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By Crystal Harrell Campus Life Editor The holiday season has hit the desert, and what many consider to be the most wonderful time of the year can also be the most dangerous. According to the Los Angeles Police Department, the number of retail crime cases…

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Know Your Health Insurance Options »

By Gregoria Partida Advertising Manager It can be difficult to make the right choice when choosing health insurance plans if you are not aware of the difference between the types of plans available. Health Maintenance Organizations (HMOs) are organizations of health care, which provide you with…

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Desert Arts Festival »

The Desert Arts Festival will be held at Frances Stevens Park in Downtown Palm Springs on December 13-14, 2014. It will feature 100 artists presenting their original work in all mediums of two and three dimensional fine art, including paintings in acrylic, oils and watercolors, photography, etchings,…

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The Upcoming Humana Challenge »

Photo courtesy of AP Images By Jordan Williams Student Contributor In the final year of the Humana sponsorship, the Humana Challenge is going out with a bang. When word came out that Phil Mickelson was going to come to the desert to compete in the…

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Friends of the College of the Desert Library host fall book sale »

By Russell Shelden Student Contributor Friends of the College of the Desert Library (FOTL) held a successful fall season book sale in the Cravens Student…

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University of California announces a Rise in Tuition »

Governor Jerry Brown, who has opposed the increase in tuition, intended to keep tuition costs at the 2011-12 level and use the tax increase of Prop…

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ASCOD Investigates Introducing Honor Classes to College of the Desert »

By Gabriel Lopez Student Contributor Honor classes are typically higher-tier level classes and they are currently being offered in junior colleges in the Northern region…

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COD holds Annual Veteran’s Day Ceremony »

by Crystal Harrell Campus Life Editor College of the Desert’s Student Veterans Organization (SVO) presented the sixth annual Veteran’s Day Ceremony on Nov. 10 to…

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