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KCOD CoachellaFM is rebranded, revamped, and ready to rock »

The KCOD CoachellaFM crew of directors: (from left to right) KCOD Faculty Advisor Brad Fuhr, Production Director Manny Gomez, Station Manager Toni Deluca Bakal, News Director Alex Winner, Public Affairs Director Ryan Zigler, Marketing/Events Director Rebecca Luna, and Technical Director Miguel Robles (Not Pictured: Music Director Cat Pereria, Sports Director Bryanna Czarny, and KCOD Faculty Advisor Laurilie Jackson) Photo Credit: Crystal Harrell/ The Chaparral

  By Crystal Harrell Editor-in-Chief Modern, authentic, informative, and innovative—these are just a few brand values that the crew at COD’s radio station seeks to promote at the official launch of KCOD CoachellaFM this semester. With the reinvention of the college’s student-led broadcast station, KCOD…

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Are COD students at risk of contracting measles? »

By Sonalei Amador Student Contributor There is an ongoing epidemic of measles in the Coachella Valley. In total, there are now five confirmed cases of measles in Riverside County. All cases have been linked to Disneyland, according to the California Department of Public Health. Students…

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Meet the band: Alchemy »

By Marina Padilla Features Editor Local band Alchemy has been skyrocketing in fame throughout the Coachella Valley. The psychedelic band started off playing at the Hard Rock Hotel in Palm Springs and it was not until they signed up to play at the Tachevah Block…

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‘Great Decisions’ seminar offered by College of the Desert »

  By Jessica Stepanovich Campus Life Editor Are you interested in world events? Come join College of the Desert and learn about Sectarianism in the Middle East, human trafficking, and more at the ‘Great Decisions’ 2015 lecture series sponsored by the Partnership and Community Education…

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Welcome to the COD language lab »

Photo Credit: David Lopez

  By David Lopez Student Contributor The language lab, located in room 4 of the Tutoring and Academic Skills Center (TASC), consists of various language-learning…

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‘Fiddler on the Roof’ cast announced »

Fiddler on the Roof will be performed April 30 through May 3 (Photo Courtesy of Novato Theater Company)

By Tina Munoz Copy Editor Fiddler on the Roof will be presented at the McCallum Theatre on April 30 through May 3, 2015. The show…

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LIFEWORK Gallery presents “The Company We Keep” pop-up exhibition »

Christina Angelina with Hans Walor Azariea (Photo Credit: Luis Medina/ The Chaparral)

  By Luis Medina Campus Life Editor LIFEWORK Gallery presents “The Company We Keep,” a pop-up exhibition at the Marks Art Center. “’The Company We…

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Are you financially ready for the 2015-2016 academic year? »

Financial Aid Workshops are being offered until Mar. 2, 2015 (Photo Courtesy of College of the Desert)

By Jessica Stepanovich Campus Life Editor It is time to start preparing financially for the 2015-2016 academic year. There are many ways to get financially…

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