A Student Publication of Lorain County Community College

Pulitzer winner shares powerful wartime stories

Zac Wenzel JRNM 151 Student The lives of fallen servicemen and the emotions experienced by their families echoed in the words of Pulitzer Prize Award winning journalist, James Sheeler, at Lorain County Community College’s Stocker Cinema Hall on April 3….

Suicide prevention walk hits home for two students

Zach Srnis Special Correspondent The campus of Lorain County Community College hosted the Out of Darkness Walk for Suicide Prevention on April 22. The national event is sponsored by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP), an organization that is…

Policy will ban tobacco on campus

Beginning on Aug. 1, all tobacco products will be prohibited on campus. Rebecca Marion Managing Editor With August 1st steadily approaching, the students and staff of Lorain County Community College can expect to breath easier on campus this fall semester….

Security urges alertness in case of emergencies

Gina Hamby JRNM 151 Student Lorain County Community College students, faculty, and staff are urged to always be on guard for active shooters. “Preparation is critical for people to be able to respond in an efficient way that buys time…

Area addiction crisis persists

Stephanie Weber JRNM 151 Student Lorain County struggles to fight the constant battle of drug use and overdoses that have managed to consume and overpower a large part of the community. Michael Plas, 38, and current Lorain County Community College…

Test anxiety workshop will ease finals stress

Zach Srnis Special Correspondent With final exams right around the corner, Americorps completion coaches at Lorain County Community College will be offering a test-taking workshop. The presentation will help students develop strategies for how to tackle exams and dealing with…

One last time

Kristin Hohman Editor-in-Chief It’s hard to believe, but I’ve been a student at Lorain County Community College for the past two-and-a-half years. When I enrolled in the fall of 2014, I was unsure of what this journey would entail. At…

Prof. aims to inform using inmate art

Rebecca Marion Managing Editor Dr. William Kimberlin, a psychology professor at Lorain County Community College and clinical psychologist, aims to continue sharing his experiences with death row inmates in several of his upcoming projects. After the success of his first…

North Ridgeville mayor highly regards LCCC

Zac Wenzel JRNM 151 Student During his time as North Ridgeville’s mayor, G. David Gillock has come to have high regard for the LCCC University Partnership Ridge Campus, located on Lorain Road in North Ridgeville. “The city has always had…

Habitat organizes “Women Build Week”

Zach Srnis Special Correspondent Lorain County’s Habitat for Humanity will hold the 10th annual Women Build Week from May 6 to May 14. Habitat for Humanity will host several events in the lead-up to, and during the week of May…