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Letter to the editor: Thank you, Cameron Weaver

Letter to the editor: Thank you, Cameron Weaver

April 15, 2016

To: American River Current From: Omba Kipuke, Student Trustee Alumni April 14, 2016 Student leadership is a rewarding and challenging process which takes a special person to venture. Humility plays a key role in representing not only our commonalities but also our differences, while trying to remai...

Letter to the editor: The Holocaust Happened

Letter to the editor: The Holocaust Happened

March 14, 2016

Dear Editor, I hope I am not opening a closed wound, but I have been reading the editorials posted on the ARCurrent website, specifically the articles concerning the Student Trustee Weaver controversy. I have read about Laurie Jones. I have read about President David Hylton II. I'm hurt. I was a ...

Editorial: ASB ignores Holocaust survivor after defending Holocaust denier

Editorial: ASB ignores Holocaust survivor after defending Holocaust denier

December 4, 2015

It is highly disappointing that after multiple members of the American River College student government claimed to not be certain of all of the facts of the Holocaust, they did not take  the opportunity to attend an ARC event that featured a speaker who is a Holocaust survivor. This shows that th...

Letter to the editor: Holocaust event not advertised

Letter to the editor: Holocaust event not advertised

November 16, 2015

To the Editor: Thanks for a great article covering his (Holocaust survivor Leon Malmed’s) talk. Almost like being there, but I wish I had been. Too soon we won't have any survivors left to come talk. I had requested it, so you'd think they'd let me know. Next time a crucial event like this comes u...

Student Senate joins CAEB in support of pride center

Student Senate joins CAEB in support of pride center

Jordan Schauberger

November 13, 2015

The Associated Student Body Student Senate voted Thursday to approve a resolution that offers support to a proposed LGBT pride center on campus, just as the Clubs and Events Board did on Tuesday. The resolution met less opposition in Senate than it did CAEB with the only two people voting against, one o...

Holocaust survivor pays tribute to the family that saved him

Holocaust survivor pays tribute to the family that saved him

Jordan Schauberger

November 12, 2015

Update, Nov. 24 at 12:59 p.m.: This article has been updated to include that Los Rios Student Trustee Cameron Weaver said in an email that he could not attend the college hour featuring Leon Malmed due to "academic obligations." Students, faculty and staff gathered in a packed music hall at Ameri...

Editorial: Student Trustee needs to prove how he was ‘misrepresented’

Editorial: Student Trustee needs to prove how he was ‘misrepresented’

October 21, 2015

Los Rios Student Trustee Cameron Weaver, who has been under fire since a Sept. 16 interview with the Current where he questioned whether the Holocaust actually happened, said last week that his statements were “completely misrepresented.” In response, the Current has decided to release the full 55-...

Student Senate votes not to recall embattled Trustee who questioned Holocaust

Student Senate votes not to recall embattled Trustee who questioned Holocaust

Jordan Schauberger

October 15, 2015

The Associated Student Body Student Senate voted seven to two against a proposed recall effort of Los Rios Student Trustee Cameron Weaver, who came under fire for casting doubt on whether the Holocaust actually took place in a 55-minute interview with the Current on Sept. 16. Following the vote, Sen....

Students respond to Weaver’s Holocaust skepticism

Students respond to Weaver’s Holocaust skepticism

Jordan Schauberger

October 13, 2015

In response to the recent remarks by Student Trustee Cameron Weaver in a Sept. 16 interview with the Current casting doubt on whether the Holocaust actually took place, students at American River College have expressed varying levels of support, outrage and ambiguity. Associated Student Body Sen....

Editorial: ‘Student voice’ is no longer the voice of the students

Editorial: ‘Student voice’ is no longer the voice of the students

October 12, 2015

A previous version of this editorial falsely stated that only one member of the Associated Student Body Student Senate, CAEB President Justin Nicholson, was elected by the students. In fact, Sen. McKaela Broitman was also elected during last spring's election.  When only two members of the Asso...

Senate begins discussions on recalling Student Trustee

Senate begins discussions on recalling Student Trustee

Jordan Schauberger

October 9, 2015

The Associated Student Body Student Senate began discussions on the possible recall of Los Rios Student Trustee Cameron Weaver, appointed two new members and approved funding for advertising during their meeting Thursday. Weaver has come under fire for making remarks in a Sept. 16 interview with the Current that cast doubt on whether the Holocaust actually to...

ASB senator requests recall of trustee ‘skeptical’ about the Holocaust

ASB senator requests recall of trustee ‘skeptical’ about the Holocaust

John Ferrannini

October 4, 2015

Sen. Tamara Dunning has filed an agenda item request asking that the Associated Student Body Student Senate consider a recall of embattled Los Rios Trustee Cameron Weaver, according to David Hylton, the acting senate president. Weaver has been under fire since a Sept. 16 interview with the Current in whi...

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