A Student Publication of Lorain County Community College

CARE Center officially opens on campus

Alex Delaney-Gesing Editor-in-Chief This past spring semester, Lorain County Community College has taken great strides to provide support and care for those dealing with overcoming drug and alcohol addiction. Along with the recent chartering of a student club called Students…

Spring international dinner draws diverse cultures

Alex Delaney-Gesing Editor-in-Chief LCCC’s Student Senate and Multi-Cultural Club hosted the 2015 spring international dinner on April 24. A celebration to honor the end of the semester,  91 attendees joined in the festivities. Those in attendence included international and club…

Collegian staffers win 5 Press Club awards

Alex Delaney-Gesing Editor-in-Chief Lorain County Community College’s student-run newspaper The Collegian won five honors in The Press Club of Cleveland’s Excellence in Journalism Awards competition for 2015. ‘Commodores complete sweep’, written by Olivia Moe and Keith A. Reynolds, featured LCCC’s…

LCCC nursing program receives highest accreditation rating

Kim Teodecki Staff Writer Lorain County Community College’s nursing program recently received the highest accreditation rating from the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). “This means that LCCC has successfully met all six accreditation standards,” said Hope Moon, LCCC…

LCCC scores high in valued-added rankings

Special to The Collegian Graduates of Lorain County Community College have independent verification that they have made the right choice in earning their degrees from LCCC. LCCC scored the highest among all Ohio community colleges in earnings for graduates in…

Connect2Complete food drive & rally fights hunger

Gabe Garcia Contributor When it comes to a topic like hunger, it’s difficult for some undergraduates to realize it’s not just a problem in places like Nigeria or Somalia. For the Connect to Complete Peer Advocate Program at Lorain County Community…

Faith Meets Faith panel to examine women’s role in religious history

Kristin Hohman Staff Writer The Lorain County Sacred Landmarks Initiative (LCSLI) is set to host a conference titled “Faith Meets Faith: Women in Abrahamic Religions – an Interfaith Dialogue” at LCCC. The free event will take place on April 23,…

Pothole season takes its toll on campus

Kristin Hohman Staff Writer With spring finally here, ‘tis the season for potholes -  every driver’s (and their vehicle’s) worst nightmare. Swerve as you will, there is no escaping them. Potholes are particularly troublesome across the campus of Lorain County…

Men’s baseball splits victory with CSU

Olivia Moe Sports Editor Lorain County Community College’s varsity baseball team took a victory with a final score of  16-1 in their first game against Cleveland State University’s club team on April 8. Now 3-9 midway through the 2015 season,…

CARE Addiction & Recovery Center opens on campus

Kristin Hohman Staff Writer “Addiction can affect anyone,” said Students in Recovery (SiR) President Michael Plas. “…and those that suffer from it or are affected by it are not alone.” SiR is a new student-run club on Lorain County Community…