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Richmond Grasps Rosie Record

Richmond Grasps Rosie Record

By Cody Casares, Photo Editor
August 25, 2016
Filed under Multimedia, Showcase, Spotlight

The Rosie the Riveter World War II Home Front National Historic Park, along with other sponsors, hosted 2,275 attendees in Rosie the Riveter costumes, setting a new world record, at the annual Home Front Festival at the Craneway Pavilion on Aug. 13. The previous record was 2,096, set on Oct. 24, 2015 in Willow...

Music major shines through multiple talents

By Tashi Wangchuk, Staff Photographer
May 26, 2016
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Music major Joseph Saeteurn talks about his interest in music and his early piano days during his upbringing, and some of Dr. Stephanie Austin's personal history with music is also featured.

Sanders campaign draws 11,000 to Vallejo

Sanders campaign draws 11,000 to Vallejo

By Lorenzo Morotti, Associate Editor
May 20, 2016
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VALLEJO —  About 11,000 people from cities across the Bay Area converged to listen, promote or counter Senator Bernie Sanders’ 2016 presidential campaign platform at the Waterfront Park in Vallejo on May 18. Even after the sun set behind the Mare Island Naval Complex across the Napa River as...

Strong managerial skills prepare Amparo to lead

Strong managerial skills prepare Amparo to lead

By Christian Urrutia, Editor-in-Chief
May 18, 2016
Filed under Campus Beat, Multimedia, News, Video

Assuming the role of a leader can be a daunting task for some, but for newly elected Advocate Editor-in-Chief Roxana Amparo it is just the next challenge. “I always feel the pressure to do better. I put myself in a situation where I tend to do more, take on more responsibility. “I think it is ...

Union celebrates 40th anniversary, legacy

Union celebrates 40th anniversary, legacy

By Christian Urrutia, Editor-in-Chief
May 4, 2016
Filed under Campus Beat, Multimedia, News, Video

The United Faculty reminded students that faculty working conditions equate to student learning conditions by treating them to free barbecue on Wednesday, in front of the Applied Arts Building near the chess tables. This was done to honor its 40th anniversary operating as the independent, (contract) n...

Poetry reflects death, sadness

Poetry reflects death, sadness

By Asma Alkrizy, Opinion Editor
April 24, 2016
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Library department Chairperson Andrew Kuo riled up the audience with his third poetry reading and open mic event at the Library and Learning Resource Center on April 12, offering staff and students a chance to present their literary works. Although the second poetry reading and open mic event was las...

Club Rush fosters strong communal ties, involvement

Club Rush fosters strong communal ties, involvement

By Salvador Godoy, Staff Writer
April 8, 2016
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A strong demand and more choices attracted a large crowd of students for a “Hawaiian” themed Club Rush event held on March 15 and 16 at the Tennis Courts. The ASU and the Inter-Club Council sponsor and organize the bi-annual event. Club Rush provides a convenient setting for clubs to captivate s...

Exposing the divide

Exposing the divide

By Denis Perez, Assistant Photo Editor
April 8, 2016
Filed under Multimedia, Showcase

Photos By: Denis Perez

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