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Composers ensemble incorporates performance art

Composers ensemble incorporates performance art

May 10, 2018

The Cosumnes River College music department hosted its annual Composers Ensemble on April 23 and May 2....

Writers’ workshop helps people tell their life stories

Writers’ workshop helps people tell their life stories

May 8, 2018

The eleventh annual “Our Life Stories” event on campus invited writers, poets, and published authors to...

Art gallery hosts exhibit from Pulitzer Prize winner

Art gallery hosts exhibit from Pulitzer Prize winner

May 8, 2018

The Cosumnes River College Art Gallery held an opening reception on April 21 to introduce the new exhibit...

English professor explores the origin in a name

English professor explores the origin in a name

May 7, 2018

Trang Abeid’s English as a Second Language Writing class held the event “The Meaning Behind My Name...

Revelations about a 19th Century San Francisco Mummy

Arnoldo Fernandes, Staff Writer

May 7, 2018

Filed under Features

UC Davis Anthropology Professor Dr. Jelmer Eerkens hosted a presentation in the Recital Hall on April 24 about a young mummy who was found buried in San Francisco when workers were renovating a home. The homeowner’s daughters decided to name the mummy “Miranda Eve” until anthropologists found out the mummy’s real n...

Math and English placements to be re-evaluated

Math and English placements to be re-evaluated

May 2, 2018

The Los Rios Community College District have implemented a new method on placement testings for placi...

‘Avengers: Infinity War’ is here and delivered its impact of the franchise

‘Avengers: Infinity War’ is here and delivered its impact of the franchise

Kainoa Nunez, Photo Editor

April 30, 2018

Filed under Features, Top Stories

“Avengers: Infinity War” is a phenomenal film from beginning to the end that delivered what fans...

Dogs and cats up for adoption to support Vet Tech Program

Dogs and cats up for adoption to support Vet Tech Program

April 25, 2018

The Cosumnes River College Veterinary Technology Program will be hosting Pet Adoption Day this Sunday fr...

Professor outlines possibilities for other sources of energy

Professor outlines possibilities for other sources of energy

April 23, 2018

Physics and Astronomy Professor Michael Strong presented the “Energy for the United States: A Path t...

Asian Pacific Islander cultural event showcases ethnic diversity

Asian Pacific Islander cultural event showcases ethnic diversity

April 17, 2018

Cosumnes River College held its first Asian Pacific-Islander event that showcased a variety of student...

Professor illustrates comic-style textbook for classes

Professor illustrates comic-style textbook for classes

April 13, 2018

The last event for March’s celebration of Women’s History took place on March 22 at the Winn Center,...

‘Extinction’ is an expensive broken record

‘Extinction’ is an expensive broken record

April 13, 2018

“Extinction” is a game that is very hard to recommend. Its repetitive nature and fundamental gameplay...

Speakers read famous speeches by influential women

Victoria Blanco, News Editor/Opinion Editor

April 12, 2018

Filed under Features

In honor of Women’s History Month and theme of the expression “Nevertheless, She Persisted,” a reading of famous speeches by influential women were given by students and staff on March 21 in the Recital Hall. The event was moderated by history professors Diana Reed and Alex Peshkoff, who also provided historical context...

Diversity in films show promise through box office

Diversity in films show promise through box office

April 6, 2018

Director Ryan Coogler was tasked with directing “Black Panther," a movie where over 90 percent of the...

‘Ready Player One’ pops onto screens and culture

‘Ready Player One’ pops onto screens and culture

John Cabales, Writer

April 6, 2018

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

“Ready Player One” is a new movie adapted from the novel written by Ernest Cline and is set in the...

New theatre professor settles into academic setting

New theatre professor settles into academic setting

April 5, 2018

Technical Theater Professor Martin Flynn is in his second semester at Cosumnes River College, and had...

Student movie gets selected by two film festivals

Student movie gets selected by two film festivals

April 5, 2018

A student-led film project made for Professor Lauren Wagner’s Intermediate Film class last semester...

Speakers address reproductive rights and unconscious bias against women of color

Speakers address reproductive rights and unconscious bias against women of color

March 21, 2018

Professors Jennifer Denbow and Rebecca Kluchin talked about their research on reproductive rights in...

Fundraising event showcases student programs

Fundraising event showcases student programs

March 12, 2018

  Staff and students came together on Saturday evening for Cosumnes River College Foundation’s...

African American students honored during awards night

Arnoldo Fernandes, Staff Writer

March 12, 2018

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

Students of African descent were celebrated for their academic proficiency at the Cosumnes River College Recital Hall “Scholars in the Making” event on Feb. 29. Student personnel assistant for Extended Opportunity Programs and Services Aujonique Dismukes moderated the 19 Annual Honors & Awards night ceremony honoring...

Women’s basketball head coach returns from break

Dario Lizarraga, Staff Writer

March 12, 2018

Filed under Profiles, Sports, Women's Basketball

When Coach Coral Sage had a baby last June, she decided to take the following semester off to spend some time with her infant son. But now, the head coach for women’s basketball has returned and has hit the ground running for her players and students. “Besides being off with my son, having the chance to step back...

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