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Indie-pop group Bastille releases sophomore album

Indie-pop group Bastille releases sophomore album

October 5

After they burst onto the music scene with their double-platinum selling debut album “Bad Blood,” Br...

Student voice recognized in LatinX event

Student voice recognized in LatinX event

October 2

Mes de LatinX officially opened on Sept. 21 with a lecture from Olmeca in the Recital Hall. Olmeca is ...

Actors impress in ‘Magnificent Seven’ reimagining

Actors impress in ‘Magnificent Seven’ reimagining

October 1

Antoine Fuqua’s “Magnificent Seven” is the newest installation in a franchise built upon bridg...

Honors program offers students political insight

Honors program offers students political insight

October 1

The Honor Seminar Political Campaign Communication course offered this semester on campus, thoroughly ...

Campus offers live counseling chat for students

Steven Bryla, Staff

September 26

Filed under Features

Instead of waiting in long lines for appointments or an email reply from a counselor for a quick question, don’t you wish there was a way you could just get straight to the point? The Cosumnes River College Counseling Department is reaching out to students by chatting with them face to face online with a program called C...

Students enter raffle to receive textbook scholarship

Students enter raffle to receive textbook scholarship

September 21

Cosumnes River College students waited in the heat, on Wednesday, Aug. 31, at the CRC fountain stage for the chance to hear their name ...

Fox’s ‘American Horror Story’ season six premieres after long anticipated arrival

Fox’s ‘American Horror Story’ season six premieres after long anticipated arrival

September 14

After months of teaser trailers, vague comments and painstaking attempts to uncover the truth about Fox...

Drug wars explode in ‘Narcos’ return

Drug wars explode in ‘Narcos’ return

September 9

In the return of the Netflix series “Narcos”, the bloodshed and chaos are at an all-time high. With C...

Netflix original hits the soft spot for ’80s culture fanatics

Netflix original hits the soft spot for ’80s culture fanatics

September 2

Within days of the initial release, Netflix original “Stranger Things” became an instant favorite amon...

Art exhibit influences a positive image on African American community

Art exhibit influences a positive image on African American community

August 28

Cosumnes River College’s summer art exhibit, “The Black Effect: Race and Social Justice” which fea...

Beyoncé empowers fans with new visual album

Beyoncé empowers fans with new visual album

May 9

From political issues to personal life matters, Beyonce’s new album hit titled “Lemonade” incor...

‘Arms and the Man’ tells story of love during war

Kayleen Carter, Staff

May 9

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Campus Life, Features, Reviews, Top Stories

Funny, touching and comedic, the theatre department of Cosumnes River College has done a splendid job of performing their latest play “Arms and the Man.” Although the title could mislead one to believe that the play would literally center around a man and his appendages, in reality the plot was in stark contrast. ...

Nutrition and horticulture department team up to make sustainable program

Courtney Fong, Staff

May 9

Filed under Campus Life, Features, Profiles, Top Stories

Cosumnes River College students will get the chance to do hands-on work in a live lab when a new nutrition certification program opens in fall 2017. Plant-based Nutrition and Sustainable Agriculture is a rare certification program because of how broad it is. Students will grow and prepare their own crops for consumpt...

Tiny houses, big competition: CRC to host design and construction contest

Tiny houses, big competition: CRC to host design and construction contest

April 21

Under 300 square feet on average, tiny houses have made a big impact on the idea of living sustainably. ...

Mardi Gras hits CRC with themed club fair

Ashley Navarro, Staff

April 13

Filed under Campus Life, Clubs, Features, Most Recent

Cosumnes River College’s student clubs gathered together for a Mardi Gras themed event on March 31 to help promote themselves and potentially gain new members. Jazz-style music and the typical mardi gras decorations helped bring the event together. Students were dancing and participating in the activities set up such as spinning a...

EMT program helps students into their career

EMT program helps students into their career

April 13

Cosumnes River College’s Emergency Medical Technology course is designed to provide the student with the...

Professor’s cookbook guides you through any level of healthy eating

Nicole Goodie, Staff

April 13

Filed under Features, Food, Most Recent, Reviews

Eating healthy is definitely easier said than done. All the complex recipes with ingredients you can hardly pronounce, the prep time and the idea of cutting out those favorite snacks can easily turn someone away. One cookbook has made it easier to transition into a healthier lifestyle. “The Foodie Bar Way” written by Nutritio...

New RPG ‘The Division’ impresses with post-apocalyptic New York setting

New RPG ‘The Division’ impresses with post-apocalyptic New York setting

March 23

A desolate city ruined by a pandemic called “Green Poison” causes survivors to find a cure while ...

CRC surpasses expectations in spring blood drive

Erica Trujillo, Staff

March 16

Filed under Campus Life, Features, Top Stories

Twice a semester Cosumnes River College holds a blood drive to encourage people to save lives by giving a quick pint of blood and then they can be on their way.  The incentive to donate is usually out of the kindness of a person’s heart and a free t-shirt. Blood Source, the company that hosts the blood drives, came out ...

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