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A 14 million to 1 chance

A 14 million to 1 chance

Sean Bull, Broadcast Manager

May 7, 2019

It’s been two weeks. What can I say about “Avengers: Endgame” that hasn’t already been said by millions? It’s good, you already know that. This year, so far, has been a great year for superhero movies. Heck, just last issue, I called “Shazam!” the best superhero movie this decade. I sti...

Mental Health Awareness Day

Mental Health Awareness Day

Andrew Kicmol E, ditor in Chief

April 23, 2019

Earlier this month Intercultural Exchange and Madison College had a mental health day to help raise awareness to students about the importance of mental health in communities of color. While specifically targeted at communities of color the event was open for all students. It was the most attended event ...

Filmmaker discusses ‘Southern Rites’ at UW presentation

Filmmaker discusses ‘Southern Rites’ at UW presentation

Emily Dimond, Photographer

April 23, 2019

Gillian Laub visited Madison to premier her film as a part of a traveling exhibit. The issue of racism in the south is the basis of the film “Southern Rites,” shown at UW-Union South the HBO film was directed by Laub who was available for a Q&A after the film. Laub graduated from the University o...

College holds Dark Skies Severe Weather Seminar

College holds Dark Skies Severe Weather Seminar

Katie Paape, News Editor

April 23, 2019

Madison College recently held a Dark Skies Severe Weather Seminar. The annual event which gave advice for safety in severe weather, a review of the surprising flooding Madison experienced last August, and other severe weather planning strategies. The April 13 event featured Tim Halbach from the National W...

A veteran’s wish list for Madison’s new mayor

A veteran’s wish list for Madison’s new mayor

Brad Burt, Staff Writer

April 23, 2019

Every time a new official is elected to public office, they implement their own policies and agenda. As one of the many Madison-area veterans, there are a few things I’d like to see newly-elected Mayor Satya Rhodes-Conway add to the city’s to-do list. I would like to see the Mayor assist veterans with ...

Takumi a cozy environment for a sushi night out

Takumi a cozy environment for a sushi night out

TARA OLIVIA MARTENS, Staff Writer

April 23, 2019

If you’re looking for a small restaurant with an authentic sushi experience, look no further than Takumi sushi. Takumi is just 10 minutes from Truax campus and within two blocks of East Towne Mall in the Essex Square Shopping Center. As you walk in Takumi you will see a cozy bar that seats 10, and t...

Vietnam vets share their stories with students

Vietnam vets share their stories with students

Brad Burt, Staff Writer

April 9, 2019

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

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

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

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...

Twitter and the President

Twitter and the President

EZRA PETERS, Staff Writer

April 9, 2019

Twitter is rolling out some new changes concerning how they handle violations of their terms of service. Usually when someone posts something heinous enough to get the twitter cops on their tails, its lights out for their account. For a public persona, getting banned just might mark the end of thei...

Volunteering at home

Volunteering at home

CLARION STAFF REPORT

March 27, 2019

Almost every year, the students who have gone on alternative break trips have made a presentation about their trip to the Madison College District Board. Often, these students would get asked the same question from various members of the board, said Volunteer Center coordinator Brianna Stapleton Welch. “They’d...

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