The Advocate

Schedule changes to reduce class conflicts

By Ryan Geller, News Editor

March 21, 2018

Block scheduling, early bird classes and a more convenient winter break cybersession are some of the changes coming with the shortened 16-week schedule for the fall 2018 semester. Many classes may not feel much different wit...

CSU board eliminates math course requirement

By Michael Santone, Associate Editor

August 23, 2017

The California State University Board of Trustees voted to eliminate intermediate algebra prerequisites for non-Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) students. Changes to its general education requirements will go...

District prepares for online course exchange

By Lorenzo Morotti, Associate Editor

September 21, 2016

A statewide network of online courses for students is being developed by the California Community College Chancellor’s Office for the 2018 spring semester. The Online Education Initiative Program Director Steve Klein said the course...

Objective identifies flaws, addresses drawbacks

By Robert Clinton, Sports Editor

March 16, 2016

One of the main functions of the Equity Plan is to identify student populations that experience the greatest adverse outcomes and then it addresses the specific needs of the groups which have been narrowed into seven key indica...

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