The Advocate

Sponsored tour promotes ‘positive’ aspirations

By Michael Santone, Associate Editor

March 1, 2017

Six Contra Costa College students are getting the opportunity to visit a variety of top educational institutions and historic sites throughout the southeast with the Historical Black College and University tour from April 9-1...

Documentary emphasizes fatherhood, success

By Sean Austin, Advocate Staff

March 1, 2017

Lessons of integrity, quality, work ethic and humility passed on by fathers to their children were viewed by students at an event titled Black Male Leadership held in the Fireside Hall on Feb. 15. Athletic Director John Wade co...

Merits of greatest modern athlete ignored

By Robert Clinton, Sports Editor

February 14, 2017

Black History Month, more than any of the other signature months, is a time for lists. Talk about the “first black this, greatest black that” simultaneously enlightens the public to feats of excellence and diminishes the accompli...

Lack of connection with culture saddening

By Ejhane' Lyons, Middle College High School student

October 24, 2014

I am a student at Middle College High School on the Contra Costa College campus. I read “Shameful society focused on race” by Rodney Woodson, Oct. 1. I became disturbed and saddened all at once after reading the first se...

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