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The cost of feral cats

The cost of feral cats

November 5, 2015
Filed under Clubs, News, Top Stories

Of the 50 million feral cats in the United States, about two dozen reside at Solano Community College. It's easy to ignore them, but feral cats are an expensive issue of animal welfare. According to SolanoFerals.org, a volunteer organization which helps homeless cats in Solano county, in California, mor...

Sizing up Solano

Sizing up Solano

Tempest staff
September 2, 2015
Filed under News, Top Stories

      See how Solano Community College compares to Napa and Diablo colleges. ...

BSU event welcomes spring to SCC

BSU event welcomes spring to SCC

Mo’Nique Booker, Sports editor
April 1, 2015
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Clubs, Events, News, On campus

Students enjoyed barbecued food like hotdogs and hotlinks, chips, and drinks at the first Black Student Union Spring Fling event held last week. The live performances included the band Fernandez, who performed last semester during the Autumn Bliss event also hosted by the BSU. SCC clubs helped to sp...

Solano’s best kept secret

Solano’s best kept secret

Suzy Jane Edwards-Freet, Staff Writer
April 1, 2015
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Classes, Features, Fine Arts, Lifestyle, Local, On campus, Top Stories

Paul Mitchell. Vidal Sassoon. Max Factor. What do these world famous men have in common with the stylists here on campus? They were all students once, too. The students of SCC’s cosmetology department provide a full range of beauty services beyond hair care (a cut is $7). They also do nails (a full...

Solano Speaking Falcons soar high at state championships

Solano Speaking Falcons soar high at state championships

Daphne Kuta and Luningning de Jesus
March 18, 2015
Filed under Classes, News, Off campus, Top Stories

Solano’s Speaking Falcons swooped down and conquered the California Community College Forensics Association’s State Championships tournament in Los Angeles last March 11-15, 2015, bringing home gold, silver and bronze in both speech and debate. Destiney Smith outgunned 50 International Public...

Part-time professors highlight equality issues during Adjunct Awareness Week

Part-time professors highlight equality issues during Adjunct Awareness Week

Suzy Jane Edwards-Freet, Staff writer
February 24, 2015
Filed under Administration, News, Top Stories

Part-time Solano Community College instructor Pam Muick has a master’s in forestry and a doctorate in environmental science and policy, yet she must work two jobs at two colleges to make ends meet and support her extended family. It’s Muick’s situation, along with many other part-time instructors...

Men’s basketball loses to Napa, Contra Costa

Men’s basketball loses to Napa, Contra Costa

Mo'Nique Booker
February 11, 2015
Filed under Basketball, Photography, Sports, Top Stories

The Solano Falcons men’s basketball team lost to Napa Valley on Feb. 4. The score was 64-50. Donovan Smith scored 22 points, Koree Cox scored 18 points. The Falcons lost against Contra Costa Jan. 30. The score was 68-54. Solano is 4-9 in the Bay Valley Conference.

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