The Advocate

Sanders campaign draws 11,000 to Vallejo

Sanders campaign draws 11,000 to Vallejo

By Lorenzo Morotti, Associate Editor

May 20, 2016

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

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

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

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

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...

Immigrant struggles with transition, adapts to new goal

By Tashi Wangchuk, Staff Photographer

March 28, 2016

Mojgan Norozi, an immigrant from Iran, was born in 1968 and has been married for 24 years to her husband and they have a teenage daughter as well. The Norozi family left Iran due to discrimination against their practiced religion Baha'i, which is not given much tolerance. She, along with her famil...

Health academy students stimulate interests

Health academy students stimulate interests

By Yesenia Melara, Staff Writer

March 16, 2016

Students from three different West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) high schools visited the college for the Health Services Day on March 11 from 9:20 a.m. to 2 p.m. Health Academy students from De Anza High School, Pinole Valley High School and Richmond High School got the opportunity t...

Fundraising feast links community

Fundraising feast links community

By Marlene Rivas, Staff Writer

April 17, 2015

The All You Can Eat Crab Feed was held in the Gymnasium on March 28 with the intention of raising funds for Contra Costa College’s athletic department and it received many participants from 6 to 9 p.m. The crab was cooked behind the Gymnasium by Comet men’s basketball coach Miguel Johnson, while ta...

Welcome to SNO: A video introduction

December 30, 2013

This orientation video provides a quick overview of your new SNO site and the SNO FLEX tools.

How to add a video to your site

How to add a video to your site

December 30, 2013

You need to use a third-party video hosting service to store and serve video. These services are built specifically for serving high quality video, and their accounts are free. Start by creating an account and uploading video to a video-hosting site. After you have uploaded your video clip to an online video service...

Another headline for a video story

Another headline for a video story

December 30, 2013

This is another video story because it was published before the other video stories, it is displayed less prominently on the page.

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