Archive for February, 2019

Chronicle Crew Chats about the Future

Chronicle Crew Chats about the Future

February 27, 2019 at 1:44 pm 0 comments

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Ankeny growth leads to more entertainment options for students

Ankeny growth leads to more entertainment options for students

February 27, 2019 at 1:15 pm 0 comments

As the community surrounding DMACC grows, its students have many options for restaurants to try out, fun places to go with friends on the weekend, as well as lots of job opportunities close to campus. If you are in the mood for a sweet treat, Sweet Swirls Rolled Ice CreamRead More

Opinion: Senator Sanders makes a second run for president

Opinion: Senator Sanders makes a second run for president

February 27, 2019 at 1:07 pm 0 comments

Bernie Sanders announced his bid as a 2020 presidential candidate on Feb. 19 through a video posted to Twitter. In the video, he outlined his platform for the upcoming 2020 presidential election It includes free college tuition, a Medicare for all plan, raising the national minimum wage to $15, endingRead More

Expand your horizons through travel, lectures, news

Expand your horizons through travel, lectures, news

February 27, 2019 at 12:06 pm 0 comments

I spent my formative years from colicky infancy to teenage rebellion socialized in Midwestern values by church-going folks who called rural Iowa home. My hometown of Humboldt is nestled among orderly rows of corn and soybean plants in the north central region of the state. When I was a child,Read More

Spring into DMACC showcases on campus clubs and services

Spring into DMACC showcases on campus clubs and services

February 27, 2019 at 11:40 am 0 comments

On Wednesday, Feb. 6, the Student Activity Council held its Spring into DMACC event in the Building 5 student center. Around 30 student clubs and school resources set up tables to showcase a variety of the activities, support services, and opportunities available at DMACC. Some of the displays included informationRead More

Opinion: Should college students own pets?

Opinion: Should college students own pets?

February 27, 2019 at 11:36 am 0 comments

Animals have always been a part of my life. Growing up in rural Iowa, I have had many cats, two dogs, two lambs, two very short lived fish, and one horse with an attitude. When I first went off to college, saying goodbye to my dog was one of theRead More

Opinion: The wage gap isn’t what you think it is … Or is it?

Opinion: The wage gap isn’t what you think it is … Or is it?

February 27, 2019 at 11:28 am 0 comments

The wage gap has become a heavily-contested, hot-button issue with the rising clash of ‘SJW liberal snowflakes rekt’ YouTube compilations from anti-feminists, and a ‘#woke’ Twitter culture holding politics and individuals under a left-leaning microscope. Of course we have all heard the long-standing statistic that women make 75 to 82Read More

Opinion: Stay gucci, avoid shade: Getting lit with woke slang (yeet)

Opinion: Stay gucci, avoid shade: Getting lit with woke slang (yeet)

February 27, 2019 at 10:59 am 0 comments

Day by day we see the English language evolve, and with it the phrases and terms we use. Gone are the days of radical, gnarly terms and groovy language. Away with the classic “talk to the hand,” “eat my shorts,” and like totally righteous words. Like, why can’t slang justRead More