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Bias-free program gets highlighted at first Safe Spaces Day

Courtney Fong, Staff

February 17, 2016

Filed under Campus Life, Features, Most Recent

The Cosumnes River College community observed its first Safe Spaces Day on Feb. 3. The event raised awareness about the campus-wide effort to create a safe and bias-free environment. The Social Responsibility Committee organized the event with support from student and faculty volunteers who handed out flyers and encouraged...

Annual Club Activities Fair gives students a chance to get more involved

Cole McCarthy, staff

October 29, 2015

Filed under Campus, Campus Life, Clubs, News, Slideshow

The Club Activities Fair was held on Oct. 14 and 15 from 10 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. Each club was allowed to set up tables and speak with passing students.   Each club set up their tables differently but 22-year-old computer science major Sirazle Ali said the Diversity Student Association were mainly trying to recruit member...

Studying in Italy made possible by study abroad program

Quincie Pruitt, Staff

October 25, 2015

Filed under Campus Life, Features, Top Stories

Imagine sitting outside of an Italian pastry shop while doing your English assignment surrounded by the beautiful scenery of Italy. This can become a reality for community college students wanting to study abroad. The American Institute for Foreign Studies is a study abroad program where students in the Northern California re...

‘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...

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...

Building skills and networking are just a few perks of student internships

Building skills and networking are just a few perks of student internships

May 18, 2015

As a college student, acquiring a job in your chosen field can be a daunting task that can seem impossible...

Campus center offers more than support to veterans

Campus center offers more than support to veterans

May 17, 2015

Making the move from a military life to a college life is not always easy for veterans, which is why...

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...

Vet Tech program prepares for pet adoption day

Vet Tech program prepares for pet adoption day

Jasmine Teng, Staff Writer

April 23, 2015

Filed under Campus Life, Features, Most Recent

Each year the veterinary technology department accepts dogs and cats from shelters to take into their pr...

Interim president attributes his success to luck

Interim president attributes his success to luck

Nick Valenzuela, Staff Writer

April 16, 2015

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

Following ex-Cosumnes River College President Deborah Travis’s announcement of her intent to retire...

Student clubs flock to quad to promote themselves and show spirit

Student clubs flock to quad to promote themselves and show spirit

April 2, 2015

Tables lined the quad walkway between the cafeteria and library as members of Cosumnes River College’s...

Professor gathers alumni to share their experiences with current students

Professor gathers alumni to share their experiences with current students

March 26, 2015

For all students, regardless of their major, the question of what to do once they've finished their education...

Cash strapped students look for ways to spend thier spring break

Francisco Rodriguez, Staff Writer

March 26, 2015

Filed under Campus Life, Features, Most Recent

Spring Break is around the corner and for college students across the nation it is time for students to travel to places like Cancun or Florida for beaches, drinking and relaxation. For most students though the reality of Spring Break is finding ways to enjoy the time off closer to home. College itself is expensive, sapping...

Unofficial club uses board games to build community and heal the mind

Unofficial club uses board games to build community and heal the mind

March 25, 2015

The word gamer typically brings to mind the image of people sitting at their computer or television, f...

Culinary students get hands on experience through catering

Nicole Goodie, Staff Writer

March 18, 2015

Filed under Campus Life, Features, Most Recent, Profiles

While the main goal in college is to take classes for practical knowledge that will help students obtain their degrees, there is more to the college experience. The Cosumnes River College culinary arts department embraced this as their students prepared lunch for the Future Farmers of America central regional meeting on Feb....

Encouraging and supporting women in the sciences is club’s goal

Jasmine Teng, Staff Writer

March 17, 2015

Filed under Campus Life, Clubs, Features, Most Recent, Profiles

Founded to encourage and support women who are interested in science, technology, engineering and math majors and careers, the Women in STEM club entered their second year of existence this semester. The club originally came together in the spring of 2014 thanks to a few generous sponsors who donated money for the club to...

Women’s History Month panel offers real talk about careers

Women’s History Month panel offers real talk about careers

March 14, 2015

Cosumnes River College continued their month-long celebration of Women’s History Month with “Real...

The world of comics comes to campus in newest art gallery show

The world of comics comes to campus in newest art gallery show

March 8, 2015

While the first two shows of the Cosumnes River College Art Gallery played host to different exhibitions...

Program celebrates success after a decade on campus

Program celebrates success after a decade on campus

March 6, 2015

There are various programs local and statewide that aim to successfully help students transfer to four-year...

Club seeks to break stereotypes by bringing global event to campus

Club seeks to break stereotypes by bringing global event to campus

February 28, 2015

Cosumnes River College students were presented with a unique opportunity when members of the campus group...

Professor’s project celebrates campus diversity

Professor’s project celebrates campus diversity

February 25, 2015

A simple glance around campus makes it clear why Cosumnes River College was ranked the ninth most di...

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