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Department offers advanced courses

By Karla Juarez, Advocate Staff

December 7

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...

Film raises awareness about autism, stigmas

By Edwin Herrera, Advocate Staff

November 3

Filed under Campus Beat

As part of Disability Awareness Month in October, Disabled Students’ Programs and Services (DSPS) showed a film about people with autism in the Library Resource and Learning Center  Thursday from noon until 1 p.m. “Autism involves a wide spectru...

Platform improves digital exchange

By Reggie Santini, Advocate Staff

September 28

Filed under Campus Beat, News

Online classes are providing students with advanced study options. Contra Costa College currently offers 68 online and hybrid courses to help students achieve their educational goals as quickly as possible. “I advocate for onlin...

UC Berkeley suspends Global Campus project in Richmond

By Lorenzo Morotti, Associate Editor

September 16

Filed under Campus Beat, News

 The indefinite suspension of the $3 billion UC Berkeley Global Research Campus Project in South Richmond due to a lack of funding shocked many people in the East Bay community. But UC Chancellor Nicholas B. Dirks’ announcement on Aug. 2...

Math jam simplifies upcoming coursework

By Salvador Godoy, Staff Writer

May 18

Filed under Campus Beat, News

Students who want to expand their mathematics expertise can gain momentum to attend the summer and fall Math Jam sessions coordinated by HSI/STEM grant. The program offers a supportive and stress-free environment that better enab...

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