50 years of Civil Rights

Johann Hollar | Staff Writer

 

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Courtesy of freedom50.org

The previous August of 2014 marked the 50th anniversary of Freedom Summer.  The event known as Freedom Summer was part of the Civil Rights Movement (1954-1968 CE) in an attempt to promote voting and education for African-Americans.  Volunteers such as college students and Wednesday Women were involved in this memorable moment of American history.  The efforts of such people were not met without resistance.

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The VCT Lecture Series This Week

Nicholas Hanke | Staff Writer

image courtesy of century.edu

image courtesy of century.edu

Join us for the VCT lecture series. The VCT Lectures series is a lecture series that occurs every month with a professional guest speaker. This month we have a certified professional photographer, David Grupa. He owns and runs David Grupa Portrait. David Grupa has come to a few previous lectures in the VCT area on the East Campus. With his years of experience, he has learned much but one thing has stood above it all—Never Stop Learning.

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Change is in the Air

Angela Garagiola | Editor in Chief

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(image source sdsu.edu)

The Century Times has been bringing students the campus news since 2008. Starting this semester, the publication is reorganizing to create a magazine. The new format will offer a unique chance to include the important work of all Century students. Continue reading

Century ASL Logo Design Contest

Lanie Carter | Staff Writer

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Image courtesy of hhhints.com

Century’s American Sign Language Club (ASL) is looking for someone to design their new logo to be on posters, T-shirts etc. The contest runs now through Friday,  May 9th. Winner will be selected shortly after the contest deadline and will be posted on Century ASL Facebook page along with Century Times. Winner will also receive a $50 Visa gift card.

Logo design must include:

  • Club name: Century ASL Club
  • Use ASL hands
  • Must be tasteful
  • Must be your Original work
  • Must be jpeg or png format

Please submit the following form telling us how you came up with your design.

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Please email Logo Design and form to asl.centurycollege@gmail.com

Century College Student Showcase Starts Tonight!

Dena Urbano | Staff Writer

An Phan and Alisen Braseth perform a scene from "The Secret Garden" at last years Student Showcase

An Phan and Alisen Braseth perform a scene from “The Secret Garden” at last years Student Showcase

Century students! Don’t miss this opportunity to see the talent that shines within the school walls! The Century College Student Showcase is an annual event, directed and performed solely by Century students.  There is a variety of performances, which include music, dance, one-act plays, and monologues.  The show begins at 7:30pm and tickets are $2 at the door. Performances run through Saturday, March 1st.  Come out and show your support for the Theater department!

American Sign Language Club Meetings

Lanie Carter | Staff Writer

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Image courtesy of theguardian.com

The American Sign Language club has changed its meeting time and place for the spring semester. The first ASL club meeting will be Monday January 27 from 4-5 p.m. in room W2005. Please stop by to learn more about American Sign Language, the deaf community, and much more. Anyone can join, even if you know only a few signs. For more information please check out the Century’s ASL Club Facebook page. www.facebook.com/centuryasl

Dental Hygiene Students Looking for Teeth to Clean

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Image courtesy of vanityfuengirola.com/

Tina Nichols | Staff Writer

The dental hygiene students are looking for dental patients. It only takes thirty minutes for a FREE screening. You get four x-rays and a cleaning to see if you qualify as a board patient. As a qualified board patient you would receive FREE cleanings and preventive services for a whole year. If you are interested contact the dental clinic at 651-779-5787 or dental.hygiene@century.edu