Tag Archive | "Go Back to Get Ahead"

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This May Thornes Get to Blossom

Posted on 01 April 2016 by

In a quiet corner of the Beacon Hall lounge, Linda J. Thorne, 49, is halfway through a cold cut combo and three quarters of the way through her Accounting II homework. For Ms. Thorne, most breaks, even three-hour ones between classes, are spent multi-tasking. She’s learned to juggle, not bowling pins or flaming torches, but […] Continue Reading…

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A Brief Hiatus: Going Back to Get Ahead

Posted on 19 December 2014 by

Perception is reality, well maybe; at least that is what seems to dominate society’s outlook on others. There is something  innate in all of us that drives us to believe what we are told until proven otherwise. This belief may be the flaw in the universe that is holding back all the potential and possibilities […] Continue Reading…

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HCC Enrollment Down This Semester

Posted on 22 October 2014 by

Everything may seem fine and dandy at Housatonic Community College from the student perspective, but is it really? According to Janice M Schaeffler, the Director of Institutional Research and Adjunct Instructor of Statistics, school enrollment has dropped by a total of 7.7 percent this semester. This can affect students and staff in a big way. […] Continue Reading…