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Theatre Department recognized at Elly Awards

The Theatre Department was nominated for two

Jacob Peterson, Staff Writer

September 23, 2020

The Theatre Department was nominated for several 2020 Elly Awards, which were presented by the Sacramento...

2020 Emmy awards discussion panel with Professor Wagner and Professor Wadenius

September 18, 2020

Radio, TV and Film Professor Lauren Wagner and Film and Media Studies Professor Adam Wadenius join Connection...

‘In the Studio’ series presents ‘Raise Your Voice’

The Sep. 11 entry in the music department's weekly

Asyah Zamani, Staff Writer

September 15, 2020

The Cosumnes River College Music Department’s “In the Studio” series presented an open mic event...

Alex Winter and Keanu Reeves return to the roles of Bill and Ted, respectively, for the first time in nearly 30 years. Released to audiences on Aug. 28, the movie sees the now adult duo take on one more adventure through time.

‘Bill & Ted’s’ most excellent sequel

September 9, 2020

After almost 30 years, the Wyld Stallyns have finally returned for “Bill & Ted Face the Music,”...

Music department launches weekly ‘In the Studio’ series

Staff writer Asyah Zamani joins in on Fridays “In The Studio” Zoom event featuring music instructor Dr. Derek Keller. In the event, Keller talks about different digital ways students can present audio for the best possible quality.

Asyah Zamani, Staff Writer

September 3, 2020

The Cosumnes River College music department held its first-ever weekly series, “In the Studio,” fe...

‘An American Pickle’ becomes first original HBO Max movie

August 19, 2020

HBO Max released their first original movie, “An American Pickle,” which stars comedy heavyweight...

Eleven students, including Nicholas Radke and Tim Dimal, received awards for their work. Their photos were chosen for an exhibition entitled

Students photographs are chosen for an exhibit at Crocker Art

May 12, 2020

A select amount of photography students at Cosumnes River College had their work displayed at the Cro...

Games to play during the shutdown

Games to play during the shutdown

April 21, 2020

It’s been nearly a month since the initial stay-at-home order for Sacramento County was put in place on Marc...

Netflix documentary becomes social media hit during virus outbreak

Netflix documentary becomes social media hit during virus outbreak

April 13, 2020

One of the top ten shows currently trending on Netflix is known as “Tiger King” and the short series di...

Film professors placed their predictions on who will take home an Oscar this evening. The Academy Awards are known as Hollywood’s big night. There are at least 23 nomination categories this year.

Film professors provide their predictions on the Academy Awards

February 9, 2020

The 92nd Academy Awards ceremony is approaching and various radio, television and film professors provided th...

The Black Box Theatre stage was set up for the Guest Artist Series with a grand piano for pianist, Anyssa Neumann and a podium stand for soprano, Rena Harms.

Guest Artist Series music event showcases soprano and pianist

February 3, 2020

The Guest Artist Series event was held in the Recital Hall on Jan. 28 featuring the soprano, Rena Har...

The 62nd Annual Grammy Awards celebrates diversity, talent and music

Allesandra Sarantopulos, Staff Writer

January 27, 2020

The 62nd Annual Grammy Awards took place on Sunday evening live at the Staples Center, located in Los Angeles, Calif.  The opening number of the show included the songs “Cuz I Love You” and “Truth Hurts” from a large orchestra with singer and songwriter, Lizzo stating “Tonight is for Kobe!” as she stood in f...

Theater and digital media major Lenora Callins plays young Arlie, acting as a shadow and flashback of Arlene today, trying to figure out which direction to take her life next.

“Getting Out” reflects modern-day problems that ex-convicts still face

October 14, 2019

Friends and families fill the Black Box Theatre at the opening night of the play “Getting Out” o...

Dance students performed at showcase as their final exam

Michaela Graves, Staff Writer

May 19, 2019

Students from various dance classes showcased their elaborate and creative dance skills at their spring recital on May 11 and 12.   Dance Professor Michelle Green-Clark said she is grateful for the opportunity to offer the courses at the Elk Grove Center and hope the presence of dance will continue to grow. “In additi...

Wind in the Willows breezes into first production

Halimeh Edais, Staff Writer

May 12, 2019

“Wind in the Willows” makes its way to the theatre department at Cosumnes River College. This hilarious family show was put together by students of CRC, and is a student ran production, that will have the viewer fawning at Mole and maybe wanting to knock some sense into Toad! Ratty and Mole’s peaceful time i...

‘Homecoming’ honors historically black colleges

Lucy Vang, Staff Writer

May 12, 2019

Singer-songwriter Beyoncé caught her fanbase by surprise when she released her Netflix film “Homecoming” on April 17. After giving birth to her twins Carter and Rumi in 2017, Beyoncé had been laying low on new music and touring. Little did her fans know that she was working up something special. “Homecoming...

Paw-fect stress relief

Michaela Graves, Staff Writer

April 22, 2019

Warm balls of fluff were sprawled out on the quad, offering support to students who were swimming under the wave of stress on April 3. Therapy dogs from different breeds, including Golden Retrievers and Saint Bernards, came with their owners to help relieve stress from students and staff during midterms and the approaching fin...

What does it mean to be an Instagram influencer?

What does it mean to be an Instagram influencer?

March 29, 2019

Recently I’ve been getting the question “how did you grow your followers so quickly?” The first answer...

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

     “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

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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