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STEM provides women equal opportunities

Abigail Babineau, Staff

December 3

Filed under Campus Life, Features, Most Recent, Profiles

Women interested in science, technology, engineering and mathematics degrees sometimes feel as if they are outnumbered by the population of men dominating the field. STEM is a program at Cosumnes River College for students in majors revolving around STEM. Sarah Jones, 20-year-old engineering major, thinks that women sometime...

Macy’s Theatre of Lights brings annual holiday light show to Sacramento

Macy’s Theatre of Lights brings annual holiday light show to Sacramento

Andrew Maestas, Staff Writer

November 30

Filed under Features

Sacramento’s holiday season officially lit up as candy canes and presents shined on Thanksgiving eve with...

Native American week promotes awareness of native cultures

Alejandra Morales, Staff Writer

November 28

Filed under Campus Life, Features

Native American Heritage week began on Nov. 14 and lasted until Nov. 18 in the fountain quad at Cosumnes River College. To kick off the week of events, the library held an opening of Native American books that told their history. Some of the book titles were “Earth Wisdom” by Yolanda Broyles-Gonzalez, “Forgotten Trib...

Panel allows students to connect with RTVF alumni

Kaelyn Blizzard, Staff

November 22

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Campus Life, Features, Most Recent

With so much going on in a college student’s life, it may seem difficult to think about what type of career they would want once they get their degree, and for those seeking employment in radio, television and film, this is just as challenging. The RTVF department held a panel discussion on Nov. 14 in L-111 Forum, moderat...

‘All Nations Day’ celebrates Native American culture

Jasmine Jernigan, Guest Writer

November 22

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Campus Life, Features, Most Recent

On Nov. 6, Cosumnes River College celebrated All Nations Day in the campus quad. The event started with an opening prayer led by a Maori dancer from New Zealand. The weather was nice and warm as people gathered around the quad to watch the Maori dancers, and dancers from other tribes. Maori Dancer Nico Ihimaera Rooseboo...

RTVF Department offers a unique hands-on experience

November 9

Within the many classes offered at Cosumnes River College lies a department dedicated to giving students th...

Veterans Day, a time for honor and rememberance

Steven Bryla, Staff

November 8

Filed under Campus Life, Features

Tomorrow is a day of honoring the brave men and women that served our country in the military. A day where discounts are given and special events like parades with former and current military members marching down streets across the nation is the least that could be done. Cosumnes River College has 418 veterans attend...

“Doctor Strange” introduced into the Marvel universe

LeShea Munoz, Editor

November 8

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features

Doctor Strange, a 2016 American superhero film featuring a Marvel Comics character of the same name. The highly anticipated film is produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. It is film number 14 in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), and is directed by Scott Derrickson (Sinister and S...

Super foods could benefit your health

Rachel Norris, Staff

November 8

Filed under Features, Food

There’s a big chance that many students have already fallen victim to the persisting illnesses that come around this time of year: colds and the big one, the flu. Nobody wants to fall behind in their studies because they caught the dreadful flu that could have been prevented in the first place. We know that prevention is ...

Art exhibition exposes students to bay area sculptors

Art exhibition exposes students to bay area sculptors

November 6

A reception on Saturday kicked off the start of an exhibition displaying the artwork of Bay Area ceramic...

College president reflects on first year

College president reflects on first year

Ashley Navarro, Editor

November 6

Filed under Campus Life, Features, Most Recent, Profiles

Having the presidential role at a community college can be a daunting position, but Cosumnes River Co...

New adaptation of cult classic film disappoints

Ashley Navarro, Editor

November 6

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Most Recent, Reviews

Imagine a world assembled by a medley of brightly colored mohawks, new wave punk and an unnecessary amount of tongue action. That world would be what Fox created with their sad attempt of an adaption of “The Rocky Horror Picture Show.” “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” is most notably known in the form of a 1975 fea...

DSPS on campus helps students acclimate to college life

Alejandra Morales, Staff

October 26

Filed under Campus Life, Features

lThe Disability Support Programs & Services has been helping students with physical, psychological and learning disabilities for over 10 years. The program has facilities that help students with disabilities acclimate to college life and make it easy for them to graduate. One program offered is a software called Dragon...

Latinx Honors Night awards Latinx students for their academic excellence

Alejandra Morales, Staff

October 24

Filed under Clubs, Features

Hispanic heritage month officially wrapped up with a tribute to student success in school with an honors night on Oct. 14 . Honors night started at 6 p.m. in the recital hall on campus and it awarded Latinx students who received a 3.0-3.5 GPA. Latinx standing for gender inclusive, there were over 20 students who receive...

CRC hosts first tiny house competition

Rachel Norris, Staff

October 24

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Campus Life, Features

In the midst of all the tininess, a rather great event took place in parking lot E of Cosumnes River College on Oct. 15. Students from multiple universities and residents from all over the state of California visited the campus to view the energy-efficient tiny homes, built over a span of two years by the architecture stude...

Theatre production explores race relationships

Theatre production explores race relationships

Andrew Flores, Staff

October 19

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features

With the lack of diversity portrayed in mainstream theater, the Cosumnes River College Theatre Departmen...

‘Birth of a Nation’ lacks depth and consistency

‘Birth of a Nation’ lacks depth and consistency

October 19

A significant amount of both excitement and controversy surrounded the theatrical release of “Birth ...

Mural celebrates Latinx community

Mural celebrates Latinx community

October 19

The Latinx community held an event in the campus quad at 11 a.m., where artist Raul Mejia sketched out ...

Tiny house competition sees huge turnout

Rachel Norris, Staff

October 17

Filed under Campus Life, Features

In the midst of all the tininess, a rather great event took place in parking lot E of Cosumnes River College on Oct. 15. Students from multiple universities and residents from all over the state of California visited the campus to view the energy-efficient tiny homes, built over a span of two years by the architecture stude...

Established pop-punk band lacks originality in new album

Ashley Navarro, Editor

October 10

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Reviews

Lead singer Laura Jane Grace, of pop-punk band Against Me!, belts words of heartbreak and longing in the band’s seventh full length album, “Shape Shift With Me.”   It was only a few years ago when Grace came out to the public as transgender and started the process of gender change. The previous album the band released, ...

Food pantry provides students with food security

Food pantry provides students with food security

October 5

  “The Hawk Spot” food pantry officially opened to the Cosumnes River College community on Aug....

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