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New “Drug Wars” Class Being Offered for Spring

Posted on 12 December 2016 by

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…

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Course Spotlight: Psychology of Addiction

Posted on 11 December 2016 by

HCC has a wonderful psychology department with experienced staff and a variety of courses. Students can enroll in HCC’s psych classes to fulfill an open elective and/or as part of their degree requirement in fields like psychology and human services. A course that is great for both is Psychology of Addiction with Professor Coba-Loh, who […] Continue Reading…

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Russian History Being Offered Again

Posted on 11 December 2016 by

Next semester, Russian history will be offered once again here at HCC. Anyone who is a history major or just interested in history should really check out this class. It’s always nice to learn about history from another country other than the United States, to get an understanding of how other countries came to be. […] Continue Reading…

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A Chance To Travel

Posted on 29 October 2016 by

Those planning to travel to Morocco in Spring 2017 and Greece in summer 2017 as part of Housatonic’s Study Abroad Program can set up a payment plan or use a down payment to save their spot. These trips are open to students, faculty and staff. The approximate cost for Morocco is $3,295. Students are able […] Continue Reading…

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Color Blind or Color Bold?

Posted on 10 December 2015 by

Race in America remains at the pinnacle of hot topics people seldom like to talk about, but Housatonic is confronting the race issue head on, exploring topics like the law murdering unarmed black men, women and children; the upgraded Jim Crow laws of mass incarceration; and major book publishers rewriting text books to skew African […] Continue Reading…

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Is Enough Being Done to Keep Students Safe?

Posted on 03 April 2015 by

Cleaning up after a snowstorm is always difficult. It can take quite a bit of time and effort to get roadways and sidewalks cleared of snow and ice. Sometimes this is not complete in time for classes to begin at 8 a.m, yet Housatonic continues to open the campus with no delays. This may not […] Continue Reading…

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Snow Daze

Posted on 03 April 2015 by

Students and professors had a tough time with the snow this semester. This winter season has been very detrimental to the students and faculty here at Housatonic. In late February, many students hadn’t even met their professors yet because of all the cancellations. Many students were upset because they pay a lot of money to […] Continue Reading…