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Art courses fixed at three units for transfer degree

By Roxana Amparo

February 14, 2017

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, 2017

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, 2017

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, 2017

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...

Free on-campus printing service opens in ASU office despite hiccups

By Reggie Santini, Spotlight Editor

February 7, 2017

Filed under Campus Beat

The Student Life Office Free Print Program will give students the option to print up 20 black and white pages a day for free. A computer and printer will available inside of the Student Life Office for students to use as an al...

Center eases transfer stress, provides aid

By Yesenia Melara, Social Media Editor

February 7, 2017

Filed under Campus Beat

As students are preparing to transfer for fall 2017 they are encouraged to use the Transfer Center. Transfer and Veterans Coordinator Andrea Phillips said she encourages students to stop by and visit her at the Transfer Center ...

United Faculty vote to reduce semester span

By Lorenzo Morotti, Associate Editor

February 1, 2017

Filed under Campus Beat

The decision to compress the semester from an 18-week semester to a 16-week schedule moves forward as United Faculty members vote online to approve the tentative agreement opened on Monday. District Administrative Services Executive V...

Fee hikes hinder plan

By Roxana Amparo, Editor-in-Chief

February 1, 2017

Filed under Campus Beat, News

Threats of closure raises concern for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals

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