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Questions answered by SC4 students.

Dead air

The discontinuation of the communications program


   The holidays may take a stressful turn for the worse with the new program cuts at St. Clair County Community College.

Students majoring in communications will notice that broadcasting and journalism are not in the fall 2013 program catalog.

Although, don’t fret just yet, the change may not be as bad as initially assumed. Continue reading Dead air

What do you think of SC4’s new logo



Q: What do you think of SC4’s new logo?


Andrew Hohmann


A: I like it and think it’s fresh. I prefer it over the seal.


Brendan Brown


A: The logo looks like a four year old drew it.


Amanda Langolf


A: I don’t really get it. It’s very abstract.


Jennifer Lietzow


A: I don’t see how this is school related. I think that the logo should be related to the school mascot.

Photo Poll

Photo Poll

Carol Szparaga  

Staff Writer


“Why do you feel it is important to vote this election year?”



James Krosnicki

Macro (Bio Medical Sciences)


“There are so many issues that can change this year, one of them being changes such as Health Care.”



Brandon Bergen

Associates in science


“It is important to vote, because each candidate has different views on the middle class economy, which is the bulk of our students and America. It is important to vote, also because it will affect your life as a citizen. The next four years of your life are in your hands.”


Stacy Boyle

Environmental science


“It is the basis of our democracy. Voting is how we express our opinions, and there is more at stake this election, because of the condition of our country.”


Maria Watson

Computer application


“The economy needs to be fixed. Romney’s for the rich and not the middle class. It is important that you vote because we need to vote for someone that will represent us, to create jobs and eliminate homelessness.”


Lexie Muldoon

Physical therapy assistant


“This is the actual election that both candidates can make big changes. Both candidates have differences in opinions, and thoughts. It is important to vote for the one that will benefit the majority.”

Pets of the issue

Pets of the issue

Christina Stoutenburg



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Alice a female Huskey

Alice is a female Husky who is house trained. She has black, gray, blue, or silver fur, and is spayed and up-to-date with routine shots. Her adoption fee is only $175.00.


Frosty, a male Spinx/Siamese Mix

Frosty is a young male white, cream point Sphinx/ Siamese mix. He is neutered, house trained, and up-to-date on routine shots. His adoption fee is only $75.

For more inquiries contact the shelter.

Photo Poll

Photo Poll

Hayley Myron



“What are you going to dress up as for Halloween?”



Maryann Lawrence

Port Huron


“As of right now, a good witch.”


Ian Wixson



“I thought about James Bond.”


Liz Cottrell

Marine City

Registered Nurse

“I might dress up as a clown to go trick or treating with my daughter.”

Photo Poll

Photo Poll

Zachary Penzien

Production Editor


With Club Awareness Day getting the word out about clubs on campus, are you a part of any club?


SC4 student Dean Garrison


Dean Garrison

General studies

Marine City

“No, I’m not a part of a club and I haven’t really thought about it.”


SC4 student Jordan Genaw


Jordan Genaw


Marine City

“I’m not a part of a club right now, but I’m looking into the Marketing and Management Club.”


SC4 student Rachel Pittiglio


Rachael Pittiglio



“I’m not part of a club currently, but I plan on attending meetings for Marketing and Management Club, or the Erie Squire Gazette.”




Photo Poll

Recently, President Obama did an “Ask Me Anything” on the website Reddit. Were you aware of this? How do you feel about it?

SC4 student, Cyle Cook


Cyle Cook


Fort Gratiot

“Nope, but I think it’s cool that he did that kind of stuff. I believe he has a Tumblr as well.”



SC4 student John Papp


John Papp



“No, I was not. I think it was a good idea.”


SC4 student Justin Wedyke


Justin Wedyke


Port Huron

“I was not until last night. I thought it was pretty cool of him to do that.”


SC4 student Heather Ellery


Heather Ellery


St. Clair

“I did not hear he did an AMA. I think it was a good strategy to connect to the younger generation.”

Photo Poll

Zachary Penzien
Production Editor

Photo Poll

Liz whittmore and Zack Penzien

Photo Editor and Production Editor


Officials at the University of California have proposed asking incoming freshmen to identify, how do you feel about this?

Jeffery Cates


Majoring in Education

“I don’t think they should. It’s personal and I don’t think it would be appropriate.”

Rob Radiger

Port Huron

Major is undeclared

“I feel it should be on the form, but optional question.”

Cyle Cook

Fort Gratiot

Major is undeclared

“I think it’s stupid and could lead to discrimination. Also I think it’s unconstitutional, or something.”