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Alumni return to share university experience, give advice

By Jessica Suico, Advocate Staff

February 16

Filed under Campus Beat

Five alumni from Contra Costa College’s Center for Science Excellence (CSE) spoke about their experiences while transferring from Contra Costa College into the UC system at an on-campus forum on Jan 10. “The first seme...

United Faculty sues district over unfair labor practice

By Anthony Kinney, News Editor

February 14

Filed under Campus Beat

The United Faculty filed an “Unfair Labor Practice” claim in November 2016 with the Public Employee Relations Board against the Contra Costa Community College District after years of failed attempts to modify how investigations i...

Art courses fixed at three units for transfer degree

By Roxana Amparo

February 14

Filed under Campus Beat

To be in compliance with California’s associate of art degree (AA) requirements, all art courses will be set at three units, by the fall 2017 semester, Liberal Arts Division Dean Jason Berner said. The  College Instruct...

District approves LGBTQ+ degree, spurs talks

By Michael Santone, Associate Editor

February 14

Filed under Campus Beat

Beginning next semester, Contra Costa College sister school Los Medanos College, located in Pittsburg, will be the first campus in the district to offer its students an associate of arts/transfer degree (AAT) in social justice...

Trump threatens deportation

By Robert Clinton, Opinion Editor

February 7

Filed under Campus Beat

In an attempt to fulfill one of his most controversial campaign promises, President Donald Trump signed an executive order to increase border security capabilities by federal law enforcement agencies and also clear a path toward c...

Current Project list mires parking lot expansion

By Jaleel Perry, Staff Writer

February 7

Filed under Campus Beat

Parking has become an issue on campus due to enrollment increasing over the winter break, but Contra Costa College Buildings and Grounds Manager Bruce King said it is low on the project list. Following the construction of the new buildi...

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