The American River Current

Career Fair helps students get a foothold in working world

Shelby Young and Shelby Young

October 7, 2011

Career Fair at American River College, held on Oct. 6 in the Liberal Arts breezeways, had 46 employers attending the event. Career Fair is held in order to help students search for jobs and get them into the working world. Representatives from the different companies come to campus to help explain...

Transfer Day helps students decide their education future

Shelby Young and Shelby Young

October 5, 2011

Nearly 50 institutions of higher learning came to American River College's annual Transfer Day event on  Oct. 5, 2011 to help inform students about their choices for private, independent and out-of-state colleges and universities. Many students interviewed said that they found this event helpful because i...

ARC’s archery: Relaxing sport, lethal weapons

Chelsea Elledge shooting a historical Mongol Horse Bow. (Photo by Chuck Livingston)

Shelby Young and Shelby Young

September 28, 2011

He stepped up to the white line and drew his bow. He lined his arrow up with the target, aimed, and sent his arrow soaring through the air. Archery is about accuracy and is the art of working with bows and arrows, shooting targets and is considered a competitive Olympic sport. Bows and arrows are...

ARC women’s restrooms disgusts students

A shot of a toilet in the Student Services EOP&S restroom shows the trash on the floor. The women's bathrooms are just as dirty as the men's restrooms. (Photo by Shanel Royal)

Shelby Young and Shelby Young

September 28, 2011

Women’s restrooms all across American River College’s campus have been said to be disgusting, unclean and generally not up to the typical standards of most women.  Many people probably wonder why these restrooms are so unpleasant and dirty. I have come to a conclusion: women are just as dirty and...

Students get ‘bugged out’ in Horticulture class

Students get 'bugged out' in Horticulture class

Shelby Young and Shelby Young

September 14, 2011

Horticulture classes promise a fun experience and the gain of real-life skills Horticulture finds a stable position in today’s unstable job market and suddenly the major looks much more enticing to ARC students. Many crazy things have been seen on American River College’s campus and these days...

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