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Honors seminars prepare students for universities, but are not available often

Brittany Harden, Staff Writer

December 9, 2014

Filed under Most Recent, News

College is a time for students to break out of their shells and realize their potential. The honors classes at Cosumnes River College are one way that students can discover themselves and their interests. The honors seminars at CRC are “designed specifically for academically accomplished students, or those with th...

Campus does not participate in Diabetes Awareness Month, students disagree

Campus does not participate in Diabetes Awareness Month,  students disagree

Brittany Harden, Staff Writer

November 17, 2014

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November is Diabetes Awareness Month and students on campus are looking for a new way to raise awareness...

CRC’s donation drive collects from students

Brittany Harden, Staff Writer

November 1, 2014

Filed under Campus Life, Features, Most Recent

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...

Possibility of financial aid based on student competency being explored by colleges throughout the country

Possibility of financial aid based on student competency being explored by colleges throughout the country

October 31, 2014

Soon, students will be able to pay for college with a new program for financial aid that will measure ...

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...

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...

Ban on plastic grocery bags likely spreading statewide

Ban on plastic grocery bags likely spreading statewide

Brittany Harden, Staff Writer

September 15, 2014

Filed under Community, Issues, Most Recent, News

California is officially the first state to pass a ban on single-use plastic bags in grocery stores, pharm...

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