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College hosts virtual graduation ceremony

Alfreeda L. Davidson, a nursing graduate, was the student speaker for the Fall 2020 graduation.
January 19, 2021

The end of 2020 also marked the end of a semester at Madison College, and while this last semester had its challenges, 893 students rose to the challenge and were eligible to graduate this past December....

Meet Clarion Radio’s new GM

Cassandra Cullen is Clarion Radio’s new General Manager, pictured at a radio booth at one of the campus club events.
January 19, 2021

Imagine driving home from work. Everything about the journey is the same as the day before. The congested traffic, the light of day turning into dusk and the constant battle of the static on the radio....

Vaccine becomes available

Vaccine becomes available
January 19, 2021

COVID-19 has plagued our planet for about a year now. Since it was qualified as a national pandemic, government testing facilities all over the world have been working day in and day out to create a vaccine...

Raving for Anime Ramen

New York style pizza made from the comfort of home.
January 19, 2021

The meals in anime always look so enticing, especially the ramen. Thankfully, with a few additions, grocery store ramen transforms into the steamy, flavorful meal seen in Japanese animation. With the image...

Crocket an ESports National Champ

Kaden Crockett wins college’s first ESports title.
January 19, 2021

Kaden Crockett won a national title playing Super Smash Bros. When it comes to winning big again next season, he says “I think it would be really funny if I could win twice in a row...Historically,...

Textbook Rental Return Deadline Jan. 5

Textbook Rental Return Deadline Jan. 5
December 10, 2020

The end of a semester is typically characterized with final exams, extra credit, and textbook rental returns. Lucky for Madison College students, rented textbooks won’t be due back until Jan. 5, allowing...

Karben4 Brewing Igloos

Made out of PVC and durable covers, these igloos limit contact with other groups to decrease the spread of COVID-19.
Microbrew near campus tries a safer way to spend a night out
December 10, 2020

Karben4 brewing had its third week of bringing in customers to try out their version of a safer way to spend a night out while COVID is still an issue. The brewery has set up igloos made up of PVC and...

Indoor Activities to Keep You Busy During the Pandemic

Indoor Activities to Keep You Busy During the Pandemic
December 10, 2020

With days getting colder, lockdowns and the pandemic continuing to worsen; It can be difficult to find ways to stay occupied. Long gone are the days of excitement for being able to stay inside and make...

“Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind” is an insightful, surreal film

Jim Carrey and Kate Winslet star in “Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind.”
December 10, 2020

I’m not a huge fan of romance movies. They’re all the same to me; a girl meets the man of her dreams, they fall in love, and live happily ever after. But “Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind”...

The Wolfpack Says “Game On”, On its Way to the Esports Playoffs

Madison College Esports coach Joe Hanson answers questions during an interview posted on the WolfPack Athletics website.
December 10, 2020

More than halfway through a playoff hopeful inaugural Esports season, Madison College’s athletic department officially started rolling out plans for its upcoming 2021 Spring semester on Nov.19, with...

Madison Celebrates as Joe Biden Becomes President-Elect

Joe Biden’s supporters gather at the capitol to celebrate his presidential victory.
November 24, 2020

After roughly four days of the country waiting in anguish, on Nov. 7, Joe Biden became the projected winner of the 2020 presidential election. Seemingly in an instant, downtown Madison, a crucial city...

The Beacon offers positive experience for both volunteers and guests

The Beacon offers positive experience for both volunteers and guests
November 24, 2020

Volunteering can have a positive impact on someone’s life. At The Beacon, this is especially true. The Beacon is a daytime resource center for homeless men, women, and children in Dane County. Volunteer...

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