articles by Imani Smith

‘Thrifting for dummies’

Secondhand shopping has become a way of life for me recently. It’s not only cheap, but I find that thrift shopping is a fun way…



College should be more about growth

A college education was not always viewed as just job training. At one point, going to college was also considered a time for self exploration…






Cheaper fitness options for college students

Maintaining a healthy lifestyle with a consistent workout plan in college can be challenging; gym costs don’t make this any easier. Most gym memberships cost…


Transferring may not be as easy you think

As transfer season falls upon American River College, many students will consider all of their campus options. Although transferring to a new college can be…


ARC Theater’s ‘West Side Story’ triumphs

The provocative showing of “West Side Story” opened at American River College on Friday. The production showcased many musical numbers as well as intense dance…


STEM club encourages women in the field

The smell of pizza and desserts filled the room as students and professors gathered in the American River College STEM, or science, technology, engineering, and…