Drama department honors Women’s History Month

February 24, 2017 10:55 am0 comments
Drama department honors Women’s History Month

On March 8, Delta College’s Drama Department will feature the production of “Eurydice” as part of a fundraiser celebrating Women’s History Month. This production was written by Sarah Ruhl and directed by Ashlee Temple. The story of “Eurydice” is based on the Greek myth of Orpheus, but Ruhl’s interpretation provides a […]

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‘Back to the Future’ for Purim Shpiel anniversary

February 23, 2017 10:18 pm0 comments

Temple Israel is presenting its 20th Anniversary Purim Shpiel, “Back to the Future” and the entire community is all invited. Purim is a holiday where an evil man named Haman tries to kill off all of the Jews. A king, Ahashverosh, recently divorced his then Queen Vashti, and sent his […]

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Is the drought over after current rain?

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After five long dry years, California is now finally praying for a break. California biggest reservoirs, once at record lows, are now at capacity or overflowing from record rain and snow. One of the reservoirs affected is the Oroville Lake reservoir behind the Oroville Dam. Nearly 200,000 residents were evacuated recently […]

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Who has spirit? Mustang cheer

February 17, 2017 2:09 pm0 comments

Allow me to introduce myself. My name is Evelyn Villalobos and I am a second semester staff writer for The Collegian. My hope is this will be my last semester as a Delta College student, because after six long semesters, I finally got it together. Like the ending of a […]

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College Hour gets students ‘back in the groove’

February 10, 2017 11:24 am0 comments
College Hour gets students ‘back in the groove’

The campus isn’t the only thing getting a make-over. The Associated Students of Delta College (ASDC) is looking to revamp campus life with a series of College Hour events on campus this semester. “Every month on the third Thursday of the month we have a college hour which is-with the […]

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Gospel Extravaganza coming to Delta

February 2, 2017 11:54 am0 comments

The Stockton Delta Dance Club, Sistahs 4 Heart Health & Yameci Dance Co. will be hosting a Gospel Extravaganza on Saturday, Feb. 11 in the Warren Atherton Auditorium at San Joaquin Delta College. The show will be hosted by Shawn Williams and feature the talent of Alexis Spight, Dathan Thigpen, […]

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Delta professors remembered at Horton Gallery

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A memorial exhibition remembering two former Delta College art professors, Bruce Duke and Stephen Gyermeck, is running through Feb. 10. Duke and Gyermeck died in October 2016. A reception was held on Jan. 28. Duke’s sculptures were influenced by the abstract expressionist movement of the 1960s. Duke’s artwork was also […]

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Delta Festival of Choirs

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On March 14 San Joaquin Delta College arts center will be hosting a Spring Festival of Choirs. The festival will begin at 7:30 p.m. at the Warren Atherton Auditorium. This event will have live entertainment of fairy tale and folksongs sung by Delta’s choir. The spring festival event is sponsored under the direction […]

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Entrepreneur program sets future for locals

December 13, 2016 8:55 am0 comments
Entrepreneur program sets future for locals

The Downtown Stockton Alliance, in partnership with BBVA Compass Bank, has commissioned Centro Community Partners to run a nine-week Basic Entrepreneurs Workshop for the next year. “Entrepreneurship and small businesses run this country …we wanted to create an initiative to help small business, build entrepreneurship and create economic liability in […]

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Ready to float? Moving on from Delta doesn’t have to be a grounding experience, here are some tips to help you

December 8, 2016 11:00 am0 comments

APPLY EARLY Do not procrastinate. Start working on applications weeks in advance, that way you have time to go over it and double check everything. LETTERS OF  RECOMMENDATION CSUs typically don’t ask for letters of recommendation, however UCs and private schools do. Be sure to get three letters of recommendation. […]

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Local musicians step into the spotlight

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There are many aspiring musicians locally, many of which people don’t know about. There are four local artists, in particular, who are working to get their music out to the San Joaquin County area and beyond. “I knew I was influenced by [music] like more than your average listener was,” […]

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Baked to perfection: Culinary program brings sweet success to Delta

December 2, 2016 9:25 am0 comments

What started as a single table in the quad, has developed into a weekly six-hour event showcasing the talents of culinary arts students. The weekly bake sale, for example, started with little church-like sales from table in the quad. The profit margin was once $500, according to Pastry Head Chef […]

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EXAMINATION PREPARATION: Tips and tricks to getting by, getting out

November 10, 2016 10:36 am0 comments

AVOID PROCRASTINATION  Procrastination and cramming in late hours of studying has never gotten you anywhere that’s not stressful. Instead you should plan ahead. Make a to-do list, use a planner, set reminders on your phone or use the “two minute” rule, if you can get it done in two minutes […]

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Highlighting Delta: WARNING GRAPHIC CONTENT – Graphic arts department brings imagination to life

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The definition of graphic design, according to dictionary.com, states: “The art or profession of using design elements (as typography and images) to convey information or create an effect.” The act of being a graphic designer, however, can’t be explained with such a straightforward definition. Designers, students in this case, watch […]

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Manson Family has history in Stockton

October 27, 2016 11:39 am0 comments

When most people think of the Manson Family, they think of the gruesome murders that took place in the home of director Roman Polanski in Los Angeles in 1969.  But what a lot of people don’t know is that members of the Manson family not only used a house in […]

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La Raza Employees Association of Delta College celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

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Sept. 15- Oct. 15 is Hispanic Heritage Month. To kick off Hispanic Heritage Month the La Raza Employees Association of Delta College encouraged everyone on campus to wear a sports jersey or traditional attire from any Latin American country on Sept. 15. The date marks Independence Day for five Latin […]

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Tru Hope Youth Summit to help Students pick career, college

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Wondering where you should transfer after San Joaquin Delta College? Ever wonder what other schools have to offer? What about financial aid? On Friday, Oct. 28, United Way of San Joaquin will present the Tru Hope Youth Summit and College & Career Fair in the Stockton Arena. It will be […]

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Stockton facility offers tactical training

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While driving down Eight Mile Road, you may have overlooked a large nondescript building, most would just assume that it’s just some shipping facility, but in reality the building houses something else: a city. CQB City is a 65,000-square foot simulation city built indoors, and run by veterans. The idea […]

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Anu Yadav’s Dream

October 24, 2016 12:44 pm0 comments

In 2013 theater artist Anu Yadav first performed “Meena’s Dream.” Anu Yadav is a writer, actress and theater-based educator who has perform in a countless number of well-known theaters located both nationally and internationally. “Yadav has performed with the Shakespeare Theatre Company, Imagination Stage, Theatre Alliance, and African Continuum Theatre, […]

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Local indie artist curates event at cafe

October 21, 2016 11:27 pm0 comments

On Nov. 3, local indie artist Eddie Angel aims to contribute to the revitalization of Stockton’s downtown culture. “Where are you at, music lovers?”  asks Angel, founder and owner of Big Heart Recording, who said he has had a passion for music and a personal affection for Stockton since he […]

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