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Academic Senate votes to eliminate degree requirements

By Robert Clinton, Sports Editor

December 15, 2016

Filed under Campus Beat, News

Vote result openly frustrates senate members opposing action

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Petition urges sanctuary decision

By Robert Clinton, Sports Editor

December 7, 2016

Filed under Campus Beat, News

In lieu of President-elect Donald Trump’s promise to eliminate Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals and his pledge to deport three million undocumented people, administrators have been urged to create sanctuary campuse...

Former student trustee replaces Nejedly

By Lorenzo Morotti, Associate Editor

December 7, 2016

Filed under Campus Beat, News

Former district student trustee Gary Walker-Roberts was appointed to represent Ward IV until 2018 in lieu of former trustee John Nejedly’s unexpected death on Oct. 12, district Communications and Relations Director Tim Leong s...

Culinary arts’ to-go food option cash-only

By Jessica Suico, Advocate Staff

December 7, 2016

Filed under Campus Beat

The culinary arts department runs Pronto and offers students affordable food on-the-go for a cheap price but has one big setback for everyone — it does not accept credit/debit cards. It is located in SA-147 and is open Tuesday to Thur...

Partnership with university lays path to degree

By Efrain Valdez, Social Media Editor

December 7, 2016

Filed under Campus Beat

A concurrent enrollment partnership with the University of Phoenix, will let Contra Costa College nursing students earn a bachelor’s degree without transferring to a four-year university. The program benefits students who his...

Department offers advanced courses

By Karla Juarez, Advocate Staff

December 7, 2016

Filed under Campus Beat

The English as a second language (ESL) department prepares its students for regular English courses by offering advanced grammar and writing classes. Students that learn a second language go through a process to reach English pro...

Group tracks school board

Group tracks school board

December 7, 2016

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