The American River Current

Spring Career Fair blooms at ARC

Students visit different vendors and booths during the Spring Career Fair on April 12, 2018. (Photo by Gabe Carlos)

Gabe Carlos

April 12, 2018

American River College is hosting a Spring Career Fair today until 1 p.m. in the Community Rooms in the Student Center. Sixty-eight companies will be attending this semester’s career fair including Tesla, AppleOne and California Highway Patrol. The career fair will allow students to examine car...

ARC hosts Black Heritage Celebration in Student Center

On Feb. 22 American River College hosted a Black Heritage Mobile History Museum showcasing historical artifacts from African-American history. (Photo by Jennah Booth)

Gabe Carlos

March 1, 2018

American River College hosted a Black Heritage Celebration Feb. 20-24 in honor of Black History Month at the Student Center. There was various art, history and items for sale, along with dancers and a small band playing African music. People walked around and got to experience something ARC delive...

CAEB prepares for Spring Welcome Day

Students check out the different booths set up American River College’s “Welcome Day,” celebration on Sept. 7. (Photo by Hannah Yates)

Hannah Yates

February 7, 2018

The Club and Events Board will host the spring Welcome Day on Thursday. The event will showcase opportunities both on campus and in the community, and will take place from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. outside of the Student Center. Various departments, organizations, and vendors will participate. There will be Hea...

There is no diversity in dining options on campus

American River College’s cafeteria doesn’t offer culinary choices for students with limited diets. (Photo by Lily Rodriguez Drake)

Lily Rodriguez Drake

December 7, 2017

Walking through the doors of the Student Center, a waft of conspicuous scents and sounds swirl about—the ever recognizable crackle of Subway sandwich wrappers, students chattering loudly over lunch, and a dissonant medley of fried foods. A salad bar, the “Garden Burger” and a sparse display of pla...

ARC looks to hire Pride Center coordinator

American River College opened a Campus Pride Center for the LGBT community. They are now looking to hire someone to run the center. (Illustration by Lidiya Grib)

Luis Gael

November 16, 2017

American River College is currently hiring a full-time faculty member to run the LGBTQ Pride Center. This Pride Faculty Coordinator would would be responsible for the programming and the types of services offered by the Pride Center, which is currently located in the UNITE headquarters in the Student Ce...

ARC prepares to welcome old and new students alike

A student greets incoming students during

Hannah Yates

September 7, 2017

American River College will host “Welcome Day,” for new and returning students today in the Student Center Quad. Any students who have been wanting to familiarize themselves with the campus are urged to participate. The purpose of “Welcome Day,” is to give students the chance to see all of what...

Student Senate discusses draft resolution to designate ARC a “safe zone”

ASB Student Senate president Valencia Scott speaks during a Senate meeting on Feb. 16, 2017 at ARC. Topics discussed during the meeting included a parking fee increase, the creation of a meditation center, and funding for ASB elections. (Photo by Mack Ervin III)

John Ennis

February 21, 2017

At the Student Senate's February 16 meeting, the senate’s president Valencia Scott read a draft of a joint resolution to designate ARC as a "safe zone" for students who have been impacted by the recent rhetoric and executive orders from the federal government because of their place of origin, relig...

Students invited to participate in mural project

Artist Unity Lewis shares the meaning behind his murals in the Kaneko Gallery at American River College on Oct. 1, 2016. (Photo by Luis Gael Jimenez)

Lidiya Grib

February 16, 2017

ARC students are invited to take part in a mural project hosted by Universal Engaging Inclusive Transformation Education (UNITE), the Community and Diversity Center at American River College. The project, led by artist and instructor Unity Lewis, will be completed throughout the next couple of weeks. S...

Heroes and villains at club day

Students come to check out the clubs on display infront of the Student Center at American River College on March 17, 2016.  (Photo by Bailey Carpenter)

Bailey Carpenter

March 26, 2016

A “heroes and villains” themed club day was put on by the American River College Club and Events Board in front of the student center on Mar. 17.   There were games like “fishbowl acid,” where players throw balls into a fishbowl and win a prize.  There was also a bank robbery game and a...

The student voice of American River College since 1955
Student Center