A Student Publication of Lorain County Community College

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,…

LCCC alumnus named ME of The Gazette

Owen CooperJRNM 151 As a child, Scott Mahony would get up every morning and run to go grab the latest edition of The Gazette from the driveway. Now, 20 years later, he gets to wake up every morning and work…

‘Excited to be on campus’

Destiny Torres JRNM 222 Students are happy to be back on campus for in-person classes and be off the computer screens at home.  COVID-19 hit college campuses in Spring 2020, forcing many schools and colleges, including LCCC, to send students home…

Post 9/11 generation learn about attacks from parents, the internet, history class

Lauren HoffmanJRNM 151 September 11, 2001. The date alone conjures the images of smoldering Twin Towers and it crumbling to the ground. The day will forever go down in history as one of the worst attacks on American soil, and it…

Students say “yes” to in-person classes, put up with masks

JRNM 151 The first-day college jitters are compounded by mask mandates on campus. While many students are excited to be on campus, an uncertainty only three months ago, the new COVID-19 guidelines and the looming mask policies do not hold…

Dean Douglas chosen for national presidential fellowship

Special to The Collegian The Aspen Institute College Excellence Program today announced that Denise Douglas, Ph.D., Lorain County Community College’s dean of social sciences and human services, has been named to the prestigious Aspen Rising Presidents Fellowship. Douglas is one…

Medical Mutual makes $1-million gift to LCCC

Special to The Collegian More Lorain County Community College students will have access to life-changing programs and support thanks to a $1 million gift from Medical Mutual. This gift to the LCCC Foundation represents the largest single corporate gift in…

LCCC wins 11 honors from Cleveland Press Club

Anthony LaRosaEditor-in-Chief The Collegian took eight honors and the Boom Radio won three honors in the trade/2-year school category in 2021 All Ohio Excellence in Journalism Awards, hosted by the Press Club of Cleveland on June 24. Oscar Rosado, the…