HACC offers new class option

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Blended classes combine traditional and online components Do your commitments outside of class make meeting twice a week inconvenient? Are you afraid of taking online classes because of their limited communication, computer skills requirement, or the necessary commitment of the student? You’ve probably already heard of blended courses. The goal of blended courses at any college is to provide the …

Confessions of a registered nursing student

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I consider myself to be somewhat of a nerd. If I look at the stack of reading on my bedside table, it reads kind of like a dictionary of dull. I have zombie novels stacked on top books about the science of false memory, and old neurobiology text books. I am forever fascinated by the idea of things that seem improbable …

Puerto Rico gets some C.A.L.O.R.

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On the brisk Sunday morning of March 4, HACC students’ cars began trickling into the parking lot of the Lancaster campus Main Building. Despite it being 4:30 in the morning they were bright eyed, and talked excitedly amongst each other as they grabbed their bags. These students, most sporting identical red t-shirts, were not arriving for class. They were members of …

“It Gets Better” at HACC

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Thursday, March 1, HACC’s Allies group added 15 videos to the already substantial 30,000 of the “It Gets Better” Project. The Project was founded in September of 2010 by Dan Savage and his husband Terry Miller in an effort to give hope to bullied LGBT youth and to discourage suicide. These messages of encouragement reached the video limit of the …