The American River Current

Punishment, not treatment, for Manning in Prison

Nikita McGee-Davis and Nikita McGee-Davis

September 17, 2013

Chelsea Elizabeth Manning is a former U.S. soldier who was convicted in July 2013 of violating the Espionage Act; Manning also happens to be transgendered. Manning, formerly taking the first name Bradley, identifies as a woman, though born with male sex organs. Now that she is in prison, officials ...

Low cost flu shots available on campus

Low cost flu shots available on campus

Nikita McGee-Davis and Nikita McGee-Davis

September 10, 2013

Low cost flu shots were made available to all students and faculty Tuesday, September 10 with sponsorship from the Sutter Visiting Nurse Association and the American River College Health Center. “It is open to the public so anyone is welcome,” said registered nurse Dee Michilizzi. Susie Shields...

Producer uses ARC recording program to further his musical talent

Nikita McGee-Davis and Nikita McGee-Davis

March 13, 2013

Through diversity and challenges Otis "Dogg" Johnson achieved his dreams Despite having a hard time growing up, it’s always important to keep your dreams alive. Otis “Dogg” Johnson was able to make it a reality. He moved from Anchorage, Ala., to Sacramento at a young age, and had an immense ...

ARC Professors are honored as “Authors on the Move”

Nikita McGee-Davis and Nikita McGee-Davis

March 13, 2013

Sacramento Public Library honors local authors Two ARC professors, along with 38 other northern Calif. authors, are being honored by the Sacramento Public Library Foundation in an event called “Authors On The Move”. This year's theme, “There is Still the Story,” marks the 11th annual presentation...

Women’s history marches on

Art courtesy of Brian Lopez-Santos

Nikita McGee-Davis and Nikita McGee-Davis

February 27, 2013

ARC's professors look at impact of Title IX in College Hour Due to advancements in women’s rights, women have been given the opportunity to show that they can be just as independent, intelligent, and competitive in job markets as men. They can go to work, school, fight in combat, be mothers, or do al...

News Briefs 2-13-13

Nikita McGee-Davis and Nikita McGee-Davis

February 13, 2013

  New Science/Fine Arts Building   The spring 2013 semester brings a new addition to the ARC campus: the Life Science/Fine Arts Building. The 8,074 square foot building has the latest and most sophisticated classrooms. It also has labs for art, nutrition, chemistry/biology, and int...

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