in Hayward,  Calif.#Chabot #football #photography #photooftheday

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