The American River Current

Brooke Purves
Brooke Sanders Purves is a second-semester staff member of The Current and is currently serving as copy chief. Brooke is a certified ROPE/COPE course instructor, home and auto repair geek, soccer/baseball/softball/football mom, and avid chronicler of her children’s misdoings. She hopes to never have to wear a suit to work.

Brooke Purves, opinion editor

Jul 01, 2014
Los Rios students feel the parking permit pinch: fees go up today (Story/Media)
Jun 30, 2014
Daily parking pass increase effective July 1 (Story)
Jun 14, 2014
Slapping petitioner arrested for murder (Story)
May 20, 2014
Dance company brings down the house with fresh talent and an impassioned performance. (Story/Media)
May 15, 2014
The Origin of Kava (Story)
May 15, 2014
Kava: someone’s relaxation destination (Story)
May 06, 2014
ARC student uses dance to cope with PTSD and homelessness (Story/Media)
Apr 30, 2014
ESL student bears burdens of homelands (Story/Media)
Apr 27, 2014
An exciting open stage night showcased ARC dancers’ talent (Story)
Apr 25, 2014
LRCCD Chancellor and faculty discuss Student Success Scorecard (Story/Media)
Apr 25, 2014
Nighttime fundraiser for women’s golf team (Story)
Apr 02, 2014
Man fatally shot just blocks from ARC (Story)
Apr 02, 2014
Update: Man fatally shot just blocks from ARC (Story)
Apr 02, 2014
Paramedic students endure rigorous training at ARC (Story/Media)
Mar 26, 2014
Another sexual assault has ARC students concerned (Story)
Mar 26, 2014
Body types, workouts and diet (Story/Media)
Mar 21, 2014
Opinion: Campus resources for sexual assault victims lacking (Story)
Mar 21, 2014
Deadline for study abroad in Paris nears (Story/Media)
Mar 20, 2014
Opinion: Persistence is a valuable educational goal (Story)
Mar 15, 2014
ARC Ukrainian community reacts to crisis (Story)
Mar 09, 2014
Opinion: No ifs, ands or butts; e-cigs have got to go (Story)
Feb 27, 2014
Ukrainian students react to deadly protests in Ukraine (Story)
Feb 24, 2014
Venezuelan violence and protests in vicious cycle (Story)
Feb 20, 2014
Changes to sexual assault, only “yes” means you may undress (Story)
Feb 19, 2014
Construction at ARC temporarily displaces student services, vets, others (Story)
Feb 13, 2014
Serial rapist attacks women near campus (Story/Media)
Feb 12, 2014
BOG fee waiver changes approved and taking effect soon (Story)
Feb 05, 2014
Advance directives important tool for students (Story)
Feb 04, 2014
ARC adjunct professor presents: “Sexy Feminism” (Story)
Jan 28, 2014
Fort Worth hospital acted in best interest of pregnant brain-dead woman and her fetus (Story/Media)
Jan 24, 2014
A very loud pat on the back (Story)
Jan 16, 2014
Protect yourself against sexual assault: Sgt. Olson provides tips for safety around campus (Story)
Jan 11, 2014
Series of rapes continues near campus (Story)
Dec 17, 2013
Ballers, Britches, and Buttondowns: From Cotton to Cool (Story)
Dec 11, 2013
Dropping temps, bursting pipes and freezing students (Story/Media)
Dec 11, 2013
Hot vegan couture (Story/Media)
Dec 05, 2013
ARC’s Family Holiday Concert opens to full house. (Story/Media)
Dec 02, 2013
ARC Ballet and Orchestra winter show will contain selections from ‘The Nutcracker’ (Story/Media)
Nov 27, 2013
BOG waiver eligibility changes proposed (Story)
Nov 26, 2013
Diversity in dining found in local Russian restaurant (Story/Media)
Nov 18, 2013
May we take your order? (Story)
Nov 18, 2013
DC proposed legislation means waiting period for tattoos (Story)
Nov 15, 2013
Choral concert brings multiple choirs together (Story/Media)
Nov 13, 2013
Rolling in the River City (Story)
Nov 01, 2013
In Our Heads: Brooke Purves (Story)
Oct 25, 2013
Rose Marks Pavilion removed, to be replaced (Story)
Oct 24, 2013
Never mind the gap (Story)
Oct 20, 2013
ARC professor presents new novel (Story)
Sep 17, 2013
ARC Mom: from illiteracy to honors (Story)
Sep 10, 2013
Judaism a withering practice in Sacramento community (Story)
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