Education

Rocklin author to give parenting seminars in Granite Bay

  Rocklin author Peggy Harper Lee will be a featured speaker for St. Joseph Marello Catholic Church in Granite Bay Tuesday, Oct. 21 from 6:30 to 8 p.m., and then again on Wed ...

William Jessup gala a big hit for fundraising

On Saturday, Sept. 20, William Jessup University in Rocklin hosted its Jessup Gala, which marked the college’s 75th anniversary. The special event also reportedly raised near ...

Sierra College Music Department to hold sampler concert

The Sierra College Music Department will hold a sampler concert at 3 p.m. Sept. 28 in Dietrich Theatre, on the college’s Rocklin campus. The program will feature a mix of cl ...

William Jessup rings in 75th anniversary, growth in Rocklin

Nearly 10 years ago the idea seemed preposterous to some – turning a Herman Miller furniture factory location into a vibrant college campus. Officials from William Jessup sa ...

Students evacuate after possible bomb threat at Whitney High

A Placer Herald reporter who arrived at Whitney High School at 1:45 p.m. Tuesday confirmed a large group of police officers and firefighters were converging on the scene after stud ...

Rocklin’s ‘tiny dancer’ chasing dream at UCLA

Even in the midst of twirling, spinning, and leaping, Kyra Mitchell’s movements are on point. “Dance is so inspiring because it allows me to connect with people in a w ...

Dispatch from South Sudan: ‘What tomorrow brings’

For nearly a year, the Press Tribune’s editor has corresponded with Sheldon Wardwell, a California resident currently working as a Protection Officer with Nonviolent Pea ...

William Jessup reports continued record-breaking enrollment

William Jessup University just began its 2014-15 academic year with the largest enrollment in the college’s 75-year history. The university also reports continued growth in e ...

Sierra College: Four-year degree now available

Community colleges are often thought of as a precursor to a university career, but one area college is breaking the stereotype and offering a four-year degree in one of their most ...

Catering to a new Rocklin campus

The first day of school for the new Rocklin Academy Gateway charter is Aug. 27.  For many families who have spent years on a waiting list to get their children into the Rockli ...