Student Senate’s new President: Abbi Gregory

For those of you who don’t know, this year’s newly elected Student Senate President is Abbi Gregory. Gregory’s participation on the COS campus doesn’t end with her presidency. She also holds the title of Vice President of the honor society: Alpha Gama Sigma, works at FYE, is a member of the SETA club, a tennis…

TRiO students go to national event in Sacramento

College of the Sequoias helped 35 high school students attend National TRiO Day in Sacramento on Friday, Feb. 21. The TRiO programs are federally funded student services targeting assistance for low income, first-generation college students, students with disabilities, foster care students, homeless children, and youth and underrepresented individuals. National TRiO Day has three key elements:…

NASA picks COS students

Four students from College of the Sequoias were recently selected to be part of the NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars program. Jonathan Sosa, David Berlin, Devin Bisconer, and Nick Morley will be traveling to NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratories in Pasadena to get hands-on experience in the field. To be accepted into the program, students had…

Trimble steps into senate role

Thea Trimble said she is certain that COS will pass accreditation, but worries about the college staying on track afterward. “Part of the issue is that the commission has historically let us off the hook,” Trimble said. Trimble has been with the college since 1990 and has served on various commissions, including the accreditation board…