By Cheetara Piry Only a mile from its campus, Norco College serves approximately 300 incarcerated students at the California Rehabilitation Center, a medium-security prison, offering several associate’s degree programs. The problem, however, is that these students are usually released on parole before completion. The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation incentivizes inmates to take responsibility
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By Rolinda Espinoza Norco College’s new and expanded Veterans Resource Center will open in fall 2021. Norco college shared its vision for a new center Nov. 10 to promote the project. The new center will provide assistance to veteran students attending the college, including mental health services, degree audit assistance and college credit for previous
By Jennifer Rosales The rite of passage of any graduating student is to have their name called out, their hand shook and to walk across that stage in front of their peers and families. But due to COVID-19, a traditional commencement is not safe, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, since large
The Riverside Community College District Board of Trustees voted unanimously on March 17 to appoint Monica Green as president of Norco College.
By Erik Galicia Monica Green Norco College Interim President Monica Green emphasized her experience in program development as an 18 year employee of the Riverside Community College District during her forum on Feb. 20. She described the Summer Advantage Program, which provides early orientation and one year of free tuition to first-time students, as a
By Erik Galicia
Norco College Interim President Monica Green has announced that she will be applying for the college’s open permanent president position.
The recent firing of Norco College President Bryan Reece has warranted opposing responses from students and faculty around the Riverside Community College District.