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International Student Club a window to the world

International Student Club a window to the world

Luna Sierra, Reporter

December 13, 2017

Do you have an interest in new cultures, learning a new language, or sharing information with foreign students?  Northeast Community College has a multicultural club for everyone, it is the International Student Association. In this club, international students and US students are welcome to join to...

US Clean Air Act Cited As Big First Step In Emissions Control

October 4, 2014

By John Zarocostas McClatchy Foreign Staff (MCT) GENEVA _ World leaders met in New York on Tuesday to discuss how to tackle the risks posed by climate change, but there was little discussion of one increasingly obvious observation: The planet might be in better shape today if more countries had...

Top 9 Hiking Trails In The U.S.

Top 9 Hiking Trails In The U.S.

September 21, 2014

By Kristina Fazzalaro (MCT) With the arrival of warm(er) weather, the Great Outdoors have officially begun beckoning and we here at Oyster can’t wait to pack up some supplies and make for the trail head. The United States offers some of the most varied and stunningly gorgeous terrains...

California’s San Joaquin River Is Most Endangered In US

California’s San Joaquin River Is Most Endangered In US

April 12, 2014

By Mark Grossi The Fresno Bee (MCT) FRESNO, Calif. — The San Joaquin River in California is America’s most endangered waterway this year, says the national advocacy group American Rivers, known for annually picking the country’s 10 most troubled rivers. The San Joaquin’s water is spread...

Foreign students continue to flock to U.S. colleges

November 12, 2013

By Jason Song Los Angeles Times (MCT) The number of international students studying at U.S. colleges and universities rose to a record high last year, according to a new study. The private University of Southern California was their most popular destination, with 9,840 international stude...

The Value of Common Sense Tour

Waylon Goodwin, Shift Editor

October 21, 2012

Friday October 12, 2012, Christie Vilsack and former U.S. President Bill Clinton were in Sioux City, IA  for Vilsack's 'The Value of Common Sense' tour. An estimated 1,500 people huddled together Friday night, on Sioux City's historic Fourth Street to welcome Iowa’s former first lady Christie Vilsack,...

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