students

College sports clubs

I recently received a telephone call from Sacramento State’s club wrestling coach August Wesley. I met Wesley when we were both attending the Mark Fuller Invitational wrestling t ...

Video game parody in parents’ cross hairs

There’s a new version of the “Call of Duty: Black Ops” video game in which players “shot” Rocklin students on the school campus instead of soldiers. The Rocklin High ed ...

Whitney High TV program earns award

Every Friday morning, it’s showtime for Whitney High broadcasting students. That’s when their weeklong work of interviewing, filming and editing comes together for “Unleash ...

Students spell their way to wins

Ten students from the Rocklin Unified School District were winners in the Placer County Office of Education Oral Spelling Bee held on March 29 in Auburn. These students competed ag ...

Olympus student wins county spelling bee

For the second year in a row, an Olympus Junior High School student won the Placer County Spelling Bee. Seventh grader Savitri Asokan placed first in the competition, held March 2 ...

WJU to host science expo

Students will showcase their science skills during the first annual Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Exposition. William Jessup University’s Teacher Education Departme ...

Twin Oaks Elementary students help kids in Nepal

Larry Brown was a Rocklin educator for 40 years, and when he decided to retire, he knew he wanted to do more than just stay in the same place. On a visit to Nepal, he discovered th ...

Sierra College students march on state Capitol

Rainy weather didn’t stop students’ voices from being heard at the State Capitol Monday. Thousands of students, teachers and supporters rallied together in Sacramento to prote ...

Local foreign exchange program seeking more host families

Lisa Stubenrauch previously served as a teacher guide for Japanese foreign exchange students, an experience she thoroughly enjoyed. “I really learned a lot about myself,” Stu ...

Elementary students get a taste of space at Discovery Museum

A group of Rocklin students remembered the 25-year anniversary of the day the Challenger exploded, killing all seven people on board the space shuttle, with a mission of their own. ...