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ARC Students Dress for Success

Faculty with ARC's ASL-English Interpreter Preparation Program (IPP) have come up with an innovative way to support their students. . . . learn more

Spring Wellness Week

American River College invites the campus community to its free Spring 2019 Wellness Week activities and events at the ARC main campus, March 18-21. . . . read more

Top Rock Albums 50 Years Ago

Music professor Dyne Eifertsen teaches "The History of Rock and Roll" at ARC. Eifertsen shares his thoughts on the best rock albums of 1969 - 50 years ago! . . . read more

Spring 2019 "College Hour" Events

American River College invites the community to its Spring 2019 line-up of "College Hour" presentations and events. These events are held Thursdays at 12:15pm on the main ARC campus. . . . read more

Volleyball Wins State Championship

ARC's volleyball team won the school's first-ever state championship in thrilling five-set fashion over Fresno City College on Dec. 2, 2018 . . . read more

ARC Awarded $700K Accounting Apprenticeship Grant

ARC has received a $700,000 grant from the California Community College Chancellor's Office to launch an innovative new accounting apprenticeship program. Working in partnership with government and industry partners, ARC will start a new career pathway designed to meet pressing local, regional, and statewide labor market needs in the financial services sector. . . . read more

ARC Athletics 7th in State

ARC Beaver athletics finished the 2017-18 academic year ranked 7th in the state of California for overall excellence among community college sports programs. . . . read more

Women's Tennis Shines at State Championships

ARC's women's tennis excelled at the April 25-29 state tournament, led by the mother-daughter duo of Lilana and Eva Spindler, who finished runner-up in doubles . . . read more

Men's Tennis Wins 3rd Straight NorCal Title

ARC men's tennis won their 3rd consecutive northern California title April 21, defeating DeAnza College 5-0. . . . continue reading

More ARC Workforce Stars

Multiple ARC programs have been recognized by the state of California for their success in improving student employment wage . . . continue reading

DACA Information and Updates

The Los Rios Community College District has released a new statement on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program and has also compiled a list of resources . . . continue reading

Student Success Is His Success

It's not every day you meet a professor who is so committed to promoting the students in his program that he sends biographical books of graduating classes to hundreds of industry leaders in an effort to help them find employment. ARC Diesel Tech Professor Craig Weckman is that kind of leader. . . . continue reading

ARC Receives "Makerspace" Grant

ARC's Design Hub program has received a $100,000 state grant to create an inclusive "makerspace" community, provide internships, and develop curriculum to prepare students with innovation and entrepreneurial skills to thrive in the regional economy. . . . continue reading

Career Education Workforce Stars

Two ARC programs were recognized by the state as "Strong Workforce Stars": Biotechnology and Public and Protective Services. Both programs were recognized for having over 70% of the students who participate in their programs attain the regional living wage . . . continue reading

All That Jazz That Almost Wasn't

Professor Joe Gilman was headed for law school when hired by ARC's Music Department in 1992. "That was the end of my law career and the beginning of my life as a performer/educator," Gilman said. . . . continue reading

Veterans Center Wins Statewide Diversity Award

The ARC Veterans Resource Center has been selected to receive a statewide 2017 Dr. John W. Rice Diversity & Equity Award . . . continue reading

ARC Earns Recognition from Tree Campus USA Program

ARC has been recognized by the National Arbor Day Foundation as part of their Tree Campus USA program . . . continue reading