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April 29, 2022

Fall Enrollment Is Here!

Fall enrollment is already underway so make sure to check eServices now for your priority enrollment appointment day/time. While there, complete your Supplemental Enrollment form under "Tasks" so you are ready to enroll (it just takes a few minutes). 

Then head over to the Fall 2022 class schedule, which includes a mixture of both in-person and online classes, and pick out what classes you are interested in taking this semester. If your enrollment appointment has passed, you can enroll in your classes in eServices and if your appointment is coming up, you can prepare by putting the classes you want in your cart so you are ready to complete your enrollment when your appointment arrives!

Destress Before Finals

Call the stress puppies! Lend A Heart Therapy Dogs will be on campus on Tuesday, May 3, from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm in the ARC STEM Quad area, with music by DJ Stace Lace.

Sponsored by: HomeBase Pathway Communities, ASB, and CAEB. If you need accommodations, please email 3 days before the event.

Reg Fest

Get the registration help you need to enroll in classes on time – start right and finish strong. Meet your HomeBase coaches at the ARC Learning Resource Center (LRC). Note: Must be in a cleared status to enter the LRC.


Tuesday, May 3, from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm

Wednesday, May 4, from 1:00 to 6:00 pm

Thursday, May 5, from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm

ARC Beaver Cares Produce and Food Distribution

The next Food Distributions will take place on Tuesday, May 3 and May 17, from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm at the driveway west of the Ranch House on the ARC main campus. Details and a map will be emailed to all respondents no later than the day before the distribution. Each vehicle/household may receive non-perishable food items, fresh produce as well as a toiletry kit depending on availability.

Please email us at if you have any questions.

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Special Student Trustee Election May 3-4

Due to a technical error that occurred in our voting system on April 26 and 27, we will hold a special election for just the districtwide student trustee position on Tuesday, May 3 and Wednesday, May 4. Please log in to eServices and cast your vote for the next Los Rios student trustee between 5:00 am to 11:30 pm on May 3 or 4.

Please note that even if you already cast your vote for student trustee during the regularly scheduled election on April 26 and 27, you will need to log in and cast your vote for student trustee again.

How to Vote

Voting only takes a few minutes and makes a lasting impact on the campus environment and student experience! Here's how to cast your vote:

  1. Log in to eServices
  2. Click on Other Resources
  3. Click on Elections & Surveys
  4. Review candidate information in the Student Voter Guide
  5. Proceed to the voting site – and vote!

Model UN Club Wins Recognition

ARC’s Model UN Club represented Finland at the 71st Session of the Model United Nations Far West. This year 22 colleges and universities competed remotely with 200 students. ARC’s Molly Thompson was chosen to be one of five student speakers at the Opening Plenary session for best pre-conference documents for Western Europe. The ARC delegation won an award in the Art and Practice of Diplomacy and also received an Outstanding Resolution of the conference in the General Assembly.

Virtual Lavender Celebration 2022

Deadline to Register Extended to May 1

This year we will be hosting the Lavender Celebration on Friday, May 6 from 5:30 to 7:30 pm virtually on Zoom!

If you will be graduating, obtaining a certificate, or transferring in Spring or Summer 2022 and are a Los Rios student who is a member of the LGBTQIA+ community, please consider participating in this Lavender Celebration. This ceremony is a space for LGBTQIA+ students to celebrate their educational achievements and an opportunity to share their struggles and triumphs along their educational journey. We want to celebrate you!

The deadline to register has been extended to Sunday, May 1.

Register in Advance

Mental Health Awareness Month

Mental health is an incredibly important part of overall health. We would like to encourage all of our students, faculty, and staff to practice self-care and mental wellness in honor of the national observance of May as Mental Health Awareness Month. 


Everyone deserves care and support. At American River College we have many different resources available including:


If you or someone you know is in crisis, you can access immediate support through the:

  • Crisis Text Line: Text Courage to 74174
  • County Crisis Hotline: (916) 732-3637
  • Suicide Crisis Line: (916) 368-3111

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

During the month of May, we pay tribute to the generations of Asian and Pacific Islanders who have enriched America's history and are instrumental in its future success. The Library of Congress, National Archives and Records Administration, National Endowment for the Humanities, National Gallery of Art, National Park Service, Smithsonian Institution and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum have curated stories and events in celebration of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month.

Jewish American Heritage Month

In May we celebrate Jewish American Heritage Month. The Library of Congress, National Archives and Records Administration, National Endowment for the Humanities, National Gallery of Art, National Park Service and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum join in paying tribute to the generations of Jewish Americans who helped form the fabric of American history, culture and society. Visit for a sample of the digital and physical resources related to Jewish American heritage available from the Library of Congress and other participating agencies.

Career Events

Don’t miss out on our May career events that can help you with important job and career seeking skills!


Resume Tips: Transferable Skills

Wednesday, May 4, 12:00 to 1:00 pm

Join us to understand what transferable skills are and how to use them on your resume!

Register in Advance


Learn, Create and Leverage Your LinkedIn

Thursday, May 5, 12:00 to 1:00 pm

LinkedIn is a professional networking platform that can take your career journey to the next level. Whether you are just beginning or looking to improve your profile, join us to learn how to make the most of your LinkedIn account!

Register in Advance


Demystifying State Jobs

Tuesday, May 10, 12:00 to 1:00 pm

Interested in a career with one of the 180 departments with the State of California? Bring your questions and curiosity to this session to learn more about the benefits and how to get through the hoops in the application process.

Register in Advance


Interview Skills Workshop

Thursday, May 12, 11:30 am to 12:30 pm

Join us for tips and advice on how to interview like a pro!

Register in Advance

Music Events

Each semester the music department students share their talent and skills in a series of end of the year recitals. Make sure to come out and support your fellow students and enjoy some wonderful music! Click on the event for more information about the event, tickets, and more!


Choral and Orchestra Showpieces An exciting collaboration between the ARC Concert Choir and the ARC Orchestra.

Wednesday, May 4, 7:30 to 9:30 pm at the ARC Main Theatre


A Tribute to the War Years Come dance the night away to big band music in this tribute to the War Years of the 1940's.

Thursday, May 5, 7:00 to 9:00 pm at the ARC Student Center

A Tribute to Broadway Symphonic Band presents a tribute to a few Broadway composers, ft. Toby Johnson Middle School Band.

Tuesday, May 10, 7:30 to 9:30 pm at the ARC Main Theatre

Open Your Eyes/You Can Fly An evening of jazz with the Downbeat Award-winning ARC Vocal Jazz Ensembles.

Wednesday, May 11, 8:00 to 10:00 pm at the ARC Main Theatre

The Importance of Being Earnest

By Oscar Wilde • Directed by Pam Downs

  • Live: Friday, April 29 through Sunday, May 1 at ARC's Mainstage Theatre
  • Friday/Saturday at 7:30 pm • Sunday at 2:00 pm
  • Streaming: Friday, May 6 through Sunday, May 8


Oscar Wilde’s madcap farce about mistaken identities, secret engagements, and lovers’ entanglements has been a theatre staple since it first hit the scene in the 1890s—and now it has finally come to ARC! Full of eccentric characters (in gorgeous costumes), preposterous situations, and rapid fire wit, Earnest is also known for its full-scale skewering of Victorian hypocrisy and social hierarchies. Don't miss your opportunity to see the play considered to be Wilde’s masterpiece!


Tickets (live and streaming) $10 at

City Theatre Presents Decision Height

City Theatre at Sacramento City College (SCC) completes its 2021-22 season with the smart, emotional, and witty World War II production Decision Height by Meredith Dayna Levy. Lori Ann DeLappe-Grondin will direct the play about the often-overlooked heroes of the Women Airforce Service Pilots. 


The production opens Thursday, April 28, and plays through Saturday, May 7 in the Art Court Theatre of the Performing Arts Center at SCC. Following the Sunday, May 1 performance don’t miss a post-show discussion with the cast and director! 


Ticket prices for are $15 General Admission; $10 students, seniors, SARTA members, veterans/military personnel and Persons with Disabilities. There will be a special discounted-ticket performance on Wednesday, May 4 with all tickets $5. 


Tickets may be purchased online or in-person one hour before the performance begins. All details and tickets are available online at

CRC Presents The Comedy of Errors

A rollicking explosion of mistaken identity and general insanity! One of Shakespeare's earliest, silliest, and most delightful plays presents an opportunity for Cosumnes River College (CRC) performers to stretch themselves in new, exciting ways that are fun, outrageous, surprising, and rarely "Shakespearean" (or boring). Don't miss out on this farcical tour-de-force.


This in-person production runs May 12-15 at the Black Box Theatre on the CRC Campus. Get your tickets today!

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