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Departments ‘trim’ course offerings, focus online

By Lorenzo Morotti, Associate Editor

March 1, 2017

Filed under News

Students have six fewer course sections to choose from at Contra Costa College this semester than during the 2016 spring semester. Contra Costa Community College District Educational Services Associate Vice Chancellor Sally Mont...

Program funds, supports diverse groups

By Gabriel Quiroz, Advocate Staff

March 1, 2017

Filed under Campus Beat

Colleges that have more than 25 percent Latino students can be deemed “Hispanic Serving Institutions” and Contra Costa College is one of these institutions. The Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) STEM program helped those in the Lati...

Team Wins final bvc game, misses playoffs

By Efrain Valdez, Social Media Editor

March 1, 2017

Filed under Sports

The men’s basketball team (9-18 overall and 7-9 in the Bay Valley Conference) won its final game of the season at Merritt College Feb. 17, 99-79, after losing against Napa Valley College on Sophomore Night earlier that week, 81-62...

Habits affect health, wellness

By Julian Robinson, Advocate Staff

March 1, 2017

Filed under Sports

Women’s health, by nature, is a complex issue and there are several factors that affect the overall health of women beyond eating habits. “One main factor is knowledge. Understanding about portion size and nutrients is s...

Assorted interests fuel pursuit of higher education

By Robert Clinton, Sports Editor

March 1, 2017

Filed under Sports

Many high school athletes dream of attending their favorite college directly after graduation, however the shifting reality of increased tuition coupled with the success junior college transfers have garnered on the professio...

Scholarship application process streamlined

By Gabriel Quiroz, Advocate Staff

March 1, 2017

Filed under Campus Beat

Scholarships can have a huge impact in a student’s life. They can make the difference between having time for study and quality time with family or working countless hours to pay off tuition. Livingson Azode, an internatio...

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