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Requirement overhaul

Requirement overhaul

August 23, 2017

Strict payment options limit students’ choices

By Jessica Suico, Advocate Staff

May 31, 2017

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 ...

Teaching Café creates network to boost success

By Valeria Garcia, Advocate Staff

May 3, 2017

The Teaching Café, a faculty-based event, was held on Wednesday, April 26 in the Fireside Hall, Library Learning and Resource Center, and other classrooms. Food and beverages, provided by Contra Costa College culinary arts department...

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...

Masked assailants attack student

By Benjamin Bassham, Circulation Manager

March 16, 2016

Three masked men attacked a student in the quadrangle between the Biological Sciences and Physical Sciences buildings on March 1, around 11:40 a.m. No one was injured and the attackers fled. Police Services Corporal Tom Holt said, “W...

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