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‘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...

Legal drinking age should not change because of survey

Heather kemp, Staff Writer

April 12, 2014

Filed under Forum, Opinion

Do you remember that time when 100 college presidents signed a petition saying that the legal drinking age being 21 is not working? This sounds like a plot to a teen comedy that would rake in big bucks at the box office. If it ever was made into a movie, it would be based on true events because this actually happened. In 2009, t...

Re: ‘Vehicular theft decreases as bike theft increases’

Davina Vo, Reader

April 12, 2014

Filed under Letters To the Editor

Dear Editor, I am writing in response to the article from March 16 about bicycle thefts.  It made me recall a conversation with a classmate who recently had his bike stolen on campus.  I suggested that he keep an eye out for it on Craigslist because that's where many thieves go to try and resell something.  After all, it...

Re: ‘University study highlights prevalence of rape culture’

Daniel Kolosovski and Salwa Mikbel

April 12, 2014

Filed under Letters To the Editor

Dear Editor, Although I do agree that currently in the United States we have a rape culture and tend to blame the victims, it is not the fault of "joking" around. As comedian, Louis C.K., said, "Any joke about anything bad is great." Only a person who has immoral values or no values at all, who is also psychotic, can hear...

Re: ‘Distracted driving puts others’ lives at risk’

Caesar Espinoza, Ray Hernandez, and Christian Matar

April 12, 2014

Filed under Letters To the Editor

Dear Editor, I am writing in response to an article about distracted driving, written by Kayla Gangl. In the article, Gangl talks about the fast-growing epidemic of distracted driving. I specifically liked how Gangl states that distracted driving doesn’t just consist of using a phone but it is “anything that diverts...

Editorial: Bachelors degrees belong at community colleges

Editorial Staff

April 12, 2014

Filed under Editorials, Opinion

From an impressive architecture program housed in the Winn Center, which a former student helped design, and a cutting edge photography program that includes an associate degree and multiple certificate programs, CRC is one of the premiere colleges that should add a new program to its already large list of impressive offering...

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...

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...

New faces and time constraints affect men’s tennis team

Nick Valenzuela, Staff Writer

April 10, 2014

Filed under Men's Tennis, Sports

Every team in every sport will see good seasons and bad seasons. They will play strong games and weak games. They will find both glory and defeat. For Cosumnes River College’s men’s tennis team, the 2014 season proved to be a rough season on the surface. However, despite finishing the season with a 2-8 record, not all in...

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...

The Cheap Seats: What to do with Johnny Manziel

The Cheap Seats: What to do with Johnny Manziel

Zach Hannigan, Staff Writer

April 9, 2014

Filed under Off-Campus Sports, Sports, The Cheap Seats

He’s too hot headed, he has durability issues, he’s too small and he doesn’t fit the mold. Those...

Program provides students a faster path through their college years

Emiliano Martin, Staff Writer

April 9, 2014

Filed under Campus, News

For many, the transition into community college can seem overwhelming. In an effort to alleviate this challenge, the Student Success and Support Program has been implemented into junior colleges across California, as of 2014. The SSSP was designed to allow students an easier way to navigate the college process through orientation...

Students speak out with ‘Day of Silence’

Students speak out with ‘Day of Silence’

April 9, 2014

Cosumnes River College took a stand against bullying and discrimination during a Day of Silence on...

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”...

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...

Men’s basketball falls in playoffs but stays hopeful for next season

Men’s basketball falls in playoffs but stays hopeful for next season

April 1, 2014

A season of many ups and few downs culminated in a final playoff game for Cosumnes River College’s ...

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 ...

Madness is for March

Zach Hannigan, Staff Writer

March 31, 2014

Filed under Sports, The Cheap Seats

It’s that time of year again, the ides of March are upon us. A month where average men become heroes and heroes become legends. No, it’s not “The Hunger Games,” which admittedly I have no idea what month that takes place, the competition I am referring to may even be more entertaining than the latter spectacle. It’s...

University study highlights prevalence of rape culture

University study highlights prevalence of rape culture

Kaley Andrews, Staff Writer

March 31, 2014

Filed under Community, Issues, News

A study of college-age students found that 35 percent of college men anonymously admitted that under...

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