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Zayn’s creative vision rises to light in ‘Icarus Falls’

Zayn’s creative vision rises to light in ‘Icarus Falls’

December 27, 2018

With his highly anticipated album since his 2016 debut solo “Mind of Mine,” Zayn Malik reintroduce...

Aspiring student entrepreneur is here to be the change he wants to see

Aspiring student entrepreneur is here to be the change he wants to see

December 11, 2018

At Cosumnes River College, services and opportunities are available to everyone wishing to pursue a hi...

You are what you eat!

You are what you eat!

December 11, 2018

Pressed Juicery opened Nov. 16 in the Downtown Commons. They sell yogurt with custom toppings, pressed j...

It’s ‘U’ before ‘Us’

It’s ‘U’ before ‘Us’

Nekita Smith, Connection Staff

December 10, 2018

Filed under Blogs, Features, Most Recent, Sex and Relationships, Top Stories

In any relationship, it’s important to keep in mind that you each had a life before starting one toge...

‘Patriot Act’ is engaging but light on the laughs

‘Patriot Act’ is engaging but light on the laughs

December 10, 2018

Hasan Minhaj and his new Netflix show “The Patriot Act” brings a new voice to the landscape of p...

Overlord movie fails to make a killing at the box office

Overlord movie fails to make a killing at the box office

Steven Gutierrez, Connection Staff

November 16, 2018

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

     “Overlord” is a horror film that came out on Friday that takes place during D-Day of Wor...

New champagne bar opens and it’s all the ‘Fizz’

New champagne bar opens and it’s all the ‘Fizz’

November 13, 2018

Downtown Commons welcomed the Fizz Champagne & Bubbles Bar on Oct. 19. This swanky new bar is d...

Puente project honors past through celebration

Puente project honors past through celebration

Skyler Maclennan, Connection Staff

November 12, 2018

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

The Puente Project hosted an event for Dia de los Muertos on Nov. 1 in the WINN center 150. Dia de ...

Safe Spaces emphasizes support for students

Summer Lomendehe, Connection Staff

November 12, 2018

Filed under Features, Issues, Most Recent

Safe Spaces is an initiative that aims to create an environment which is safe and open for all students. With the momentum of the Me Too movement, Anthropology Professor Anastasia Panagakos said the motivations of the program hasn’t altered. “I don’t think it’s changed,” Panagakos said. “It’s made its importance...

Keep calm and get your cuddle on!

Keep calm and get your cuddle on!

November 9, 2018

Now that the “bae-cations” are over and the “summer flings” have ended (although some may have l...

Philanthropy Friends of CRC focuses on increasing a fundraising presence in the community

Philanthropy Friends of CRC focuses on increasing a fundraising presence in the community

Kellie Bevins, Special to The Connection

November 3, 2018

Filed under Campus Life, Features, Most Recent, Top Stories

The Philanthropy Friends of Cosumnes River College held an event on Oct. 25 that offered information on ...

‘The Hate U Give’ pays homage to #BlackLivesMatter

‘The Hate U Give’ pays homage to #BlackLivesMatter

Summer Lomendehe, Copy Editor

October 19, 2018

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

“The Hate U Give” tells the story of Starr Carter, an African American high school student who witness...

Chalk it Up event brings awareness to domestic violence

Chalk it Up event brings awareness to domestic violence

Dario Lizarraga, Connection Staff

October 18, 2018

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

Women Escaping A Violent Environment set up a table full of cards, pamphlets and information about sexual as...

Theatre departments debuts Romeo and Juliet for a limited time

Theatre departments debuts Romeo and Juliet for a limited time

Nekita Smith and Marysol Olvera, Connection Staff

October 18, 2018

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Breaking News, Features, Top Stories

The theatre department debuted their production of “Romeo and Juliet” on Oct. 5. The play is set ...

Alumnus returns to campus as English professor

Alumnus returns to campus as English professor

October 15, 2018

A former Cosumnes River College student was hired into the English department and now teaches English literature and composition classes.

Student Discounts: What You’re Missing Out

Summer Lomendehe, Copy Editor

October 8, 2018

Filed under Campus Life, Clubs, Features, Food, Top Stories

After a few weeks into this semester, students are scrambling to find good deals on college essentials. Luckily, having a student email address gives you the chance to save up. Here’s a roundup of a few: 1. Tutor.com Want someone to look over a paper or take practice quizzes? Tutor.com offers 20 free hours of online tutoring to students at Cosumnes River College in subjects like math, scie...

New faculty begin first semester on campus

New faculty begin first semester on campus

October 5, 2018

The campus welcomed several new professors this semester. Professors like Fire Technology Assistant Pr...

Photo professor exhibits project at art gallery

Photo professor exhibits project at art gallery

Dario Lizarraga, Staff Writer

October 2, 2018

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Top Stories

The art gallery is currently hosting a photography exhibition. “We Are Selma: The Selma Portrait Project” is an f...

Theatre department earns 5 award nominations

Theatre department earns 5 award nominations

Skyler Maclennan, Staff Writer

October 1, 2018

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Top Stories

The Cosumnes River Theatre Department received several Elly Award nominations for their production of “The ...

Meditation space on campus

Nekita Smith, Connection Staff

September 24, 2018

Filed under Campus Life, Features

The campus opened a meditation space in spring. It’s a quiet, safe environment for students who wish to reflect, pray and meditate for up to 15 minutes located in the Business Science building, room 144. The campus offers time for individual students up to a group of five to sign up. Any Cosumnes River College student, ...

Delta Shores shopping center offers entertainment and employment for students

Delta Shores shopping center offers entertainment and employment for students

September 8, 2018

Several stores opened in the Delta Shores shopping center on Aug. 17 and 18. Daiso, a franchise k...

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