Post Tagged with: "Josie Norris"

Delta student tackling local opiod crisis through film

Delta student tackling local opiod crisis through film

Video by J. Maxim Schofield. By Josie Norris, editor-in-chief.  The word “stigmatic” has multiple definitions. In the medical world it can refer to a physical mark. In botany, a stigma is part of a pistil in a female flower that receives pollen. However, the word is most commonly used in the realm of society as “stigma” – something that is […]

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Black Student Union forming at Delta

By Josie Norris, editor-in-chief. UNIVERSITY CENTER, MI – Delta’s Black Student Union is reforming with the goal of being more than just another club. According to Student Diversity and Leadership Coordinator Carlos McMath, the club’s first objective is to improve student relationships on campus and be connected to the community outside Delta. McMath says that he wants the organization to be […]

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Self-defense instructor Steve Goss of GossFit watches as Laura Gustafson learn how to throw a punch during Woke: A Proactive Approach to Protection and Prevention panel event held Delta College April 3, 2017. (Delta Collegiate/Josie Norris)

Students stay WOKE at sexual assault panel

By Josie Norris, editor-in-chief. UNIVERSITY CENTER – A group of English students and their professor, Kathie Marchlewski, are seeking to awake the Delta community to the reality of sexual assault. Thourgh Woke: A Proactive Approach and Prevention, Marchlewski and her students brought together experts to discuss the topic of sexual assault on April 3 in the lecture theater on main […]

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Uber and Lyft pull into town

Uber and Lyft pull into town

by Josie Norris, editor-in-chief. The popular ride-hailing apps Uber and Lyft pulled into the Tri-Cities earlier this month and their arrival has many excited. Both Uber and Lyft operate via mobile applications that, once downloaded, allow users to request rides from nearby drivers. The apps require payment methods ahead of requesting a ride, then riders pay the driver for the […]

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I ditched my bra for a week and I’m starting to love myself

I ditched my bra for a week and I’m starting to love myself

By Josie Norris, editor-in-chief. I have a weird relationship with my boobs. There, I said it. I go from loving my flat chest to feeling inadequate as a woman with my 34A breasts. Earlier this fall when a campaigning Donald Trump said, “It’s very hard for a flat-chested woman to be a 10,” it hit me hard. The utter audacity […]

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Paradise lost: ‘Of Mice and Men’ on Pit and Balcony’s stage

By Josie Norris, editor-in-chief. SAGINAW – Pit and Balcony has brought the classic story of paradise lost in “Of Mice and Men” to its stage – and the story is still relevant to audiences today. It is the midst of the Great Depression, migrant workers George, the quick-witted friend and guardian of Lennie, a large man with the mind of a […]

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Campus rape report unfounded

Campus rape report unfounded

By Josie Norris, editor-in-chief. UNIVERSITY CENTER– Almost a month after an incident of sexual assault was reported on Delta College’s main campus, the Department of Public Safety has determined that the incident did not occur on campus. On the evening of Feb. 22, the alleged victim reported that an unknown male grabbed her from behind as she was getting into […]

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Kids jam with rock star at Major Chords for Minors

Kids jam with rock star at Major Chords for Minors

by Josie Norris, editor-in-chief. SAGINAW– Saginaw’s own Major Chords for Minors had a special guest for the afternoon of March 3. Vocalist and guitarist David Victor, formerly of the band Boston, stopped by Major Chords for Minors the day before his scheduled concert at the Temple Theater to hear the students play. By the end of the jam session, Victor […]

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Omoni Boutique open for business in Old Town

Omoni Boutique open for business in Old Town

By Josie Norris, editor-in-chief. SAGINAW– Old Town Saginaw has recently welcomed the addition of Omoni Boutique to the neighborhood and owner Jessica Hill is excited to make her mark on Saginaw with the boutique. “I love Saginaw, I knew we were here forever, and I am a huge believer in if you’re going to live someplace… let’s make it what […]

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Capturing the present and determining her future

Capturing the present and determining her future

By Phoebe Fries, page editor. Josie Norris, Delta Collegiate’s editor-in-chief, was awarded second place for College Photographer of the Year by The Michigan Press Photographers Association. Norris’s passion for photography began at the age of eleven. Her roots in the field begin at Delta where she attended a homeschool co-op class on photography. “I remember taking pictures of absolutely everything, […]

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