Get on that bike

Schoolcraft advances to Fall Frenzy finals by Christian Hollis, Managing Editor Photos by Clarisa Russenberger, Photo Editor After knocking out SUNY Canton University by just over 710 miles, Schoolcraft has made it to the finals of the 2019 Expresso Fall Frenzy. Over the past four weeks, Ocelot riders have gone against 32 universities and community […]

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A Culinary Champion

Culinary arts student earns silver medal at SkillsUSA National Championship by Josiah Thomas, News Editor Featured image courtesy of Margeret Fleming Schoolcraft’s outstanding reputation for its Culinary Arts department shines again with its latest success story, Amina Berberovic. Everything Berberovic learned from her experience at American Harvest, the student operated restaurant located inside the VisTaTech […]

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Baking it to the top

Culinary alumnus chef Lena Sareini excelling in Detroit by Campus Life Editor, Madison Ling Since graduating from Schoolcraft’s culinary program in 2013, chef Lena Sareini, has cranked up the heat in the industry. The alumnus was given a Chef’s greatest honor in 2018 when named a semi-finalist for the James Beard “Rising Star” and the […]

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A word with Acclimate

Student hip-hop artist talks about his origins, influences and upcoming performance by Kevin O’Neil, A&E Editor Photos courtesy of Acclimate Schoolcraft student, Adam Culp, better known as Acclimate to his fans, is a burgeoning artist specializing in hip-hop. Even before he began his lyrical campaign, he lived an independent childhood in Brownstown, Michigan, where he […]

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Ocelot Opinions

What are you hoping to experience here at Schoolcraft? By De’Ernest Johnson, Staff Writer Brandan Anderson Major: Fitness Leader “I am hoping to experience a great education, future dorms and wider parking lots.” Nina Riggs Major: Undecided “I am hoping to experience great jobs on campus, sign up for as many clubs as possible and […]

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The Ph.D of baking

Chef Heather Moore becomes Schoolcraft’s first master baker by Josiah Thomas, News Editor There are fewer than 200 master bakers in the U.S. and Schoolcraft has its first one: Chef Heather Moore. In April, Moore traveled to San Antonio to take the practical exam hosted by the Culinary Institute of America, which was her second attempt to […]

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Welcome to College

Over 80 colleges scheduled to attend annual College Night by Chantele Fox, Editor-in-Chief A majority of Schoolcraft students often transfer to a four-year university and with the hundreds of college options, the transfer process is no easy task. Thankfully, there are community-based resources available to assist students throughout the process. On Oct. 1 from 6 […]

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Jump on down

Theatre Department to host open auditions for “Rabbit Hole” Sept. 10 and 11 by De’Ernest Johnson, Staff Writer The first theatre production of the 2019/20 school year will be “Rabbit Hole” by David Lindsay-Abaire, directed by Paul Beer. Audition will take place Sept. 10 and 11 and 7 p.m. in room LA (Liberal Arts) 500. […]

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Phasing into a synergetic future

Schoolcraft announces collaboration of new medical facility on campus by Chantele Fox, News Editor In a press release March 28, it was announced that Schoolcraft College, in collaboration with Saint Joseph Mercy Health System and Integrated Healthcare Associates (IHA), would build a new medical center on Schoolcraft campus. The plan for development was approved by […]

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Pomp and Circumstance

Grad Fair scheduled for April 16 and 17 by Josiah Thomas, Campus Life Editor In order to help prepare students for graduation, Schoolcraft will be hosting its annual Grad Fair to help cover all the bases to get students ready to cross the stage. This year the Grad Fair will be held April 16 and […]

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Food for thought

Livonia and Radcliff campuses address food insecurity by Madison Ling, Staff Writer Nestled in the Student Activities Center of the Livonia campus, as well as Room 256 of the Radcliff campus respectively, is a valuable and often obscure resource called the Food Pantry. The food pantry is available Monday through Friday during regular business hours […]

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Strong voice for Livonia families

Schoolcraft student to run for Livonia City Council by Chantele Fox, News Editor First generation Albanian-American, servant leader, soldier, business owner: these are just a few attributes describing Rob Donovic, Schoolcraft College student and Livonia City Council candidate who will be on the ballot during primary elections in August 2019. Donovic’s parents immigrated to the […]

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World’s melting pot

18th annual Multicultural Fair returns to campus by Madison Ling, Staff Writer Americans pride themselves in the diversity of our country, but how much is really known about these different walks of life as well as the different components they’re comprised of? Language, clothing and religion are just a few examples of what makes up […]

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