Suspicions of bomb in Land Park prompt Rave Alert

Suspicions of a pipe bomb placed at William Land Park caused district officials to send out a Rave Alert warning students to avoid the area on Wednesday. The alert, which went out at 9:06 a.m, urged students and faculty to avoid the area around the park until “further notice” due to “emergency police activity.” Sacramento … More Suspicions of bomb in Land Park prompt Rave Alert

Women’s March brings thousands to the state capitol

Millions of protesters took to the streets of cities all across the country, including Sacramento, to voice their support for the rights of marginalized populations in the United States on Saturday as part of a national demonstration of equality. While the march was officially called a “Women’s March,” protesters used the event to stage their … More Women’s March brings thousands to the state capitol

Adrian Lamo, hacker who turned in Chelsea Manning, and ARC alumnus dies

Adrian Lamo, the controversial “grey hat” hacker best known for reporting Chelsea Manning to the FBI and hacking into the websites of the New York Times, Yahoo, Microsoft and other companies, was found dead in his Wichita, Kansas home on March 16 at the age of 37. Lamo attended American River College in the mid-2000s … More Adrian Lamo, hacker who turned in Chelsea Manning, and ARC alumnus dies

Are we prepared for a school emergency?

Parkland, Florida became home to one of the world’s deadliest school massacres whenMarjory Stoneman Douglas High School was victim to a mass shooting on Feb. 14 Thirty four bullets punctured flesh, tearing apart families and stealing innocence. Seventeen of those bullets killed their targets, taking innocent lives. An entire community and an entire country were … More Are we prepared for a school emergency?

UFC Fighter Josh Emmett reflects on growing up in Sacramento

From where Josh Emmett is standing, he can hear the music pounding through the arena speakers. He’s waiting for his cue to enter the octagon. The 32-year-old is about to make his professional mixed martial arts debut with the Ultimate Fighting Championship — the largest MMA promotion in the world. He only received notice that … More UFC Fighter Josh Emmett reflects on growing up in Sacramento

ARC President warns students of ‘outside group’ planning protest at ARC

According to a campus-wide email sent out by American River College President Thomas Greene, an “outside group” calling itself Project Truth will be on school grounds as part of an anti-abortion demonstration March 5 and 6. According to the group’s event page on All Events: “Project Truth will be challenging students to consider the ‘humanity’ … More ARC President warns students of ‘outside group’ planning protest at ARC