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Online office hours allow counselors to help more students

Marcus Ellis, Staff Writer

November 6, 2014

Cosumnes River College’s counseling department is now offering students the opportunity to interact with them more frequently through their new online live chat services. Spearheaded by CRC counselor Monica Cranston, with the help of Christina Ocrant, an educational media and web design specialist, the CRC live chat service...

As drought continues, the importance of conservation becomes clearer

As drought continues, the importance of conservation becomes clearer

Kaley Andrews, Staff Writer

May 24, 2014

It’s no secret that California is experiencing one of the worst droughts in recent years. Even with...

New technology offers students a different way to communicate

New technology offers students a different way to communicate

Emiliano Martin, Staff Writer

May 19, 2014

In a time when we’ve all come to expect constant connection with friends, family and everyone around...

U.S. must aid in Chibok girls rescue

U.S. must aid in Chibok girls rescue

May 14, 2014

One minute, you are preparing for your final exams, rereading your notes over and over.  The next minute...

Cosumnes River College features a salad bar in their cafeteria, along with other healthy options.

Editorial: Healthy options can be found at CRC

May 13, 2014

In light of Michael Pollan, best-selling author of Cosumnes River College’s OneBook choice “The Omnivore’s...

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,...

Loss of sleep may cause greater damage in the long run

Emiliano Martin, Staff Writer

May 3, 2014

While the health and academic issues concerning college students and lack of sleep, especially when it comes to cramming for exams, are not a new conversation, a new study published in the Journal of Neuroscience on March 18 brings a possible new focus to the issue. According to the new study, done by neuroscientist Sigrid...

Fantastic Five members Kathryn Villagrana, Ramiro Madrigal and Bethany Mulligan work a table during the campus Earth Day event outside the Winn Center, to explain their project and collect food to donate to Food Not Bombs on April 24.

The Fantastic 5 brings sustainable food to campus

May 2, 2014

Five students attending Cosumnes River College had no idea that they would be put into a group that involves...

MacDuff, a terrier mix, spent a lazy hour communing with 24-year-old veterinary technician major, Lauren Vollucci, at the CRC pet adoption event on April 27. MacDuff is still available for adoption.

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

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...

Kaylie (Karen Gillan) and her brother Tim (Brenton Thwaites) attempt to destroy the mirror that tormented their childhoods and possessed their father to murder their mother.

‘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...

TCS: Sterling only part of a bigger problem

TCS: Sterling only part of a bigger problem

April 29, 2014

Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling made waves when TMZ released audio of racist comments he made. Essentially...

Author Michael Pollan and Communication Professor discuss Pollan's book

OneBook author’s visit begins campus Earth Day celebration

April 28, 2014

Seated in a leather arm chair with an area rug and potted plants adding to the atmosphere on the Recital...

Hawks end regular season with loss to Delta, prepare to head into postseason

Stephan Starnes, Staff Writer

April 27, 2014

Heading into the last game of the regular season, the Cosumnes River College Hawks were tied for second place in the Big 8 Conference. San Joaquin Delta College came to Conway Field to try and best the Hawks and take an undisputed first place position in the Big 8 on April 26. The Hawks’ star pitcher Kyle Von Ruden, who...

Cosumnes River College freshman first baseman Nathan Ahlers strikes out against San Joaquin Delta College in the Hawks' home game on April 21. The Hawks went on to win the game 1-0 and are now tied for first place in the Big 8 Conference.

CRC Hawks defeat San Joaquin Delta College Mustangs to tie for first in Big 8

April 25, 2014

The crack of the bat and the sounds of the crowd, along with the requisite rendition of the national...

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...

Sophomore outfielder Jessica Venturelli, in her pink uniform for the days breast cancer awareness drive, dives for home base in an attempt to tie the score against the American River College Beavers sophomore catcher Jordyn Bradley on April 19. Venturelli was called out, and the Hawks lost the second game of their double header against ARC, 5-4.

Crowd sees pink and red in Hawks and Beavers doubleheader

April 21, 2014

The Susan G. Koman foundation estimated that in 2014 over 40,000 women and 430 men will die from breast...

Health care deadline passes, students have mixed reactions

Health care deadline passes, students have mixed reactions

Heather Kemp, Staff Writer

April 18, 2014

For six months, Americans have heard about The Affordable Care Act almost constantly, and as the cut-off...

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