Category: News

Next step for sustainability at Delta College focuses on power of single action

Next step for sustainability at Delta College focuses on power of single action

By Adam Przeslak, sports editor. Green isn’t just one of the school colors at Delta College – it means a lot more. Delta College has already made enormous efforts to reduce its campuses’ carbon footprint and promote sustainability, but is now campaigning about the importance of the “power of a single action.” Many students, staff and faculty members have noticed the […]

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2018 Delta College’s Spirit of Martin Luther King Jr. awarded to Veronica Bond

2018 Delta College’s Spirit of Martin Luther King Jr. awarded to Veronica Bond

By Joe Thornton, reporter. Business services specialist Veronica Bond has been named as the recipient of the Spirit of Martin Luther King Jr. award presented by Delta College’s Black Faculty and Staff Association. This award is given to a staff member that visibly possesses the characteristics of Martin Luther King Jr. in their community and on the Delta College campus. When […]

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Public Safety Annual Safety Report

Public Safety Annual Safety Report

By Adam Przeslak, sports editor. The Delta College Department of Public Safety releases an annual safety report regarding the campuses of the college and any crimes or infractions that took place during the past three years. A 2017 edition of the annual safety report was released in December of 2017 that covers statistics for 2016, 2015 and 2014. This edition of […]

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Judge Linda Davis speaks at monthly FAN meeting

Judge Linda Davis speaks at monthly FAN meeting

By Michael Piwowarski, photojournalist. Families Against Narcotics, a Macomb County-based organization providing help and educating the community on drug abuse and heroin addiction, held a meeting at Delta College on Thursday, January 11 at 7 p.m. Judge Linda Davis, the founder of FAN, was a guest speaker at the event. As a drudge court judge and the mother of a daughter […]

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Delta College says, ‘I still have a dream’

Delta College says, ‘I still have a dream’

By Jack Rechsteiner, managing editor. While other universities in the area are treating Martin Luther King Jr. Day as a reason for a long weekend to procrastinate on homework and do laundry, Delta College is keeping Martin Luther King Jr.’s dream alive. In observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Delta College made the executive decision to stay open just as […]

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Board discusses Second Chance Pell Initiative

Board discusses Second Chance Pell Initiative

By Jessica Sierocki, co-editor-in-chief. UNIVERSITY CENTER – Delta College is one of three colleges in Michigan that offers classes to local inmates in the Saginaw Correctional Facility through the Second Chance Pell Initiative. The program started in January of 2017 and allows students to earn a degree in an Associate in Business Studies in small business management and entrepreneurship. Delta College […]

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Delta enhances Title IX policy

Delta enhances Title IX policy

By Aubrie Smith, co-editor-in-chief. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos rescinded existing guidance on how schools and universities should approach allegations of sexual misconduct under the Title IX law in September of 2017. The federal law prohibits institutions that receive federal funding from discriminating based on gender. DeVos has since then proposed changes on a school’s responsibility to respond to sexual assault allegations […]

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President Trump signs Republican Tax Plan

President Trump signs Republican Tax Plan

By Adam Przeslak, sports editor. President Trump signed a Republican tax plan that reached his desk on Dec. 22. The plan, entitled the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, was the first widespread tax overhaul to be passed by the United States government since Ronald Reagan was in office. The first aspects of the tax bill went into action on […]

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Renovations on the way for Delta College main campus

Renovations on the way for Delta College main campus

By Joe Thornton, reporter. As Delta College continues to keep its campus updated with modern technology, a new series of renovations are on the way. These renovations are in accordance to the Delta College master construction plan that was completed in 2003 but most recently updated in 2017. The master plan serves as an outline for future enhancements to the campus. […]

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Delta student wins two local writing awards

Delta student wins two local writing awards

UNIVERSITY CENTER – Delta student and writer extraordinaire Jack Rechsteiner won first place in two categories in the local The Liberal Arts Network Development Writing Contest. The LAND Contest gives Michigan writers the opportunity to compete against their peers in categories such as essay, fiction and poetry.

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