The Advocate

Stage ignites actor’s drive

By Xavier Johnson, Scene Editor

March 14, 2017

The greatest strength an actor can have is the ability to empathize with the character they portray. Acting is not simply saying the memorized lines but becoming the character and truly connecting to how a character would fee...

Custodian witnesses positive transformation

By Tobias Cheng, Staff Writer

May 18, 2016

“How would I describe his laugh? If you knew him, he had a laugh like nobody else. He always had a smile on his face,” custodian Donna Ericson said. Jeryl Landers, a custodian who had been working at Contra Costa College for 25...

Overcoming spirit pursues dreams of education

By Yesenia Malara, Staff Writer

May 18, 2016

Angelina Villafane remembers walking with her two kids passing by UC Berkeley not knowing the prestige it held, but only knowing that she wanted to attend Cal after she was done with community college. Villafane, adjunct La Raza studies professor...

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