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Speaker addresses misconceptions of Islam

Speaker addresses misconceptions of Islam

March 27

In the midst of Women’s History Month, the Muslim Student Association began Islam Awareness Week with...

San Francisco’s free tuition inspires Los Rios

Steven Bryla, Staff

March 27

Filed under Breaking News, Campus, Community, News, Top Stories

San Francisco city Mayor Edwin Lee announced on Feb. 6 that the city would be the first in the United States to make community college tuition free to all residents through the City College of San Francisco. Cosumnes River College Public Information Officer Kristie West was amazed with the partnership between the city of San F...

Fresh Success helps students in need

Fresh Success helps students in need

March 14

One of the hardest challenges that a student can face is trying to balance school and work at the same tim...

California transitions from severe drought to flooding

California transitions from severe drought to flooding

March 8

Just one year ago, more than 90 percent of California was in some form of drought. With these severe d...

District resolution protects undocumented students

Missy Amaya, Staff

February 9

Filed under Breaking News, Campus, Community, Issues, News, Top Stories

The Los Rios Community College District has reaffirmed its commitment to diversity by signing a new resolution in support of undocumented students and employees. On Jan. 11 the LRCCD Board of Trustees unanimously passed Resolution  2017-02, which takes a stance in support of students and employees covered by the Deferred ...

Campus organization plans retreat for female students

Campus organization plans retreat for female students

February 9

A Focus 4 Women has scheduled a women’s retreat event for female Cosumnes River College students at Woodl...

The state of cannabis education is up in smoke

The state of cannabis education is up in smoke

Kaelyn Blizzard, Editor

January 25

Filed under Breaking News, Community, Issues, Most Recent, News, Top Stories

The passage of proposition 64 in the state of California this last November has prompted a need for educati...

Ethics symposium discusses policing tensions

Lola Chase, Staff

December 5

Filed under Campus, Community, Issues, News

Sacramento State and Cosumnes River College partnered to present the 11th Annual Fall Ethics Symposium. This year’s topic was The Ethics of Policing. The two-day symposium was broken into six sessions of speakers with different topics regarding policing. CRC hosted the first day and Sac State held the second set of sessions. The...

Students and staff react to Trump presidency

Students and staff react to Trump presidency

November 14

Shock, fear, loss, triumph and glimpses of hope are felt deeply by the community of students and faculty...

Cosumnes River College and Regional Transit open pedestrian bridge

Alejandra Morales, Staff

November 3

Filed under Campus, Community, News, Top Stories

The opening ceremony for the Cosumnes River College pedestrian bridge was held in front of the light rail station platform on Monday morning. The bridge extends from the parking structure of the school all the way down to the light rail station. CRC President Edward Bush said the purpose was to give students a safer option...

Proposition 64 could legalize recreational cannabis

Proposition 64 could legalize recreational cannabis

October 31

Depending on how voters vote on Proposition 64, the recreational use of cannabis could be legalized for...

In The Know: State propositions to appear on November ballot

Kaelyn Blizzard, Staff Writer

October 1

Filed under Community, Issues, National, News, Top Stories

Proposition 51 - School Bonds: A YES votes provides a total of $9 billion in bonds (federal money borrowed and paid back over time) to help support K-12 schools ($7 billion) and community colleges ($2 billion). A NO votes means that this large sum of bonds would not be borrowed. Reasons for a NO vote: borrowing the bonds would...

Campus hosts largest career fair in its history

Campus hosts largest career fair in its history

May 5

The campus partook in its largest career fair this past week. The event was from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. i...

Students will participate in a model U.N. in San Francisco

Kayleen Carter, Staff Writer

April 17

Filed under Campus, Community, News

Student delegates of the club called Model United Nations, advised by Political Science department chair Martin Morales, will be preparing to attend a Conference where they will represent the People’s Republic of China April 15-18. There, will be 13 student delegates who will be in attendance at the Conference in San F...

Meet the candidates of the upcoming ASCRC elections

Brennan Smith, Staff Writer

April 11

Filed under Campus, Community, News

Four candidates are running in the Associated Students Cosumnes River College spring election on April 12-13. The four candidates running include Tony Tran, Freddy K. Monde, Ericca Le and Evan Nguyen  who are running for Student Senate President, Student Senate Treasurer and Commissioner for the Clubs and Events Board. They...

Accounting students offer free income tax preparation

Accounting students offer free income tax preparation

March 17

The students and people in the surrounding community of Cosumnes River College have the chance to get ...

Women’s history month begins on campus with a showing of the film ‘East Side Sushi’

Women’s history month begins on campus with a showing of the film ‘East Side Sushi’

March 10

The Recital Hall was cool and inviting as an audience of students sat quietly in their seats to see t...

Black History Month ends with recognition and celebration

Kayleen Carter, Staff

March 3

Filed under Campus, Campus Life, Community, Features, News, Top Stories

Cosumnes River College’s annual Black History Month Awards Night was filled with dancing, singing, laughing and celebration as the final event for the month. The awards were hosted by the Black History Month Committee at CRC in the Recital Hall. There were about 60 honorees in attendance along with their family and frien...

Campus Accredited

Tyler Santana, Editor In Chief

February 25

Filed under Campus, Community, Issues, News, Top Stories

Cosumnes River College, along with the other three colleges in the Los Rios Community College District, have had their accreditation reaffirmed from the Accrediting Commision for Community and Junior Colleges. CRC earned its reaffirmation, however, the school is being asked to provide a follow up report with improvements tha...

Gas prices still on the decline

Gas prices still on the decline

Erica Trujillo, Staff

February 25

Filed under Community, News

The United States gas prices are declining significantly depending on where you live. The average Cal...

Los Rios administrative staff meet to discuss environmental strategic plan

Kayleen Carter, Staff

February 11

Filed under Campus, Community, Most Recent, News

Administrative staff across the Los Rios Community College District attended a conference in the Winn Center on Feb. 2 to discuss the Sacramento region's impact on LRCCD. Faculty and staff took part in a community conference detailing the growth of the Sacramento region and how its educational institutions, specifically L...

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