Welcome to RRCC's Interdisciplinary Scholarly Journal: Claro

Inside this edition:

Engineering the genome and empowering princesses; (re)scripting Native-American and Gypsy culture; preparing for emergencies, zombie-style; creating access to healthcare for rural community-college students; art vs. decay; child labor vs. education; visiting China and holding out hope for North Korea; scars and cars; student-debt debacles; determining water’s quality for drinking and alternative agriculture; the fundamental physics of projectile potatoes.


...gives students a chance to publish their scholarly work.
...emphasizes creative scholarship.
...is interdisciplinary, benefiting all students at Red Rocks.
...encourages faculty across disciplines to give creative and perhaps multimodal academic assignments.

How To Submit Student Work

Instructors: send your students’ highest quality academic work to Claro for publication! In addition, please consider adding this syllabus insert to your Summer, Fall, and Spring syllabi!

  • Our deadline for submissions for the 2015 edition will be Dec. 31, 2015.
  • Accepted work: Scholarship can be the typical research paper; a visual creation such as a chart, map, or graph; or even a website or video!

Click here for full submission guidelines. Submissions that don’t adhere to these guidelines may be rejected. (.doc)

Claro Considered :: An Academic Conference for Students

Every April, right here at Red Rocks, students published in Claro present their work. View the Claro Conference page for full details!

Past Issues:

2013 Edition
2012 Edition
2011-2012 Edition
2009-2011 Edition

Special thanks to all our contributing instructors. Claro could not exist without your superior assignments and the attention and support you give to your students and their work.

Our back editions are available in print. To procure a copy, contact the Claro editor.