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October 1, 2012

Project uses worms to conquer compost

The vermiculture project was inspired by a documentary about a New Yorker who decides to live a more environmentally sustainable life.
 
 
September 26, 2012

No hoax: new iPad presented

Emily Noonan's name was drawn from a pool of more than 2,200 students who completed New Student Orientation for the fall 2012 semester.
 
 
September 25, 2012

Club collecting old cell phones for scholarship

Green collection boxes have been set up at several points around campus, including the Student Activities office and the Welcome Center.
 
 
September 20, 2012

Author takes aim at public education

Jonathan Kozol has built his career writing books that call attention to the desperate conditions suffered by children in poor, inner-city schools.
 
 
September 19, 2012

Fair showcases student clubs

HCC has more than 30 active clubs, and all it takes to start a new one is to sign up at least 10 members and find an advisor.
 
 
September 17, 2012

Library exhibit honors 9/11 victims

Lourdes LeBron's sister was on board United Airlines Flight 93, the hijacked jet that crashed in Shanksville, Pennsylvania, on Sept. 11, 2001.
 
 
September 14, 2012

Agreement increases transfer options

Criminal justice majors at HCC will now be able to go on to earn a BA at Elms College in criminal justice or legal studies.
 
 
September 11, 2012

Golfers tee it up for education fund

This year, money from the golf tournament will support the "Building Healthy Communities" campaign, which will help pay for the construction of HCC's new Center for Health Sciences.
 
 
August 31, 2012

New students get oriented

Among many other changes, this is the first year attendance at orientation is mandatory for new students.
 
 
August 24, 2012

Volunteers help foster healthy eating

Each week, students work in the community gardens, harvest vegetables, and transport fresh produce to the South Hadley food pantry.
 
 
 

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