The Advocate

Sex assault amendment to alter guidelines

By Roxana Amparo, Associate Editor

October 11, 2017

Zero tolerance for any type of harassment continues to be the standard throughout the Contra Costa College Community College District, despite Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’ plans to amend Title IX to change the way colle...

Sexual crime stigmas halt victim from legal action

By Lorenzo Morotti, Associate Editor

April 22, 2016

Many college students are not sure how to define, report or prevent sexual crimes — from assault to harassment — because cultural stigmas may prevent victims from coming forward or bystanders from intervening. While Contr...

Interest in women’s athletics fading

By Robert Clinton, Sports Editor

September 2, 2015

CCC’s women’s soccer team canceled its first non-conference game against Shasta College on Aug. 27 out of fear of beginning the season the same way it finished its previous one win season — short handed. “It is really di...

Underserved female athletes in district seek equity

By Lorenzo Morotti, Editor-in-Chief

January 27, 2015

The athletic department will hold another open meeting to gauge student interest in adding another women’s athletic program on March 19 at 1 p.m. in GA-40. Athletic Director John Wade said he set up this second meeting bec...

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