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‘The Boy’ lacks in talent but excels in suspense

‘The Boy’ lacks in talent but excels in suspense

Quincie Pruitt, Staff

February 17, 2016

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

While it’s debatable whether “The Boy” is an Oscar winning film, it’s fair to say that it is ...

Gallery gives students chance to explore photography

Coy Granderson, Staff

December 8, 2015

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Top Stories

Are you a burgeoning student photographer with dreams of displaying your artwork in a Sacramento theatre where photography enthusiasts frequently mingle? Or do you desire to hone your photographic eye through lectures, workshops, educational programs and field-trips? You may want to consider a student membership at the V...

Novel writing month offers new challenges to writers

Nicole Goodie, Staff

November 27, 2015

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features

For some, November means turkey and sweaters or that the holiday season has begun, but for many writers it’s time to pull out their trusty laptop and punch out a work of art. National Novel Writing Month is an annual international writing marathon in November that challenges writers of all skill levels to write a 50,000-...

Decades of Darkness takes on new life in the dark

Decades of Darkness takes on new life in the dark

Quincie Pruitt, Staff

October 28, 2015

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features

During the day, the West Sacramento Vierra Farms offers a family friendly environment where kids can ride...

Students ‘SpeedForce’ podcast serves fans of ‘The Flash’

Students ‘SpeedForce’ podcast serves fans of ‘The Flash’

October 28, 2015

For some fans, watching the latest episode of the CW’s “The Flash” isn’t enough. Luckily for the...

‘Dead Man’s Cell Phone’ shows people’s reliance on technology in a comedic way

‘Dead Man’s Cell Phone’ shows people’s reliance on technology in a comedic way

October 21, 2015

The theatre department presented the first showing of their fall production “Dead Man’s Cell Phone” o...

Jazz performance features new take on the classics

Jazz performance features new take on the classics

October 7, 2015

Students, faculty and community members gathered in the Recital Hall to hear the music department’...

Professor exhibits photos of Europe

Professor exhibits photos of Europe

August 25, 2015

As a child, did you ever wonder where teachers went when you weren’t in school? Now you can see thro...

Theatre arts department tackles a never before performed show and California water issues

Theatre arts department tackles a never before performed show and California water issues

May 6, 2015

For their newest production “The Chisera,” the Cosumnes River College theatre arts department was...

Franchise takes a ride down memory lane for seventh film

Franchise takes a ride down memory lane for seventh film

April 9, 2015

While many movies become mundane after a sequel or two, the “Fast and Furious” series has managed...

‘Divergent’ sequel is full of dark twists and turns

‘Divergent’ sequel is full of dark twists and turns

March 26, 2015

“Insurgent” is truly what a sequel in any trilogy should be. The sequel to the popular film “Diver...

Netflix adds ‘Friends’ and other programs to streaming offerings for January

Netflix adds ‘Friends’ and other programs to streaming offerings for January

January 11, 2015

The holidays are over but the days are still cold and the spectre of spring semester lurks around the...

The games have changed forever as a revolution sparks

The games have changed forever as a revolution sparks

December 5, 2014

“Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part One” one of four movies from the popular film series based on Suzanne...

Art gallery’s second showing displays new work from faculty

Art gallery’s second showing displays new work from faculty

December 4, 2014

Art is a universal expression and at Cosumnes River College’s second showing in the art gallery, it...

Romantic film goes beyond the romance and the cliches

Jelina Cortero, Staff Writer

November 20, 2014

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

Romantic, comical, tear-jerker and dramatic; these are all words I would use to describe the new romance movie “Beyond the Lights.” “Beyond the Lights” was written and directed by Love & Basketball’s Gina Prince-Bythewood and was released on Nov. 14. It follows the life of Noni Jean, played by Gugu Mbath...

Gambino delivers with second half on new dual album

Emiliano Martin, Staff Writer

October 31, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features

Independent rapper Childish Gambino continues to expand on the term concept album with his newest double album “STN MTN / Kauai.” It continues the story of The Boy, the through line to Gambino’s albums since last year’s “Because the Internet,” a character who was presumed dead by the end of his last album’s...

T.I. releases his ninth album

Emanuel Espinoza, Staff Writer

October 30, 2014

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

T.I., the self-proclaimed “King of the South,” has come out with a new album and shows that he is one of the finest rappers to come from the South, though there are a few songs that could have been better. “Paperwork,” T.I.’s ninth album overall, was released on Oct. 21. It opens with the song “King,” not to...

Campus art gallery has grand opening after more than twenty years of waiting

Campus art gallery has grand opening after more than twenty years of waiting

October 20, 2014

Cosumnes River College held a Grand Opening for the new art gallery on campus on Oct. 10. The exhibition,...

Independent artists first album surpasses all expectations

Independent artists first album surpasses all expectations

Emiliano Martin, Staff Writer

September 22, 2014

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

Independent artist Raury set the internet abuzz with the release of his first single “God’s Whisper”...

Rapper’s second album provides a creative expansion beyond previous work

Rapper’s second album provides a creative expansion beyond previous work

Emiliano Martin, Staff Writer

July 13, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Reviews

You can call Ab-Soul many things, amongst them he prefers “Lupe Fiasco on drugs” or an “idiot,...

Wizard World Comic Convention comes to Sacramento

Wizard World Comic Convention comes to Sacramento

March 16, 2014

At first glance, one would probably not place the label of geek or nerd upon 23-year-old Katherine Ze...

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