A Student Publication of Lorain County Community College

Student player from Spain enters the court in full force

Maria Alejandra Rey Editor In-Chief David Sedeno the new player for the basketball team had a long way to go before coming to play with the Commodores. “I got offers from Arizona, California, Las Vegas and New York among other…

International dinner brings foreign students together

Story and photos by Maria Alejandra Rey  Editor In-Chief Student Life organized a dinner party for all of the International Students and their dates. It included the recognition of Karin Hooks as the new dean of international initiatives. The members…

Departments get ready for holiday competition

Jayne Giese JRNM 151 The Student Life and the Student Senate offices are geared to celebrate the holiday season and to participate in the 2018 Holiday Decorating Contest and Ugly Sweater contest organized by the Staff Council at Lorain County…

Suicide evokes emotions, guilt

Jay Sigal Staff Writer The presence of death is part of our daily lives. Occasionally, its arrival is by way of the peaceful passing in sleep of a beloved grandfather, or favorite uncle. Frequently it appears as a slow painful…

Sports psychology and how it affects the game

Kirsten Hill Staff Writer He imagines.  He shoots.  He scores. A psychology professor and sports coach here at LCCC has a winning combination that is reflective of a national trend, psychology in sports.  The professor spoke Nov. 7 at a…

Neo LaunchNet moves to a new site

  By Samuel Doll Staff Writer The Neo LaunchNet Burton D. Morgan Foundation office has been moved from the confines of their old classroom office in the Bass Library/Community Resource Center to a sleek workspace located on the first floor…

Society of Women Engineers founder receives recognition for second year in a row

Camryn Moore JRNM 151 Ramona Anand, founder of LCCC’s Society of Women Engineers, SWE,  and project manager in the Engineering and Technologies Department at LCCC, received the SWE mission bronze award for her accomplishments this fall. For the second year…

E-sports blazes new trail at colleges

Erin Dweik Staff Writer   Gaming is not just for recreation. It is becoming lucrative. Enter, e-sports “the next level of video game experience”. E-sports is a new category of entertainment that is a bridge between video gaming and sports….

Finding a career in journalism

Kirsten Hill Staff Writer Everyone loves a good story.  The writers of stories, journalists, are in demand at newspapers, magazines, non-profits and other organizations who need to communicate with their communities.  This was the message at a breakout session featuring…

Protect yourself against cyber crime in the digital age

Madelyn Hill Staff Writer Randy Kimbro is a volunteer with the FBI in Cleveland and gave a presentation on the dangers of the internet. The main countries that threaten the US include, China which affects the economic stimulus, North Korea…