Homeless couple returns to ARC to take classes and collect recyclables

John Ferrannini, Managing editor

As he carries around a white, plastic Hefty bag in the hot afternoon, Bill Cheely said people don’t look at him the same anymore. “It’s like, I was your neighbor,”...  Read More »

May 12, 2015 • 0 comments

Campus offers students alternative programs to transfer and obtain a degree

Lena DoBynes, Copy editor

American River College is offering alternative programs that allow people to transfer or gain their associate degree in two years. The Accelerated College Education program,...  Read More »

May 12, 2015 • 0 comments


Senate board members now must undergo mandatory “Yes Means Yes” training

May 8, 2015

It was revealed that the Student Senate for California Community Colleges passed a resolution that will make it a mandatory requirement for SSCCC senators to pass a “Yes Means Yes” training before...  Read More »


CAEB welcomes its new adviser

May 6, 2015

The new Associated Student Body government adviser was introduced at the recent Clubs and Events Board during its last meeting for the semester. Juan Miguel Blanco is originally from the state of Washington,...  Read More »


ASB Notebook: Members of ASB attend General Assembly

May 4, 2015

Members of the Associated Student Body Student Senate attended the General Assembly for California Community College Student Senates last weekend. CAEB Director of Activities LeslieAnn Dameron was elected...  Read More »

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The ASB Joint Budget Committee unable to meet, lacked quorum

May 1, 2015

The Associated Student Body Joint Budget Committee was unable to meet Thursday due to not having enough members to fulfill the requirement for a quorum. Clubs and Events Board President Diefenbacher...  Read More »

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Number two New York Times Bestselling author speaks at ARC

Joseph Daniels, Arts and culture editor

By all rights her first book should have been a financial failure after Amazon.com refused to sell her book on their website, but with the help of Stephen Colbert, her first...  Read More »

June 1, 2015 • 0 comments


ARC adjunct and novelist shares insight into young adult fiction

May 30, 2015


Multicultural poet attributes her success to her time at ARC

May 18, 2015

Tim Mascarinas, a Sacramento State student practicing at ARC, conducts the chamber choir at the rehearsal for their performance “It Gets Better”.

This year’s spring choral “It Gets Better” has an anti-bullying message.

May 12, 2015

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Opinion: Catcalling is a sign of a forgotten time – it’s time it ends

Opinion: Catcalling is a sign of a forgotten time – it’s time it ends

Noor Abasi, Staff

As a college student, I look forward to advancing in my education through school and other experiences that come along. Unfortunately, that journey comes with unwanted...  Read More »

May 12, 2015 • 0 comments

According to a recent study by researchers at the University of North Dakota and North Dakota State University, nearly one third of college males will actually admit they’ve raped someone, so long as the act isn’t described with the word “rape.”  Senate Bill No. 967, nicknamed “Yes Means Yes,” passed in California last fall, defining the legal necessity of clear, conscience, and firm consent between individuals involved in a sex act.

Opinion: Rape is unacceptable, regardless of who you are

May 5, 2015

Raley’s employee Cody Drury stocks merchandise while on a shift as a courtesy clerk. Drury is a student at Sacramento State University and has been with the grocery store business for almost three years and he plans to stay with the company even after he receives his degree.

Opinion: Students need to expand their career horizons

May 4, 2015

Legislation is currently under review in the Senate Judiciary Committee that would prohibit children from attending a public or private institution without mandatory vaccinations in the state of California. The debate on mandatory vaccinations has rested as of late on individual rights vs. the public's health and safety.

Head to Head: Should American River College adopt a mandatory vaccination policy?

April 30, 2015

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