ARC French professor wrote her own textbook

French Professor Deirdre Wolonick, mother of world famous free solo rock climber Alex Honnold, with her most recent publication ‘Je Parle Francais… un peu” a required textbook for her French 400 and 401 classes.

Cheyenne Drury, Arts and Culture co-editor
March 2, 2015

Beyond being fluent in four languages, having a famous free-solo climber as a son and playing the flute for the American River College Orchestra for 10 years, Deirdre Wolonick is also the only French professor at ARC with a long history of book publications. Wolonick’s most recent publication is a... Read more »

Math professor Anthony Barcellos speaks about his newest book “A Stroll Through Calculus”

Professor Anthony Barcellos’s book “A Stroll Through Calculus”. It is an attempt to explain the basic concepts of calculus to the average person

Helena DoBynes, Staff writer
February 18, 2015

An American River College mathematics professor recently wrote a book seeking to explain the basic concepts of calculus to anyone with the slightest grasp of basic algebra. Anthony Barcellos, past recipient of the ARC Patrons Chair and Faculty Award and Honorarium, is the author of “A Stroll Through... Read more »

Kaneko brings art from downtown Sacramento’s E Street Gallery

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Lindsey Martin and Cheyenne Drury, Co-Arts and Culture editor and staff writer, respectively
January 29, 2015

The James Kaneko Gallery kicked off the spring semester on Jan. 20 with the new show “The Other E Streeters,” a collection of pieces taken from the E Street Gallery in downtown Sacramento. Cherie Hacker, Sam Tubiolo, Roy Tackmen, Dan Hodapp, Caraina Brown, Larry Love, Christopher Max Thompson and... Read more »

Ceramics department sells unique art at ARC in time for holidays

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Jose Garcia, Staff
December 11, 2014

Masks, vases, bowls and other ceramic works of a unique variety only appear at American River College’s ceramic department’s “X-Sale,” held by art classes 390 and 391. This sale takes place at the end of every semester so money can be raised for the ceramic department. The ceramics being sold... Read more »

Fashion club’s first craft sale raises proceeds for WEAVE

Jessica Vang, Staff
December 10, 2014

The Fashion Club held it’s first craft sale Wednesday, with proceeds going to their club and organization, as well as the organization WEAVE, or Women’s Education for Advancement and Empowerment. There were two booths set up across The Hub inside the student center, in which handsewn knit hats and... Read more »

Kaneko Gallery ends the semester with a lowbrow bang

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Lindsey Martin, Staff
December 1, 2014

Art professor Ken Magri is a fan of lowbrow art, but would rather it go by a different name. “I’m trying to murder the word lowbrow,” said Magri. “Postmodern Extinction,” the James Kaneko Gallery’s last show of the fall 2014 semester, drew a large crowd at the opening reception on Monday,... Read more »

Photo gallery: Postmodern Extinction at the Kaneko gallery

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November 20, 2014

The James Kaneko Gallery ends the semester with lowbrow art show, “Postmodern Extinction” , that features five artists. Photos by Lindsey Martin           “Your Host” by John Stuart Berger (Acrylic mixed... Read more »

Halloween is a satisfying scare, according to ARC professors

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Joseph Daniels, Staff
October 31, 2014

Every Halloween, Americans express a desire to be frightened and horrified to get into the spirit of the holiday. But why do we enjoy being scared? American River College professors shared their insight into why people are attracted to horrors that go bump in the night. ARC theater professor Pamela Downs... Read more »

Poet and ARC alumn describes asexuality for Sex Health Awareness week

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William Cameron, Staff
October 24, 2014

Asexuality is a widely misunderstood sexual orientation that is not often discussed or acknowledged. During American River College’s Sex Health Awareness week, ARC alumn David de Mola, a psychology major, poet and open asexual gave a speech on what it’s like to be asexual. De Mola broached the topic... Read more »

An award winning literary magazine, made by ARC students

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Adnan Ramic, Design Editor
October 15, 2014

Art can be found all over the campus at American River College. From sculptures and artwork in and around the fine arts department to the Kaneko Art Gallery and poetry recitals. But not many students on campus realize that there is an award-winning literary magazine published from ARC’s campus, and... Read more »

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