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Bi-partisan bill seeks to set workers’ rights

By Denis Perez, Photo Editor

March 29, 2017

Filed under Campus Beat

With no clear plans for the 750,000 undocumented youths registered with Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), supporters call for legal actions to push for an immigration pathway to permanent citizenship. The indefinite p...

Marketing to bolster outreach, enrollment

By Anthony Kinney, News Editor

March 29, 2017

Filed under Campus Beat

The Century Richmond Hilltop 16 movie theater will present a Contra Costa College promotional ad in between film trailers, starting in April, to raise the community’s awareness and increase enrollment. Just in time for sprin...

Initial report misjudges costs

By Benjamin Bassham, News Editor

March 29, 2017

Filed under Campus Beat

Repairs to the Knox Center, after a drunk driver crashed into it, are scheduled to begin in two to three weeks, but at four times the predicted expense. “It is a very high priority for us, so we’re pushing forward very quickly,...

Career technical education sees boost

By Anthony Kinney, News Editor

March 14, 2017

Filed under Campus Beat

The California Community College Chancellor’s Office (CCCCO) is incentivizing workforce boards to provide better support and more workforce opportunities for students in Career Technical Education programs through the “Stro...

Public donations pay tuition

By Matthew Robinson, Advocate Staff

March 14, 2017

Filed under Campus Beat

The high cost of tuition has made students in higher education turn to online crowdfunding to help pay for costs not covered by financial aid. Students can go to websites like Kickstarter, Indiegogo or GoFundMe to crowdfun...

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