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Warming up your winter blues

Chase Austin, Reporter

December 6, 2019

As this year stretches into 2020 and students across campus settled into the rhythm of shorter winter days, some may find that they are unexpectedly experiencing a prevalent sense of melancholy and tedium. For many, especially...

Teacher Feature: Tara Blaser

Austin Wendling, Co-Managing Editor

December 6, 2019

Tara Blaser is an English and Philosophy instructor here at Lake Land College. She has been teaching for the past 20 years. She likes to have fun in her classes, incorporating modern-day subjects into the lesson, most notab...

Lake Land College plans to create a Tik Tok profile

Melaina Noel, Guest Writer

December 6, 2019

Recently Lake Land College’s marketing team spoke to most of Student Life about making the move towards a more innovative and current platform. For some students, this sounds great. For other students, this might not seem l...

Club Spotlight: Early Childhood Education and Family Services Club

Michael Grovier, Co-managing Editor

December 6, 2019

It all starts with communication, something that Shyann Schultz, three-year member and president of Lake Land College’s Early Childhood Education and Family Services Club, has been looking for during her time at Lake Land...

Club Spotlight: International Club

Jess Oakley, Reporter

October 31, 2019

An opportunity to learn from a different culture, experience new languages, and food, and make friends along the way is what the International Students Club is all about. I sat down to talk with Brandy Verdin, president of International...

Lake Land College to host MTV’s Peluso

Michael Grovier, Co-managing Editor

October 31, 2019

On Nov. 13, Lake Land College’s Student Activity Board is set to host stand-up comedian Jessimae Peluso. Peluso is best known for her appearance on MTV’s hit comedy series “Girl Code,” but has also performed in shows such as...

Teacher Feature: Lake Land College’s new instructor, Holly Godden

Owen Seifert, Business Manager

October 31, 2019

I would like everyone to meet the newest teacher to Lake Land College, Holly Godden. Holly is an Adjunct Psychology Instructor here at Lake Land College, but when she is not working here, you may find her at Right Start Pediatric The...

Who is the Student Trustee and what is their position?

Austin Wendling, Co-managing Editor

October 31, 2019

The Student Trustee is a position that allows Lake Land College students’ voices to be heard. The Student Trustee sits on the Board of Trustees and acts as a liaison between the Board and the Student Government Association...

Freshmen Student Government Association delegates

Jess Oakley, Reporter

October 23, 2019

The elections for the eight freshmen student government association elections have come and passed. On Sept. 18 and 19 people could vote for one to five delegates in the laker hub. The eight freshman SGA delegates are Lucas Duduit,...

Lake Land educator finds strength in struggle: A feature

Chase Austin, Reporter

October 18, 2019

Since she was a young girl, Kim Davis always wanted to be a teacher. She remembers pretending to have students and writing down things on her grandmother’s chalkboard just like her teachers did. Now, as a tenured Lake Land instructor...

Special Olympics Illinois visits Lake Land College

Michael Grovier, Co-Managing Editor

October 18, 2019

On Sept. 21, Lake Land College’s campus was transformed in anticipation of more than 700 athletes and 1200 volunteers who made up the Special Olympics Family Festival. After a brief ceremony and parade featuring community businesse...

LLC Welcome Day

Madelyn Kidd, Copy Editor

September 18, 2019

On Wednesday, Aug. 21 SAB hosted Welcome Day in the field house where all students could come and learn about ways to get involved on campus, receive freebies, participate in fun and free events, eat free food and meet new peo...

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