The Advocate

LGBTQ group still lacking campus voice

By Jared Amdahl, Opinion Editor

February 3, 2015

Despite the absence of an LGBTQ representative club on campus, there are a few members of the college community who would like to see representation for the currently voiceless group. Ericka Greene, interim Associated Students Union advise...

Committee set on lowering carbon emissions using cycling incentives, lockups

By Nina Cestaro, Staff Writer

February 3, 2015

“To reduce our carbon footprint, everyone needs to get off their lazy bums and not drive every day to school. It’s just the right thing to do, it’s setting a good example for the community, for the campus,” Bruce King, B...

Dwindling enrollment to impact funding

By Roxana Amparo, News Editor

January 27, 2015

Faculty and administrators who anticipated improvements from last year’s 8.4 percent enrollment decrease will be disappointed. Last spring (2014) there were 2,471 FTES and this year, as of Monday, there are 2,264 at Contra Co...

Clubs aim for active spring semester

By Roxana Amparo, News Editor

January 27, 2015

The semester calls for new opportunities for clubs, event planning and student participation throughout the campus. Last semester only 14 clubs were active on campus, and although there was encouragement from the Inter Club Coun...

Executive order aims to protect families

By Lorenzo Morotti, Editor-in-Chief

December 10, 2014

The undocumented parents of United State citizens, legal residents, were given a sliver of relief when President Barack Obama took a step toward immigration reform on Nov. 21. Obama said he plans to issue an executive order that w...

Tournament for the talkers

Tournament for the talkers

December 10, 2014

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