Saturday, September 28, 2013 12:00 am
Liberty Ranch High School in Galt needs to continue creating a process to support struggling students both academically and socially. Officials at Galt High School have been directed to improve technology and try to boost math results. Meanwhile, Lodi High School is being asked to increase academic opportunities for its Latino students, who constituted about a third of the student body in 2010.
Thursday, August 29, 2013 12:00 am
High school students will have the opportunity to meet with representatives from more than 50 four-year universities from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Sept. 5 at the college’s Danner Hall, 5151 Pacific Ave., Stockton. Doors open at 5 p.m.
Friday, February 1, 2013 12:00 am
Looking for money to pay for college? Lodi High School's College and Career Center will hold a "Cash for College" workshop on Feb. 12 to help seniors and their parents file their Free Application for Federal Student Aid or the new California DREAM Act Application.
Wednesday, November 7, 2012 12:00 am
San Joaquin Delta College invites the public to the dedication of the Leo P. Burke Veteran Resource Center.
Friday, November 2, 2012 12:00 am
Students transferring to the University of California, Merced from California community colleges can apply for financial support thanks to a new endowed scholarship fund from the Bernard Osher Foundation.
Saturday, June 2, 2012 12:00 am
Emily Fant, 25, grew up in Lodi and attended Tokay High School. After graduation in 2005, she spent two years at San Joaquin Delta College, and then transferred to the University of Chattanooga in Tennessee. Fant took out student loans to cover most of her tuition.
Thursday, April 5, 2012 12:00 am
The Department of Homeland Security posted in an announcement online on Monday that they would be issuing "unlawful presence waivers" to illegal immigrants in order to stop them from being deported. The catch is that the illegal aliens will need to prove they have a family member who is a legal American citizen in order to qualify for the waiver.
Saturday, February 18, 2012 12:00 am
I recently returned from the ancient city of Rimini, Italy. It
sits on the Adriatic Sea and is a very popular tourist destination
during the spring and summer, but it was cold while I was there. I
went to meet with Global Teen Challenge ministry leaders from
around the world.
Saturday, December 31, 2011 12:00 am
California Assemblyman Tim Donnelly's signature gathering effort
to put the DREAM Act, A.B. 131, on the November 2012 ballot is
entering its final days. Undecided citizens could learn valuable
lessons from Rhode Island.
Monday, December 6, 2010 12:00 am
Living and studying abroad four times has completely changed who
Amy Curlee is.
Thursday, October 21, 2010 12:00 am
Pursuing an advanced degree has long been considered a good
career move. While the decision often depends on an individual's
field of work, most employers are impressed by applicants with
Saturday, June 5, 2010 12:00 am
Incumbent Steve Moore faces challenger Robert Moreno in the race
for San Joaquin County sheriff on Tuesday.
Wednesday, March 17, 2010 12:00 am
The Lodi High School academic decathlon team took second place
in their division at last weekend's state competition, and placed
42nd out of 62 participating schools.
Thursday, September 17, 2009 10:00 pm
With state funding cuts and per-unit fees doubling over the last
15 years, is junior college less the bargain it once was?
Thursday, August 13, 2009 10:00 pm
The Galt Joint Union High School District has decided to spend
$21,000 to hire an outside agency to find its next superintendent.
The agreement with Leadership Associates, Inc. was approved 4-1
with little discussion at the regular board meeting Tuesday.
Kathleen Amos was the lone dissenter.
Monday, October 13, 2008 10:00 pm
It's a crowded race, even by Galt standards. Five people are
vying for two seats on the Galt Joint Union Elementary School
District, and two are incumbents.
Wednesday, July 30, 2008 10:00 pm
Talk about cutting and running: After getting a haircut at a
Lodi salon last week, a man left without paying the stylist
Thursday, November 1, 2007 10:00 pm
Move over, candy corn. Goodbye, Snickers bar.
Friday, March 30, 2007 10:00 pm
When Gary Porter was hired as head coach of the Modesto
Christian boys basketball team, he didn't exactly have the resume
of a man destined to turn the program into a perennial
Tuesday, April 25, 2006 10:00 pm
One night I was watching news on television and I saw students
demonstrating against the possible new immigration law.
Wednesday, February 1, 2006 10:00 pm
Congress narrowly passed a bill Wednesday that will cut $12.7
billion in federal student loans through higher interest rates and
reductions in subsidies to banks that lend money to students.
Tuesday, November 15, 2005 10:00 pm
Sexual assault suspect jailed on
Friday, January 28, 2005 10:00 pm
Man arraigned on old murder
Friday, June 11, 2004 10:00 pm
In Hollywood, everyone called Ronald Reagan "Ronnie." According
to Bette Davis, in a May 22, 1986, guest appearance on "The Tonight
Show with Johnny Carson," his Hollywood peers were not surprised
when Reagan was elected California governor in 1966 and 14 years
later, United States president.
Monday, November 10, 2003 10:00 pm
Higher fees and fewer classes are driving enrollment down at
California's community colleges, though San Joaquin Delta College
in Stockton is not shrinking as quickly as most schools.