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This Is Art – Repeat after me

This Is Art – Repeat after me

By: Jack Rechsteiner, managing editor What is an artist supposed to be? I feel like this is the question on the forefront of the minds of people who are coming into their own as artists. Even long-established artists can be plagued with thoughts of whether or not they’re doing it “right,” but in the early stages of developing yourself as […]

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Public safety reacts to alleged threat on campus

Public safety reacts to alleged threat on campus

By: Jessica Sierocki, co-editor-in-chief UNIVERSITY CENTER – Wednesday, March 21, Delta College Public Safety sent out an emergency alert of a concerning drawing that a student found on a bathroom stall door in the E-wing men’s restroom. The drawing of a handgun had what appeared to be numbers spelling out the date March 22 (3/22/18). The following Monday, March 26, […]

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Community fundraises for young, black and beaten

Community fundraises for young, black and beaten

By: Jack Rechsteiner, managing editor “I told my best friend in the car to record what was happening because I actually thought I might die.” These are words most people never have to say throughout their life. For some, it’s nearly impossible to think of a situation where they would have to say something like that. They were Cornelius Phelps’s […]

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Delta Collegiate takes home 11 awards

Delta Collegiate takes home 11 awards

By: Delta Collegiate Staff  The Delta Collegiate staff was honored with 11 combined awards on Saturday, April 7 for work that its reporters, photographers and videographers have done over the past year. Since 2013, the Michigan Community College Press Association has been bringing together community college journalism members from across the state to celebrate their achievements. Holding an annual conference […]

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Public office positions need term, age limits

Public office positions need term, age limits

By: Carter Houtman, reporter There are currently 25 sitting United States senators over the age of 70 sitting in office. That number rises to 39 sitting senators, if you take everyone who is 66 years old and up. 66, coincidentally, is the current retirement age to begin collecting Social Security checks in the United States. The whole reason why we […]

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Wish clothes, for better or worse

Wish clothes, for better or worse

By: Aubrie Smith, co-editor-in-chief The wish.com ads are compelling, I will give them that. One day, while twiddling my thumbs between commitments, I stumbled across wish reviews on YouTube. For $5 clothes, almost all of the reviewers seemed pleasantly surprised. I was compelled, especially as a thicker woman. One noticeable thing the YouTubers had in common was their small build. […]

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Communication: How much is too much?

Communication: How much is too much?

By: Aubrie Smith, co-editor-in-chief Each week as I sit and think of my latest Honest Monogamist topic, I always seem to come back to the same ending point: strengthen the communication. Everything seems fixable if you’re open to honest discussion, change and constructive criticism. I saw a quote dwindling online that said: “Remember, it’s not you versus him, it’s you […]

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Tri-City Hotspot: Live Oak Coffeehouse

Tri-City Hotspot: Live Oak Coffeehouse

By: Carter Houtman, reporter Since its opening in January of 2017, Live Oak Coffeehouse’s parking lot has always been packed and the baristas have been working nonstop to make the coffee shop a place that is as welcoming as it is exciting. At 711 Ashman St. in Midland, Live Oak is in a prime location. Photos by Kelly. Live Oak […]

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Populace named best coffee in Michigan

Populace named best coffee in Michigan

By: Carter Houtman, reporter Populace Coffee was recently named best coffee in Michigan by MLive. Populace, being its own roaster, has the ability to hand-select the best coffee that they have imported, making sure that their customers get the best they can offer. Populace Coffee was named the best place in Michigan to get a cup of coffee. March 29, […]

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School walkouts: Good or bad press?

School walkouts: Good or bad press?

By: Carter Houtman, reporter On March 14, in high schools and colleges across the nation, students participated in National School Walkout Day to protest gun violence in the United States. This came one month after the school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. The shooting left 17 victims, students and faculty alike, dead, and many young […]

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