Category: West

News from the Tri-C campus in Parma

A New Tri-C On the Horizon

A groundbreaking ceremony for Cuyahoga Community College marked the beginning of construction on an extension for West Campus. The approximately 60,000-square-foot STEM Center will host expanded curriculum in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics beginning next year. The $34 million addition is the first major project to begin after Cuyahoga County voters approved a $227.5 million bond issue, commonly known as Issue …

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The Colored Museum Opening this Weekend at Tri-C West

The Colored Museum is a comedy written in 1986 and designed to satirize the way African Americans were seen in popular culture. It was created with the intent to shock audiences and thus contains some fairly outlandish premises. The play is set up in 11 separate “skits” ranging from an alien’s struggle on Earth to a woman laying an egg. One interesting …

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Sally Kurowski Retires After 31 Years at Tri-C

“My grandfather always stressed the importance of education,” said Sally Kurowski, Director of Developmental Education and Learning Services at Cuyahoga Community College. “I am fortunate to be the first in my family to earn a college degree.” Kurowski’s love of learning only grew from there. “When I thought about what I wanted to be when I grew up, the …

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Learning Culture with “Culture Shock”

By: Daniela Cacho, West Staff Writer   Tri-C’s Western Campus held their own multicultural event titled “Culture Shock” in the north galleria. Students put together tables with displays of countries they originated from and international clubs Tri-C West sponsors. Student Noelle Abuoun, is part of the Japanese club at Tri-C West. She truly enjoys Japanese …

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Getting the College Community Moving with “Exercise is Medicine”

By: Jordan Johnson, West Staff Writer   On April 11, 2017, the Galleria of Tri-C’s Western Campus was full of people learning how to improve their lifestyle by making healthier choices at the semi-annual “Exercise is Medicine” event. Held every April at the Western Campus and every November at the Eastern Campus, this free event …

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It is OK to ASK for HELP

By: Tammy Merritt, West Staff Writer   Life can be challenging, confusing and tiresome with all its joys, pain, lessons and triumph. When one falls down, one must get back up. Throughout life there is sowing and there is reaping what you sow. Now what falls in the center of it all is being human, …

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