New bill would allow B.A. degrees in California community colleges

Melissa Hurtado, Kyle Moore, News Editor, Staff Writer

March 17, 2014

Filed under Education, News

A bill introduced early this year to the California Senate could make California community colleges eligible to offer bachelor’s degrees. Senate... Read more »

BOG fee waiver changes approved and taking effect soon

Brooke Purves, Opinion Editor

February 12, 2014

Filed under Education, News

Starting in the fall of, 2016 students will need to meet minimum GPA requirements and credit-bearing status in order to retain eligibility for their BOG Fee Waivers. On Jan. 13, the California Community Colleges Board of Governors... Read more »

Extra classes at a steep price

Jessica Maynard, Social Media Director

October 14, 2013

Filed under Education, News

Governor Brown signed into law Thursday a bill that will allow select community colleges to charge non-resident fees for additional high-demand classes to be offered during winter and summer intersessions. Assembly Bill 955... Read more »

March in March

March in March

March 13, 2013

Professor’s rant spurs student walk out

Jeff Gonzales, News Editor

February 13, 2013

Filed under Education, News

Professor Brozovich meeting with administration College professors are always challenging their students to think critically. By using examples from their own experience along with an approved lesson plan, the ideas... Read more »

College-Level Examination Program gives options

Alex Panasenko, Staff Writer

December 5, 2012

Filed under Education, News

CLEP tests may save money for students while ARC looks into offering assessments American River College is looking at using the College-Level Examination Program (CLEP) test in the future. The CLEP test is accepted... Read more »

International Students’ Day raises awareness for foreign students at ARC

Olesya Sytnyk, Staff Writer

November 25, 2012

Filed under Education, News

There are numerous of internationally born students here at American River College. About twenty-five of them are in the International Student Association Club (ISAC), who celebrated International Students’ Day on Nov. 17. A... Read more »

Los Rios to see increased funding with Proposition 30’s passing

Sergio Portela and Carlos Guerrero, News and Web Editors.

November 25, 2012

Filed under Education, Election 2012-Know Your Vote, News

ARC students react after Gov. Jerry Brown’s tax plan wins with 53.9 percent of vote Proposition 30, Gov. Jerry Brown’s tax plan, passed 53.9 percent to 46.1 percent on Nov. 7. The plan known as the “schools... Read more »