A Student Publication of Lorain County Community College

LCCC named first in nation for student success

Kerri Klatt Editor-in-chief Lorain County Community College was recognized as the leading community college in the nation for Excellence in Student Success by The American Association of Community Colleges, AACC, on May 1, 2018. LCCC was amongst six finalists recognized….

UP programs extend to Ridge Campus

By Jay Sigal Correspondent LCCC’s University Partnership will offer classes at the LCCC Ridge campus beginning fall 2018. Classes will be held at the 45,000 square foot advanced technology training center located at 32121 Lorain Road in North Ridgeville. “Our goal is to be the very best within this sector of higher…

The Collegian wins six Press Club awards

Kerri Klatt Editor-in-Chief The Collegian has won six awards  in the 2018 Excellence in Journalism contest organized by Press Club of Cleveland. The awards recognized articles that were written during the 2017 calendar year. Six student journalists and Collegian staff…

Students applaud LCCC at graduation ceremony

Jay Sigal A Correspondent   Six-hundred-fifty students became Lorain County Community College graduates when they crossed the stage of the Ewing Center Gymnasium to receive their diplomas from Dr. Marcia Ballinger, president of Lorain County Community College, on May 12….

Workshop raises awareness of abusive relationships

Maria Alejandra Rey During the Escalation workshop on April 6, a One Love Foundation initiative showed case the importance of recognizing the initial signs of an abusive relationship, in a movie with a real life scenario in which a college…

Press Day leads aspiring journalists to LCCC

Event offered students info on journalism, educational opportunities on campus Kerri Klatt Staff Writer Emma Roth    Abigail Doane JRNM 151 Students “The freedom of your country rests of the freedom of the press,” said Jeff Harris, news director of…

Student senators aim to improve campus life

Andre Malabanan Staff Writer In preparation for the new set of student leaders in the upcoming Academic Year 2018-2019, student senate elections were held by the Office of the Student Life on April 23, which ran until April 27, with…

Christian group votes to become official club

Jeffrey Braden JRNM 151 Student A familiar scene at Lorain County Community College’s Starbucks is the weekly Gathering of the Coalition for Christian Outreach. Students going to get their coffee will see members of the CCO hosting a poll on…

Campus Walk raises suicide awareness

Kerri Klatt Staff Writer A United States Navy Seaman, Joseph M. Nash, was an Eagle Scout, artist, 1998 Elyria High School graduate, and most importantly, a son, brother, and cousin. Nash was only 20 years old when he committed suicide…

Event launches students into finals

Story by Matt Gergely Staff Writer With finals around the corner, the NeoLaunch Net program hosted an event that was “a way to reach out to college students as well as a way for our current students to have a…