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Student leaders recognized at annual success banquet

Student leaders recognized at annual success banquet

Clarion Staff Report

May 1, 2018


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Students leaders and instructors at Madison College were recognized during the Celebration of Student Success held on April 26. Five students were recognized as the Karen Roberts Student Life Leadership Award winners. They were Ousman Darboe, Christina Marshalek, Jessica Pokrandt, Kalia Vang and Katrina...

Culinary Connections

Culinary Connections

Adrienne Oliva, Editor in Chief

May 1, 2018


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Culinary instructor Joe Gaglio is hanging up his Madison College apron and retiring at the end of this semester, but not without leaving his mark on his students and the college community. For 20 years, Gaglio has worked diligently not only to introduce his students to diverse culinary experiences,...

Summer activities and events

Alison Malek, Staff Writer

May 1, 2018


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Summer is approaching, and many students simply go to work, take more classes or obtain a summer internship. For Madison College student, Keyiona Johnson, that is also the case. She spends most of her summer around campus working, student leading the Phi Theta Kappa organization, as well as being a...

Counselor speaks about survivor experiences

Megan Binkley, Opinions Editor

May 1, 2018


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More than 28 percent of all undergraduate students on college campuses experience sexual assault and abuse, according to RAINN.org. This is an issue that significantly impacts all colleges, including Madison College. The college did several things throughout the month of April to draw attention...

28 students placed at State SkillsUSA event

28 students placed at State SkillsUSA event

Submitted to the Clarion

May 1, 2018


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SkillsUSA is a club at Madison College, and many other colleges, that promotes students working towards a trade or vocation. One of SkillsUSA’s primary objective is for students to be recognized through their participation in state and national competitions. There are general competitions, like Job...

Clarion wins 19 awards at state college media contest

Clarion Staff Report

May 1, 2018


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The Clarion captured 19 awards, including eight for first-place, in the Wisconsin College Media Association’s Better Newspaper Contest. The awards were presented on April 13, at the Wisconsin Newspaper Association’s annual convention. Competing against other student newspapers across the state...

Fashion marketing symposium hosted at Madison College

Tara Olivia Martens, Staff Writer

May 1, 2018


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Fashion meeting technology was the subject at the first annual Fashion Marketing and Technology Symposium put on by the Madison College Entrepreneurship Center on April 18 at the Truax campus. The morning program consisted of eight representatives within the Wisconsin district, including DSG...

Public Safety

Public Safety

Officer Lucas Adler

May 1, 2018


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Public Safety Officers respond to many calls for service and we communicate our activities to the college community.  Here are some of the notable incidents from the past couple weeks.  On April 26, Public Safety Officers responded to a major water leak in the Health Education Building. ...

Off The Shelf: Recognizing our 2017-18 student workers

Off The Shelf: Recognizing our 2017-18 student workers

Erika Linzner, Librarian

May 1, 2018


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As the snow begins to melt, and the spring semester comes to a close, the Madison College Libraries and Student Achievement Centers would like to, once again, take an opportunity to show its profound appreciation to its student staff for their diligent efforts this past academic year. Your excellent...

New scholarship established for LGBTQA+ students

New scholarship established for LGBTQA+ students

Adrienne Oliva, Editor in Chief

May 1, 2018


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LGBTQA+ students at Madison College will soon have a specific scholarship available to them. The scholarship came as a donation from QBE, a national insurance company, to assist LGBTQA+ students in paying for their education at Madison College. Julia Haseleu, committee chair of the Rainbow Scholarship,...

South Campus fundraiser a hit

South Campus fundraiser a hit

Andrew Kicmol, Staff Writer

May 1, 2018


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Madison South Campus had a fundraiser on Friday April 20 to help raise money for the construction of a new South Campus. To help fund raise, the college had the Spanish language radio station, La Movida, do a live broadcast. The small library of South Campus was turned into a radio studio for the...

Cornille heading to Heartland

Cornille heading to Heartland

Jessica Deegan, News Editor

May 1, 2018


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After working at Madison College for nearly 18 years, Dr. Keith Cornille will soon start a new chapter of life as the president of Heartland Community College in Illinois. Although his transition will be hard, Cornille looks forward to living closer to his father and getting to see his brothers and...

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