Tag: Spotlight

RCC tennis coach Carlos Vazquez riding with bulls

Posted: April 8, 2015 | Written by Victor Gallegos The bull staggers to his feet, a stream of blood dripping from his back. A banderilla is tearing at the wound, making it deeper and deeper. The bull senses his time is up. The inevitable end to the fight, to his life is in the hands

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Spotlight: The Burke of all trades

Posted: March 10, 2015 | Written by Josiah Patterson Riverside Community College District Chancellor Michael Burke reflects on his life In his college days, Dr. Michael L. Burke worked in the shrimping industry on the Texas coast where he made $1.25 an hour. Today he is the chancellor of the Riverside Community College District. Burke

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Hollywood illustrator shares expertise with students

AMINA SAMREEN SALAHUDDIN | ASSISTANT FEATURES EDITOR April 30, 2014 Presenting Disney princesses, creating magical backdrops and putting together action sequences of ninja turtles is everyday work for Shawn McKelvey. McKelvey teaches Digital Art, Advanced Photoshop and Advanced Digital Media and Printing part time at Riverside City College, for the past three years. “Teaching is a satisfying

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