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COPA club seeks to enlighten

COPA club seeks to enlighten

September 20, 2017

Curriculum supports academic specificity

By Roxana Amparo, Associate Editor

August 30, 2017

Filed under Campus Beat, News

The guided pathways program has been implemented at Contra Costa College to ensure all students are equally supported in swiftly reaching their educational goals. Dean of Workforce and Economic Development Kelly Schelin said...

High academic achievements earn award

By Jessica Suico, Advocate Staff

May 17, 2017

Filed under Campus Beat

Middle College High School (MCHS) has won the 2017 California Gold Ribbon Schools Award for increasing students’ exposure to college-level courses. Earlier this month MCHS Principal Finy Prak was recognized and received the Gold...

Nonresident fee bill stalled

By Roxana Amparo, Editor-in-Chief

May 17, 2017

Filed under Campus Beat, News

Under Senator Ricardo Lara’s proposed legislation, SB 68, two years of community college equates to current three-year requirements or that of a high school diploma or GED. The bill, which exempts undocumented students from paying the...

Algebra sessions eliminate anxiety

By Yesenia Melara, Social Media Editor

May 17, 2017

Filed under Campus Beat

Through community, fun activities, college skills, math key concepts and support, the Math Jam program has helped students feel at ease and confident prior to their upcoming math courses. Since fall 2016, 64 percent of students who ...

Elections to reshuffle ASU Board

By Lorenzo Morotti, Associate Editor

April 18, 2017

Filed under Uncategorized

Students at Contra Costa College can vote for the next Associated Student Union (ASU) president, vice president and parliamentarian starting on Monday in the Student Lounge. The ASU is the legislative body capable of bolstering campus c...

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