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Blue Glass a Window into New Welcome Center

Posted on 14 September 2017

Things in Lafayette Hall have grown quite a bit since last semester. With the expansion over the summer, some offices and classrooms have found a new home. One of the relocations is the Financial Aid office. Instead of the dark hallway leading to a small cramped office in a corner, the office is now in […] Continue Reading…

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50 Years of Killin’ It

Posted on 14 September 2017

The HCC Museum of Art’s 50th anniversary is coming up, and the Housatonic community is throwing a fun, nautical event to celebrate. Museum Director Robin Zella is bringing the artistic gems of our museum into public light at a murder-mystery fundraiser. On Friday September 29, all are invited to this cocktail-party event to support the […] Continue Reading…

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We Assure You, We’re Open

Posted on 14 September 2017

What a time to be a freshman at Housatonic! As if juggling new responsibilities on top of overpriced books wasn’t stressful enough, there are plenty of new reconstructed areas of the school to make even the Riddler disoriented. New and returning students shouldn’t fear, because all of these changes are going to create a magnificent […] Continue Reading…

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Read the Latest Issue of Our Print Magazine Online Now!

Posted on 14 September 2017

The current issue of our full-color magazine, 76 pages of student-written, student-designed content, is available all over campus. If you’d like to take a look at it online, click below for a PDF version!  Happy Reading! Click here for our Fall 2017 Print Magazine as a PDF

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A Day in the Life of Housatonic Published!

Posted on 16 May 2017

As our final project of the semester, the Horizons staff worked in teams to produce and publish photo essays that captured A Day in the Life of Housatonic. Check them out here: http://dayathcc.blogspot.com

Arts, Events, News

HCC’s One Book One College Crosses Paths with Author Sergio Troncoso

Posted on 10 April 2017

From page one to the final sentence of any piece of literature, a theme is present. One or many themes in a text can be hidden or obvious, but they are always there, laid out by the author to convey a meaning or belief, an underlying message or even purpose for the story. The themes […] Continue Reading…

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Semester Kicks Off with Motivational Monday

Posted on 03 February 2017

New year, new motivation; the Student Senate has brought the HCC population a brand new way to fight the lack of motivation that comes with the new semester. Motivational Monday is a new program that utilizes visual stimulation and creativity to ease the mind and motivate students to do their best to meet their goals. […] Continue Reading…

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Discover the “Secret” Program that Can Propel Your College Experience

Posted on 03 February 2017

The Family Economic Security Program (FESP) is a holistic approach to helping students attain the skills, advisement, and opportunities they need to achieve their goals on and off campus. Specializing in providing assistance to students from low-income households, FESP advisors can help design plans for success that cover everything from tutoring to balancing a checkbook. […] Continue Reading…

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From Humble to Harvard, From El Paso to HCC

Posted on 12 December 2016

Whether you’re lifting knee to chin to reach the peak of a mountain, or digging your heels into the downgrade of the other side to keep from tumbling, every inch forward is measured and counted. For Sergio Troncoso, each step of his unlikely journey is recounted in heartbreaking fashion in his collection of 16 essays, […] Continue Reading…

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New “Drug Wars” Class Being Offered for Spring

Posted on 12 December 2016

Students at Housatonic who are interested in the effect the drug war has on our democracy are in luck. A special topics class will be offered in the spring of 2017 to anyone who wants  to be a contributing member of our democracy. The  formal name of the course is IDS 298:  “Special Topics: Drug […] Continue Reading…