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Biomimicry transfer technology center opens on campus

  Alex Delaney-Gesing Editor-in-Chief Biomimicry studies nature’s best ideas and imitates those ideas to solve human problems. It has the ultimate goal of creating new ways of living that are well-suited to life on earth over an extended period of time….

From the frontline to the classroom

Alex Delaney-Gesing Editor-in-Chief Transitioning back into civilian life can be a shocking and disorienting adjustment for veterans and returning soldiers fresh off the battlefield. Tom Blackburn, a ten-year Navy veteran, enrolled at Lorain County Community College last year in order…

Catalytic converters stolen on campus

Alex Delaney-Gesing Editor-in-Chief Three vehicles were reported to have had their catalytic converters stolen on Lorain County Community College’s campus on Feb. 23. Two of the thefts took place in parking lot eight, while the third incident occurred in parking…

Shock of war on the homefront

Alex Delaney-Gesing Editor-in-Chief   When ‘‘G.I. Joe’’ arrived home after time in the service, his transition back into civilian life was haunted by nightmares and flashbacks of  the inescapable vivid images he witnessed in the Iraq War. As the symptoms…

High time for legalization?

Kristin Hohman Staff Writer Lorain County Community College students, faculty, and staff may have the opportunity to vote to legalize marijuana across the state of Ohio later this year. “I think marijuana should be legalized in Ohio for those that…

Snow bounds onto campus

Alex Delaney-Gesing & John Goold It seems as if Punxsutawney Phil and Mother Nature were on the same page when welcoming in the month of February with a white blanket covering the northern parts of Ohio. In Lorain County, an…

Board votes to increase tuition

Alex Delaney-Gesing Editor-in-Chief Lorain County Community College’s District  Board of Trustees ruled in favor of raising the tuition rate for students on Jan. 22. Set to take effect beginning the start of the 2015 summer semester, this change comes as…

Bowen: Dr.King’s work unfinished

Keith Reynolds Managing Editor Lorain County Community College’s first day of the 2015 spring semester was kicked off by the annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. celebration on Jan. 20, presented by the Offices of Student Life and Student Senate….

Local TV hosts pledge to LCCC Foundation

Alex Delaney-Gesing Editor-in-Chief Supporting and giving back to the local community of Elyria is an important priority for Dan Reaser, founder and co-host of an outdoor sportsmanship television show, and his family. On Jan. 6, in support of this core…

13th annual Zero-Proof Mix-Off serves holiday cheer

Alex Delaney-Gesing Assistant Editor With the holiday season now in full swing, festivities are a popular occurrence this time of year. Parties where the food is rich and the drinks are constantly flowing is a common theme for many. With…