university

Two residents graduate from Gonzaga

Altara Rappaport Weiland recently graduated with a bachelor of arts in public relations and Meredith A. Thompson graduated with a bachelor of arts in international studies/ interna ...

Local among Harding grads

Matthew Tate of Rocklin was among approximately 600 graduates who received diplomas at Harding University in Arkansas recently. Tate earned a bachelor’s of art degree, majoring i ...

Rocklin resident earns dean’s list at university

Marissa Hardy of Rocklin recently earned a spot on the dean’s list from East Tennessee State University. The university recently announced the students who attained a grade poi ...

Rocklin student wins William Jessup University scholarship

Jessica Purvis of Rocklin was recently named one of the 2009 recipients of a William Jessup University scholarship award. She was one of the winners of the annual Scholar Days ev ...

Abandoning principles for a university bad example to set

It is a sad day when higher education is used as a bribe to convince us to sacrifice our other values and our supervisors fall for it. That’s the way it looks with Drexel Univers ...

University opposes smart, compact growth

It’s unfortunate that a lawsuit must be initiated to stop the university proposal and force Placer County Super-visors to do what they know is right for us and for future generat ...

County’s been snookered with no guarantee

Placer County amended its General Plan and changed zoning as its part of a bad deal to allow a development in the middle of farmland. Instead of focusing on the egregious destruc ...

The Sierra Club is at it again.

They want to block a private university site planned for western Placer County, a site where we could one day see a university serving 6,000 undergraduate students. These activist ...

Sierra Club should not block project

It is interesting that the Sierra Club does not recognize neither the importance of a regional university in Placer County or the fact that the land owners and planners have gone b ...

University deal phony philanthropy, full of loopholes

Placer County supervisors were snookered and citizens will pay big time for their mistake. Developers offered a conditional carrot, the “possibility” of a non-guaranteed univ ...