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Mathematics professor retires, leaves “unique” teaching legacy

By Dylan Collier, Assistant Scene Editor

Math professor Emanuel Baptiste will be retiring after dedicating 45 years to teaching Mathematics at Contra Costa College. Although he wasn’t able to attend the Retirement Reception and Staff Reunion in Fireside Hall on...

May 31, 2017No Comments

Strict payment options limit students’ choices

By Jessica Suico, Advocate Staff

The CalFresh Program, federally known as the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) adds to the food budget to help families put fresh and nutritious foods on the table. For many students at Contra Costa College, the ...

May 31, 2017No Comments

Policy revision to bolster rule

By Reggie Santini, Spotlight Editor

Student Life Coordinator Joel Nickelson-Shanks is drafting revisions to the policy for bulletin board use at Contra Costa College. Nickelson-Shanks said he is working on the final changes before bringing it to College Co...

May 18, 2017No Comments

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Speech tournament tests verbal skills, showcases talent

Students from all majors competed in a speech competition hosted by the speech department at Contra Costa College on May 2. The competition spread throughout...

May 4, 2017 0 comments

Competition between ‘family’ celebrates Doss’ heroism

Competition between ‘family’ celebrates Doss’ heroism

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Two-sport athlete defines determination, leadership

Two-sport athlete defines determination, leadership

By Robert Clinton, Sports Editor

When team leaders are imagined, one may envision a player dripping with bravado, openly strutting an athletic dominance that lets the public know they are the main attraction of any sporting event. For 5 feet 5 inch fres...

May 18, 2017No Comments

Squad repeats as conference champs

May 18, 2017

Games reward brains, vigor

Games reward brains, vigor

May 18, 2017

Better conference competition  challenges team, spurs growth

Better conference competition challenges team, spurs growth

May 17, 2017

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Dance groups highlight variety of styles

By Roxana Amparo, Editor-in-Chief

Tango, hip-hop, jazz, ballet, reggaeton and more were on display for “Dance Jam 2017,” showcasing the talents of local dancers. “Dance Jam” nearly filled every seat in the John and Jean and Knox Center for...

May 18, 2017No Comments

Punk band satisfies fans

Punk band satisfies fans

May 17, 2017

Play counters stigmas

Play counters stigmas

May 17, 2017

Cinco de Mayo festival celebrates local community

Cinco de Mayo festival celebrates local community

May 7, 2017

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