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The Word Smith

The Word Smith

Hailey Dykes, Staff writer
November 4
Filed under News, Profiles

Jeffrey Smith, a Solano English professor, keeps his students on their toes with his twist on teaching. Smith started his teaching career at the age of 22 at San Jose State, his alma mater. He has come a long way since then. He started his teaching career pulling assignments and readings from othe...

Genius and former dropout lands physics internship at Davis

Qhianna Sanchez, Staff writer
May 6
Filed under Career, Classes, Community News, News, On campus, Profiles, Uncategorized

Imagine a secret message system that could detect the presence of eavesdropping and automatically abort the message. With quantum mechanics, this is actually possible. Nick Sherman, age 23 and a current Solano Community College student with a 3.94 GPA, is heading this summer to U.C. Davis for a ...

UC isn’t thinking of students

UC isn’t thinking of students

December 3
Filed under Editorial, Opinion, Top Stories

Perhaps the biggest concern for 21st century college students is figuring out how to pay for their education without falling into the ever-expanding black hole known as “student debt.” For UC students, this pit has just increased by up to 5 percent per year for the next five years, and no one’s...

Solano students welcome at UC Davis for summer program

Tempest Staff
April 27
Filed under Briefs, Off campus

Solano Community College students who are anticipating on taking summer classes will now be able to attend UC Davis this summer, thanks to a partnership between Solano and Davis. The cancellation of summer classes was announced in the beginning of March, leaving many students scrambling to find other...

UC Davis hosting Discover Davis


February 25
Filed under News

On Friday, March 7, UC Davis will be hosting a Discover Davis day for regional community college students.Solano Community College counselor Barbara Pavao has reserved a bus and will be accompanying students for this free event.The reserved bus will leave Solano College at 8:30 a.m. and will return to...

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