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Department Chair wins Golden Hawk Diversity Award

Kellie Bevins, Staff Writer

March 20, 2019

Filed under Features, Most Recent, Top Stories

Math Professor and Department Chair Camille Moreno won the Cosumnes River College Golden Hawk Diversity Award, which honors faculty who address issues involving diversity. The Golden Hawk award recipients are automatically nominated for the Stanback-Stroud Diversity award, which focuses on the same issues, but recognizes ...

Club fosters community and support for Natives

Alexandra Trigg, Staff Writer

March 20, 2019

Filed under Campus, Features, Most Recent, Top Stories

  For the past ten years, the Native Student Alliance Club has served as a student support group for people of Native American heritage to come together and assist in community services. Club President November Rain, a 25-year-old photography major, said the club aims to bring cultural awareness to campus, t...

Class brings students who enjoy hip-hop together

Class brings students who enjoy hip-hop together

March 12, 2019

Among the many dance classes offered at Cosumnes River College, hip-hop is one of them. Unlike the comm...

Gospel concert uplifts spirit of Black History Month

Tairiq Marshall, Staff Writer

March 5, 2019

Filed under Features, Most Recent

In honor of Black History Month, the Gospel Choir and Jazz band held a concert on Feb. 26 in the Recital Hall. Music Professor Omari Tau directed the concert and said the purpose of it was to celebrate spirituals and the history of African American music. Of the several pieces performed, the “Black National Anthem,” formally known as...

Local artists display art for campus gallery

Local artists display art for campus gallery

Lucy Vang, Staff Writer

February 27, 2019

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

The art gallery hosted the opening reception for the exhibition “Narrative Expression” on Friday. The...

‘Apex Legends’ is a free and rare loot

‘Apex Legends’ is a free and rare loot

February 25, 2019

With millions of players online within the first three days of its release, it is safe to say that “Apex ...

Alumna becomes First Year Experience director

Alumna becomes First Year Experience director

Lucy Vang, Staff Writer

February 20, 2019

Filed under Features, Top Stories

A former student was recently hired as the new director of the First Year Experience program. Ho...

‘You’ offers thrilling portrayal of stalking

‘You’ offers thrilling portrayal of stalking

February 19, 2019

Netflix’s release of “You” has created a tidal wave of new fans, but they may be unaware that th...

Former professor delivers Black History keynote

Former professor delivers Black History keynote

February 18, 2019

A former professor shared her family history and immigration story on Feb. 6 in the Recital Hall in h...

Club offers support for African American men

Tairiq Marshall, Staff Writer

February 15, 2019

Filed under Campus Life, Features

Starting as a professional development conference amongst junior college board members and administrators, the African-American Male Educational Development club developed a brotherhood and has become a sanctuary for African American males. A2MEND was co-founded by College President Ed Bush and other junior college offic...

Screenwriter brings experience to classroom

Screenwriter brings experience to classroom

Kellie Bevins, Staff Writer

February 14, 2019

Filed under Features

As a writer and director, Film Professor Mark Steensland disagrees with the quote “He who can, does. ...

Clinic on campus provides reproductive health services for students

Clinic on campus provides reproductive health services for students

February 6, 2019

The Sexual Reproductive Health Clinic began offering its services this semester. The campus Health...

Sacramento’s MLK & BLM find solidarity as a solution

Sacramento’s MLK & BLM find solidarity as a solution

January 26, 2019

Thousands gathered at Sacramento City College on Monday and participated in the thirty- eighth...

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 ...

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