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Students have many ideas about how to save money

Students have many ideas about how to save money

October 24, 2014

Since 2009 the use of debit cards among students has increased while their use of credit cards has dec...

Reduced hours leave students hungry for options

Reduced hours leave students hungry for options

October 22, 2014

The dining area at any campus tends to be a gathering place as students not only come to study and han...

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...

Closer to home options bring back joy of sports

Closer to home options bring back joy of sports

October 20, 2014

It’s that time of year where baseball fans whose team made it to the post-season watch in anticipati...

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,...

Is ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ new romance or just fancy porn?

Is ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ new romance or just fancy porn?

October 20, 2014

She Said: British author E.L. James opened the door to a whole new level of romance when she introduced us to a bondage and domi...

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...

Interning in college has varied results for students in securing jobs after graduation

Brittany Harden, Staff Writer

October 16, 2014

Filed under Most Recent, News

*This story was updated/corrected on Oct. 20, 2014 Securing their dream job is the reason that many people attend college, but in today’s job market having a degree isn’t always enough. Internships are more important to students’ than ever before. “Internships give students an opportunity to take what they are learning in the classro...

Bachelor’s degrees are not coming to Los Rios District

Bachelor’s degrees are not coming to Los Rios District

Heather Kemp, Staff Writer

October 15, 2014

Filed under Campus, Most Recent, News

California Gov. Jerry Brown signed Senate Bill 850 into effect on Sept. 28, allowing community colleges in t...

Northern California four-year colleges considered affordable in comparison to the rest of the state

Northern California four-year colleges considered affordable in comparison to the rest of the state

October 14, 2014

In the recent Congressional debate between incumbent Ami Bera and candidate Doug Ose, both candidates ag...

Rough volleyball season continues as Hawks fall to the Vikings

Emanuel Espinoza, Staff Writer

October 7, 2014

Filed under Most Recent, Sports, Volleyball

Its been another rough season for the Cosumnes River College volleyball team, as the team has only won two out of the 13 matches they’ve played so far this season. Their match against the Diablo Valley College Vikings didn’t bode any better for the team. Diablo Valley started the first set with a serve and scored their...

Light rail’s benefits top construction inconvenience

Light rail’s benefits top construction inconvenience

October 5, 2014

For three years now, a light rail track has been under construction near the Bruceville entrance of Cosumnes...

Editorial: Lack of student involvement and ASCRC accountability is hurting the campus

Editorial Staff

October 5, 2014

Filed under Editorials, Most Recent, Opinion

Every semester, when paying tuition, students contribute $1 to a fund for the Associated Students of Cosumnes River College, which is meant for them to spend on events or services to benefit the campus and student body as a whole. The problem is that most students not only do not know that they are contributing this money...

Virginity: Is it a big deal or not?

Virginity: Is it a big deal or not?

October 5, 2014

She Said: Awkward sex talks with your parents, complicated love lives, sexually active friends and the p...

Update: Parking lot delays arise as campus construction continues

Update: Parking lot delays arise as campus construction continues

October 1, 2014

UPDATE 10/01: Originally scheduled to reopen in mid-September, Sept. 19 to be exact, parking lot F ha...

Student Senate spending sparks more questions than answers

Brittany Harden, Staff Writer

October 1, 2014

Filed under Most Recent, News

When students at Cosumnes River College, and various other colleges across the state, pay their tuition every semester, $1 is placed into a special fund accessible by the Associated Students of Cosumnes River College in order to pay for events and scholarships throughout the year. Student Senate President Katelynn Rodriguez...

Board of Governors believes graduates are key to California’s economic future

Board of Governors believes graduates are key to California’s economic future

Emiliano Martin, Staff Writer

September 30, 2014

Filed under Most Recent, News

With California’s economy still recovering from the recession, The California Community College Board...

Campus president announces plan to retire at the end of the semester

Campus president announces plan to retire at the end of the semester

Heather Kemp, Staff Writer

September 30, 2014

Filed under Most Recent, News, Top Stories

After serving the campus for more than five years, Cosumnes River College President Deborah Travis announced...

Tradition is no excuse for continued NFL racism

Tradition is no excuse for continued NFL racism

September 30, 2014

While the NFL is plagued by new issues, including problems with players engaging in domestic abuse and dru...

Cosumnes River College rated top 10 in diversity among two-year colleges

Cosumnes River College rated top 10 in diversity among two-year colleges

September 30, 2014

When walking around the campus, there are many obvious things that one will notice, from the old brick...

Lack of communication brings Hawks a loss in match against Bear Cubs

Emanuel Espinoza, Staff Writer

September 30, 2014

Filed under Most Recent, Sports, Women's Soccer

One of the main components of a successful team lies in communication between the coach and the players, and the players on the field together. In the Cosumnes River Hawks women’s soccer match against the Santa Rosa Bear Cubs on Sept. 26, communication was said to be lacking by players and coaches alike. Throughout the...

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