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President Travis and staff reflect on her tenure as retirement looms

In her tenure as president, Deborah Travis has overseen many of the new construction projects on campus and has spoken at the dedications including for the Elk Grove Center.

Scott Redmond, Staff Writer

December 5, 2014

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

Romantic film goes beyond the romance and the cliches

Jelina Cortero, Staff Writer

November 20, 2014

Romantic, comical, tear-jerker and dramatic; these are all words I would use to describe the new romance movie “Beyond the Lights.” “Beyond the Lights” was written and directed by Love & Basketball’s Gina Prince-Bythewood and was released on Nov. 14. It follows the life of Noni Jean, played by Gugu Mbath...

Students gather in celebration of Native American Day

Ryan Mullins, Guest Writer

November 20, 2014

Feathers flashed and twirled about in the Cosumnes River College cafeteria Thursday as the California Miwok Dancers performed their ceremonial dances. Outside, the smell of fry bread tacos rose up from the quad and a line formed stretching around the fountain as students waited to try the free Miwok version of this Native...

Fields for both the men’s and women’s soccer were just two of the upgraded facilities that Cosumnes received through taxpayer supported Measures M and X. A field for the baseball team and another for the softball team, through the same measures, were completed and dedicated alongside the soccer fields in March 2013.

Athletic fields are holding up two seasons later

November 1, 2014

Over the last few years, Cosumnes River College has undergone numerous changes with new buildings and...

CRC’s donation drive collects from students

Brittany Harden, Staff Writer

November 1, 2014

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...

Jumping on the bandwagon doesn't make you a fan

Jumping on the bandwagon doesn’t make you a fan

October 28, 2014

So you’re wearing a Giants cap on your head, got on your shiny new Buster Posey jersey and have a Hunter...

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 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...

Construction of the Blue Line Light Rail at Cosumnes River College intensified this summer as the entire Bruceville side of campus was shut down. The closure of the entrance and the parking lot were just another set of inconveniences, since construction began in 2011, that will benefit the campus and student body in the end.

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

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...

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

Emanuel Espinoza, Staff Writer

September 30, 2014

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...

River Cats catch Giants fever in 2015

River Cats catch Giants fever in 2015

September 29, 2014

For decades baseball has been considered America’s favorite pastime and for nearly 15 years the Sacramento...

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Crime, death and corruption highlight Fox’s new take on the world of Batman

September 27, 2014

There is no denying the popularity and top spot in pop culture that Batman holds, with eight movies and...

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New coaches bring a different flavor as “The Voice” comes back for its seventh season

September 25, 2014

Lights, cameras, action and hopeful singers looking for their big break! Season seven of NBC’s The Voice premiere...

Independent artists first album surpasses all expectations

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Emiliano Martin, Staff Writer

September 22, 2014

Independent artist Raury set the internet abuzz with the release of his first single “God’s Whisper”...

Are soulmates fantasy or reality?

Are soulmates fantasy or reality?

September 19, 2014

She Said If you believe in love, then you believe in soulmates. You are some time in your life going to meet ...

Editorial: Offering bachelor’s degrees at community colleges is the right decision

Editorial Staff

September 19, 2014

Numerous bills that have passed through the Senate and Legislature are waiting on Gov. Jerry Brown’s desk at this moment for his signature and it’s time that one of them, Senate Bill 850, be signed into law. SB 850 is the long debated initiative that allows the California Community Colleges Chancellor to start an eight-year...

CRC Hawks freshman midfielder Kate Burkhardt leaps into the air for the ball, connecting with an opposing player from Evergreen Valley College Hawks.  Burkhardt and her team defeated the EVC Hawks 4-3 but the close game underscores the rough season start for the team.

Rough start hasn’t dampened team’s ambitions or drive

September 14, 2014

The Cosumnes River College women’s soccer team is having a less than desirable start to the sea-son,...

Sharukh Ali, freshman midfielder for the Hawks, leaps past Canada Colts freshman midfielder Omar Ramirez for the ball during the Hawks dominating field performance on Sept. 12. The Hawks defeated the Colts 3-0, securing their second win for the season.

Hawks look to team chemistry as they shoot for the playoffs this season

September 14, 2014

After delivering a sol- id performance last season, the Cosumnes River College men’s soccer team is...

TCS: NFL gets it wrong when doing the right thing

TCS: NFL gets it wrong when doing the right thing

September 13, 2014

NFL running back Ray Rice was fired from the Baltimore Ravens in September, his remaining contract worth...

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