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Playoffs up in the air despite the win

Sophomore first-baseman Joey Pankratz at bat against the Pirates of Modesto College in the bottom of the fifth inning at home on April 27.

Kainoa Nunez, Connection Staff writer

May 7, 2018

With the last home game of the season for the baseball team, the Hawks were optimistic that they would...

Logan Paul receives major backlash online for recording a dead body in Aokigahara.

YouTube needs to improve their oversight on uploaded content

January 17, 2018

For years now, people have utilized YouTube as a creative outlet for things such as film, animation,...

Hawks guard Onkar Sidhu playing defense against the Modesto Pirates

Hawks take a tough loss against the Pirates

January 17, 2018

Men’s basketball loses 69-66 in a tough matchup against Modesto. The men’s basketball team hosted...

Female actresses acknowledge sexual harassment at the Golden Globe Awards show.

Actresses wear black to stand up and protest

January 17, 2018

The Golden Globes show that aired on Jan. 7 was quite different from prior years. If you were following...

California recognizes a third gender on official documents

Lola Chase, Staff Writer

January 11, 2018

The state of California passed legislation in October that recognizes a third gender on official identification documents. Residents who identify as nonbinary genders will no longer be obligated to designate themselves as either male or female on birth certificates and identification cards. “It really gives us a lot...

English Professor David Weinshilboum advises to students on what to expect for class for the upcoming semester on Jan. 9.

Panel offers tips for success to incoming students

January 10, 2018

Just days before the spring semester began, students and staff came together for Welcome Day on Tuesday. Welcome...

Freshman midfielder Lincoln Carvalho leads the drive in Friday's game against Modesto Junior College.

Men’s soccer continues conference win streak with victory over Modesto

October 9, 2017

The men’s soccer team cruised to a two game winning streak at their home game against Modesto on Oc...

Sophomore left fielder Lindsay Lambert hits in a close game against Modesto College

Softball wins against Modesto due to eventful fifth inning

April 12, 2017

The Cosumnes River Hawks softball team took care of Modesto College at home on April 11, defeating the...

Sophomore shortstop Brett Bloomfield strikes out in the bottom of the third inning, leaving the Hawks at 9-1.

Mustangs put an end to baseball’s win streak

March 16, 2017

In a heartbreaking loss, the Cosumnes River College men’s baseball team came up short against the ...

Freshman player Paradise Whalen works on her forehand with Assistant Coach Edmund Carter during practice.

Women’s tennis not discouraged by small roster

March 2, 2017

Cosumnes River College’s women’s tennis team is just beginning their season with a small team of...

Donald Trump - courtesy photo

All eyes on the screen: A take on Trump and his involvement with Twitter

January 20, 2017

It seems now that each new tweet composed by our ever-articulate President-elect Donald Trump sparks an entirely...

Transfer Day gives students the chance to find out more about surrounding colleges, as well as out of state.

Students find direction at Transfer Day

September 29, 2016

Students at Cosumnes River College that wanted to learn more about transferring options gathered at the fountai...

Members of the Cosumnes River College Veteran's Resource Center had a table in the quad to bring awareness of the services they offer to veterans. Students that attended the fair voted for their favorite club or group, and the VRC received the most votes to win the 2015 Spirit Award and a $250 check on March 25.

Campus center offers more than support to veterans

May 17, 2015

Making the move from a military life to a college life is not always easy for veterans, which is why...

Vet Tech program prepares for pet adoption day

Veterinary tech major Alex Cahill was paired with Cosmo the dog and Annie the cat at the start of the fall semester. Cahill was responsible for training and caring for Cosmo and Annie to prepare them for adoption.

Jasmine Teng, Staff Writer

April 23, 2015

Each year the veterinary technology department accepts dogs and cats from shelters to take into their pr...

Culinary students get hands on experience through catering

Nicole Goodie, Staff Writer

March 18, 2015

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....

Freshman player Ricky Lam  playing a singles match against Sacramento City College on March  10.

Tennis loses match against Sac City, remain optimistic

March 11, 2015

Cosumnes River College’s men’s tennis team spent a warm spring afternoon battling it out against S...

Matthew Perry and Thomas Lennon bring the lovable jerk and slob Oscar Madison and uptight neat freak Felix Unger to life in CBS' revival of

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...

Play the game right or don’t play it at all

Play the game right or don’t play it at all

February 17, 2015

As sports fans, we can often put on blinders when it comes to our teams. All that we want is for them...

Tattoos: Easy come, not so easy go

Heather Kemp, Staff Writer

January 19, 2015

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...

Honors seminars prepare students for universities, but are not available often

Brittany Harden, Staff Writer

December 9, 2014

College is a time for students to break out of their shells and realize their potential. The honors classes at Cosumnes River College are one way that students can discover themselves and their interests. The honors seminars at CRC are “designed specifically for academically accomplished students, or those with th...

Los Rios Police Department heads donation drive

Jelina Cortero, Staff Writer

December 8, 2014

The Los Rios Police Department is getting into the holiday spirit by teaming up with the Sacramento Food Bank and Family Services to help our local community in the Spirit of Giving Drive. Food and clothing donations will be accepted until Jan. 31. If any student wants to donate nonperishable foods and new or slightly used clot...

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