A Student Publication of Lorain County Community College

Student Life hosts Black History Month Celebration

Keith A. Reynolds Editor-in-Chief The CC building was filled with inspiration, food, and balloons on Feb. 25 as Student Life hosted a Black History Month Celebration. The celebration included readings from prominent African American authors, a light lunch, and a…

Culinary students bring home a buffet of awards

Charlotte Weiss Staff Writer Lorain County Community College culinary arts student Georgine Nieves still retains her modest manner when she speaks about the bronze medal she earned at the Greater Northeast Ohio Culinary Classic competition that the college entered the…

Blooms of Steel brings history of Lorain to life

Olivia Moe Sports Editor Rehearsals began for the Lorain County Community College theater department’s spring production of “Blooms of Steel”, an original musical written by local playwright Kimberly Aldrich-Ceja. The play turned musical is being produced by the Lorain Historical…

Gunshots: Typical in a day for paramedics

Kathy Brackett JRNM 151 I’d been shadowing Sam Brackett and Ethan Whitt, paramedics with Citizen’s ambulance in Wakeman, since 8 a.m.  It wasn’t until 4:30 p.m. that we had a call for a gunshot wound. I gained more of an…

Mixed bag for Men’s BBall over SB weekend

Mark Perez-Krywany JRNM 151 Student Coming off a loss at Owens Community College 103-78 on Feb. 3,  the emphasis in the men’s basketball team’s next game was defense and they showed it as the Commodores won 56-59 at home against…

Men’s basketball falls to Sinclair CC

Cody Grossman Staff Writer Kwevon Corn started off the game on Feb. 13 with the first basket in what was a highly contested start to the first half. It was a back and forth game to start. Matt Wysocki played…

HPER offers spring activities

Olivia Moe Sports Editor Lorain County Community College’s athletic department and Health, Physical Education and Recreation (HPER) program will be providing the students and staff of LCCC and the general public plenty of chances to be part of the department’s…

Multicultural club celebrates Lunar New Year

Rebecca Marion Ad Manager The year of the monkey was celebrated by Lorain County Community College’s Multicultural Club during their Lunar New Year celebration on Feb. 10. Decorations of vibrant red, heralding longevity and fortune for the upcoming year, attracted…

WEWS Channel 5 assignment editor shares insights with student journalists

Cassie Wise JRNM 151 Student “Get started with The Collegian” is the advice Drew Scofield gave to the Journalism 151 class on Thursday. Scofield, a former Lorain County Community College student, came to college majoring in web design, but fell…

PTK helps under resourced with new contest

Charlotte Weiss Staff Writer By collaborating with the Peer Advocates, Lorain County Community College’s chapter of Phi Theta Kappa has created a powerhouse of philanthropic success that is now a driving force in supporting the essence of what the newly…