The American River Current

Clubs and Events Board discusses plans for future events

Student Senate President Deborah Hernandez, CAEB President Mariana Topich and CAEB Commissioner of Finance Jacob Kohl at the November 28, 2017 CAEB meeting. (Photo by John Ennis)

John Ennis

November 29, 2017

The Clubs and Events Board's first focus of its November 28 meeting was to brainstorm and add to a list of ideas for Clubs Day during the spring 2018 semester. Some of the ideas generated include a "spirit week" to celebrate school pride, a concert to raise funds for the Beaver Food Pantry, a faculty ...

Congressman Ami Bera visits American River College

Congressman Ami Bera speaks at American River College on Nov. 20. (Photo by Ashley Hayes-Stone)

John Ennis

November 21, 2017

On November 20, Congressman Ami Bera (D-CA 7th District) visited American River College to give a speech on education, immigration and President Trump's harmful rhetoric. The event was hosted by the Los Rios College Federation of Teachers. The LRCFT is a union of teachers that supports workplace ...

Professor gives ARC recommendations to combat climate change

Geology Professor Glenn Jaecks delivers a speech on climate change during a college hour on Nov. 16. (Photo by John Ennis)

John Ennis

November 20, 2017

On Nov. 16, geology professor Glenn Jaecks gave a lecture during college hour about adapting locally and regionally to the effects of climate change, as well as what we can do to minimize its impact on campus. "Human behavior, predominantly burning fossil fuels, but other things too like deforest...

ARC hosts college hour discussion on multi-religious literacy

Interim Dean of Undergraduate Education at Chico State, Kate McCarthy, lecturing on religion in Twenty-First Century America during College Hour on November 2, 2017. (Photo by John Ennis)

John Ennis

November 6, 2017

During College Hour on November 2, the Interim Dean of Undergraduate Education at Chico State, Kate McCarthy, gave a lecture on religion in 21st century America. "Essentially what we'll be hearing about is how do we talk about something that most of us are not that comfortable talking about, whic...

Photo Gallery: ARC moves to 7-1 record after defeating Feather River

The American River College Beavers defeated the Feather River Golden Eagles 59-8 on October 28, 2017. (Photo by John Ennis)

John Ennis

October 31, 2017

The No. 1 ranked American River College Beavers beat the Feather River Golden Eagles 58-8 in their annual breast cancer awareness game. ...

Student Senate discusses placing automated external defibrillators in more accessible areas

Student Senate Lidia Lara, Student Senate Vice President Earl Crouchley III, Director of Finance Jesse Taylor and Student Senate President Deborah Hernandez at the October 12, 2017 Student Senate meeting. (Photo by John Ennis)

John Ennis

October 16, 2017

On October 12, Student Senate briefly discussed the use and accessibility of automated external defibrillators on campus after receiving a request from a student about the devices. An automated external defibrillator (AED) is a portable device that checks the heart rhythm and can send an electric ...

ARC’s Automotive Department has a Tesla Model S and it’s awesome

ARC Automotive Department's Tesla Model S. (Photo by John Ennis)

John Ennis

October 16, 2017

Last week I got to go for a drive in the all-electric Tesla Model S 60 luxury sedan that is owned and operated by the ARC Automotive Department and it was awesome. When I saw a white Model S with "American River College Automotive Department" written on the side leaving the parking lot I was shocked ...

Student Senate swears in new vice president

Student Senate Vice President Earl Crouchley III being sworn in at the October 5, 2017 Student Senate meeting. (Photo by John Ennis)

John Ennis

October 9, 2017

On October 5, Student Senate President Deborah Hernandez swore in Student Senate Vice President Earl Crouchley III at his first official meeting on the board after being elected in ASB's September election. Before running for office, Crouchley hadn't attended any Student Senate meetings, but decided to ...

CAEB is revived with the help and encouragement of last semester’s members

Student Senate President Deborah Hernandez swearing in CAEB President Mariana Topich at the October 3, 2017

John Ennis

October 5, 2017

ARC's Clubs and Events Board held its first meeting of the semester on October 3 after Associated Student Body elections in the last week of September provided the board with two new officers. The meeting started off with Student Senate President Deborah Hernandez swearing in CAEB President Mariana ...

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