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Be a Cake God with 7-Up Cake

Posted on 06 December 2016 by

Finals are coming and grades will be dropping. People are more stressed now than they have ever been before. There has to be something that can take this frustration away. How about 7-Up Cake? Yes, you use the actually 7-Up soda. Are you interested now? Well, here you go: Ingredients: ¾ lb butter (softened) 3 […] Continue Reading…

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Brighten Finals Season with Some Ugly

Posted on 06 December 2016 by

Finals season is always a time of stress; everyone is cramming for their tests, staying up all night for those last minute projects, wondering what to take next semester, and let us not forget buying tons of gifts for the holidays. Why not lighten the mood with something silly or “ugly”? Having an ugly sweater […] Continue Reading…

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Dunkin’ Deals

Posted on 06 December 2016 by

Monday mornings are hard. After staying up late to finish that last minute assignment, rolling out of bed is never easy. On top of that, you might not be able to purchase your medium coffee from dunkin donuts. Is the price the problem? If it is, just start watching football on Sundays and save your […] Continue Reading…

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Research For Your Research

Posted on 06 December 2016 by

The modern student is granted access to more data than any other person in history. We have access to a number of libraries and the infamous Internet. Along with avenues only accessible to students, conducting research and finding information for papers should not be too difficult. However, that isn’t always the case. For a good […] Continue Reading…

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Planning a Painless Transfer

Posted on 29 November 2016 by

Are you wondering how to better assemble and organize your future plans in order to prepare  a smooth transferring process? If you haven’t put any thought into furthering your education, here you will learn how far in advance you should be planning as well as finding which college is best fitting for you. As you […] Continue Reading…

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HCC’s Very Own Virtual Career Coach

Posted on 29 November 2016 by

Housatonic has always been about helping students, especially in regards to planning their futures, and this year HCC is providing its students with more help than ever. The school has purchased an online career coach that makes it truly easy to assess all aspects of the career a student might wish to pursue. Career Coach, […] Continue Reading…

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Unknown Treasures of Bridgeport

Posted on 31 October 2016 by

In cities with unique characteristics like Bridgeport, the least explored areas tend to hold the most promise and intrigue. Bridgeport is grounds for fascinating sights in little known places. Many unexplored geographical marvels can be found in this city if you know where to look. Seaside Park in Bridgeport is a spacious recreational park with […] Continue Reading…

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Paying for Microsoft Office Now a Thing of the Past

Posted on 29 October 2016 by

Far too many students are wasting their money. Many HCC students have innocently purchased a new version of Microsoft Office completely unaware of their free access to Office 365. The question then becomes, how could they have missed this? More importantly, how do they access it? Office 365 is a service provided to all students […] Continue Reading…

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Honor Yourself

Posted on 29 October 2016 by

Here at HCC, there are a multitude of programs, clubs, and classes that students can sign up for in order to enrich their minds and bodies.  Most of these outlets are easily accessible, except for one. The Honors Program here at school may be the most underutilized resource on campus, and it is completely free […] Continue Reading…

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Get the NY Times for Free

Posted on 16 May 2016 by

As a student at Housatonic we are offered many things that we are not aware of. One of the many things given that can be very valuable is the free access to the New York Times newspaper. The New York Times is a very popular newspaper with plenty of resources available, when it comes to […] Continue Reading…