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

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Article by Abraham Arehart 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. …

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“It Gets Better” at HACC

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Article by James Farbo 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 …

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Lancaster Campus Gains Grounds

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Article by Heidi Detweiler To expand its property, HACC Lancaster has recently purchased a significant amount of land surrounding the campus building. The newly gained property will improve the quality of student services. The purchase is a result of a $5.1 million lawsuit that occurred approximately eight years ago. According to “Lancaster Online,” in the fall of 2004, Lancaster HACC faced …

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Luncheon & chat with the Vice-President

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Article by Emma Carr-Gardner Early last October many students were able to attend an informal luncheon with Dr. L. Marshall Washington, the vice president of the Lancaster campus.  Dr. Washington holds these luncheons as a way to directly hear from the students. During this time students are able to inquire about various issues and concerns that face the average student …

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D2L replaces WebCT

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Article by Abreham Arehart & Brianna Gerber On January 11, 2012, HACC launched its new online course system processor. No more freezing, glitches, or annoying browser check popups. The spring semester includes a significant improvement to HACC’s virtual campus. D2L or, Desire to Learn, isn’t only faster and more capable of handling documents, but it includes an instant messenger system …

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Louis C.K. performs at Beacon Theater

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Article by Brendan Krick Since his first hour-long special, “Shameless,” premiered on HBO in 2007, Louis C.K.’s fame and fanbase have steadily increased. He has released several excellent specials, including a concert film that premiered at the Sundance Film Festival. His newest special, “Live at the Beacon Theater,” continues his record of consistent excellence. Though his honesty is not quite …

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Shooting at Farm Show Complex closes HACC Harrisburg campus

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Harrisburg Campus and The Public Safety Center closed on Feb. 3, 2011, because of a shooting at the Farm Show Complex, which is located nearby the campuses. According to the college e2campus safety alerts, classes on those campuses were canceled late in the afternoon. Safety and Security directed traffic as the campus was evacuated.  The campus alerts, sent out by …