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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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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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Giving back in the D

by Elyse Salmon | Staff Writer Image courtesy of instructables.com Gloves may not be a second thought during the winter months, but to those in need, a pair of gloves can make all the difference. During this winter season, people have the opportunity to spread warmth and joy by donating a pair of gloves to […]

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Compiled by Josiah Thomas | News Editor LOCAL Two Detroit-Area Venues Named Top Concert Venues in the U.S. Several of Detroit’s own venues are scoring high in ticket sales and overall satisfaction. According to data released by Pollstar, a trade publication, DTE (formerly known as “Pine Knob”) was named the #1 amphitheater in the U.S., […]

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Up, up and away!

Alka-Rocket team to compete in Orlando By Christian Hollis | Managing Editor Photo courtesy of Schoolcraft College The Alka-Rocket team at Schoolcraft College qualified to compete for $30,000 at the Kennedy Space Center in Orlando, Fla. The competition will take place Dec. 12. The Alka-Rocket team is competing against four other schools around the country […]

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Stanley Strong

Former Schoolcraft hockey player faces the battle of his life by Josiah Thomas | News Editor  Photo courtesy of Schoolcraft College Just a few years ago Jacob Stanley, was your typical college student athlete playing the game he loved while attending college. He put his heart and soul into every shift and assisted his teammates […]

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Compiled by Josiah Thomas | News Editor LOCAL Zoomer entrepreneurs open shop in Twelve Oaks Mall Young businessmen Cody Wallace (21) and Noah Cannon (20) have opened up a new tea shop in the former Teavana store at Twelve Oaks Mall on 27500 Novi Road The new shop is called “Taste of Tea,” which boasts […]

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A total care package

Veteran’s Resource Center, at your service by Josiah Thomas, News Editor Photo by Clarisa Russenberger, Photo Editor Priority registration, academic advising, course selection and finding a clear way through Veteran’s Affairs (VA). These are a few of the many options afforded to student veterans here at Schoolcraft College through its Veteran’s Resource Center (VRC). The […]

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compiled by Josiah Thomas, News Editor   LOCAL Restaurant inspections across Metro Detroit Last month, county health inspectors swept across the area. Their inspections include local restaurants, churches, schools, senior living facilities and other businesses using commercial kitchen to ensure they follow food safety regulations. Results were recently published in newspapers across the area. Many […]

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Un-News-ual News

Compiled by Josiah Thomas, News Editor Google adds “Speed Trap” feature; Police respond In the last month, Google Maps added a feature for navigation that indicates where speed traps are located around an individual’s route. Speed traps are locations where police are most likely to pull over speeding drivers and police across the U.S. Android […]

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