A Student Publication of Lorain County Community College

Issue 1 fails due to a lack of publicity

Owen Cooper, Lauren Hoffman, Hayden Lowstetter, Christina Yuhasz and James WadeJRNM 151Lorain resident Nancy Fly is among those disappointed over the defeat of Issue 1.  “We need to have state-of-the-art equipment in a nice location, but as of now, we don’t…

Children’s Learning Center’s new tech helps ECE students complete course work

James WadeJRNM 151 Before the pandemic, LCCC students in the Early Childhood Education courses would go to pre-schools in different communities to sign up and get their in-class hours. Students were required to have 105/120 in-class hours in ECED 283…

Victims of domestic abuse tell their stories

Destiny TorresStaff Writer “Virginia was a freshman at Southview High School, her boyfriend was a senior. Two days after her 15th birthday, he strangled her with shoelaces. He and a friend of his put her body in a plastic trash…

Avoiding abuse: do’s and don’ts to help loved ones

James BaronJRNM 151 If you feel trapped in an abusive relationship as endured by Gabby Petito, whose body was found on Sept. 19, you should know that there is always a way out. “The most important piece of the puzzle is…

NEO LaunchNET relaunches back in-person

Oscar RosadoEditor-in-Chief After a long while, the NEO LaunchNET team is back converging on campus. NEO LaunchNET Staff Associate, Lisa Mackin discussed how the process of coming back was, as well as announcing upcoming events with the NEO LaunchNET team.Mackin…

U.P. marks 25 years

Oscar RosadoEditor-in-Chief The Campus’ University Partnership celebrates its 25th anniversary this year, and many have played a role in its success to help students grow beyond the Associate’s Degree. LCCC President, Marcia Ballinger, Ph.D., plays an important role in the partnership…

High gas prices hit the pocketbook

Lauren Hoffman, Hayden Lowstetter, Christina Yuhasz, and James WadeJRNM 151  Amherst resident Celeste Glick drives less nowadays because of high gas prices. “I don’t know why it’s so high,” Glick said. “I don’t know if it’s because of the oil spills,…

Social media posts don’t reveal the truth

James WadeJRNM 151  “You could drive past a beautiful home, but you don’t know what goes on behind its closed doors.”Maria McConnell, professor of Business, made this comparison with social media posts and the true emotions that are not revealed…

Jokester brings smiles to campus

Lauren HoffmanJRNM 151 While the stress of being back on campus and almost a month into classes is weighing down the spirits of some peers, one student is not letting college blues get to him. Freshman and sociology major Landen…

Make your writing needs write at the Writing Center

Christina YuhaszJRNM 151 Mohammed, a computer science major at LCCC, stopped by the Writing Center recently to get help with writing an essay, so he got guidance from one of the tutors at the center with his assignments. Like Mohammed,…