Articles By: Delta Collegiate

Collegiate Tries It: Is eyebrow waxing worth the pain?

Collegiate Tries It: Is eyebrow waxing worth the pain?

By Steele Wynne, reporter. With the winter wind of January whipping across my face, I approached the vanity empire that is Ulta beauty, taking a final glance at the brow I once knew as “The Caterpillar.” I stepped inside, only to meet the warmth of a well-heated and brightly lit store, ideal for both selfies and makeup application. Showing up […]

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PERSPECTIVES: Should the smoking age be raised to 100?

PERSPECTIVES: Should the smoking age be raised to 100?

Raising smoking age restricts freedom By Maia Wiederhold, illustrator. In the 1950s, smoking was your one-way ticket into the cool kids’ club. Unaware of the damage that smoking cigarettes can have on our bodies, the majority of society engaged in this activity throughout their daily lives. Seventy years later, it is a lot less popular among Americans and the government […]

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An Interview with Jordan Pries, owner of Electric Kitsch

An Interview with Jordan Pries, owner of Electric Kitsch

By Patrick Sohacki, Collegiate correspondent. Q: Where are we? A: Bay City, Michigan! The heart of downtown, 917 Washington Avenue. Q: Why a record store? A: For me, it was the best way to communicate with people that felt the same way I did. It didn’t matter whether we related on the same type of music, it was a place […]

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Missed Melodies: Cage the Elephant, Fleetwood Mac and more!

Missed Melodies: Cage the Elephant, Fleetwood Mac and more!

Tired of hearing the same old hits over and over? How about ditching that Spotify playlist and digging deeper into the back catalogs of talented artists? Collegiate staff share some of their top picks for great songs that deserve to be in the spotlight. ‘Spiderhead’ – Cage The Elephant By Kelly Winters, Multimedia Journalist. For anyone looking to add a […]

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Avril Lavigne keeps her “Head Above Water”

Avril Lavigne keeps her “Head Above Water”

By Ryan Reichard, Arts & Entertainment editor. Since debuting in 2002 with her debut album “Let Go,” Avril Lavigne has been able to capture a nostalgic place in many of our memories with her angst-filled, pop-punk anthems. For years, she had us jamming out to songs such as: “Sk8er Boi,” “My Happy Ending,” “I’m With You” and “Girlfriend.” However, after […]

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Can the Roethke House be saved?

Can the Roethke House be saved?

By Michael Piwowarski, news editor. A house on Gratiot Road in Saginaw that once belonged to the uncle of poet Theodore Roethke is at risk of being demolished. The Friends of Theodore Roethke board of trustees met in October 2018 and voted one to five to demolish the structure located at 1759 Gratiot — also known as the “stone house” […]

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Here’s the tea on Midland’s newest hot spot

Here’s the tea on Midland’s newest hot spot

By Maddison Godi, reporter. If you are looking for a new, modern hangout, the Grove Tea Lounge located in Midland is now open for business. On February 7, 2019, Grove Tea opened its doors to the public, blessing the Midland community with their own twist. This quick stop eatery could be described as a mix between Live Oak Coffeehouse and […]

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It’s time to move on and transfer

It’s time to move on and transfer

By Maddison Godi, reporter. Many students at Delta college are preparing to approach their next advancement. Here’s some information to give you some confidence when pondering the question of transferring. Why do you want to transfer? When looking to transfer out of a community college, it is best to assess why. Most students are leaving to complete a bachelor’s degree. […]

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Retail Roundup: Mattress stores love President’s Day

Retail Roundup: Mattress stores love President’s Day

By Michael Piwowarski, news editor. First, there is the romantic Valentine’s Day shopping season, a time for retailers to make big bucks off of flowers, cards and fancy chocolates. At the same time is President’s Day shopping season, a time to… buy a new mattress? If you visited Art Van’s website during the weeks leading up to President’s Day, you […]

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Temple Grandin informs and inspires at Delta College

Temple Grandin informs and inspires at Delta College

By Crystal Gwizdala, Collegiate correspondent. UNIVERSITY CENTER − Temple Grandin brought her autism advocacy to Delta College on Valentine’s Day and, although she gave two presentations in the Pioneer Gymnasium, seats were scarce. “The fact that it was free was much appreciated,” said one attendee. “Parents of children with autism don’t get to go out too much and we spend […]

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