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Volleyball players reflect on challenges after losing season

Volleyball players reflect on challenges after losing season

December 5, 2011

The volleyball team ended its season on Nov. 16, losing to Sierra College in three sets, 25-23, 25-18 and...

Social media expands child bullying

Dorian Love, Connection Staff

December 5, 2011

Filed under Opinion

Torment. Pain. Defeat. This is the experience of a young girl who took her life because a classmate continuously sent her threatening messages calling her “worthless, ugly and stupid.” Tragedies like this are all too real and many come with deadly consequences. “Over 80 percent of teens use a cell phone regularly,...

Volleyball team ends season with losing record

Dorian Love, Connection Staff

November 27, 2011

Filed under Sports

The women’s volleyball team ended their season on Nov. 16, losing to Sierra College in three sets, 25-23, 25-18 and 25-8. Head coach Minet Gunther said the team tried its best despite not having a great season. “We were 8-16,” Gunther said. “You don’t go into a season wanting to do that.” Gunther said overall...

New study rooms in library and more ‘in the works’

Dorian Love, Connection Staff

November 16, 2011

Filed under News

The Cosumnes River College library recently opened study rooms for students. “The study rooms are a place for group study,” said Andi Adkins, a CRC librarian. These rooms are designed for students working in large groups. “Students enjoy their privacy. These rooms are a nice place to go and have a discussion,”...

Weekly mini-labs open to all students

Dorian Love, Connection Staff

November 7, 2011

Filed under News

For the average student many classes require research outside the classroom, but weekly mini-labs on campus serve as the foundation for students to brush up on skills essential for their academic work. Weekly mini-labs are held in the Library and run by full- time librarians. “We hold these in a smaller room in back...

Hawk Talk: Do you believe that K-12 are adequately prepared for college?

November 2, 2011

Do you believe that K-12 are adequately prepared for college?

Google plus enters the social networking world

Dorian Love, Connection Staff

October 19, 2011

Filed under Features

With the emergence of popular social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter, Google has launched a social network of its own in hopes of dominating the social media world. Google Plus is the new face of social media. It allows users to communicate with others, share photos and use Google’s search engine all at the...

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