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Political posters founded in Sacramento

Political posters founded in Sacramento

Thalia Avila and Thalia Avila April 10, 2014

There’s always a story behind art, and sometimes that story is an important part of history. An art exhibit in honor of Cesar Chavez Day and Cinco de Mayo, “Look to the Sky,” by the Royal Chicano...

Student Profile: Justin Vaughn

Student Profile: Justin Vaughn

Thalia Avila and Thalia Avila March 25, 2014

While some people are doing their best to become the next big DJ or rapper, Justin Vaughn is concentrating on opera. American River College is home to many talented students, and one of them is Vaughn....

ARC baseball team defeated 1-0 by Los Rios rivals

ARC baseball team defeated 1-0 by Los Rios rivals

An RBI double in the top of the sixth inning by Sacramento City College’s designated hitter Alex Muzzi was the lone run in American River College's 1-0 loss to Sac City at Friday’s baseball game. ARC...

Craig Smith explains to students how he uses his drawings for future painting.

One brush, two brush, red brush, blue brush.

Thalia Avila and Thalia Avila March 4, 2014

A blur here, scribble there. Erase, erase, erase. Paint, paint. Draw, erase and sketch a little line for the final touch. The James Kaneko Gallery at American River College–opened a reception on Feb....

Sacramento Fire Department arrives at American River College near Davies Hall after the fire alarm went off at approximately 3:15 p.m. on Friday. (Photo by Emily K. Rabasto)

Alarm sends students into pouring rain

By John Ferrannini and Thalia Avila An alarm went off at approximately 3:15 p.m. Friday sending students rushing out of their classes in the Learning Resource Center and into the pouring rain. “The...

Theater department captivates during Black History Month with Freedom

Theater department captivates during Black History Month with “Freedom”

Thalia Avila and Thalia Avila February 13, 2014

Singing at the top of her lungs, the freedom of expression from a young girl named Larriah Jackson stole the hearts of the crowd and by the time she finished singing, the crowd applauded like no tomorrow. The...

Former ARC philosophy professor Robert Buckenmeyer passes away

Thalia Avila and Thalia Avila February 3, 2014

The funeral service for former American River College philosophy professor Robert Buckenmeyer, who passed away Dec. 12, was held early last month at St. Joseph Catholic Parish in Lincoln. “I respected...

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