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Letter From The Editors

Dear Readers, It has come to our attention that there have been increasing questions regarding the purpose of The Pelican News. Criticisms of its work from students and administration alike have come to us by word of mouth, public and private Facebook comments, emails and other avenues. We set this letter forward, not to defend, but to restate our intentions...

Featured Artist: Magely Martinez

Featured Artist: Magely Martinez

Catalina Rojas: Tell me about yourself and how you became interested in film school. Magely Martinez: I am from Bakersfield, CA. I came down here to study film production. I started off wanting to direct film and everything, but as I started taking more classes and actually being on film sets I realized my stronger skill sets are more in...

New Positions in Student Life

New Positions in Student Life

Jonathan Sperling, Dean of Student Formation, hired Moises Mora as a Residential Administrative Assistant and Meghan Woodard as Residential Director to improve communication in Student Life.

Hollywood Connect Event

Hollywood Connect Event

The Greenhouse Arts and Media, Inc. hosted the Hollywood Connect: Navigation Session on May 18th at Netflix, Inc. The event is put on by Shun Lee Fong, President and Creative Director of The Greenhouse, in order to connect new artists with information and resources that will help them settle in Los Angeles. 

Households Respond to Changes

Households Respond to Changes

On Thursday, May 9th, Austin Schneider, Head of Campus Ministry, held an all-households meeting to “achieve better clarity about the households and to establish more communication going forward,” after some confusion over a shift in household standards.

Featured Artist: Mercy Salinas

Featured Artist: Mercy Salinas

Mercy Salinas is a junior at JPCatholic studying 3D animation. Her decision to come study at JPCatholic was not an easy one, but the close proximity to her family and the university's familial community is what influenced her to stay.