The American River Current

You have your Beliefs, I have mine

Brandon Nelson and Brandon Nelson

November 14, 2013

Politics and religion can be at odds, separating the public on so many different issues, yet they have one thing in common: they cause conflict. Every day Americans and are exposed to some form of political or religious opinion. This isn’t always a bad thing, but it has a potential to be a big problem....

Photo of the Day 11-14-13

Starbucks has started its holiday campaign, which is resulting in long lines. It has drinks themed to fit the holiday season as well as coffee mugs and Christmas tree ornaments for sale. Holiday themed drinks for sale include the Caramel Brulee Latte, Peppermint Mocha, Gingerbread Latte and the Eggnog Latte.

Brandon Nelson and Brandon Nelson

November 14, 2013

Starbucks has started its holiday campaign, which is resulting in long lines. It has drinks themed to fit the holiday season as well as coffee mugs and Christmas tree ornaments for sale. Holiday themed drinks for sale include the Caramel Brulee Latte, Peppermint Mocha, Gingerbread Latte and the Eggnog...

Daily Photo 11-7-13

Kaity Rader a early childhood education major performs with her Hula Hoop for spirit week in front of the student center. Photo by Brandon Nelson

Brandon Nelson and Brandon Nelson

November 7, 2013

Kaity Rader a early childhood education major performs with her Hula Hoop for spirit week in front of the student center. Photo by Brandon Nelson

Take this class: MUFHL 308 Introduction to Music: Rock and Roll

Prof. Eifersten lectures during his class. (Photo by Brandon Nelson)

Brandon Nelson and Brandon Nelson

November 6, 2013

<!--- Rock and Roll, Eifertsen, Human Services, American River College ---!> When you recall a familiar song you heard at a random point in time, you start taping your toes as memories of concerts flood your mind. Whether it’s classic rock ‘n’ roll or new age rock, it’s a binding force...

Mainstream heroes

Comic books have seen an upswing in popularity, largely in part to their silver screen counterparts. A1 Comics employee Jared Rudy stands by some of his favorite comics. (Photo by Alisha Kirby)

Alisha Kirby, Brandon Nelson, Brandon Nelson, and Alisha Kirby

October 25, 2013

Movies and TV reanimate comic book scene By Alisha Kirby and Brandon Nelson The joke’s on you, cool kids: Your favorite macho hero originated from comic books. “Marvel’s The Avengers,” “The Dark Knight” trilogy, “The Walking Dead” and the “Iron Man” trilogy all played a role i...

Mediocre meals in the student center

Two slices of pepperoni pizza, a medium soda, a bag of Doritos and a Gatorade are available for purchase in the food vending section located in the student center. (Photo by Brandon Nelson)

Brandon Nelson and Brandon Nelson

October 1, 2013

From the moment you walk into the student center cafeteria, a wide array of smells draws your attention from the wide assortment of dining choices in the cafeteria. Subway, pizza, salads and options from the grill are made fresh, and even more options fill the shelves. The new electronic signs show the...

In our heads – Brandon Nelson

Brandon Nelson and Brandon Nelson

September 25, 2013

Book: “Harry Potter” These books are on my mind because I just reread the entire series so I can see how they stack up against the films. In hindsight they were a great reminder on what it was like to be a kid again. Movie: “The Avengers” This is a great movie for any superhero fan. It may n...

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