North County site discussion resumes

December 8, 2016 10:50 am0 comments

A feasibility study of a location in Galt — the site currently referred to as the North County Center — was reviewed by the Board of Trustees at the Nov. 15 meeting. The plan calls for the land to include a teaching farm to accommodate animal husbandry and crops, leading […]

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Holiday blues begone

December 6, 2016 10:19 pm0 comments

The holidays are fast approaching and many already know what that means – “It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year!” Although, if this isn’t the case for you, then hop aboard the not-so-jolly train. Despite the otherwise joyous season, the “Holiday Blues” are a common problem among Americans and […]

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AFFIRM welcomes high school students to campus

December 2, 2016 2:16 pm0 comments

On Dec. 1, Delta College played host to 30 high school students from across Stockton affiliated with the AFFIRM program, in hopes of peaking the interest of the young students in college with a tour of the Electrical Microscopy labs within the Microscopy and Allied Sciences building adjacent to the […]

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Delta students protest Donald Trump in hope to unify

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On Nov. 8, Donald Trump shook the world when he was elected president. On Nov. 9, Americans of all ages shook the ground as they marched through the busy streets of cities, signs and posters in hand, united, banded together against their new president-elect. Anti-Trump rallies and protests have been […]

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Drama marks end of semester with ‘A Christmas Carol’

November 29, 2016 1:37 pm0 comments
Drama marks end of semester with ‘A Christmas Carol’

Delta Drama is welcoming the festive season with the holiday classic “A Christmas Carol.”

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Love Trumps hate: Delta students walkout of class for protest

November 17, 2016 1:40 pm0 comments
Love Trumps hate: Delta students walkout of class for protest

Peaceful Donald Trump protestors are spreading their message on delta college until 1:30 p.m.. “The reason of our protest, the reason why we are doing this, is because we want to bring people together throughout all this division and throughout the separation,” said Nathaniel Vutthy. “We already have hate in […]

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Instructor ethnicity examined as key to student success

November 10, 2016 1:12 pm0 comments

Have you ever wondered if there’s a reason why children excel better in certain classes and have trouble in others? Or why the subject students are failing at are the subject they excelled in the year before? A recent study published in Educational Researcher “found that all students, regardless of […]

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Stockton veteran remembered for loving character

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“He was our daddy before all of that,” she said with reminiscing smile. “He was 10-feet tall and bulletproof.” Her voice echoes from the kitchen throughout the rest of the living room, which is directly attached to it. An obvious patriotic color scheme, complimented by other red, white, blue home […]

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Tubbs makes history

November 9, 2016 2:34 pm0 comments
Tubbs makes history

Tuesday brought Donald Trump’s surprising victory over Hillary Clinton, but also a landslide victory and shake-ups in local races.

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Political Edge #1

November 8, 2016 1:50 pm0 comments

The Presidential Primaries ended this summer with the Democrats nominating Hillary Clinton and the Republicans nominating Donald Trump, both of whom have troubled pasts. Trump has blundered the first few months of the general election with various gaffes running from taking a veteran soldier’s Purple Heart and commenting that he […]

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Political Edge #3

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The Presidential election has finally picked as the debates ended Monday, Sept. 26 Donald Trump started the debate off with a decent amount of momentum, nailing Hillary Clinton on trade, and foreign policy. However, soon after whatever momentum he had disappeared and Trump fell on the defensive. Trump, by all […]

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Delta renovates campus for ADA Students

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If you were trying to park in the Shima parking lot at the beginning of this semester, you may have been treated to the sight of long lines, and construction crews bobbing and weaving in and out the street. Liza Bustillo, a first semester student at Delta College, was greeted […]

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Forum at Delta nears as mayoral race heats up online

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On Friday, October 14th Democratic Councilmember Michael Tubbs and Republican Stockton Mayor Anthony Silva will face off in a debate hosted by San Joaquin Delta College in the schools South Forum. Hosted by the League of Women Voters, both candidates will be pressed on issues that Stockton has to deal […]

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Mediators elevate the vote in Manteca

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With Donald Trump urging voters to take the monitoring of elections into their own hands, some citizens are countering Trump’s watchdogs with a show of peaceful unity, participating in meditation flash mobs at polling places across the nation. The Elevate The Vote, campaign was created by Unify.org and spread through Facebook to encourage […]

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Controversy here, controversy there, everything might not be alright

October 27, 2016 11:42 am0 comments

The Presidential Primaries ended this summer with the Democrats nominating Hillary Clinton and the Republicans nominating Donald Trump, both of whom have troubled pasts. Trump has blundered the first few months of the general election with various gaffes running from taking a veteran soldier’s Purple Heart and commenting that he […]

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Stockton Hospital unable to treat major trauma patients

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The county’s only trauma center hospital can’t accept major trauma patients. Staffing issues causing the San Joaquin General Hospital to turn patients away.  The hospital can’t treat victims of shootings, stabbings and crash injuries. The two hospitals that major trauma patients will now be transported to are the Doctors Medical […]

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The Fight For Stockton

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The Fight For Stockton

Delta College’s Multimedia, History and Political Science departments were co-sponsors in a series of campus candidate forums Oct. 13-14. The event, also sponsored by the League of Women Voters of San Joaquin County and the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People – Stockton Branch, featured San Joaquin County […]

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Delta to adopt genderless bathrooms

October 21, 2016 2:50 pm0 comments

Delta College will soon be joining the growing ranks of colleges that are designating gender-neutral restrooms on campus. A location for the restrooms has not been officially determined as of yet, though it appears that restrooms located in the Forum building are the most likely candidates to undergo transformation. “It […]

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New decisions for the future of California

October 20, 2016 11:09 am0 comments

In the Nov. 8 election, California voters will be asked to weigh in on a number of important issues. We asked students what they knew of the propositions and initiatives that were on the ballot this year. Students surveyed at Delta College were mostly familiar with Prop 64 the legalization […]

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Clowns inch closer to Stockton

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With Halloween nearly two weeks away, Americans have been releasing their inner Pennywise, and dressing up as the most terrifying creature on the planet: clowns. In recent months, sightings of clowns have caused school districts to be shut down and placed people at high alert. People have been shot, or […]

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