Articles By: Delta Collegiate

College Students take on the Season of Giving

College Students take on the Season of Giving

By Maddison Godi, reporter Before Halloween was even completed, holiday shopping ads began plaguing television and radio stations. The use of the words “Black Friday” is spreading like wildfire, shoving the season of giving at everyone’s bank accounts. Sales can tempt shoppers quite a bit, so it is best to proceed with caution. As college students, the holiday season should […]

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Security upgrades line the agenda for November Board of Trustees meeting

Security upgrades line the agenda for November Board of Trustees meeting

By Joe Thornton, editor-in-chief. At this month’s Board of Trustees meeting Tuesday, Nov. 13, there were multiple items on the agenda, the largest being the purchase of a new door access control system for Delta’s main campus. In order to enhance security at the college, the board approved plans to update their firewall software on computers, as well as approved […]

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Retail Roundup: Is Black Friday worth the hassle?

Retail Roundup: Is Black Friday worth the hassle?

By Michael Piwowarski, news editor The Friday after Thanksgiving. The de facto kickoff of the holiday shopping season since the 1950s. The day where store employees have to sit on top of vending machines to avoid the excited stampedes. Black Friday, Nov. 23, is going to be here before we know it. For many retailers, however, Black Friday isn’t just […]

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Note-worthy: Ariana Grande just keeps “breathin’”

Note-worthy: Ariana Grande just keeps “breathin’”

By Ryan Reichard, reporter. From her TV debut on Nickelodeon’s “Victorious,” Ariana Grande has forged herself a place as one of the most successful and well-respected singers of her generation. Throughout her career, Grande has earned numerous accolades, including Grammy nominations, American Music Awards and, most recently, Billboard’s 2018 Woman of the Year. Grande’s start into superstardom was thanks to […]

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PERSPECTIVES: Is November too early for Christmas music?

PERSPECTIVES: Is November too early for Christmas music?

November is not the time for Christmas music By Ryan Reichard, reporter. Every year on Nov. 1 people eagerly begin to anticipate the holiday season with an almost obnoxious enthusiasm. The Halloween decorations are taken down and replaced with Christmas decorations. Perhaps the most egregious aspect to come along with the switching of decorations is the music that coincides with […]

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McAlear-Sawden students find the yellow brick road

McAlear-Sawden students find the yellow brick road

By Ryan Reichard, reporter. UNIVERSITY CENTER — On Friday, Nov. 9, students from McAlear-Sawden Elementary School joined Delta College students and community members in a new rendition of the Hollywood classic “The Wizard of Oz.” Director Beth Heyert decided on the iconic film for a couple different reasons. “First, the show is well known,” says Heyart. “The other reason we […]

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Saginaw’s 12th annual film festival entertains, but shows room for improvement

Saginaw’s 12th annual film festival entertains, but shows room for improvement

By Maddison Godi, reporter. From Nov. 8 to Nov. 11, Saginaw hosted the 12th annual Riverside Saginaw Film Festival. The festival was created to bring foreign films to Saginaw and to visitors from surrounding counties. I felt that it fell short of the mark this year, however. The films may seem cheap, but at $6 per show, it adds up […]

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Delta College shows support for veterans

Delta College shows support for veterans

By Michael Piwowarski, news editor UNIVERSITY CENTER — Monday, Nov. 12, was the day when Veterans Day 2018 was observed in the United States. Americans across the country paid their respects toward those who have served in the U.S. Army, Air Force, Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard. Andrew Ornelas, coordinator of veteran services at Delta College, wants to remind […]

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College basketball season begins with a new bully

College basketball season begins with a new bully

By Joe Thornton, editor-in-chief. With NBA basketball beginning and everyone hyped up over LeBron James and the Golden State Warriors, that hype train is given a little more room to breathe as college basketball begins. Actually, should we call this college basketball season, or just name it “Zion and R.J.’s reign of terror”? For those who don’t know, Zion Williamson […]

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Michigan 2018 midterms brings new governor and three constitutional amendments

Michigan 2018 midterms brings new governor and three constitutional amendments

By Zach Parfeniuk, reporter. On Tuesday, Nov 6, Michigan voters young and old flocked to the polls to vote in the 2018 midterm elections; there was a lot at stake this election including a Senate seat, a governorship, and (as usual) all the House seats. Debbie Stabenow, one of our state’s two Democrat senators won reelection to a fourth term, […]

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