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Does bro code create sexist behavior in men?

Emanuel Espinoza, Staff Writer

October 31, 2014

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...

Monique Maldonado (left) and Anna Lozano (right), both CRC students, attract student attention to their table by passing out paper hands and offering scratcher cards for discounts in the bookstore.

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

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

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

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 professors (from left to right) Amanda Paskey, Shannon Mills and Anastasia Panagakos receiving the award for their work in campus diversity.

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

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...

Buying used or new textbooks, or renting them, from the college bookstore is just one option students have for gaining the textbooks they need.

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...

Dance students enthusiastically perform at the end of the semester dance showcase in CRC's Recital Hall on May 10.

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,...

MacDuff, a terrier mix, spent a lazy hour communing with 24-year-old veterinary technician major, Lauren Vollucci, at the CRC pet adoption event on April 27. MacDuff is still available for adoption.

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

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

Yi Lor, 22, a biology major solves a complex integral in the first round of the competition.

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...

The door of the kinesiology, health education, and athletics department at Cosumnes River College bears the Safe Space sticker, showing that faculty and administration in this department are allies of the program.

Safe Spaces program offers support to students

April 1, 2014

While students roam around the Cosumnes River College campus, they are bound to see the “Safe Space”...

Students board a Regional Transit bus at the front of Cosumnes River College on March 11.  Riding public transportation helps students save money on rising gas prices.

Balancing the books and your bank account

March 19, 2014

College can be an expensive endeavor, which is something that a lot of Cosumnes River College students...

VITA on campus offers free tax support

Damon Hickman, Staff Writer

March 16, 2014

Lower-income families and individuals are being offered the opportunity to receive free tax assistance, provided by the accounting department at Cosumnes River College. The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program, being led this semester by accounting professor Allison Hamaker, started providing free tax assistance on Feb....

Students  practice lifting dumbbells in a power sculpting class in EGA 114 at the Elk Grove Center on Feb. 24.

How to stay in shape on a budget

February 25, 2014

We’re all aware of the need to live a healthier lifestyle, but there are so many options and it can b...

The flu vaccine is one way to avoid getting the flu.

Healthy habits can help in avoiding flu

February 14, 2014

It’s that time of the year again, where the excitement of the holidays is long gone and the inevitab...

Film opens up on touchy topic of racism

Jelina Cortero, Staff Writer

February 7, 2014

The Social Responsibility Committee held their first film showing of five called “Mirrors of Privilege,” to inform students about the truth of racism on Thursday. Over 40 seats were set up around the music room and almost every single one was filled. Sandra Carter, a member of the SRC, handed students a flier presenting the re...

Making ends meet: Textbook Edition

Making ends meet: Textbook Edition

Scott Redmond, Staff Writer

January 31, 2014

The winter holidays have passed, along with the decision making on what gifts to give, where to vacation a...

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