Tag Archive | "Clubs"

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Stand In Unity: HCC’s Safe Space For the LGBT Community

Posted on 11 December 2016 by

It hasn’t been the best year for whichever letter people may fall under when it comes to the LGBT community. Sure, there’s been more exposure to those who tell similar stories in the media and in real life. But with the Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando, as well as the campaigns to have what little […] Continue Reading…

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Toad’s Place: An Amazing Place

Posted on 06 December 2016 by

Growing up, I thought that my high school years would include fun-filled weekends at concerts and parties with my friends. Man, was I wrong. For my friends and I who wanted to go out and dance, our ages held us back from going to a lot of venues in Connecticut. When I finally turned 18, […] Continue Reading…

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A Show Worth Seeing

Posted on 05 April 2016 by

The Performing Arts Club showcases the talent of Housatonic students in shows every month and it is something worth checking out. The most recent show took place on March 8, with the next happening on April 12. Aspiring actors, students just having a good time, and even writers all come together to make these shows […] Continue Reading…

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Composition Intuition: A Look Inside Graphic Design

Posted on 11 December 2015 by

The process of combining colorful graphics and text into captivating advertisements is a method that requires a lot of patience and skill. Graphic Design Club welcomes anyone who wants to master the art of these visual concepts with open arms. Kat Travis is the president of Graphic Design Club. “As you’ll see, Kat is great!” […] Continue Reading…

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Black Student Union Sponsors Cafe Night

Posted on 11 April 2015 by

On April 2, Housatonic’s second annual Cafe Night took place in the Beacon Hall Events Center.  Organized by the school’s division of the national Black Student Union, Cafe Night invited students of all races to dine on some delicious food while enjoying beautiful dancing and powerful poetry. The night was a relative success, with over […] Continue Reading…

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Student Activities Committee Discusses Upcoming Events

Posted on 03 April 2015 by

On March 31, 2015 the Student Activates Committee held a meeting where club members discussed events that are happening and events that are still in the planning stages, including events ranging from blood donation drives to reading aloud to kids. There were 11 people who attending the meeting include both the Director of Student Activities […] Continue Reading…

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Behind the Camera Lens

Posted on 03 April 2015 by

Aim. Focus. Snap! Everyone loves taking pictures in this day and age. All the social media just makes it easy for us to take pictures and share them. Instagram is one way for up and coming photographers to show off their work, but when there are thousands doing the same thing you need to stand […] Continue Reading…

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Club Feature: The UNITY/GSA Club

Posted on 02 April 2015 by

The UNITY/GSA club meets every Thursday from 3:30-5:00 p.m. in room 317A in Beacon Hall. But it is no ordinary club. Yes, there are snacks and drinks provided at meetings, but that is not the best part. The UNITY/GSA club helps students be a part of a community that accepts and talks about sexuality and […] Continue Reading…

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U.N.I.T.Y. Club Stresses Fellowship and Freedom

Posted on 02 December 2014 by

U.N.I.T.Y stands for Understanding Nurturing Individuals Throughout the Year. For the past 35 years, this has been a code that a club formerly called the Gay Straight Alliance has stood for and represented. However, this is not just any other regular club that exists around Housatonic, but one of togetherness, fellowship, freedom, and a place […] Continue Reading…

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Music is Key

Posted on 02 December 2014 by

By now most students are well aware that HCC has talent. So, it should be no surprise that we have a Music Club right here on campus. On the afternoon of Thursday November 18, I had the pleasure of attending a Music Club meeting where approximately 10 students gathered to watch the extremely talented guitarist […] Continue Reading…