Sierra College

5 questions with a Sierra College Journalism Student

The Journal caught up with Sierra College Introduction to Journalism student Thomas Bayne, 18, from Grass Valley to ask him 5 questions related to journalism today. 1) What made ...

Hold educators accountable

Re: “Salary tops $100K annually for 19 administrators at Sierra College,” Journal, Jan. 22: I think it was noteworthy to hear the student body president, Andrew Nelson, state ...

Our View: College expenses worth the scrutiny

Editor's note: The editorial below has been changed to reflect that the $2.5 million in total salary figures for 19 Sierra College staff members includes administrative positions s ...

Who will end this corruption?

Re: “Nearly $500K paid out to (Sierra College) staff” (Journal, Jan. 20). Here we are again with public employees granting other public employees payoffs or payouts that are co ...

Returning veterans find career support with energy tech course

Out of the military after serving as medics, ammunition specialists and security forces, a small group of returning troops has found support and training in a new Sierra College co ...

Sierra College administrative pay revealed

Nineteen Sierra College administrators make $100,000 or more a year, totaling over $2.5 million annually. Sierra College administrators say those top salaries are mainly awarded t ...

Nearly $500,000 in payouts granted to Sierra College employees

Sierra College paid out nearly half of a million dollars to four former employees beginning in 2008 and only brought the agreements before the Board of Trustees publically in Novem ...

Hurray for hands-on skills

Kudos to Patrick Remington, the Placer County Contractors Association, Craig Chamberlain and Sierra College for their efforts in re-establishing the building technology courses (Jo ...

Deadlines looming for Sierra College students

In the past, Sierra College students could apply for admission even weeks into the semester, but officials say now students who don’t apply by the Jan. 5 deadline will have to wa ...

Auburn students frustrated by rise in Sierra College tuition

Sierra College students will pay $10 more per unit following Gov. Jerry Brown’s announcement Dec. 13 that $980 million in cuts to state-funded programs were made to reconcile the ...