Our Staff


2017 Fall Schoolcraft Connection editorial staff pose for a group photo in the McDowell Center. (Top: left to right) Christian Hollis, Alexis Tucker, Mariam Ahmad, Marvin Poindexter, Alexandra Lachine, Chrissy Begle; (Bottom: left to right) Jimmy Modelski, Melissa Green (Image by Melissa Green)

The Schoolcraft Connection is the award winning student newspaper at Schoolcraft College. Our mission is to publish news and feature stories, editorials and opinions relevant to the campus community while upholding the highest professional and ethical standards. The Connection is a free bimonthly publication and circulates throughout campus and can also be found online.

Being a student-managed publication, The Connection gives an opportunity for students regardless of their major to learn and apply journalism skills.

Goals of the Schoolcraft Connection:

  •  To teach student the rules of professional journalism while promoting creative expression.
  •  To provide the student body with a forum of open expression within boundaries established by the student newspaper guidelines.
  •  To enlighten the school community about events relevant to it.

For more information on contributing to the Schoolcraft Connection call (734) 462-4422.

The Schoolcraft Connection office is located inside the Student Activities Office in the VisTaTech Center Lower Waterman Wing.

2017-18 Schoolcraft Connection Staff:

Christian Hollis
Editor In Chief

Alexis Tucker
Managing Editor

Adam Nowak
News Editor

Alexandra Lachine
Arts & Entertainment Editor

Campus Life Editor

Casey Spencer
Sports Editor

Chrissy Begle
Layout & Design Editor


Kevin T. Ferguson
Assistant layout editor

Melissa Green
Photo Editor

Jimmy Modelski

Brittany Warren
Advertising Manager

Nick Misiak
Circulation Manager

Marvin Poindexter

Rena Laverty
Connection Adviser

Todd Stowell
Advertising Adviser