College of the Redwoods Professor of Psychology and Sociology Philip Mancus was awarded the Distinguished Scholarship award from the American Sociological Association. Philip teaches at the CR Del Norte campus.
Sterling Garrett Standring graduated from Brigham Young University with a Bachelor of Science in exercise science in June 2014. He participated in the official ceremony April 25, 2014. Garrett is planning on attending either dental school or MBA graduate school. He is the son of Dr. Jim and Lori Standring of Crescent City and the third son in the family to graduate from Brigham Young University. He walked in the graduation ceremony with his daughter Quinn in his arms. His wife, Chelsea, his parents and other family members attended the ceremony. Garrett is a 2006 graduate of Del Norte High School, where he served as senior class president.
There’s something kind of depressing about the summer solstice, probably originating in the knowledge that the day that celebrates the longest light of the year also marks the slow slide back to drawn-out days of darkness. It’s the beginning of a sluggish death opposed to the winter solstice that celebrates birth and renewal.