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Schoolcraft Connection

The Student News Site of Schoolcraft College

Schoolcraft Connection

The Student News Site of Schoolcraft College

Schoolcraft Connection

This 3D rendering illustrates what the main entrance of the VisTaTech will look like after the renovation is completed
VisTaTech 2.0
Kat Wenske, Editor-in-Chief • September 23, 2022

If you’ve driven past the north side of campus, you may have noticed a lot of construction going on in front of the VisTaTech Center. Well, the building is getting a makeover.   The scope of the...

Dedicated and distinguished
Dedicated and distinguished
Jordan Weston, Staff Writer • May 10, 2022

Schoolcraft's Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Omicron Iota chapter travelled to Denver, Colorado April 6-9, to attend Catalyst, PTK's annual international...

The Schoolcraft Mathematics Department hosted its 27th annual Pythagorean Prize competition. This years winners (left to right) second place winner, Joseph Rosato, first place winner Olivia Hudson and third place Russell Clark.
Acknowledging success
Matthew Kern, Managing Editor • May 6, 2022

The Schoolcraft Mathematics Department held its 27th annual Pythagorean Prize competition. This is the department’s largest scholarship prize...

Members of the 2021-22 Schoolcraft Connection Staff (Back Row L to R) Alexander Hawthorne (Staff Writer), Ben Bolstrum (Editor-in-Chief), Matthew Kern (Managing Editor), Matt Karbownik (Layout and Design Editor, (Front Row L to R) Armando Saucedo (Multimedia Editor), Sasha Spearman (Design intern), Vae O’Neil (Arts & Entertainment Editor), and Jordan Weston (Staff Writer). The staff won 14 awards in state journalism contests for the 2021-22 academic year.
Exceptional journalism honored
April 26, 2022

Journalism excellence continues for the Schoolcraft Connection. The Connection staff received 14 awards from the Michigan Community College...

The power of words
The power of words
English professor releases new children’s book
Ben Bolstrum, Managing Editor • September 30, 2022

Not every journey ends the same way it begins. This is especially true for Brynne Barnes, who ended up as an English professor at Schoolcraft College, as well as a children’s author after originally...

Hinkle Center to host “Buying a Home” workshop Sept. 29
Hinkle Center to host “Buying a Home” workshop Sept. 29
Ben Bolstrum, Managing Editor • September 26, 2022

Living accommodations can be a struggle to come across for a college student balancing so many other aspects of life. This is why the Hinkle Student Resource Center will be hosting a workshop on how to...

Joe Rogers of the Wildlife Recovery Association holds up a Short Eared Owl to audience members at the Birds of Prey show in 2019. The Birds of Prey Show returns to SC on September 28 for two shows.
Old tradition soars back to campus
Sara Mallory , Staff Writer • September 26, 2022

For the first time since 2019, Schoolcraft welcomes back the Birds of Prey Educational Seminar. Striving to promote interest in native wildlife, Joe Rogers of the Wildlife Recovery Association will...

Schoolcraft-Business-Club
Down to business
Kathryn Wenske, Editor-in-Chief • September 20, 2022

Students who are aspiring entrepreneurs or simply interested in business and want to know how to start their own now have the opportunity at Schoolcraft to learn the ins and outs of creating one.   The...

FavFall
Our favorite parts of fall
Schoolcraft Connection Editorial staff September 26, 2022

The Vibe No season comes close to beating the vibe that fall gives off.  As soon as the leaves...

What's going on at *School Daze?!* 2022
September 23, 2022

Take a look back at the super fun event that Schoolcraft College hosted on Sept. 19! School Daze gives...

Sanguineous symphony of soliloquies
Sanguineous symphony of soliloquies
Marissa Getschman, Arts and Entertainment Editor • September 23, 2022

Rating: 8.5/10 Imagine Dragons released “Mercury” in 2021, which climbed the charts rapidly due...

Ocelots lose to Bears in three straight sets
Ocelots lose to Bears in three straight sets
Mason Cone, Staff Writer • September 30, 2022

The Schoolcraft Ocelots Women’s volleyball team fell short 3 sets to 0 (25-14, 25-15, 25-16) at home...

Schoolcraft Womens Soccer ends in 0-0 tie against #6 ranked Muskegon
Ocelots tie Muskegon 0-0
Summer Sultana , Production Artist • September 26, 2022

For full game stats go to https://www.mccaa.org/sports/wsoc/2022-23/boxscores/20220924_3ws3.xml

The Schoolcraft Mens Soccer team beats the Muskegon Jayhawks, 3-0 on Saturday, September 24, 2022.
Rising to the top
Summer Sultana, Production Artist • September 26, 2022

  For full game stats go to  https://www.mccaa.org/sports/msoc/2022-23/boxscores/20220924_aev4.xml Next...

Sanguineous symphony of soliloquies
Sanguineous symphony of soliloquies
Imagine Dragons reinvents their style with new album “Mercury”
Marissa Getschman, Arts and Entertainment Editor • September 23, 2022

Rating: 8.5/10 Imagine Dragons released “Mercury” in 2021, which climbed the charts rapidly due to the hit song “Enemy” gaining popularity thanks...

BetterCallSaul
That’s Saul for now, folks
Ben Bolstrum, Managing Editor • September 21, 2022

10/10 When Vince Gilligan created “Breaking Bad” in 2008, he told the story of how an overqualified high school chemistry teacher with stage III cancer went on to become a drug kingpin. Gilligan’s ultimate goal was to answer the question of how...

Gravedigger - Open Auditions
A grave casting call
Marissa Getschman, Arts and Entertainment Editor • September 8, 2022

Auditions for The Gravedigger: A Frankenstein Play set for Sept 13 and 14 It’s time for the first play of the season to commence! Auditions for “The Gravedigger: A Frankenstein Play” will take place on Sept. 13 and 14 at 7 p.m. at the James R....

Come on in, water’s fine
Come on in, water’s fine
Vae O’Neil, Arts and Entertainment Editor • June 22, 2022

Rating: 10/10 When someone comes along from a place named so mystically as the Isle of Wight, it would be of little surprise that they’d offer something truly special about themselves. Rhian Teasdale and Hester Chambers, both native to England’s...

Schoolcraft College & Student Activities is proud to present DEI Corner
Schoolcraft College & Student Activities is proud to present DEI Corner
Kat Wenske September 30, 2022

Schoolcraft College Learning Support Services and Diversity, Equity and Engagement Changemakers, are helping to change the way we look at Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) in higher education. One of the ways we’re creating a more diverse and equitable...

Weston: Slackers are not cool
Weston: Slackers are not cool
Jordan Weston, Staff Writer • September 26, 2022

When I was in high school, I didn't know what I wanted to do with my life, and the answer is still uncertain. However, although I didn't know...

FavFall
Our favorite parts of fall
Schoolcraft Connection Editorial staff September 26, 2022

The Vibe No season comes close to beating the vibe that fall gives off.  As soon as the leaves begin to change and t-shirts get traded...

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Hispanic Heritage Month
TaQuilla Kusero & Catreese Qualls September 22, 2022

ADVERTORIAL Schoolcraft College is proud to recognize Hispanic Heritage Month, celebrated annually from Sept. 15 - Oct. 15 to recognize the...

Schoolcraft Womens Soccer ends in 0-0 tie against #6 ranked Muskegon
Ocelots tie Muskegon 0-0
Summer Sultana , Production Artist • September 26, 2022

For full game stats go to https://www.mccaa.org/sports/wsoc/2022-23/boxscores/20220924_3ws3.xml

The Schoolcraft Mens Soccer team beats the Muskegon Jayhawks, 3-0 on Saturday, September 24, 2022.
Rising to the top
Summer Sultana, Production Artist • September 26, 2022

  For full game stats go to  https://www.mccaa.org/sports/msoc/2022-23/boxscores/20220924_aev4.xml Next...

What do Sports Newcomers Anticipate For The Fall Season?
September 26, 2022

Join Kat Wenske as she interviews some of the newcomers from the fall semester sports teams!

What's going on at *School Daze?!* 2022
September 23, 2022

Take a look back at the super fun event that Schoolcraft College hosted on Sept. 19! School Daze gives students information...