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Ask Willow: Scared for a suicidal friend

March 27, 2018

Dear Willow, How do I help a suicidal friend? -Scared   If you or a friend are experiencing suicidal tendencies, please seek professional advice immediately.   Dear Scared, Helping a suicidal friend is not an easy situation ...

The gear of a D&D role player.

The ‘Big Dungeon Day’

March 27, 2018

The tables were set. Books and bags of dice were unpacked and sheets of paper were placed on the table. One person sat at the head of every table. The others waited with a mix of terror and excitement as the dungeon master leaned in and said, “Goblins ...

Ashley Judd, Adama Iwu and Lindsay Meyer answered audience question during the

Silence breakers speak out at Women’s conversation

March 27, 2018

Three trailblazing women from three very different professions shared their experiences facing a misogynistic society and the unwanted, unwarranted, yet  normalized sexual advances that accompany such a climate. Acclaimed Golden Globe nominated actress Ash...

Second-year outfielder Blake Berry round first after hitting a RBI double.

Bear Cubs drop series to No. 4 ranked JC baseball team in the nation

March 18, 2018

The Santa Rosa Junior College baseball team defeated San Joaquin Delta College 10-1 with the support of excellent pitching from Shamus Lyons and a steady offense on March 13 at Cook Sypher Field. San Joaquin Delta entered the game  ranked the as the fourth be...

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Ask Willow: Frustrated Group Worker

March 15, 2018

Dear Willow, How do I get through group work without losing it over my lazy partners?  -Frustrated group worker Dear “Frustrated group worker,” Group assignments are the bane of many a college student’s existence. It seems like in every group, ...

March Horoscopes

March Horoscopes

March 15, 2018

Aries (March 21-April 19) Let your adventurous and upbeat nature lead you down a new path— or perhaps trail. Give Alamere Falls a chance. Picnic near where the waterfall meets the ocean. For extra adventure points, don’t wear shoes and only e...

Board of Trustees 3/13

March 15, 2018

Santa Rosa Junior College faculty members once again took their concerns over proposed pay cuts to the Board of Trustees meeting, flooding the Bertolini Student Activities Center with picketing students and instructors on Tuesday.

Students, staff and faculty members gather in solidarity at the Santa Rosa campus on March 14 to protest gun violence.

SRJC community walkout over gun violence

March 14, 2018

Santa Rosa Junior College students, faculty and staff participated in a nationwide walkout at 10 a.m. March 14 at Santa Rosa Junior College in memory of the victims of the Parkland school shooting that killed 17 people. For 17 minutes participants voi...

SRJC student Tyler-Avery Lewis (front) won the crown of Miss Sonoma County on March 4.

Meet Miss Sonoma County 2018

March 13, 2018

Tyler-Avery Lewis, 22, is the newly crowned Miss Sonoma County. Lewis, a Rohnert Park native, studies dance at Santa Rosa Junior College. We got the chance to speak with Lewis about winning the crown, growing up in Sonoma County and being an SRJC stude...

SRJC's theatre arts production of

Welcome Home, Jenny Sutter: The reality of a veteran’s homecoming

March 12, 2018

War doesn’t end when a soldier returns home. The aftermath is felt for generations. In “Welcome Home, Jenny Sutter,” it takes shape in the form of a play. Many veterans filled the audience on Sunday for the Santa Rosa Junior College Theater Arts...

SRJC will continue to provide free food on both the Santa Rosa and Petaluma campuses.

Food Pantry needs volunteers

March 12, 2018

The Santa Rosa Junior College food distribution system is giving away more free food to students than ever and needs volunteers. By creating partnerships with local businesses, the Food Pantry can offer greater  diversity and quantity of food to ...

Joe Canepa leads the Bear Cubs statistically in home runs (5), doubles (8) and RBIs (25). Photo by  Andres Pimentel.

SRJC baseball start conference gameplay with home win

March 12, 2018

The Santa Rosa Junior College men’s baseball team earned the chance to play for a state championship with a 5-3 home win against Modesto Junior College on March 8 at Cook Sypher Field. This was the second game in a three-game series. The Bear Cubs t...

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