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Interim president attributes his success to luck

Interim president attributes his success to luck

Nick Valenzuela, Staff Writer

April 16, 2015

Filed under Campus Life, Features, Most Recent, Profiles, Top Stories

Following ex-Cosumnes River College President Deborah Travis’s announcement of her intent to retire...

Student clubs flock to quad to promote themselves and show spirit

Student clubs flock to quad to promote themselves and show spirit

April 2, 2015

Tables lined the quad walkway between the cafeteria and library as members of Cosumnes River College’s...

Professor gathers alumni to share their experiences with current students

Professor gathers alumni to share their experiences with current students

March 26, 2015

For all students, regardless of their major, the question of what to do once they've finished their education...

Professor passionate about sharing his love of photography through his teaching

Professor passionate about sharing his love of photography through his teaching

March 26, 2015

For the last 27 years Cosumnes River College photography professor Jim West has retained the same enth...

‘Divergent’ sequel is full of dark twists and turns

‘Divergent’ sequel is full of dark twists and turns

March 26, 2015

“Insurgent” is truly what a sequel in any trilogy should be. The sequel to the popular film “Diver...

Cash strapped students look for ways to spend thier spring break

Francisco Rodriguez, Staff Writer

March 26, 2015

Filed under Campus Life, Features, Most Recent

Spring Break is around the corner and for college students across the nation it is time for students to travel to places like Cancun or Florida for beaches, drinking and relaxation. For most students though the reality of Spring Break is finding ways to enjoy the time off closer to home. College itself is expensive, sapping...

Unofficial club uses board games to build community and heal the mind

Unofficial club uses board games to build community and heal the mind

March 25, 2015

The word gamer typically brings to mind the image of people sitting at their computer or television, f...

Faculty members compete for positions as Academic Senate elections begin

Stephanie Lopez and Scott Redmond

March 24, 2015

Filed under Campus, Most Recent, News

The Cosumnes River College Academic Senate has begun the process of electing officials for the 2015-2016 term, voting running from March 23-27, but unlike previous elections where many candidates ran unopposed there is competition for the top spots this year. The senate positions of president and vice president are igniting...

Will Smith shines in ‘Focus’ but co-star steals the show

Will Smith shines in ‘Focus’ but co-star steals the show

March 21, 2015

After the flop of 2013’s “After Earth,” Will Smith has redeemed himself with his portrayal of the...

Remake brings new life to a classic game

Remake brings new life to a classic game

March 18, 2015

A scary faced moon, a creepy mask salesman, the land of Termina and the song of time should bring back...

Culinary students get hands on experience through catering

Nicole Goodie, Staff Writer

March 18, 2015

Filed under Campus Life, Features, Most Recent, Profiles

While the main goal in college is to take classes for practical knowledge that will help students obtain their degrees, there is more to the college experience. The Cosumnes River College culinary arts department embraced this as their students prepared lunch for the Future Farmers of America central regional meeting on Feb....

Women’s History Month continues with event focused on healthy living

Francisco Rodriguez, Staff Writer

March 17, 2015

Filed under Campus, Most Recent, News

As part of Cosumnes River College’s continued celebration of Women’s History Month, nutrition Professor Timaree Hagenburger hosted an event focused on family and food alongside several students on March 13. The event, titled “Gatekeepers and Family Health Leaders,” was a sharing session that focused on “how several...

Encouraging and supporting women in the sciences is club’s goal

Jasmine Teng, Staff Writer

March 17, 2015

Filed under Campus Life, Clubs, Features, Most Recent, Profiles

Founded to encourage and support women who are interested in science, technology, engineering and math majors and careers, the Women in STEM club entered their second year of existence this semester. The club originally came together in the spring of 2014 thanks to a few generous sponsors who donated money for the club to...

Women’s History Month panel offers real talk about careers

Women’s History Month panel offers real talk about careers

March 14, 2015

Cosumnes River College continued their month-long celebration of Women’s History Month with “Real...

There’s nothing odd at all about CBS’s new comedy

There’s nothing odd at all about CBS’s new comedy

March 10, 2015

While I’m quite knowledgeable about pop culture past and present, I’ve never seen any episodes of...

AMC delivers a new hit with ‘Better Call Saul’

AMC delivers a new hit with ‘Better Call Saul’

March 8, 2015

Vince Gilligan, the brilliant director behind the critically acclaimed phenomenon “Breaking Bad,”...

The world of comics comes to campus in newest art gallery show

The world of comics comes to campus in newest art gallery show

March 8, 2015

While the first two shows of the Cosumnes River College Art Gallery played host to different exhibitions...

Unexpected and controversial mixtape fits Drake perfectly

Unexpected and controversial mixtape fits Drake perfectly

Taylor Gomez, Staff Writer

March 7, 2015

Filed under Features, Most Recent, Reviews

Hip-hop and rap artist Drake surprised fans by releasing his new mixtape “If You’re Reading This...

Program celebrates success after a decade on campus

Program celebrates success after a decade on campus

March 6, 2015

There are various programs local and statewide that aim to successfully help students transfer to four-year...

Club seeks to break stereotypes by bringing global event to campus

Club seeks to break stereotypes by bringing global event to campus

February 28, 2015

Cosumnes River College students were presented with a unique opportunity when members of the campus group...

Hawks split the difference in doubleheader with Butte College

Hawks split the difference in doubleheader with Butte College

February 28, 2015

The possibility of forecasted rain and thunderstorms didn’t sway the women of the Cosumnes River College...

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