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Library seeks to reward students for learning

Nicole Goodie, Staff Writer

February 25, 2015

Filed under Campus Life, Features, Most Recent

Walking into a library can be overwhelming when attempting to find a book among the hundreds to thousands that line the various shelves and racks. Even with helpful staff and the computer catalog, it can be quite a task to find what is needed. The Cosumnes River College librarians created the Golden Ticket program to encour...

Black History Month lecture tackles inequality

Tierra Palumbo, Staff Writer

February 25, 2015

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The Sacramento region is well-known for its high levels of diversity. TIME magazine declared it the most diverse city in America in 2002 and Cosumnes River College was ranked the ninth most diverse public two-year college in the nation last year, according to the Chronicle of Higher Education Almanac. While the city and college are quite ...

Anthropology department holds annual celebration for Darwin

Omar Chan, Staff Writer

February 14, 2015

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Faculty and students alike came together as the anthropology department held their annual birthday celebration on Feb. 11 for the man that fathered the idea of evolution through natural selection, Charles Darwin. Darwin is known for formulating his ideas based on his findings in the Galapagos Islands, off the western coast...

President Travis and staff reflect on her tenure as retirement looms

President Travis and staff reflect on her tenure as retirement looms

Scott Redmond, Staff Writer

December 5, 2014

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

As students and professors gear up for finals, anticipating a wrapping up of the semester that will...

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...

Students gather in celebration of Native American Day

Ryan Mullins, Guest Writer

November 20, 2014

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Feathers flashed and twirled about in the Cosumnes River College cafeteria Thursday as the California Miwok Dancers performed their ceremonial dances. Outside, the smell of fry bread tacos rose up from the quad and a line formed stretching around the fountain as students waited to try the free Miwok version of this Native...

CRC’s donation drive collects from students

Brittany Harden, Staff Writer

November 1, 2014

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The season of giving has begun as the Cosumnes River College Social Responsibility Committee kicked off the annual campus canned food drive on Oct. 9. Dedicated to community involvement  and promoting social justice, the SRC collaborates with non-profit and social service organizations said English Professor Heather Hutcheson...

Does bro code create sexist behavior in men?

Emanuel Espinoza, Staff Writer

October 31, 2014

Filed under Campus Life, Features

Sexism, misogyny and masculinity, these are some key elements that define what some people refer to as “The Bro Code.” “The Bro Code” was a film shown at Cosumnes River College on Oct. 21, and was presented by CRC music professor Steven Coughran, who is also the campus sustainability chair of the Social Responsibility...

Campus encourages and appreciates student work while emphasizing community engagement

Campus encourages and appreciates student work while emphasizing community engagement

October 21, 2014

Cosumnes River College kicked off their promotion for student volunteerism and social responsibility...

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,...

Health education professor teaches hands-on EMT program

Emanuel Espinoza, Staff Writer

October 18, 2014

Filed under Campus Life, Features, Most Recent, Profiles

Students at Cosumnes River College have been learning the skills of emergency medical technology for over 25 years. Matthew McHugh, a health education professor, has been teaching at CRC since 2005 as an EMT instructor. He said that he is considered the unofficial program director of the fire technology program because CRC...

Campus mentoring program focuses on the success of women

Brittany Harden, Staff Writer

October 11, 2014

Filed under Campus Life, Features

The Sister-2-Sister mentoring program started its semester meeting on Sept. 25. The Sister-2-Sister program was created by Dr. Collette Harris-Mathews when she realized that there was a need for students to be mentored at Cosumnes River College. "I had students coming up to me asking me to help them and to have me mentor...

Anthropology Department wins 2014 Stanback-Shroud Diversity Award

Anthropology Department wins 2014 Stanback-Shroud Diversity Award

September 23, 2014

Cosumnes River College’s anthropology department was “surprised and honored” with the 2014 Stanback-Shroud...

Adjunct professor’s work honored with presentation of teaching award

Emanuel Espinoza, Staff Writer

September 23, 2014

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The Crystal Apple Award is a teaching award often presented to full-time professors, but this year adjunct professor Sarah Pollock was given the award. Despite being a part-time instructor, she has been teaching at Cosumnes River College for a long time. Pollock, a biology professor, said that this year the award nomination...

Cheap textbook seeking students have various options at their disposal

Cheap textbook seeking students have various options at their disposal

August 25, 2014

College is one of the most expensive endeavors in a person’s life, and while getting an education will...

Top ten tips for navigating the first week of school

Top ten tips for navigating the first week of school

August 24, 2014

The first day of classes tends to be a hectic and difficult time, whether it’s your first semester...

CRC wraps up semester with student dance showcase

CRC wraps up semester with student dance showcase

May 18, 2014

The end of the semester dance showcase in Cosumnes River College’s Recital Hall, an event that promoted...

CRC uses solar power to go green

CRC uses solar power to go green

May 7, 2014

Cosumnes River College has recently had new and exciting projects, and with new technological developments,...

Animals find homes at CRC’s annual pet adoption event

Animals find homes at CRC’s annual pet adoption event

April 30, 2014

On Sunday, Cosumnes River College went to the dogs. Every year, the veterinary technician program...

Author, journalist, activist and professor headlines campus Earth Day events

Author, journalist, activist and professor headlines campus Earth Day events

Davina Vo, Guest Writer

April 21, 2014

Filed under Campus Life, Features

Cosumnes River College faculty and students are invited to welcome renowned author and activist Michael...

Students compete in CRC’s 10th annual Integration Bee

Students compete in CRC’s 10th annual Integration Bee

April 9, 2014

Cosumnes River College students who enrolled in Calculus I or higher competed in the 10th annual Integration...

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