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Local artists display art for campus gallery

Local artists display art for campus gallery

Lucy Vang, Staff Writer

February 27, 2019

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

The art gallery hosted the opening reception for the exhibition “Narrative Expression” on Friday. The...

Tennis teams set expectations high heading into new season

Tennis teams set expectations high heading into new season

February 21, 2019

The women’s and men’s tennis teams are looking forward to a new season, with prospects of going to stat...

Food insecurity is a problem for students

Food insecurity is a problem for students

February 21, 2019

Many college students struggle to afford good food that is enough to keep up nutritional levels, acc...

Genetic testing companies need to uphold their consumer privacy standards

Lilianna Ordaz, Staff Writer

February 20, 2019

Filed under Most Recent, Opinion

Knowing who you are is something many people yearn to find out. Discovering who your family is, where they come from, and what they meant to the world has created a booming market for at-home genetic testing companies. With technological advancements, you can now find all the information about your ancestry for only $59....

Police department emphasizes safety on campus by using alert notification system

Summer Lomendehe, Staff Writer

February 19, 2019

Filed under Most Recent, News

Since the test of the Los Rios Emergency Notification system on Jan. 24, students have received several real emergency notifications this semester. Los Rios Alerts, which may also appear as notifications from RAVE Alerts, is a form of direct communication between the Los Rios Police Department and the students and faculty on...

‘You’ offers thrilling portrayal of stalking

‘You’ offers thrilling portrayal of stalking

February 19, 2019

Netflix’s release of “You” has created a tidal wave of new fans, but they may be unaware that th...

Hawks get vital win against last place Modesto

Hawks get vital win against last place Modesto

February 19, 2019

The men's basketball team bounced back with a win against Modesto Junior College on Feb. 12. The Haw...

Professors begin to use preferred names and pronouns in classroom environments

Summer Lomendehe, Staff Writer

February 17, 2019

Filed under Campus, Most Recent, News

With the semester underway, a few professors have started to implement the classroom use of personally-favored names and pronouns. Communications Professor Daniel DuBray said he passed out a personal information sheet to his students on the first day of class where they could indicate their preferred names and pronouns. On...

Hawks limit Chabot to 4 hits; remain undefeated

Roger Mitchell, Staff Writer

February 16, 2019

Filed under Most Recent, Sports

The Hawks baseball team played at home against Chabot College Gladiators on Tuesday, getting a 5-0 win to push their record to 6-0 to start the season. Sophomore Josh Caldwell pitched the first four innings, giving up one hit and striking out six. Caldwell was helped by early run support from sophomore center fielder Burle Dixon,...

Can California really act to save lives?

Summer Lomendehe, Staff Writer

February 14, 2019

Filed under Most Recent, Opinion

Trayvon Martin, Eric Garner and Michael Brown: These were three of the many other names that were mentioned when Assembly Bill 392 was reintroduced by California Democratic assembly members Shirley Weber and Kevin McCarty on Feb. 6. AB 392, also known as the “California Act to Save Lives,” would set parameters around...

Hawks lose to Panthers during charity game

Hawks lose to Panthers during charity game

February 11, 2019

The women’s basketball team was unable to fend-off the Sacramento City College Panthers during the Coa...

Hawks win over Sacramento City in a thriller

Hawks win over Sacramento City in a thriller

February 8, 2019

The men’s basketball team took down the Sacramento City College Panthers 53-50 during a charity game on ...

Clinic on campus provides reproductive health services for students

Clinic on campus provides reproductive health services for students

February 6, 2019

The Sexual Reproductive Health Clinic began offering its services this semester. The campus Health...

Is your feminism inclusive?

Is your feminism inclusive?

Lilianna Ordaz, Opinion Editor

January 30, 2019

Filed under Most Recent, Opinion, Top Stories

I was excited to attend the 2019 Women’s March in January. It was my first time attending the event ...

Sacramento’s MLK & BLM find solidarity as a solution

Sacramento’s MLK & BLM find solidarity as a solution

January 26, 2019

Thousands gathered at Sacramento City College on Monday and participated in the thirty- eighth...

Mansplaining: why women hate it

Lilianna Ordaz, Opinion Editor

December 12, 2018

Filed under Most Recent, Opinion, Top Stories

Recently I was working my regular serving job when one of the new employees needed help with an order. I explained where to find what he needed and made sure he understood what I had just shown him. I felt good knowing I had just helped him learn something when seconds later a male coworker appeared to re-explain everything I had ...

False rhetoric on immigration is as harmful as tear gas

False rhetoric on immigration is as harmful as tear gas

December 12, 2018

President Donald Trump launched his presidential campaign by saying offensive, inflammatory and untrue stateme...

Aspiring student entrepreneur is here to be the change he wants to see

Aspiring student entrepreneur is here to be the change he wants to see

December 11, 2018

At Cosumnes River College, services and opportunities are available to everyone wishing to pursue a hi...

You are what you eat!

You are what you eat!

December 11, 2018

Pressed Juicery opened Nov. 16 in the Downtown Commons. They sell yogurt with custom toppings, pressed j...

It’s ‘U’ before ‘Us’

It’s ‘U’ before ‘Us’

Nekita Smith, Connection Staff

December 10, 2018

Filed under Blogs, Features, Most Recent, Sex and Relationships, Top Stories

In any relationship, it’s important to keep in mind that you each had a life before starting one toge...

Enough with the remakes, reboots, and sequels

Enough with the remakes, reboots, and sequels

December 9, 2018

The movie industry has discovered a never-ending cash cow with the current wave of remakes, reboots,...

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