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A coalition effort between senior staff members and faculty instructors, making The […]
by Crystal Anderson
The Century Times is an important part of Century College’s student life. It provides information, opinions, and other details on what is happening on campus or in nearby locations. The newspaper is run by a dedicated staff who works hard to make every issue great.
To become part of […]
by Ellen Ahlness
That time of year is almost upon Century. Yes, that time of year. Time for you to show off everything that you’ve ever learned, gazed over, or skipped altogether in class. The finals are upon us.
“For many students, the very idea of finals week sends shivers down their […]
by Caleb Klitzke
This week, the Minnesota Vikings fired their council of wizards and are currently attempting to trade their first round pick in the 2013 NFL Draft and QB Christian Ponder to the Minnesota Twins for Joe Mauer.
Vikings owner Zigi Wylf said, “I can’t believe we spent an entire […]
by John Belisle
Live-in girlfriend Jessica Van Doren is causing her boyfriend, Eric Simmons, to seriously reconsider their entire relationship. The recent turbulence is due to Van Doren’s lackadaisical approach to cleaning even the most basic of kitchen utensils, especially the pizza cutter.
Numerous times, Simmons would open up the dishwasher only […]
by Alex Orlowski
On Wednesday, April 4, 2012, the Minnesota legislature passed the Minnesota Voter I.D. Constitutional Amendment, which says voters will decide in the next election about whether voters should be required to show an I.D. when they vote, cited from the Minneapolis Star Tribune.
The language of the bill and […]
by Matthew Hoemke
The Hunger Games:
Set in a dystopian future where the vile government keeps its citizens in line by having children fight to the death in gladiatorial combat, twenty-four enter—but only one may leave. These are the Hunger Games. The story may be derivative of a novel and film from […]
by Matthew Hoemke
The Cabin in the Woods:
The Cabin in the Woods is easily the best film of 2012, blending sharp satire and some really fun scares. The premise is basic; five college students go on a weekend getaway to an old abandoned cabin in the woods, where unspeakable horrors lay […]
Hey Wood Ducks!
Are you interested in sports? Do you like to write? If you are interested in
either of these things, I have got something for you. My name is Joe Blustein; I
am the Sports Editor for The Century Times. In fall 2013, The Century Times will
be running low on sports […]
Saint Paul Saints mascot Mudonna is one of the many diversions that make this baseball team fun to watchby Joe Blustein
When people think of baseball in the Twin Cities area, they think of the Minnesota Twins. Sadly, they forget about the other Twin Cities area team: the St. Paul Saints.
by Matthew G. Gille
Have you been looking for a sport that combines the running and cutting ability of soccer, the athleticism and strength of football, the body-positioning of basketball, and the stick handling of hockey? If so, then lacrosse is the answer to your needs. Lacrosse is one of the […]
by Deb Nelson
Eric Graham holds a Masters degree from the Peabody Conservatory of Johns Hopkins University. He studied jazz at the University of North Texas and Hindustani music at the Ali Akbar Khan College of Music. He was raised in Barrow, Alaska — an Inupiat Eskimo village 400 miles […]
by Deb Nelson
The creation of the Century College AFA Music Degree in the fall of 2008 transformed the Century College Music Program, increasing the availability— and level—of ensemble opportunities and activities. Now, many high-quality, committed music students attend Century College.
The changes in the program are drawing high caliber students, like […]
by Chiquita M. Plowman
The Intercultural Club (ICC) presented their first ICCXOTIC car show on Friday, April 27, 2012. The ICC welcomed more than twenty tricked out cars or bikes on the west campus. Although anyone could enter, most cars came from the Century College students. Students and non-students alike customized […]
by Ellen Ahlness
Though the application window for Century College Foundation scholarships has closed, they are awarded regularly to both students in need and to students who have earned them through academic work. During the 2011-12 academic year Century College awarded 109 scholarships, totaling over $130,000.
With all the benefits of scholarships, […]
by Bri Thomas
“Bon-a-petit,” a saying we all love to say when enjoying a really tasty meal. The many students and alumni that attended the fifth annual Etiquette Dinner got the opportunity to enjoy a formal dining experience while socializing and reconnecting with business associates. The event was on Tuesday, April […]