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ARC’s Interim Presidents seek to Unite Faculty, Provide Seamless Transition for Student Body

American River College interim president Marie Smith poses next to her previous portrait, taken in 1995, when she first took the position of president almost 18 years ago. (Photo by Emily K. Rabasto)

Jeff Gonzales and Zach Tierney

September 18, 2013

This story was written by Jeff Gonzales and Zach Tierney. Due to the limitations of our platform, it is published multiple times under a joint, and two individual bylines. American River College has two new presidents this semester. Marie Smith will fill the position as interim president for the first...

ARC’s Interim Presidents seek to Unite Faculty, Provide Seamless Transition for Student Body

American River College interim president Marie Smith poses next to her previous portrait, taken in 1995, when she first took the position of president almost 18 years ago. (Photo by Emily K. Rabasto)

Jeff Gonzales, Jeff Gonzales, and Zach Tierney

September 17, 2013

This story was written by Jeff Gonzales and Zach Tierney. Due to the limitations of our platform, it is published multiple times under a joint, and two individual bylines. American River College has two new presidents this semester. Marie Smith will fill the position as interim president for the ...

Line of sand in the eyes

Line of sand in the eyes

Jeff Gonzales and Jeff Gonzales

September 11, 2013

Humanity has hefted the weight of war for as long as we have existed. Fighting over the "line in the sand" of the moment with impacts that have far reaching affects. So, when looking to tackle a column that looks at national news to break it down to a level that matters to the every day student, Syria...

ARC to have two interim college presidents over semester

American River College interim president Marie Smith poses next to her previous portrait, taken in 1995, when she first took the position of president almost 18 years ago. (Photo by Emily K. Rabasto)

Jeff Gonzales, Zach Tierney, Jeff Gonzales, and Zach Tierney

August 29, 2013

Staff Writer Zach Tierney also contributed to the writing of this story. It has been run under a single name, with this note, to overcome certain limitations of our platform. American River College has two new presidents this semester. Dr. Marie Smith will fill the position as interim president for the ...

Art has a home at American River College

Linda Gelfman, the only ceramics teacher at ARC, speaking at the dedication of the mural made by the ceramics department for the DSPS office on the ARC campus on April 26.

Jeff Gonzales and Jeff Gonzales

May 8, 2013

Students in fall ceramics class display their art in DSPS Art is something that can be appreciated by many people for years to come. It can entertain, inform, or inspire. Students in the fall 2012 ceramics class hope to inspire their peers with the new mural they created for display in the lobby of...

News Briefs 5-8-13

Jeff Gonzales and Jeff Gonzales

May 8, 2013

CSU, Sacramento Spring Sting At ARC The event will take place on Wednesday, May 8, at 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Meet with major advisors from selected departments, as well as Admissions/Transfer Information from California State University, Sacramento. It will be located in the Liberal Arts Breezeway. ...

Tangled Webb part 2

Eric Webb, 25, holds the suicide note written by  his father, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Gary Webb, on Thursday, April 18, 2013. (Photo by Emily K. Rabasto)

Jeff Gonzales, Tracy Johnson-Novak, Jeff Gonzales, and Tracy Johnson-Novak

April 24, 2013

Eric Webb hopes to bring awareness to his father’s struggle to preserve journalistic ethics in high-powered media and shed light on the depression that lead to his 2004 suicide. By Jeff Gonzales and Tracy Johnson-Novak Editor’s Note:  This is the second part in a two-part series showcasing t...

American River College Students Protest ASB Candidates

American River College Students Protest ASB Candidates

Jeff Gonzales and Jeff Gonzales

April 24, 2013

Members of fierce and individuals in ASB voice opposition to stance made in 2008 The recent American River College Associated Student Body elections came with their fair share of controversy. Students from fierce, the campus’ LGBTQA club, along with a few members of ASB chose to take a vocal st...

News Briefs 4-24-2013

Jeff Gonzales and Jeff Gonzales

April 24, 2013

CAREER FAIR On April 25, more than 45 employers will be on campus. Students will have the opportunity to network with representatives from business, government, and non-profit sectors. The Career Fair will take place in the Community Rooms inside the Student Center.  For more information, call the...

Woman’s Self Defense Class offered on campus

Jeff Gonzales and Jeff Gonzales

April 19, 2013

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month.  American River College and ARC Kinesiology & Athletic Department are Presenting a two day Women’s Self Defense class ( see attached flyer). It is a R.A.D. certified course. R.A.D. is the strongest self-defense network in the country.  The course meets or ex...

Student Elections during Beaver Week

Jeff Gonzales and Jeff Gonzales

April 10, 2013

The ASB is holding student elections in The Hub. Students who vote will receive a free lunch. Those who vote Tuesday or Wednesday will receive a gift.

Run for Sandy

Jeff Gonzales and Jeff Gonzales

April 4, 2013

ARC Students are putting on a benefit run to raise funds for the victims of Hurricane Sandy. The event will take place on April 6 from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. at New San Juan High School. There is a $3 entry fee, and the event will include the run, as well as food, souvenirs and photo opportunities for...

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