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Kevin Mann

Kevin is a film major at COD. He came back to school to study filmmaking after getting a degree in paralegal studies. He is excited to become writing the Chaparral and help inform COD students about the news that matters. Kevin...

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Marcela Carrillo

I’m a journalism major, in my second year at College of the Desert. My goal is to attend San Francisco State University and become a photojournalist as I thoroughly enjoy photography. It is still a challenging year, but I am...

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Sam Sarna

Sam is pursuing a Journalism AA-T Degree at College of the Desert. She is looking to combine her passions for sports and writing through a career in sports journalism and will continue her journalistic pursuit by obtaining a bachelor’s...

Andrew Yzaguirre

Andrew Yzaguirre

Andrew is a journalism major. This is his second year with The Chaparral, and he covers sports. Andrew's favorite sports include golf, football and motorsports. His goal is to work for Golf Digest or live in Europe and cover...