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2016 SC4 Career Fair offers employment opportunities Local companies looking for new workforce members Dennis Embo Guest Writer “We’re hiring!” That message came through loud and clear to the job-seeking throngs who answered the call to come out to SC4’s annual Career Fair on April 20, held at SC4’s College Center. Over 60 companies and public service organizations, representing career fields as varied as manufacturing, health care, finance and law enforcement, made a showing at the Fair. “Employers are seeking potential employees that are a good ‘fit’ for their workplace and team,” said Julie Ruiz, a Career and Employment Specialist at SC4. “They are looking for candidates that are flexible and open to learning and change, ... Read More
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Award winners announced
Patterns 58th edition available now Emily Mainguy Editor-in-Chief On Thursday, April 28 the 58th Edition of Patterns was debuted to the public during an award ceremony in the Fine Arts Theatre. This year the magazine was created by Jason Grill, Emily Mainguy and Blair Spear. “Overall I think it was a great experience. Prior to patterns I hadn’t gotten to do much production work outside of product photography. I also enjoyed getting the chance to Read More
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What’s old is new again
Free play coming to SC4 Theatre soon Nick “Chico” Hernandez Managing Editor From May 12 to May 15, The SC4 Players will perform the play “The Odd Couple” in the Fine Arts Theatre. The play is free to SC4 students, facility, staff, and alumni that present the Skippers OneCard. The play is also free for K-12 students with an adult. For adults, tickets are $7. Tickets can be bought at the door or by calling 1 810-989-5513. The Read More
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The wild goose chase
Canadian geese on campus and how it affects students Mel Buskirk Copy Editor “I really don’t like them here,” Yan Kobylyatskiy, 22 year old sophomore from Moscow stated referring to SC4’s feathered immigrant population, the Canadian geese. Most students share Kobylyatskiy’s sentiment over the federally protected birds. Not only do the geese leave greenish droppings all over the campus sidewalks, but they have been known to threaten and even attack students during their commute to class. Read More

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Furry friends educate families
Earth Fair 2016 a hoot Mel Buskirk Copy Editor Earth Fair took place this past Friday and Saturday, April 29 and 30, at Goodells County Park. Hundreds of people attended each day to learn about the environment, local ecosystems, and techniques to be more eco-friendly. Attractions included beekeepers, a show on birds of prey, petting zoo animals, horses, family-friendly workshops, and venders of organic and “green” products. For more information on the events that took place, Read More
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Educational environmental fun
Free Earth Day Fair in St. Clair County Mel Buskirk Copy Editor Nations of people worldwide will be holding celebrations for the 46th annual Earth Day this Friday, April 22. Though it will be a week after Earth Day, the people of St. Clair County will have their own festivities to celebrate the planet we live on and how to conserve it. Earth Fair will be held in Goodells County Park on Friday, April 29 from 9 a.m. Read More
2016 SC4 Career Fair offers employment opportunities
Local companies looking for new workforce members Dennis Embo Guest Writer “We’re hiring!” That message came through loud and clear to the job-seeking throngs who answered the call to come out to SC4’s annual Career Fair on April 20, held at SC4’s College Center. Over 60 companies and Read More
Furry friends educate families
Earth Fair 2016 a hoot Mel Buskirk Copy Editor Earth Fair took place this past Friday and Saturday, April 29 and 30, at Goodells County Park. Hundreds of people attended each day to learn about the environment, local ecosystems, and techniques to be more eco-friendly. Attractions included beekeepers, Read More