A Student Publication of Lorain County Community College

High schoolers learn history of Rock ‘n Roll

Zach Srnis Special Correspondent Mark Jaworski, an Early College High School science teacher, set up a unique experience for his students. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame curator Deb Wentz gave ECHS students to chance to learn about the history…

Award offers chance for students to recognize faculty, staff

Ashely Moen JRNM 151 Student The “You Make a Difference” award is an employee recognition project. Students have the opportunity to nominate faculty and staff members who have impacted their lives. All employees are eligible and 11 winners will receive…

Dean offers lessons learned in Holy Land

Zach Srnis Special Correspondent   Dr. Robert Beckstrom, the dean of Arts and Humanities at Lorain County Community College, took a trip to the Holy Land last summer. While visiting Jerusalem, Beckstrom took a course that allowed him to gain…

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…