Greg Rodriguez, 22, is a San Joaquin Delta College student known in the hip hop community as G3. The Stockton-raised Rodriguez started thinking about rap as a serious career in early 2010, looking to make a difference in the world, be a positive influence in the community and a role model for children.
How does one have a fashionable wardrobe and home while on a college student budget? One way to have both is to attend the semi-annual Nearly New Sale on April 8 from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. in Danner Hall.
Suppose hundreds of years ago, a fraction of our ancestors lived a grim life inside a fairy tale. Among the mountains and plains sprinkled with flakes of snow lies a small village made of Lincoln Logs in the heart of a dense forest. This small community is subjected to constant werewolf attacks.
Communications between clubs has been difficult in recent semesters mainly due to a lack of an Active Clubs List, but that's changing thanks to a Facebook page established this semester. Without an Active Clubs List it is hard for clubs to get in touch to coordinate events or get updates on how clubs are doing.
The Delta College Arts and Communication Division hosted "Primavera: A Musical Showcase" on Saturday, March 19. Students, faculty, friends and family gathered at the Episcopal Church of St. John the Baptist in Lodi for a variety of performances, which highlighted the talent and diversity of Delta College.
With spring time just around the corner, this season's preparation for Horticulture students landed in the soil of construction. The horticulture program has been around Delta's campus for many decades, and has expanded from an empty little catfish pond to a garden full of heirloom tomatoes, marigold flowers, petunias and more.
Students are not receiving proper emails informing them of campus events or happenings said Associated Student Body Government President Patrice Burke. "Student Body's job is to get students to the community," she said. "But how am I supposed to do that with twenty-thousand or so students?"
San Joaquin Film Society featured four short movies produced by Delta's RTV students during the organization's 4th San Joaquin International Film Festival on March 20. The movies - "Blur," "Lockdown," "Illusia," and a 30-minute preview of "Broadcasting Sunshine" - were part of the festival's "Delta Day" program held in the Tillie Lewis Theatre.
Long considered to be a Stockton institution, Chuck's Hamburgers has been in the same location for more than 50 years. It has survived over five decades of social change, economic recessions and recovery, multiple generations of family owners and a near-fatal lawsuit over handicap accessibility in 2009.
Since the beginning of last semester, the Delta choirs have made it a goal to branch out of our own auditoriums and into the community. From March 9-12, the groups were able to do just that but further than just our community - they reached as far as the "Windy City" Chicago.
Determined March 15, the Delta College Board of Trustees voted to adopt the $8.2 million dollar budget cut scenario. The middle ground to three options proposed by the Community College League of California; worst case scenario being $12.15 million and best case $5.1 million. This decision comes as an inevitable result of Governor Jerry Brown's budget proposal for 2011-2012.