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Centennial Series: SRJC’s continuously changing cannabis culture

Centennial Series: SRJC’s continuously changing cannabis culture

April 5, 2018

Editor’s note: To receive updates on stories like this, please download the Oak Leaf mobile app for Apple or Android. Pot, dope, weed. Ganja, chronic, herb. All words used to describe a plant that has caused much debate over its medicinal value, legality and reputation. Harvesting past articles from the ...

New Mobile App for The Oak Leaf News

New Mobile App for The Oak Leaf News

April 5, 2018

The Santa Rosa Junior College student news media just got easier to read. The Oak Leaf  News has launched a mobile app to keep the JC community updated on all the latest news and views. Oak Leaf staff members will send push notifications for brea...

Plenty of big names will be competing in this year's Masters.

The 82nd Masters Tournament Preview: Winner, Contenders, Dark Horses, Low Amateur

April 5, 2018

This is the week every golf fan craves. The one they've been waiting for since last August. The week that means golf is truly back. Masters week. Over the course of the next four days, the PGA tour will crown the first major tournament winner of the...

President Frank Chong attends the Academic Senate Meeting as members prepare to vote on a resolution of no confidence about Chong and the administration. The vote will be presented to the board of trustees on April 10.  Photo by Abraham Fuentes.

Academic Senate calls on board to put president on probation

April 4, 2018

The Academic Senate voted to direct the Santa Rosa Junior College Board of Trustees to put President Dr. Frank Chong on probation for one year, after approving a resolution that declared no confidence in the administration and Chong’s leadership. Ac...

Santa Rosa Junior College student body president Evelyn Navarro attends the Presidential Constituent Council with other campus leaders to work with SRJC President Frank Chong following the recent summer schedule cut scandal.  Navarro, who wore an SRJC Strong shirt from the wildfires, said,

Summer session restored, management pay cuts on table

April 4, 2018

Editor’s note: To receive updates on this story and other breaking news, please download the Oak Leaf mobile app for Apple or Android. Santa Rosa Junior College students whose academic plans were threatened by a top-down proposal to cut the majority of summer courses need no longer worry. In a meticulous meeting, campus ...

President Frank Chong speaks to The Oak Leaf Student Media during a video interview about student reactions to the sudden summer cuts. Photo by staff writers.

A full reversal is anticipated from Chong and administration on summer cuts

April 3, 2018

Editor’s note: To receive updates on this story and other breaking news, please download the Oak Leaf mobile app for Apple or Android. The Santa Rosa Junior College administration is expected to definitively reverse last week’s decision to make massive cuts to the summer schedule tomorrow after an overwhelmingly negati...

Sam Darnold, potential emperor of Cleveland, may be the first overall pick in three weeks.

2018 NFL mock draft: Top 10

April 3, 2018

2018 NFL Mock Draft: Top 10 The 2018 NFL draft is just four weeks away. Let’s take a look at which 10 players’ names  will get called first and have the most pressure to perform. Cleveland Browns: Sam Darnold, QB, USC The Browns acquired q...

Students and faculty thronged outside President Frank Chong's office Monday morning to protest the sudden slashing of sumer classes. Chong listened to concerns and answered questions for more than 30 minutes. Photo by Jennifer Do.

Chong faces heated questions during sit-in

April 3, 2018

Editor’s note: To receive updates on this story and other breaking news, please download the Oak Leaf mobile app for Apple or Android. Students and faculty pummeled Santa Rosa Junior College President Frank Chong with questions Monday morning abo...

More than 30 students crammed into the Santa Rosa Junior College Senate Chambers to voice their concerns to SRJC President Frank Chong over the administration's now-scrapped plans to effectively cancel summer term. The Student Government Assembly (SGA) hosted the forum.

Students put Chong in hotseat at SGA forum

April 2, 2018

Editor’s note: To receive updates on this story and other breaking news, please download the Oak Leaf mobile app for Apple or Android. Students crowded into the Santa Rosa Junior College Senate Chambers to express their anger and bewilderment fol...

School’s out for summer: admin cuts summer courses

School’s out for summer: admin cuts summer courses

March 29, 2018

Editor's note: To receive updates on this story and other breaking news, please download the Oak Leaf mobile app for Apple or Android. Students planning to complete coursework over the summer may need to change their academic plans. Santa Rosa Junior College will cut most in-person classes for Summer 2018, a move tha...

Sophomore Ben Sanderson goes up to bat against Diablo Valley College on March 27.

Bear Cubs offense sputters in loss to Diablo Valley College

March 28, 2018

The Santa Rosa Junior College baseball team registered a season-low four hits in their 4-1 loss to Diablo Valley College (DVC) March 27 at Cook Sypher Field. The Bear Cubs' (17-6) offense was uncharacteristically lackluster and invisible until the bo...

The SRJC Forensics Team poses for a photo.

Courtesy of Hal Sanford

SRJC Forensics Team becomes first two-year institution to win National Debate Collegiate Championship

March 27, 2018

The Santa Rosa Junior College Forensics Team won the National Collegiate Debate Championship on March 27, becoming the first two-year institution to do so. According to the SRJC Public Relations Department, 25 students competed in 9 tournaments and...

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