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Anthony Osterkamp | Contributing Writer
Tic Toc, Tic Toc, every second and every minute of each day slow way down as we wait for our final time to be relieved by the new unit coming in to replace us and for them to take charge of all our trucks, radios, log-books, […]
John Adams-Meade | Staff Writer
It’s fall and tens of thousands of young freshmen are flocking to college campuses throughout the country. It’s an oasis for budding knowledge and ambition. For most it’s a social beginning, a chance to wipe the high school slate clean and start fresh in a new […]
I hadn’t been feeling well for weeks. I felt like I had some sort of stomach flu. I was nauseated; tired all the time, and my body ached—something was very wrong. After pressure from my family, I finally made an appointment to see the doctor.
I sat […]
Kiana Williams | Staff Writer
When I was in fourth grade, I threw myself down a flight of stairs to avoid taking a geography test. About a split second after I jumped, I realized that I had made a terrible, terrible decision; I hit the first step with a loud thud […]
R. Michael Aguirre | Photography Editor
The Midwest is home to an almost mythical, dying breed; the American Cowboy. But, all hope is not lost in the ever dying off of the ranchers and farmers, who have long practiced the true lifestyle that most of us only imagine as a sport […]
Mark Dresel | Staff Writer
“One, two, three, and four” she proclaims softly, tapping the top of her teeth with a small finger. “Mommy! I have 22 because I’m missing these two, see?” This scene is being played out all over the United States. It’s both a time of extreme happiness […]
Interested in meeting people who share a similar passion for science and engineering? Are you currently an engineering student that has questions concerning the engineering program or the career field of engineering in general? Come join the Engineering Club. We welcome anybody who wants to learn more about engineering.
Joseph Kaiser | Staff Writer
Another summer has come and gone
leaving in its wake fond memories of beautiful weather, beach days, and schedules that were open. With school upon students once again and the workload of classes bearing down, many things that were once valued this summer, sleeping 12 hours a […]
Jacob Bernier | Staff Writer
Century College’s Native American Student Association is once again active and looking for members, thanks to the new head of the club, Marisa Deloye, an 18 year old psychology major.
Ophelia Herrera | Contributing Writer
National Hispanic Heritage Month, from September 15 to October 15, celebrates the histories, cultures and contributions of people living in the USA whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, Central and South America.
Angela Garagiola | Editor in Chief
The troubles facing homeless youth made headlines this summer when Miley Cyrus’ date to MTV’s Video Music Awards was Jesse Helt, a 22-year-old homeless man from Oregon. Cyrus faced backlash when the media disclosed that Helt had outstanding warrants. In the face of criticism, Cyrus […]
Kiana Williams | Staff Writer
Here at The Century Times, we are dedicated to preserving the memory of great literary works of the past. We recognize, however, that in this busy world that we live in, it can be hard to find the time to actually sit down and read them. […]
Benjamin Goodspeed | Staff Writer
On July 4 1776 we as a nation officially declared our independence from British rule, thus establishing the governing rules that we carry with us to this very day. Our forefathers had dreams of a free country, where the masses possessed the power and had control. […]
Lanie Carter | Online Editor
Impending dreary weather didn’t stop Century College’s clubs from participating in the Culture Festival on September 24th. A culture festival is an annual event held by most schools in Japan to showcase students work. In this case, clubs were invited to have informational booths, games, food […]
Keesha Webb | Staff Writer
I am bi-racial, mixed with black and white, so growing up for me was a little different than being purely black or purely white. Despite being half and half, I was always only considered black because my skin is darker than what is accepted as white. […]