A Student Publication of Lorain County Community College

Graduating students reflect on path at LCCC

Quentin Pardon Staff Writer All that hard work had finally paid off and you can finally walk across that stage with your family and friends in the crowd cheering you on as they announce your name and you grab your…

Student lounge opens for students to recharge

Oscar Rosado Editor-in-Chief The campus’ own student lounge officially had a grand opening on April 17. Saul Aguilar, executive secretary of the Student Senate, said that there is “definitely a big difference between this year and last year,” and is…

Path to bachelor’s from LCCC to CSU

LCCC and CSU had made an agreement to have students start their college path off at LCCC and graduate with their Bachelor’s degree at CSU through a new program called UP Express CSU initiative. The program is an extension of…

Student embraces engineering and plans for her future

Kirsten Hill Staff Writer   Early college high school student from Lorain’s east side will receive two associate degrees and her high school diploma at the LCCC commencement on May 18. Eleana Cintron, 18, started her high school years in…

Stop the vaping, save the living

Quentin Pardon Staff Writer LCCC student Jody Page got into hookah for a while, and loved the relaxing feeling of smoking, but because hookah was not portable, she got into vaping. Page started vaping about one year ago. She said…

Pepper happily pleased to meet you

Oscar Rosado Editor-in-Chief Meet Pepper. She answers your questions gladly most of the time. Being four feet tall, Pepper has a sense of humor, has knowledge, and is able to make hand gestures. She can help you with what you…

Collegian wins 6 Press Club awards

Kerri Klatt Editor-in-chief The Press Club of Cleveland promotes and sponsors the Excellence in Journalism competition. The Collegian, Lorain County Community College’s student newspaper, has won six awards from the Cleveland Press Club. The awards recognized articles that were written…

The faces of social media the good, bad and the ugly

Whether shopping at a mall or out for a fancy dinner, people are always looking at the small screen in their hands. It might seem as if they are not interacting with others, but in reality, they most likely are….

Women’s soccer strive for perfect season

Camryn Moore JRNM 151 The Women’s Soccer League of Lorain County Community College has had a perfect season. So far, they have come out with a big win against some of the hardest teams around Ohio.     Alana Gonzalez,…

Athletes excel in Oberlin cross country meet

Matthew Gergely Sports Writer The Lorain County Community College Commodores competed at the Oberlin College Interregional Rumble Cross Country meet on Oct. 14.  The men finished 26th out of 27 teams, the women did not field a complete team this week. Gabrielle…