• Sustainability programs featured at board meeting

    By Jessica Sierocki, co-editor-in-chief UNIVERSITY CENTER – Delta College’s sustainability programs were featured in the monthly board meeting held Dec. 12. Linda Petee, Sustainability and Risk Management Coordinator, and Janis Kendziorski, Associate Professor of Accounting, led a presentation regarding the college’s utilization of sustainability in and out of the classroom. “Sustainability is identified as one of the college’s strategic focus […]

    Sustainability programs featured at board meeting
  • Dow Gardens hosts annual Christmas Walk
  • Arts and crafts show hosted by DECA

    Video by Kevin Lazzarro Photos by Michael Piwowarski

    Arts and crafts show hosted by DECA
  • Our View: Holiday inequality is religious inequality

    As our plates fill with turkey and stuffing, employees all over the world make sure that shelves are stocked and displays are set. At what point do we let the workers rest and enjoy their families? Employees work around the clock, braving the Black Friday crowds, their stomachs untouched by their family’s turkeys. They look ahead to a time where […]

    Our View: Holiday inequality is religious inequality
  • Delta Discourse: Pineapple on pizza

    Pineapple: A sweet and spiky abomination By Jessica Sierocki, co-editor-in-chief A soft but crispy, buttery crust. Gooey cheese with a sweet and tangy sauce. Honestly, there is nothing better than a perfectly hot piece of pizza. It is one of the few foods that one can never tire of because there are so many different ways to customize it. There […]

    Delta Discourse: Pineapple on pizza
  • Delta professor gives perspective on life outside classroom

    By Joe Thornton, reporter While scrolling through the Delta College class catalog, multiple professors’ names flood the page. “C. Starkey” sits among those teaching English along with various other subjects in the field and seems to be simply another name on a page. Anyone who knows Crystal Starkey is aware of her role in the Honors Program, Phi Theta Kappa […]

    Delta professor gives perspective on life outside classroom
  • Larry Ramseyer retires after 33 years

    By Jessica Sierocki, co-editor-in-chief Dec. 31 will mark the retirement of Larry Ramseyer’s 33 years as Director of Facilities Management at Delta College. Growing up only four miles from Delta, Ramseyer’s interest of architecture was sparked while helping his carpenter father build houses. Ramseyer attended Delta College when he began furthering his education before attending the University of Michigan. While […]

    Larry Ramseyer retires after 33 years
  • Zolkowski deemed competent to stand trial

    By Jessica Sierocki, co-editor-in-chief BAY CITY – Former Delta College student Mary Zolkowski was deemed competent to stand trial Dec. 7. Zolkowski is charged with falsely claiming she was raped on Delta College’s main campus in February. She is facing up to four years in prison and a fine of $2,000. Dr. Susan Tremonte of Center for Forensic Psychiatry determined […]

    Zolkowski deemed competent to stand trial
  • Trump on Sports

    By Adam Przeslak, sports editor To understand why the president’s relationship with sports is the way it is, we must first dive into Trump’s history with the sporting world, specifically football. Trump attempted to purchase an NFL team in the 1980s but was outbid. He then purchased the New Jersey Generals, a United States Football League team, and immediately kick-started […]

    Trump on Sports
  • Lady Pioneers fall to Lansing Community College, bring record to 2-3

    By Adam Przeslak, sports editor Delta’s Lady Pioneers took on the Lansing Community College Stars on Dec. 1 in the Pioneer Gym. The Pioneers had it rough from the jump when they were outscored 27-16 by the Stars in the first quarter. However, a second quarter rally would put the Lady Pioneers up at halftime 39-36. A slow second quarter […]

    Lady Pioneers fall to Lansing Community College, bring record to 2-3

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Sustainability programs featured at board meeting

Sustainability programs featured at board meeting

December 14, 2017 at 2:02 PM

By Jessica Sierocki, co-editor-in-chief UNIVERSITY CENTER – Delta College’s sustainability programs were featured in the monthly board meeting held Dec. 12. Linda Petee,...

Arts & Entertainment »

The best and worst of holiday films

The best and worst of holiday films

December 4, 2017 at 4:37 PM

By Aubrie Smith, co-editor-in-chief Looking for some good holiday-themed entertainment this season? Grab an old Christmas classic that’s sure to make you feel warm and cozy...

Collegiate Life »

Delta professor gives perspective on life outside classroom

Delta professor gives perspective on life outside classroom

December 8, 2017 at 2:07 PM

By Joe Thornton, reporter While scrolling through the Delta College class catalog, multiple professors’ names flood the page. “C. Starkey” sits among those teaching...

  • Larry Ramseyer retires after 33 years
    Larry Ramseyer retires after 33 years

    By Jessica Sierocki, co-editor-in-chief Dec. 31 will mark the retirement of Larry Ramseyer’s 33 years as Director...

    December 8, 2017 at 2:02 PM
  • Delta students speak about body image
    Delta students speak about body image

    By Michael Piwowarski, photographer BAY CITY – A group of students from Professor Barb Handley-Miller’s COM-214W...

    December 4, 2017 at 4:43 PM
  • Merry Petmas
    Merry Petmas

    By Aubrie Smith, co-editor-in-chief During these holidays, don’t exclude your four-legged friends. If you’re...

    November 29, 2017 at 4:29 PM

Opinion »

Our View: Holiday inequality is religious inequality

Our View: Holiday inequality is religious inequality

December 8, 2017 at 2:18 PM

As our plates fill with turkey and stuffing, employees all over the world make sure that shelves are stocked and displays are set. At what point do we let the workers rest...

Sports »

Trump on Sports

Trump on Sports

December 4, 2017 at 5:09 PM

By Adam Przeslak, sports editor To understand why the president’s relationship with sports is the way it is, we must first dive into Trump’s history with the sporting...

Science/Health/Tech »

Between the Sheets – A majora misconception

Between the Sheets – A majora misconception

January 9, 2017 at 8:00 AM

By MaCayla Jablonski, assistant editor-in-chief.  Abraham Maslow, an American psychologist, believed there were five levels of needs that humans must meet in order to grow...

  • Super Mario runs into app stores
    Super Mario runs into app stores

    By MaCayla Jablonski, Editor-in-Chief. After years of anticipation, Nintendo has finally announced a Super Mario...

    December 5, 2016 at 5:00 PM
  • Pokemon updates in a major way
    Pokemon updates in a major way

    By Erik Hopkins, staff reporter. Since Pokémon GO came out over the summer, the once extremely popular app is...

    November 29, 2016 at 8:00 AM
  • Survivors of suicide stick together
    Survivors of suicide stick together

    By Brandi Miller, staff reporter. On Nov. 19 the organization Survivors of Suicide gathered together at the Bavarian...

    November 29, 2016 at 8:00 AM

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Delta Pioneers defeat Lansing remain undefeated

Delta Pioneers defeat Lansing remain undefeated

By Joe Thornton, reporter The Delta Pioneers men’s basketball team came prepared for their game against the Lansing Stars from Lansing Community College on Dec. 1. Delta came out with energy and aggression storming out to a 10-0 lead. Momentum continued to build and then the cathartic moment arrived; Jalen Fykes slammed down a monster alley-oop that left the Stars […]

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Delta students speak about body image

Delta students speak about body image

By Michael Piwowarski, photographer BAY CITY – A group of students from Professor Barb Handley-Miller’s COM-214W Small Group Communication class spoke to an assembly of middle school students from Christa McAuliffe Middle School at the lecture theater in John Glenn High School Nov. 30, 2017. The class was assigned to do a group service learning project for the fall term. […]

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The best and worst of holiday films

The best and worst of holiday films

By Aubrie Smith, co-editor-in-chief Looking for some good holiday-themed entertainment this season? Grab an old Christmas classic that’s sure to make you feel warm and cozy or a holiday season stinker that will make you choke on your eggnog with laughter. Top five holiday favorites White Christmas You can’t go wrong with this holiday classic. Nothing will put you in […]

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This Is Art – The effect of streaming services on the music industry

This Is Art – The effect of streaming services on the music industry

By Jack Rechsteiner, managing editor How do you listen to music today? Probably Spotify or Bandcamp or Google Music or YouTube. Gone are the days of listening to physical copies of music. Sure, some musical diehards (myself included) still purchase vinyl or cassettes to hold onto, but the majority of people only listen to music on digital formats. They don’t […]

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Multiple powerful men face accusations for sexual misconduct

Multiple powerful men face accusations for sexual misconduct

By Joe Thornton, reporter Within the last couple months more than 30 powerful men who are household names in the United States have been accused of sexual misconduct. All of these men were in positions of power over the people whom they have allegedly assaulted. Some of the names amid the accusations are as follows: Harvey Weinstein, Kevin Spacey, Ben […]

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Adelante Awards celebrate Hispanic success

Adelante Awards celebrate Hispanic success

By Joe Thornton, reporter SAGINAW – The Dow Event Center was abundant with life and laughter Dec. 2 as the eighth annual Adelante Awards took place. The award ceremony is presented by La Unión Cívica Mexicana, which is a group that has been based in Saginaw since 1945 with the goal of spreading Hispanic pride. The award ceremony was hosted […]

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New lifelong learning classes come to Delta

New lifelong learning classes come to Delta

By Jaylie Dice, photographer Looking to deepen your knowledge and expand your interests in the New Year? Delta College is offering 17 new courses for continuing education and online learning. Whether you are hoping to acquire a valuable skill, pick up a new hobby or simply broaden your friend circle, Delta has something for you! Here are the top-five highly […]

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Merry Petmas

Merry Petmas

By Aubrie Smith, co-editor-in-chief During these holidays, don’t exclude your four-legged friends. If you’re looking for more reasons to be extra this season, here are some pet-tivities. Bake them some treats. There are Pinterest boards for days about homemade animal treats. Break out your baking skills and give your pet a healthy snack they can open under the tree. Treat […]

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Delta Lifestyle – Shoes in style

Delta Lifestyle – Shoes in style

By Michael Pieper, mass media student While we have looked at many fashion tips and tricks throughout the semester, I felt it would be appropriate to talk about one of the most subtle, yet impressionable ways to show your sense of fashion: shoes. Shoes sometimes go unrecognized as a staple for fashion. You may have picked out that perfect outfit, […]

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Local shops to look out for in downtown Bay City

Local shops to look out for in downtown Bay City

By Michaela Garcia, Mass Media student Shopping locally is very important. It keeps your city alive and shows your support to local business owners. If you are walking in downtown Bay City you will notice numerous local stores where you can shop. Ferne Boutique Ferne Boutique on Washington Avenue is the perfect place to go shopping with a group of […]

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