A Student Publication of Lorain County Community College

President’s Forum engages student community

JRNM 223 students “These types of forums help us hone in on what the Vision 2.0 priorities should be,” Tracy Green said during this semester’s President’s Forum. Green is the vice president of strategic and institutional development. The President’s Forum,…

STEMM Symposium promotes science disciplines

Kimberly Teodecki Contributor Lorain County Community College hosted a Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and Medicine (STEMM) Symposium Friday, Apr. 4. Early college students were encouraged to take part in the symposium that consisted of seven LCCC staff members and current…

Tuition lock guarantee for students

Sonal Dhiman Staff Writer Full-time students at LCCC can take advantage of the tuition lock guarantee when they enroll in fall 2014 and spring 2015. The District Board of Trustees, in a board meeting on March 27, adopted the tuition…

Minimum wage sparks debate

Alex Delaney-Gesing JRNM 151 student During President Barack Obama’s 2014 State of the Union address in January, he declared his intentions to raise the national minimum wage to $10.10 an hour by the second half of 2016. In a weekly…

Service hours cut for student and part-time workers

Alex Delaney-Gesing JRNM 151 student As a result of recent budget cuts that took effect Monday March 3, certain student and part-time workers at Lorain County Community College have had their hours reduced. Operating hours in the Enrollment Services, Financial…

STEMM Symposium coming to LCCC

Suzy Rowe Contributor “They get to walk in, open up an incubator, and find something no one else in the world knows,” said Professor Dr. Harry Kestler, a science professor at Lorain County Community College, on what he tells his…

Tuition hike in sight for students

By Sonal Dhiman Staff Writer s.dhiman1@mail.lorainccc.edu Dr. Roy C. Church, President of Lorain County Community College, and the District Board of Trustees passed a motion that permits a $3.84 per credit hour hike in tuition for LCCC students, in a…

Campus holds Dr. Martin Luther King memorial

By Kimberly Teodecki Staff Writer kimberlyteodecki@gmail.com Lorain County Community College observed Martin Luther King day with music, food, and a speech from  renowned college speaker W. Shawn Ramey.  The memorial service was delivered in the college commons at Lorain County…

Freshman Joe Kowalski takes job for national television

By Karl Schneider Managing Editor k.schneider2@mail.lorainccc.edu Sometimes, it’s the little things that put us on the big paths in life. For Joe Kowalski, freshman at Lorain County Community College, it was Disc 2 of Monsters Inc. that let him find…

Professor takes poetry to prison

By Karl Schneider Managing Editor “Dare I dream to be free to fly and see God’s creation and beauty, as only a honeybee can see” -excerpt from LorCI inmate Richard W. Stilson’s, ‘Dare I Dream to Be…’ The limits of…