New programs and classes coming to SC4

Jessica Meneghin Staff Writer Coming this fall to SC4 are two new associate’s degrees in alternative energy, one newly-revised degree in alternative energy, and 10 all-new classes. The two new programs are Renewable and Alternative Energy Technology, which prepares students to work as renewable energy technicians; installing, services, modifying, troubleshooting, and designing wind power systems,…

‘Alice’ sitting comfortably in box office wonderland

Jessica Meneghin Staff Writer If you’re one of the hundreds of thousands of people who have already stepped through the looking glass and into Tim Burton’s 3D Wonderland, you probably have just one question: Why is a raven like a writing desk? “Alice in Wonderland in 3D,” Tim Burton’s film-attempt at the legendary Lewis Carroll…

Ice Ice Baby

Jessica Meneghin Staff Writer    The dead of winter is an icy time in St. Clair County. From the glacial build-up on Lake Huron to the thick sheets covering the Black and St. Clair Rivers, locals have ice on all sides.    And yet, how much thought is really given the frozen element surrounding us?…

SC4 Offers Free Software Help to Small Business Owners

Small business owners experiencing software problems can now turn to SC4 students for help – completely free of charge. The college’s Workforce Training Institute has developed a Software Solutions Center where supervised Microsoft-Certified student advisers take and answer call-in, and e-mail software support questions. The students at the Software Solutions Center are registered in a…