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Love Written on Arms

Love Written on Arms

Steven Hamling, Reporter

February 15, 2018


Filed under Activities, Campus, Top Stories

On February 14, 2018,  Northeast Community College students lined up in Path Hall to have the word 'love' written on their arm.  The event was hosted by To Write Love on Her Arms, an organization dedicated to raising self awareness about suicide, depression, and self cutting. Carissa Kollath, Director...

Robin Williams, Oscar-Winning Actor, Manic Comedian, Dies At 63

Robin Williams, Oscar-Winning Actor, Manic Comedian, Dies At 63

September 2, 2014


Filed under Entertainment

By Steve Chawkins and Steven Zeitchik Los Angeles Times (MCT) When Robin Williams graduated from Redwood High School in Marin County, Calif., his classmates couldn’t help themselves: They voted him both “most humorous” and “least likely to succeed.” He topped them. Williams became one...

Movie Review: Side Effects

Movie Review: Side Effects

NIcole Winters, Reporter

February 20, 2013


Filed under Movies

Side Effects is a psychological thriller, filled with twists and turns. The plot keeps the audience guessing throughout the movie until the very end. Emily Taylor, played by Rooney Mara, is a highly depressed and even at times suicidal young woman. Her husband has just been released from prison after...

Suicide: A College Student Killer

Suicide: A College Student Killer

Brittany Hinkel, Shift Editor, Cartoonist

September 12, 2012


Filed under National

According to an Injury Prevention article “Suicide and College Students” by the Illinois Department of Public Health, it is estimated that 1,088 college students die by suicide each year. Over the years, the world has developed into an entirely different place. It seems that with all of the distractions...

Bullying: Stories and Prevention

Britt Young, News Editor

April 5, 2012


Filed under National

In the movie Mean Girls, the school was ruled by the beautiful popular people who bullied everyone that stood in their way.  Even though this movie was fiction there are many truths regarding bullying in real life situations. Bullying is all around us, and it does not stop when high school ends.  Bul...

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