The Clarion

New slate of Senators to take seats for upcoming year

Andrew Kicmol, Editor in Chief

April 9, 2019


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Results are in for Student Senate elections for 2019-2020 academic year. All positions have been elected by students of Madison College and still need to be accepted by senators to make everything final. Approximately 2.7 percent of the student population voted in this year’s election, which is aro...

OFFTHESHELF

OFFTHESHELF

Kris Glodoski Wolf, Librarian

April 9, 2019


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Spring semester never really feels like spring until now. Those first couple months are so cold and snow-filled that by the time Spring Break passes by, I’m grateful for the sun and pops of color peeking through the earth. Which brings me to my focal point: Monday, April 22 is Earth Day. I’ve always...

Public Safety

Officer Lucas Adler

April 9, 2019


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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 March 18, while on patrol, a Public Safety officer came upon an individual at the Downtown campus who was tres...

CAMPUS UPDATES

CLARION STAFF REPORT

April 9, 2019


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Activities planned for  National Library Week Join the library staff for a celebration of National Library Week, April 8-14. The libraries will host these events: • Caption Contest: Caption vintage photos from our DTEC Campus Library for the chance to win an Ultimate Ears Wonderboom Bluetooth speak...

What is Culture and Climate at Madison College?

What is Culture and Climate at Madison College?

Cat Larsen, Staff Writer

April 9, 2019


Filed under Arts & Culture, News

The Culture and Climate department at Madison College is a subdivision overseen by the Office of Equity, Inclusion, and Community Engagement. They help to organize learning events at Madison College. Culture and Climate recently brought Sonya Renee Taylor to campus. Taylor is an author, poet, social just...

Speaker creates content for language learning

Katie Paape, News Editor

April 9, 2019


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On March 27, Madison College’s STEM center had guest speaker Andy Plante-Kropp speak about language learning software Voxy, and the unexpected twists and turns of her life that lead her to become a Voxy partner. Plante-Kropp graduated with a degree in linguistics and German from the University of N...

A counselor’s perspective on coping with addictions

A counselor’s perspective  on coping with addictions

Caleb Brown, Contributor

April 9, 2019


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Madison College Counselor John Boyne spoke to a journalism class about his role counseling students with drug and alcohol issues. Boyne’s presentation earlier this semester for an Intro to Journalism class covered drug abuse awareness and prevention, addiction issues, and personal responsibility. He...

Adobe evangelist presents at Center for Entrepreneurship event

Adobe evangelist presents at Center for Entrepreneurship event

Emily Dimond, Staff Writer

April 9, 2019


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On Tuesday, April 2, the Madison College Center for Entrepreneurship brought principle Adobe Evangelist Julieanne Kost to Madison College. Julieanne Kost is a highly sought-after speaker for the Digital Imaging franchise, as she shares her knowledge and creativity in Adobe Lightroom and Adobe Photosh...

Vietnam vets share their stories with students

Vietnam vets share their stories with students

Brad Burt, Staff Writer

April 9, 2019


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Honoring Vietnam veterans was the subject of the Vietnam War Veterans Day event held on March 29 at the Truax Campus. There were several displays set up with various gear and equipment used during the war, with veterans there to answer any questions people had while looking at the exhibits. Many veterans...

Having a lasting impact

Having a lasting impact

Joseph Craker, Sports Editor

April 9, 2019


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While spring break memories fade quickly for most, some students as well as staff at Madison College have memories that will leave a lasting impact. Over the past decade, volunteers from Madison College have been offering up their annual time away from class to help those in need.  This year was no...

Public Safety Office reaches out to support sexual assault victims

Public Safety Office reaches out to support sexual assault victims

Amara Gobermann & Mandy Scheuer, Managing Editor and Arts Editor

April 9, 2019


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Awareness of sexual assault is the priority for Madison College Public Safety this April. John Flannery “Flan” Public Safety Director and Alfred “Freddie” Arthurs Public Safety Shift Lead want the community of Madison College to feel safe, and know that they can be trusted. “We have resources...

Pets available to adopt from Vet Tech program

Pets available to adopt from Vet Tech program

Mandy Scheuer, Arts Editor

April 9, 2019


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The Madison College’s Pet Adoption Open House was on Tuesday, March 25. There you could pet several dogs, and several cats. The animals were very friendly and obedient. Some animals that are friendly, but also energetic, may or may not scare away the potential adopters, depending the one’s personali...

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