Student Senate approves two new senators

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John Ferrannini, Managing editor
January 30, 2015

Two new members were voted onto the ASB Student Senate at their first meeting of the semester Thursday after one member resigned and another is considering leaving. Tamara Dunning, who is acting as ASB student senate president, said Director of Communications Katheryn White resigned due to a “class... Read more »

‘Epic Love’ Club Day is right around the corner

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Lindsey Martin, Co-Arts and Culture editor
January 29, 2015

The upcoming Club Day, food handling, and the Color Dash were some of things discussed at the first meeting of the Club and Events Board (CAEB) on Jan. 27. The Greek themed “Epic Love” club day set for Feb. 12 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. will kick off the spring semester with games, prizes, and even... Read more »

ARC officials say Obama’s ‘College Promise’ proposal is a push in the right direction

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Kameron Schmid and Miranda Bolar, Editor-in-chief and staff, respectively
January 27, 2015

President Barack Obama spoke specifically to college students in his State of the Union address on Jan. 20 when he proposed free tuition for the first two years of classes, with certain conditions. While specifics are scarce, American River College President Thomas Greene and public information officer... Read more »

Los Rios Police Department investigating alleged sexual battery

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Joseph Daniels, News editor
January 23, 2015

The Los Rios Police Department is investigating an alleged sexual battery that occurred in the gymnasium on the American River College campus Thursday. “There was a report someone felt they were touched inappropriately,” said Sergeant Mike Olson of Los Rios Police Department. Los Rios police referred... Read more »

Former student arrested for possession of child pornography

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Adnan Ramic, Design Editor
December 11, 2014

A former American River College student and elementary school employee was arrested and booked Tuesday night for possession of child pornography. Marcus Rubio, 21, worked at Coyle Avenue Elementary School in Carmichael as a recreational aide and attended the most recent spring semester at ARC, with early... Read more »

Storm will not affect classes, school says

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Barbara Harvey, Editor-in-chief
December 10, 2014

The anticipated storm, which forecasts predict will begin this evening, will not affect classes, according to an ARC notification emailed to students. “At this time, American River College has no plans to cancel class or suspend campus operations, but please plan for travel delays and use caution... Read more »

Guardian Angels of Northern California converge on Arcade Creek Trail for safety patrols

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Barbara Harvey, Editor-in-chief
December 9, 2014

Members of the Guardian Angels, a non-profit volunteer-based group that patrol high-crime communities, held a community meeting at Arcade Creek Park on Saturday afternoon, where they discussed a plan with area residents to patrol the Arcade Creek Trail and emphasised their role in reducing crime. “We... Read more »

AMI Club wins its second $5,000 grant

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Lindsey Martin, Staff Writer
December 9, 2014

A $5,000 grant was awarded to the American River Marketing Innovations Club on Nov. 2 for a research project that will connect California community colleges by virtually consulting for small businesses. In 2012, the AMI club was awarded its first $5,000 grant from the Business Education Statewide Advisory... Read more »

Students face challenges from heavy rainfall

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Matthew Peirson, Opinion Editor
December 5, 2014

Over two and a half inches of rain fell in unincorporated Sacramento County Wednesday, leaving the American River College campus and the surrounding area with several large puddles and flooding, causing severe bus delays, trouble getting to classes and some students struggling with their everyday routines. “It... Read more »

Guardian Angels to patrol nature trail near campus

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Matthew Wilke, Staff Writer
December 4, 2014

The Guardian Angels of Sacramento will be meeting at Arcade Creek Park on Dec. 6 at 4 p.m. to discuss the recent crimes that occurred on the Arcade Creek trail and how they can make it safer, according to Sgt. Mike Olson of the Los Rios Police Department. The Guardian Angels are a volunteer-based group... Read more »

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