Archive | October, 2015

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What Does Our Birth Order Say About Us?

Posted on 30 October 2015 by

All of us were given the common gift of life from our parents. All families are different in many ways but no matter the time, location, or countless other circumstances, this common gift catalyzes the natural evolution of our family unit. The diverse dynamics of the family unit have been studied at length to find […] Continue Reading…

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Cross Country Expedition Turned Hometown Appreciation

Posted on 30 October 2015 by

A spur of the moment decision made by Joseph Beres, 25, an English major at Housatonic, created an eye-opening trip cross country. After a friend mentioned needing a companion for a journey to California, Beres jumped at the opportunity for an escape from his everyday routine. Two years ago, Beres decided it was time for […] Continue Reading…

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Gaming Nightmare: Games You Should Play on Halloween

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It’s Halloween time, and you know what that means, time to play some scary video games. So let’s turn the lights off and get ready to jump out of our seats. The first game students should play on Halloween is Resident Evil, or as it is known in Japan, Biohazard. This is a classic among […] Continue Reading…

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Internship Interested?

Posted on 30 October 2015 by

Start taking advantage of what your school has to offer! Housatonic is coming up with a great new department to help students find internships. If it’s going to benefit you and your future in the long run, why not take a shot at it? Anisha Thomas, Career Services Coordinator at HCC, helps students with fieldwork […] Continue Reading…

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Former NYC Business Consultant Now HCC Professor

Posted on 30 October 2015 by

Professors play a huge role when it comes to college education. Have you ever sat in your chair in the beginning of a new class and wondered who your professor is? Questions seem to run through your mind like: “Where are they from?”  Or, “What can they do to improve my learning?” On the first […] Continue Reading…

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Please, Take a Smile.

Posted on 29 October 2015 by

They say a simple smile goes a long way, that a simple “hello” can make someone’s day. Something as small as a compliment can change someone’s entire state of mind. Housatonic hopes to stress that belief. All over campus these “Have an amazing day,” flyers have been popping up. Strung from the bottom are compliments, […] Continue Reading…

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Goodbye Car, Hello Parking Ticket!

Posted on 29 October 2015 by

Could the reason professors are coming late to class be because of their students?  Beverly Salzman, Lecturer of Psychology at Housatonic, thinks so.   New parking regulations allow security the permission and authority to have any student’s car that is parked in faculty parking towed. There have always been rules about student and faculty parking, […] Continue Reading…

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They’re Black, and Better Than Ever!

Posted on 29 October 2015 by

This season’s fall television lineup is packed with juicy dramas, gut busting comedies, and compelling stories. But who is dominating the small screen with big roles? Black women. Forget about the nannies and the assistants you used to see them play. Now they are center stage, portraying powerful positions while staying stylish. A wider spectrum […] Continue Reading…

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Apple’s Cultural Impact

Posted on 29 October 2015 by

Our generation loves technology and social media. We thrive on new apps and a faster way to connect with others on the internet. Our generation loves Apple and the way they reinvent their products, making us want more. Has Apple really influenced our culture for the younger generation? The iPhone, iPad and iPod are the […] Continue Reading…

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Comic Festival and Spooky Spectacles

Posted on 29 October 2015 by

Whether your interests pertain to superheroes, zombies, or you just keep up with what’s popular in the cinema and television scene nowadays, this fall season is the chance to catch some seriously spooky as well as returning and beloved entertainment. With all of the hype and attention circulating around the second week of October, it […] Continue Reading…