Mike SmithJRNM 151 student
Student clubs and organizations held presentations all week long in Lorain County Community College’s College Center for this year’s Spring Fling. The event is put on by the student senate at LCCC at lasted from april 21-25. Spring Fling is a weeklong affair that allows organizations, student run and non-student run, to have a table in the College Center of LCCC to present their organization, product, or activity.
On April 22, a Campus Clean Up was held in the courtyard. The Campus Clean Up was sponsored by AmeriCorps College Completion coaches with support from Student Life and LCCC’s Health, Physical Education and Recreation (HPER). On Wednesday a caricaturist named Ariel Echevaria was present from 11:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. creating cartoonish sketches for students and faculty alike. Musician Ashley Blasko performed on Wednesday as well.
Not Your Cinderella performed from 11:30 a.m. till 1:00 p.m. in the College Commons. On that same day, Drum Circle performed from 1:00 p.m. till 2:00 p.m. in the College Commons.
Lastly, the LCCC All-Star games took place from 1:00 p.m. till 2:30 p.m. The LCCC All-Star games were sponsored by the Student Senate and Core-Tech.
Keigan Russell, who is the financial secretary, a part of the Student Senate, and one of the student senators who helped put together Spring Fling this year. Russell said, “This is my first year in Student Senate, so I haven’t, but the Senate before me did.”
“Quite a few of the vendors seemed pleased with coming to Spring Fling. Most of the vendors said that they don’t regret coming to Spring Fling,” Russell said.