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Film production course incorporates hands-on learning

Sean Pastrana, Staff

October 6, 2015

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The radio, television and film production program that is offered on campus gives students the ability to hone their craft and work towards a dynamic career in the media industry. The RTVF 350 class, also known as Intermediate Film and Digital Cinema Production, provides students with the opportunity to produce, direct and work wit...

New President expresses his commitment to CRC

New President expresses his commitment to CRC

September 18, 2015

Cosumnes River College welcomed Dr. Edward Bush as college president on July 1. During a speech t...

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...

Dean uses diversity of life experiences to guide his leadership

Dean uses diversity of life experiences to guide his leadership

Stephanie Lopez, Staff Writer

April 30, 2015

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Cosumnes River College prides itself on diversity in its students, classes and faculty which is why making...

Interim president attributes his success to luck

Interim president attributes his success to luck

Nick Valenzuela, Staff Writer

April 16, 2015

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

Professor passionate about sharing his love of photography through his teaching

Professor passionate about sharing his love of photography through his teaching

March 26, 2015

For the last 27 years Cosumnes River College photography professor Jim West has retained the same enth...

Culinary students get hands on experience through catering

Nicole Goodie, Staff Writer

March 18, 2015

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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...

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

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

Health education professor teaches hands-on EMT program

Emanuel Espinoza, Staff Writer

October 18, 2014

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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...

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...

Professor teaches abroad, expands student learning

Professor teaches abroad, expands student learning

April 1, 2014

It’s not everyday that a college professor has the opportunity to not only teach on more than one ...

MESA: Field specific program allows students to network and learn

MESA: Field specific program allows students to network and learn

Emanuel Espinoza, Staff Writer

November 17, 2013

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Students majoring in engineering, mathematics and science have a place on campus that can help them pr...

From here to Jakarta: Former student’s photographic world-spanning journey

From here to Jakarta: Former student’s photographic world-spanning journey

November 16, 2013

There was chaos on the streets as bullets flew through the air, right into the Leopold Café killing at l...

Student president has a vision for campus

Student president has a vision for campus

October 21, 2013

Leadership is a quality that can’t always be quantified within any one person, but it is the sort ...

Professor inspires students, staff and faculty

Professor inspires students, staff and faculty

October 5, 2013

Having a friendly demeanor, an obvious passion to help students and a sense of humor throughout class while ...

Coming full circle

Coming full circle

Emily Collins, Staff Writer

September 24, 2013

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Starting a new position can sometimes be intimidating; becoming familiar with your surroundings, co-w...

Elk Grove Farmers Market provides fresh fruit and more for the community

Elk Grove Farmers Market provides fresh fruit and more for the community

September 6, 2013

With the rear hatch popped, they sat quietly together in the back of their jeep. There was a week’s w...

Professor finds joy in teaching through psychology

Professor finds joy in teaching through psychology

Courtney Rich, [email protected]

May 17, 2013

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One of the many jobs in life that go without major recognition, is that of a teacher. The often underr...

Anthropology department seeks to make education fun and exciting

Anthropology department seeks to make education fun and exciting

May 12, 2013

Attendance has shown that anthropology is a popular class to take for fulfilling general education requirements....

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