A legacy of service

Schoolcraft President wins Livonia Legacy Award by Clarisa Russenberger | Managing Editor Photos courtesy of Schoolcraft College  Schoolcraft President, Dr. Conway A. Jeffress, was awarded the Livonia Legacy Award Feb. 20 at the Livonia Chamber of Commerce’s annual Leadership and Awards Celebration. This prestigious award is most often given to someone who is retiring after […]

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Spring sports season cancelled

by Josiah Thomas | News Editor Responding to concerns surrounding the COVID-19 outbreak, in line with recent guidelines published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Schoolcraft College (SC) has canceled all games and practices — both on and off-campus — for the rest of the spring season. This also applies to postseason […]

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News Briefs

Compiled by RJ Hartsoe | Staff Writer   LOCAL The Power of Christ Compels You Local Catholic churches have taken precautions against the spread of Coronavirus. One such example is Lake Catholic Church in Gross Pointe, Mich. The priest is not giving out handshakes but will give handshakes if people come to him seeking one. […]

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Schoolcraft announces cancellation of Spring commencement ceremony

by Clarisa Russenberger | Managing Editor  Photo courtesy of Schoolcaft College  Schoolcraft has joined the growing list of colleges and universities across the state and country announcing that all events, including the Spring Commencement Ceremony, are canceled through May 16 in an effort to control the spread of the Coronavirus. In a statement released by […]

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Elevating online learning

Math professor wins Edfinity Award by Ben Bolstrum | Staff Writer Associate Professor of Mathematics, Brad Stetson, recently won the Edfinity Award for “technology-enabled innovation in improving student access to quality learning resources.” This award recognizes an educator who has made substantial efforts to further the cause of equitable access to high-quality homework and/or course […]

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Dominating

High-value courses, environment and flexible options, give Schoolcraft edge over competitors online By Josiah Thomas | News Editor Graphic courtesy of Schoolcraft College We’re No. 1! No college comes close to the 10,092 online credit hours that Schoolcraft College produced last year. These numbers speak volumes of SC’s performance among 2-year colleges, the quality of […]

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Raise a glass

Schoolcraft faculty member wins Golden Jigger award by Ben Bolstrum | Staff Writer Photos courtesy of Annette May & beerones.com If someone were to ask Annette May about her job, she would tell them that there is much more to it than meets the eye. May is a faculty member in the Brewing & Distillation […]

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Un-News-ual News

By RJ Hartsoe | Staff Writer Love, the Universal Language A German man recently discovered that his proposal was seen by the whole world. Steffen, a German farmer, proposed in his cornfield and it turns out, Google took notice. As it was discovered by curious internet users, the cornfield proposal was taken by Google satellites. […]

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News Briefs

Complied by Josiah Thomas | News Editor LOCAL Schoolcraft’s BSU makes it to local news stations WXYZ Detroit news station featured SC’s Black Student Union ‘70s-themed speakeasy event, Feb. 15. This event has already gathered a lot of attention on campus and around the community. It is designed as a tribute to the Black men […]

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News Briefs

Compiled by Josiah Thomas | News Editor LOCAL World’s First Arab-American Superhero Created by Detroit Native A new character from Marvel Comics, called Amulet, made his debut this month. The character, also known as Fadi Fadlalah of Dearborn, was co-created by Detroit native Saladin Ahmed, writer of “Magnificent Ms. Marvel,” and Jordanian American illustrator Sara […]

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Reality Ready

Schoolcraft and Phi Theta Kappa partner to prepare students for the workforce by Chantele Fox | Editor-in-Chief Image courtesy of risk.net Ready or not, Ocelots are preparing to pounce into reality as they enter into the workforce. Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), as their College Project for the 2019- 2020 school, have partnered with the college […]

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Spin that wheel

Alumnus wins big on Wheel of Fortune by Ben Bolstrum | Staff Writer Courtesy Photos The board glows to life as Vanna White fills the screen with letters: “Hi_hl_ __ini_n_a_ ted,” it reads. Without a beat, Schoolcraft alumnus, Leon Wilborn shoots back with confidence, “Highly opinionated!” The board flashes as the remaining letters fills the […]

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Un-News-ual News

Complied by Josiah Thomas | News Editor U.S. Department of Agriculture (accidentally) lists Wakanda as Trade Partner As part of a test of the USDA’s Agricultural Tariff Tracker, the fictional nation of Wakanda was listed as a trade partner with commodities such as fresh vegetables, unroasted coffee, essential oils and livestock. “The Wakanda information should […]

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