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Unemployment down, but not for students

Shafa Ilyas, Staff Writer

April 12, 2014

Filed under Community, News

Summer marks the beginning of job searches for many college students in the country. Sacramento’s unemployment rate hit an all-time low in March 2014 at 6.7 percent, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics . However, getting a job as a student has not gotten any easier. Student unemployment has reached 25.8 percent...

Beyond The Smoke

Bobby Bishop and Shafa Ilyas

April 10, 2014

Filed under Health, News

When it comes down to it, most stories and rallies focus on the bare basic issue when it comes to cigarettes and marijuana: one’s right to smoke. While the rights that we all have or want are not in question, there is more to consider . Smoking causes cancer, heart disease, stroke, lung diseases and diabetes, according...

Split Decision: The tattoo and career debate rages on

Split Decision: The tattoo and career debate rages on

April 9, 2014

Pro: Rachel Norris Here we go again. The never-ending charade about how tattoos are tacky and do absolutel...

Students compete in CRC’s 10th annual Integration Bee

Students compete in CRC’s 10th annual Integration Bee

April 9, 2014

Cosumnes River College students who enrolled in Calculus I or higher competed in the 10th annual Integration...

Ex-pro brings knowledge to baseball team’s coaching staff

Ex-pro brings knowledge to baseball team’s coaching staff

Shafa Ilyas, Staff Writer

April 1, 2014

Filed under Baseball, Sports

Humble, enthusiastic, committed and a drive to push every Cosumnes River College baseball player to pl...

Ten places that are must-goes in Sacramento

Ten places that are must-goes in Sacramento

February 7, 2014

Sacramentans complain that except for shopping and going to the movies, there is not much to do here...

Bieber’s actions don’t make him a bad guy

Bieber’s actions don’t make him a bad guy

Shafa Ilyas, Staff Writer

February 4, 2014

Filed under Forum, Opinion

It’s not simple being Justin Bieber. Getting arrested for driving under the influence, having a house ...

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