The Advocate

Murky AA building water proves to be safe after tests

By Efrain Valdez, Sports Editor

October 17, 2018

The water in the Applied Arts Building raised concerns earlier this semester after many reports from faculty and staff about the water being murky and having a bad smell. “There has been some question about whether the drinking...

Nursing students, faculty gain spacious, updated classrooms

By Joel Umanzor, Staff Writer

October 10, 2018

The nursing department has received a face lift with new equipment, classrooms and lab facilities in the newly renovated Applied Arts Building. The department that was once housed in the antiquated Health Science Building has...

Applied Arts Building undergoes emergency readiness operations

By Jose Arebola, Staff Writer

October 10, 2018

Confusion set in on Oct. 3 as students were flooded with fire drills, speaker announcements and even presidential alerts, all aimed at easing stress and offering direction in case of an emergency. Contra Costa College is enhancing...

Closet fire disables generator, upends weekend classes

By Cindy Pantoja, Staff Writer

September 26, 2018

After a small fire burned the backup generator in a downstairs corner closet in the Applied Arts Building early Saturday morning, students and faculty have realized that evacuation routes in case of an emergency are not clearly...

Construction worker Armando Garcia demolishes the floor of what used to be the Three Seasons Restaurant.

Renovation project begins

November 7, 2017

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