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The Terrible War’s sesquicentennial honored at ARC’s college hour

The Terrible War’s sesquicentennial honored at ARC’s college hour

Nicholas Corey and Nicholas Corey

April 24, 2015

Slavery, death and battles taking place on American soil are just a few of the horrors Americans faced during the Civil War. American River College history professors Sarah Lee and Richard Pagett hosted a college hour depicting this tragic war. Lee focused specifically on the roles of women during...

Husband of Holocaust survivor recounts his wife’s story at college hour

Conrad Tracy, husband of Holocaust survivor Renee Heck, shows the audience the approximate location of where Heck and her mother escaped to in France when they left their home in Germany. Tracy shared the story of his wife, who had passed last spring, during an event that remembered survivors of the Holocaust.

Cheyenne Drury and Cheyenne Drury

April 17, 2015

In honor of Yom Ha’Shoah, or Holocaust remembrance day, the husband of Holocaust survivor Renee Heck came and retold his wife’s story to students at American River College in Raef Hall room 160. Heck past away last year and in the previous years spoke at ARC about her experience in the Auschwitz...

Students are urged to “LinkIn” at college hour

Melissa Fish, right, and students attending the event discuss future job opportunities and how LinkedIn could play a strategic part in job hunting.

Lena DoBynes and Lena DoBynes

April 7, 2015

An event discussing the value of social networking in order to achieve career success was held on March 25 by the Career Center in community room 167, covering topics such as using the social network LinkedIn to present oneself to potential employers, networking and developing one’s brand. Thirty-one...

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