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The Best Career Advice You Never Got

September 17, 2013

When I was in high school, I  remember one of my math teachers telling me he had been a mailman for thirty years before he became a teacher. That was the first time I realized that it was possible to have multiple careers over ...

Orientation Day 2: What Worked, What Didn’t

August 29, 2013

MCTC’s Student Life department debuted an optional second day of orientation for new students this year. Day one is a mandatory orientation wherein students take their placement tests, speak with their advisers, and register for t...

Freedom means freedom; equal means equal

April 22, 2013

Let us be clear: we want the Minnesota legislature to make equal marriage a reality. “The freedom to marry has long been recognized as one of the vital personal rights essential to the orderly pursuit of happiness by free...

Minimum wage: about-time or about time?

April 22, 2013

There is a bill (H.F. 599) currently  in front of the Minnesota House of Representatives that would increase the minimum wage from the federally mandated $7.25 to $10.55 incrementally over several years. This is just for “large”...

On whose behalf are they speaking?

March 28, 2013

Students, did you know that you don’t get to vote for who represents your interests at Student Senate? All one needs to do in order to become a member of MCTC’s Student Senate is to attend three consecutive meetings, in addition t...

Letter to the Editor

March 28, 2013

This open letter, addressed to Matthew Hatle and the editorial board of City College News, was originally posted on the Student Senate's open forum Facebook page on March 1, expanded upon on March 4, and finalized and submitt...

Dear CCN: Love Advice

March 28, 2013

How do I stop someone from cheating on me? K: The only way is by not being with them. You can’t control someone else’s actions and you shouldn’t have to worry about doing so. If you’ve been honest about your feelings of c...

CCN mischaracterized MCTC faculty member

March 26, 2013

CCN would like to retract the uncalled for mischaracterization of faculty Yvette Trotman and her tenure as Special Adviser to the President in last issue’s timeline of events leading to the equity audit. CCN apologizes for its...

Live Love Fundraiser:

March 26, 2013

Let's take a stroll down memory lane. Take a moment to think of your favorite childhood memories. What are they? Was it the Christmas you got that Hot Wheels set you had been begging for? Or the first time you scored a goal durin...

Fingerprints

March 12, 2013

Something special happens when you spend hours and hours every week, long into the night, making something that needs to be made. Under the onslaught of tight deadlines, distracting responsibilities, stress, triumph, and difficult sto...

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