The Advocate

Mathematics professor retires, leaves “unique” teaching legacy

By Dylan Collier, Assistant Scene Editor

May 31, 2017

Filed under Campus Beat, Spotlight

Math professor Emanuel Baptiste will be retiring after dedicating 45 years to teaching Mathematics at Contra Costa College. Although he wasn’t able to attend the Retirement Reception and Staff Reunion in Fireside Hall on May...

Strict payment options limit students’ choices

By Jessica Suico, Advocate Staff

May 31, 2017

Filed under Campus Beat

The CalFresh Program, federally known as the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) adds to the food budget to help families put fresh and nutritious foods on the table. For many students at Contra Costa College, the ...

Squad repeats as conference champs

By Efrain Valdez, Social Media Editor

May 18, 2017

Filed under Sports

The men’s soccer team finished the 2016 season as back-to-back Bay Valley Conference champions with an overall record of 12-8-2. For the entirety of the season, the team went through periods of adversity, first with a seven-g...

Policy revision to bolster rule

By Reggie Santini, Spotlight Editor

May 18, 2017

Filed under Campus Beat

Student Life Coordinator Joel Nickelson-Shanks is drafting revisions to the policy for bulletin board use at Contra Costa College. Nickelson-Shanks said he is working on the final changes before bringing it to College Council...

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