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Campus graduation rates on the rise

Campus graduation rates on the rise

Emily Collins, Staff Writer

December 8, 2013

Filed under Campus, News, Top Stories

During an era of budget cuts, where many community colleges have seen a decline in student enrollment, ...

From five-year break to sixth man role

From five-year break to sixth man role

Emily Collins, Staff Writer

December 4, 2013

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

It had been five years since her sneakers hit the hardwood floor of a basketball court to play on beha...

Black Friday: To wait in line or not is the question many ask

Black Friday: To wait in line or not is the question many ask

November 12, 2013

Many people spend the day after Thanksgiving with local retailers searching for great deals and waiting...

Good citizenship is too hard to find

Good citizenship is too hard to find

October 21, 2013

Many people choose to look the other way when they see a physical altercation in public, not wanting...

Netflix show offers glimpse into prison life for women

October 18, 2013

Netflix won its first Emmy on Sept. 22 with its highly-acclaimed series “House of Cards,” but another ...

Local restaurant offers great food at a reasonable price

Local restaurant offers great food at a reasonable price

October 13, 2013

Less than 10 minutes from campus sits an easy to miss restaurant that brings more than good food to the ...

Professor inspires students, staff and faculty

Professor inspires students, staff and faculty

October 5, 2013

Having a friendly demeanor, an obvious passion to help students and a sense of humor throughout class while ...

Lone goal seals Santa Rosa’s win over the Hawks

Lone goal seals Santa Rosa’s win over the Hawks

Emily Collins, Staff Writer

September 29, 2013

Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

The conference opener is an important game, no matter which sport you are playing. The Cosumnes River C...

Sharing is only a few seconds away with phone app

Sharing is only a few seconds away with phone app

Emily Collins, Staff Writer

September 25, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features

Sending a picture to one of your friends can sometimes be cumbersome. You have to click on the photo,...

Coming full circle

Coming full circle

Emily Collins, Staff Writer

September 24, 2013

Filed under Features, Profiles

Starting a new position can sometimes be intimidating; becoming familiar with your surroundings, co-w...

Young motherhood provides its own challenges

Emily Collins, [email protected]

May 11, 2013

Filed under Issues, News

Being a parent is not the easiest thing to do. Changing diapers, preparing bottles and sleepless nights are just a few of the things that parents face when they have a baby. Research, including “Counting It Up- The Public Cost of Teen Childbearing: Key Data,” released in June 2011, has shown that becoming pregnant while ...

Hawks’ softball wins close one against ARC

Emily Collins, Connection Staff

March 26, 2013

Filed under Softball, Sports

While most students were enjoying their spring break, the Cosumnes River College Hawks played the American River College Beavers in women’s softball March 26. Hawks’ sophomore pitcher and first baseman Allison Barsetti started the game and had trouble finding the strike zone, walking the first few players, hitting one...

Campus clubs gather to show their spirit

Campus clubs gather to show their spirit

March 20, 2013

It appeared to be a miniature carnival on campus with people yelling, games being played and even a p...

Cosumnes River College hosts keynote speaker in honor of women’s history month

Cosumnes River College hosts keynote speaker in honor of women’s history month

March 14, 2013

A researcher at the University of California, Davis, Jen Pokorny, who holds a doctorate in psychology,...

DVD lecture series aims to educate on the effects of stress

Emily Collins, Features Editorial Assistant

March 1, 2013

Filed under News

Learning how stress interacts with different parts of your body, as well as the many effects stress can have on you are the topics covered in a weekly event presented by the Social Responsibility Committee. “Stress and Your Body” by Professor Robert Sapolsky is aired in the Center for the Advancement of Staff and Student...

Academic Integrity is more than not cheating

Academic Integrity is more than not cheating

February 26, 2013

The Academic Integrity Committee is a group of faculty and administrators at Cosumnes River College committed...

Enactus: More than just a campus club

Emily Collins, Connection Staff

February 8, 2013

Filed under Features, Profiles

Business 354 seemed just like any other class at Cosumnes River College as conversations hummed, punctuated by occasional laughter until computer information science Professor Markus Geissler indicated that class was ready to begin and the room fell quiet. “I tell them at the beginning of the semester that this course is...

Spring semester starts with high hopes for students

Spring semester starts with high hopes for students

January 28, 2013

The end of the holiday season means it is time to pack up the holiday decorations for another year, signaling...

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