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The Handshake platform offers ample opportunity for all students to apply for internships as well as jobs to start their career. (Photo via the ARC website)

Handshake platform helps students search for jobs and internships

Cicily Thomas, Staff Writer April 7, 2021

American River College has a new platform called Handshake, which is available for all students and alumni to use to search and find internships, as well as jobs. Handshake provides a number of resources...

One anonymous teacher shares the struggle of not getting to see her students in person now that the campus remains closed.

Finding direction with personality types

Katia Esguerra April 11, 2019

Being lost and undecided is a common feeling amongst students when it comes to what direction to pursue. Having to decide and declare a major can be stressful and sometimes it’s difficult to pinpoint...

Engineering major Francisco Leon-Gomez tries on a suit during the first Suit Up Event, hosted by American River College's Career And Pathways Support Services on March 10, 2019. (File Photo)

First CAPSS Suit Up Event offers affordable clothes

Irene Jacobs March 14, 2019

American River College’s Career and Pathways Support Services hosted a Suit Up Event at JCPenney on Sunday, March 10, where Los Rios Community College District students and their families were able to...

Business attire and tailoring will be available for current students and alumni of the Los Rios Community College District at the Suit Up Event on March 10. (Photo illustration by Irene Jacobs)

Discounts and giveaways at CAPSS Suit Up Event

Irene Jacobs March 9, 2019

Have a job interview coming up, but aren't sure what to wear? Students are invited to come to JCPenney at Arden Fair Mall on March 10, where American River College Career and Pathways Support Services...

participants fill out packets  containing  several assessment worksheets,  to determine their competencies is in certain areas of their lives. (photo by Michael Pacheco)

Career counselor helps students find their motivation

Michael Pacheco April 18, 2018

Many students come to American River College with a goal in mind: they arrive with a specific major or career path they wish to take. What ends up happening oftentimes, however, is that at some point,...

ARC counselor Janice Klar will host a personality workshop in DSPS on March 22. (File Photo)

Personality Assessment Workshop to be hosted in DSPS Conference Room

Alexis Warren March 21, 2018

On Thursday March 22, American River College’s Career Counselor, Janice Klar, will host the True Colors & Jung Personality Assessment Workshop in the Disabled Services Programs and Services Conference...

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