Articles by Ariel Caspar



Don’t buy into the vaping industry

An alarming trend has caught my attention on and off campus recently: e-cigarettes and vaping. I have observed many friends take on the habit over…


ARC among top 150 community colleges in US

A recent analysis done by WalletHub, a personal finance website, of 710 American community colleges, determined that American River College placed 148th overall, and 22nd…




Groundbreaking animation means more than 3D

In an era dominated by 3D animation, we should not forget to appreciate other amazing films that have successfully taken on different animation approaches. Society…


A guide to nailing the interview

Getting hired for a job is an exciting, nerve-wracking part of life that everyone will go through at some point. Whether you’re a student looking…


Riddle navigates the music industry

Sitting in the dim lighting of the small performance room in the music theater wing at American River College, one would expect just another ordinary…


Eilish creeps to No. 1 on Billboard 200

After releasing her debut studio album on March 29, “When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?,” 17-year-old Billie Eilish earned her first No….


A different approach to evangelism

When you’re on the receiving end, religious protesting can be a total spectacle. There are usually one or two individuals standing with a crowd circled…


Advancing technology makes ARC a safer campus

At American River College, a network of police officers, campus patrol, staff and faculty are taking advantage of continuously modernizing technology to make the campus…