The Student Voice Of Contra Costa College, San Pablo, Calif.

The Advocate

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...

Remembering dedication

Remembering dedication

October 21, 2016

Misleading signs intimidate cyclists, skaters

By Benjamin Bassham, News Editor

May 18, 2016

Filed under Campus Beat, News

Inaccurate signs have been placed on campus saying use of bicycles, skateboards and inline skates is prohibited, and will be cited, but Police Services has “no intention of ticketing” responsible users. Buildings and Grounds ...

Semester length negotiations postpone looming decision

By Lorenzo Morotti, Associate Editor

February 10, 2016

Filed under Campus Beat, News

The decision to adopt a compressed calendar districtwide has been postponed until 2017 or 2018 due to continued negotiations between the faculty and classified staff unions and the Contra Costa Community College District. The United ...

Well waters funding thirst

By Benjamin Bassham, Staff Writer

December 9, 2015

Filed under Campus Beat, News

The East Bay Municipal Utility District (EBMUD) is paying Contra Costa College $1,500 per year to access the well on campus and survey local groundwater. Tom Francis, senior civil engineer for EBMUD’s water supply improvements d...

Company pays for bins, gives committee budget

By Benjamin Bassham, Staff Writer

December 9, 2015

Filed under Campus Beat, News

The Sustainability Committee is getting its first real budget, through a deal with Signal Campus, who will pay for the privilege of placing recycling bins around campus. Buildings and Grounds Manager Bruce King said the advertising...

Task force empowers formerly imprisoned

By Roxana Amparo, Associate Editor

November 18, 2015

Filed under Campus Beat, News

Current and formerly incarcerated individuals will soon have the chance to receive educational and support services when returning or beginning an educational plan at one of the district’s three colleges. The Current and For...

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