Articles by Barbara Harvey



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Former MMA fighter learns to walk again

Walking was “out of the question.” Former mixed martial artist and ARC student Devin Johnson was 22 years old when an injury suffered during MMA…


Four-woman brawl erupts in cafeteria

A physical altercation involving four women began in the American River College cafeteria and escalated into the area in front of the bookstore on Monday…


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Are professors prepared?

When asked if he feels prepared to deal with violence in the classroom, ESL professor Paul Bracco seemed unsure. “Prepared? I think physically I feel…


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Former athlete put away for life

A former American River College baseball player was sentenced to life in prison without parole last month for a residential robbery and murder he and…






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Rape Aggression Defense program comes to ARC

American River College counselor Joe Sjolund opened his first Rape Aggression Defense (R.A.D.) class, a nine-hour, two-day self-defense course, by briefing students on the sexual…