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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 ...

Cheap textbook seeking students have various options at their disposal

Cheap textbook seeking students have various options at their disposal

August 25, 2014

College is one of the most expensive endeavors in a person’s life, and while getting an education will...

Megabus offers low cost way to get away

Megabus offers low cost way to get away

May 7, 2014

Traveling can be a costly endeavor, and with summer rapidly approaching, being stuck in your hometown...

CRC uses solar power to go green

CRC uses solar power to go green

May 7, 2014

Cosumnes River College has recently had new and exciting projects, and with new technological developments,...

Animals find homes at CRC’s annual pet adoption event

Animals find homes at CRC’s annual pet adoption event

April 30, 2014

On Sunday, Cosumnes River College went to the dogs. Every year, the veterinary technician program...

Former park rangers share 38th parallel stories

Laurie Sisler, Guest Writer

April 29, 2014

Filed under Campus, News

Retired State Park rangers, David Carle and Janet Carle, walked onstage in Cosumnes River College’s Recital Hall with welcoming smiles, ready to present their lecture on the 38th parallel in California on April 24. A crowd filled a third of the room, containing a range of people from CRC students, to faculty and even adults...

‘Oculus’ provides more laughs than it does horror

‘Oculus’ provides more laughs than it does horror

April 29, 2014

An ancient mirror that has been passed around through the centuries, leaving a trail of bodies everywhere...

Hip-hop group’s new album reflects inner-city New York roots

April 22, 2014

From the first minute of the first track, the hip-hop group Ratking lets the listener know their debut...

‘Grand Budapest Hotel’ gives complex and unique story line

‘Grand Budapest Hotel’ gives complex and unique story line

April 17, 2014

“His world had vanished long before he ever entered it, but he certainly sustained the illusion with...

Allergy season on the rise

Kaley Andrews, Staff Writer

April 12, 2014

Filed under Features, Issues

Recent rains and heavy winds have set Sacramento blooming and allergy sufferers sneezing, coughing and cursing Mother Nature as stirred-up allergens saturate the air. The dreaded allergy season has begun. For a life-long allergy sufferer, spring is the worst season of the year. Severe allergies can prove to be socially and...

NSA: Are friends with benefits okay?

NSA: Are friends with benefits okay?

April 10, 2014

He said:  It was only a matter of time that a column titled "No Strings Attached" got to the topic that ...

Safe Spaces program offers support to students

Safe Spaces program offers support to students

April 1, 2014

While students roam around the Cosumnes River College campus, they are bound to see the “Safe Space”...

Should couples watch porn together?

Should couples watch porn together?

April 1, 2014

She Said Porn has become more and more mainstream as generations have gone on. It can be accessed by simply ...

New cafeteria partnership highlights nutrition for students

Jelina Cortero, Staff Writer

March 31, 2014

Filed under Features, Food

Cosumnes River College prides itself in all aspects of its campus, however, a new and exciting development has made CRC’s cafeteria a place where health and nutrition are now in the palm of your own hands. CRC Dining has partnered with MyFitnessPal, making CRC’s dining nutrition information available via app, according ...

All pain and little gain comes with fashion choice

Jelina Cortero, Staff Writer

March 22, 2014

Filed under Features

Women are constantly trying to find new ways to gain an image boost in choosing outfits, especially when it comes to fitting better into their favorite clothes. However, new studies have doctors warning women about the dangers of wearing shapewear, such as corsets and spanx, under their clothes on a daily basis. The same st...

Balancing the books and your bank account

Balancing the books and your bank account

March 19, 2014

College can be an expensive endeavor, which is something that a lot of Cosumnes River College students...

VITA on campus offers free tax support

Damon Hickman, Staff Writer

March 16, 2014

Filed under Campus Life, Features

Lower-income families and individuals are being offered the opportunity to receive free tax assistance, provided by the accounting department at Cosumnes River College. The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program, being led this semester by accounting professor Allison Hamaker, started providing free tax assistance on Feb....

Wizard World Comic Convention comes to Sacramento

Wizard World Comic Convention comes to Sacramento

March 16, 2014

At first glance, one would probably not place the label of geek or nerd upon 23-year-old Katherine Ze...

Does size matter?

Does size matter?

February 28, 2014

She Said It’s no secret that women like big things. Big diamonds, big heels, big bank accounts, and...

For season two, Netflix builds an even bigger ‘House of Cards’

For season two, Netflix builds an even bigger ‘House of Cards’

February 25, 2014

With the tagline “hunt or be hunted” followed by a sinister sounding “welcome back” spoken by...

How to stay in shape on a budget

How to stay in shape on a budget

February 25, 2014

We’re all aware of the need to live a healthier lifestyle, but there are so many options and it can b...

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