Madalyn Breunig , Staff WriterFebruary 1, 2023

Winter break was an exciting time for people who love to volunteer. The Volunteer Center hosted three days of events for students to get involved in their local community.   Little John’s is a new organization currently located in Verona. Their mission is all about repurposing excess food into meals for people in need. Tobu...

Iman Alrashid , Copy EditorFebruary 1, 2023

Madison College’s chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa honor society has been highlighted in the magazine “Change Makers: Phi Theta Kappa Journal of Student Leadership.” The magazine features an article about the student group’s college project from 2021, Mental Health Matters.   To be considered for publication in “Change Makers,” a chapter must submit a...

Kelly Feng, Managing EditorFebruary 1, 2023

The upcoming election will have several candidates on the ballot, most notably a seat on the Supreme Court, so there has never been a better time to boost voter awareness.   Madison College is looking for two Democracy Fellows to represent the college, emphasizing engaging other students about voter awareness and civic responsibility. Partnering with...

Marie Matlock, Staff WriterFebruary 1, 2023

The Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH), founders of Black History Month, report that this year’s theme is Black Resistance, and that historically, education has been a key component in raising awareness of the ongoing struggle to resist all forms of oppression.  As such, the Intercultural Exchange will host a...

Jennifer Graham, LibrarianFebruary 1, 2023

Black History Month is celebrated nationally every year during the month of February.  Carter G. Woodson, who founded what is now the Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH), organized the first program for African Americans of all ages and walks of life. What started as a weeklong celebration in 1926...