A Student Publication of Lorain County Community College

LCCC theater department presents “Exit The Body”

Troy Swiderski JRNM 151 Student The Stocker Arts Center allows a motley group of performers to feel liberated and welcomed to a community. The theater’s next production will be “Exit The Body” by Fred Carmichael, and runs April 27-29 at…

Staff council contributes to LCCC and the community

Rebecca Marion Managing Editor The Staff Counsel at Lorain County Community College works behind the scenes looking to enrich the lives of the community and better the campus environment with little regard in receiving accolades for their good work.  The…

Grounds crew readies for winter

By Zach Srnis Special Correspondent Living in Northeast Ohio brings snow, ice and frigid temperatures, making it difficult for commuters to travel. Lorain County Community College has a system in place to combat the winter weather. “It is something that…

College combats food wastefulness

Zach Srnis Special Correspondent Food waste is food that goes uneaten and is discarded. Roughly 40 percent of all food in the United States never makes it to a plate before it is tossed, according to a Feb. 2015 article…

Snowplow ride provides insight to grounds crew

Zach Srnis Special Correspondent Waking up at 2:30 a.m. is not ideal. Knowing that you need to go out in freezing temperature, during a snowstorm, is even worse. The snow is falling rapidly along with the temperature. No one wants…

Vegetarians face limited meal options on campus

Rebecca Marion Managing Editor Some people voluntarily restrict their diet. I, on the other hand, had my body make the choice for me to become a vegetarian. One of the realities of being a vegetarian is getting accustomed to the…

Campus observes Black History Month

Gilbert “Heebeto” Garcia | The CollegianMembers of the African dance group, “How Excellent”, perform a traditional African dance during the Black History Month celebration. Danthea Redwood | The CollegianLCCC students Divante Hold and Keon Nealy, members of The Heritage Steppers,…

Valentine’s Day recollections

Students recall their personal experiences of Valentine’s Day dates that have gone wrong, or went perfectly right. The romantic holiday undeniably comes with expectations. Some couples meet them, others do not. Does this mean the holiday is lost? Better luck…

Breaking up is hard to do

Danthea Redwood Special Correspondent With Valentine’s Day approaching, the stigma that people have to be in relationships arrives with it. According to a study from The Date Report, 85 percent of relationships end in breakups and 50 percent of marriages…

Online dating: A surprise behind every profile

Danthea Redwood Special Correspondent &  Kent Springborn Jr. Staff Writer Like a Box of Chocolates “If you’re in a relationship or trying to date someone you want to put out the full first of who you are at the beginning…