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Students share their appreciation of campus resources

Steven Bryla, Staff

April 5, 2017

Filed under Campus Life, Features

Cosumnes River College offers a wide variety of clubs and events going on its campus. Student opinions on the different opportunities that the campus is able to offer compares to what the student body looks for in attending the right college environment for them. For example, the campaign for the student election began ...

Tattoos: Easy come, not so easy go

Heather Kemp, Staff Writer

January 19, 2015

Filed under Most Recent, Opinion

Most things in life are temporary, for instance: jobs, vehicles, friendships and relationships and that is something that is widely accepted in the world. Tattoos however, are far from a temporary affair. Getting a tattoo is a huge commitment and one that people need to put more long term thought into before pursuing. Knowing...

Junk food outweighs fruits and veggies on students’ plates

Rukayat Yusufu, Staff Writer

December 14, 2014

Filed under Most Recent, News

A hamburger, slice of pizza or a bag of chips grabbed off the shelf of the bookstore is the typical meal choice of many students who are battling being strapped for cash and time on a daily basis. A 2011 study from Oregon State University revealed that college students are not eating one serving of fruits and vegetables per...

Process of finding a new campus president begins

Process of finding a new campus president begins

Heather Kemp, Staff Writer

December 10, 2014

Filed under Most Recent, News, Top Stories

The fall semester is winding down at Cosumnes River College and while most students and faculty are expecting...

Teacher evaluation websites can be useful to students

Marcus Ellis, Staff Writer

December 7, 2014

Filed under Most Recent, News

With students’ planning for spring semester well underway, they are gathering all the information needed to choose classes. It’s no secret that most students look to outside means when it comes to finding and selecting the right professor for a particular class. Websites like Rate My Professors and Uloop are becoming...

Financial aid office addresses disbursement backup

Scott Redmond, Staff Writer

December 5, 2014

Filed under Most Recent, News

Financial aid is a necessary option for many students to be able to  afford a college education. Listening around campus, it’s not strange to hear students talking about not knowing why they don’t qualify for financial aid, saying that they weren’t told about what they needed to do in order to get their aid or that...

Campus radio station gives students real world expierence

Campus radio station gives students real world expierence

November 28, 2014

River Radio, Cosumnes River College’s very own campus radio station, is a student-operated, campus-admini...

Campus does not participate in Diabetes Awareness Month, students disagree

Campus does not participate in Diabetes Awareness Month,  students disagree

Brittany Harden, Staff Writer

November 17, 2014

Filed under Most Recent, News

November is Diabetes Awareness Month and students on campus are looking for a new way to raise awareness...

Nutrition professors hope to inspire students to lead a healthier lifestyle

Nutrition professors hope to inspire students to lead a healthier lifestyle

November 12, 2014

The average college student’s life tends to revolve around lots of reading, studying, preparing for...

Student fees do not necessarily impact the campus

Emanuel Espinoza, Staff Writer

November 4, 2014

Filed under Most Recent, News

Originally, education at community colleges in California was free, students only paid fees for parking and other amenities based upon the tuition-free goals of the California Master Plan for Higher Education, but over the years tuition has increased. From 1984 to 1998 the tuition rose from $5 a unit to $13 a unit before...

Possibility of financial aid based on student competency being explored by colleges throughout the country

Possibility of financial aid based on student competency being explored by colleges throughout the country

October 31, 2014

Soon, students will be able to pay for college with a new program for financial aid that will measure ...

Interning in college has varied results for students in securing jobs after graduation

Brittany Harden, Staff Writer

October 16, 2014

Filed under Most Recent, News

*This story was updated/corrected on Oct. 20, 2014 Securing their dream job is the reason that many people attend college, but in today’s job market having a degree isn’t always enough. Internships are more important to students’ than ever before. “Internships give students an opportunity to take what they are learning in the classro...

Bachelor’s degrees are not coming to Los Rios District

Bachelor’s degrees are not coming to Los Rios District

Heather Kemp, Staff Writer

October 15, 2014

Filed under Campus, Most Recent, News

California Gov. Jerry Brown signed Senate Bill 850 into effect on Sept. 28, allowing community colleges in t...

Northern California four-year colleges considered affordable in comparison to the rest of the state

Northern California four-year colleges considered affordable in comparison to the rest of the state

October 14, 2014

In the recent Congressional debate between incumbent Ami Bera and candidate Doug Ose, both candidates ag...

ASCRC hopes to fill open seats with special fall election

ASCRC hopes to fill open seats with special fall election

September 14, 2014

On Sept. 23, the Cosumnes River College Student Senate and Clubs and Events Board will be looking for...

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