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Santa Rosa march for transgender students

Santa Rosa march for transgender students

March 19

Almost one month after the federal ruling on transgender bathroom rights, a crowd of several hundred people gathered at Santa Rosa City Hall this Saturday...

Islamophobia on the rise

Islamophobia on the rise

March 14

The best way to break stigmas is education. Accordingly, Santa Rosa Junior College hosted a seminar March 8 on the growing issue of fear towards Islam in...

Race issues main focus in Black Student Union panel discussion

Race issues main focus in Black Student Union panel discussion

March 14

“What serves black and chicano students serves all students,” according to Thomas Brown. “Have there been bumps in the road? Absolutely. I’m not...

New travel ban issued by Trump

New travel ban issued by Trump

March 14

President Donald Trump issued a new executive order March 6 banning entry into the United States for citizens of several Muslim-majority countries for ...

International corporation takes over SRJC bookstores

International corporation takes over SRJC bookstores

March 14

After more than $1 million in losses, the Santa Rosa Junior College bookstores in Santa Rosa and Petaluma will shut their doors March 15—but not for g...

Missing SRJC student found

Missing SRJC student found

March 1

Missing Santa Rosa Junior College student Neil Philipsen, 20, has been found. Before being reported as missing on Feb. 28, Philipsen was last seen...

Sustainability in focus as campus gets upgraded

Sustainability in focus as campus gets upgraded

February 28

Under a backdrop of shifting presidential priorities with regard to climate change, Santa Rosa Junior College continues efforts to reduce its environmental...

SRJC reaffirms rights for transgender students

SRJC reaffirms rights for transgender students

February 28

The overhaul of U.S. immigration policy was not the only thing on President Donald Trump’s to-do list last week. On Feb. 22, Trump revoked federal guid...

Uncertain times for undocumented students

Uncertain times for undocumented students

February 28

President Donald Trump has stepped up efforts to deport undocumented immigrants and toughen up U.S. immigration laws, heightening anxieties at Santa Rosa Ju...

Santa Rosa police swear to uphold sanctuary city

Santa Rosa police swear to uphold sanctuary city

February 28

The Santa Rosa City Council declared Santa Rosa a sanctuary city for undocumented workers of all backgrounds; a defiant stance in light of the Presiden...

In wake of Trump, students prepare

In wake of Trump, students prepare

February 9

Be prepared. Know your rights. Save your money. Bismark Torrez, lead organizer of the North Bay Immigrant Youth Union, holds seminars to teach the rights...

SRJC students possibly affected by President Trump’s travel ban

SRJC students possibly affected by President Trump’s travel ban

February 7

Confusion remains high after President Donald Trump issued an executive order Jan. 27 banning travel into the United States for citizens of seven coun...

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