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Lakewood Logue April 1983
Eric Galvez | Staff Writer
Former Lakewood student, Dr. Eric Galvez, the first 21-year-old doctor in Minnesota history, performed the first stone-heart transplant on Wednesday, April 6, 1983 in a Bedrock, Minnesota hospital. The recipient of the stone heart, Dr. Barney Rubble, is listed in satisfactory condition at […]
Ker Moua | Lead Copy Editor
The Century Times has obtained a special interview with the college mascot, Woody Wood Duck. He has been with Century College since it was called Lakewood State Junior College. He’s about as old as the college itself. Here are the musings of the local mascot.
Creative Student Submissions: What It Means When a Man Falls from The Sky
Compiled by Sara Romanoski | Managing Editor
In connection with the Lesley Arimah event, Century students were invited to submit creative work in the form of drawings, poems, or reviews to portray their feelings and reactions regarding What It […]
Dylan Dennhardt | Contributing Writer
For the creation was subjected to frustration, not by his own choice, but by the will of the one who subjected it: Romans 8:20, NIV
My story started on a long anticipated late Sept. morning. At that time, I was scheduled to have a bilateral mastectomy. You’re […]
Amro Abu Yosef | Contributing Writer
I had the power to choose between studying in my country Jordan or coming to the United States of America. “It is a luxury to be able to choose what you do,” according to a Peruvian photographer, Mario Testino. I made my decision after thinking […]
Iris Montaño | Contributing Writer
Studying in the United States has been the dream of many people around the world and a lot of them have achieved this privilege. As evidence of it, there are a large number of international students admitted and enrolled at Century College. In order to be […]
Todd Schouweiler | Contributing Poet
The winter snow so soft and white,
You think it could not be a blight,
The way it makes the land compare,
To the painted white of a grand-parent’s hair,
The birth of spring will shew it away;
Though, winter will come again to stay.
Nafiza Hasan | Contributing Writer
When we look at the percentage of the global population that resides in the United States which is five percent, and the percentage of the globes incarcerated population in the United States that is twenty-five percent, any person can see that there is clearly an issue […]
Angel Rangel Chavez | Contributing Writer
Why are the most important and relevant goals the hardest to achieve? These goals are harder because they take dedication to improve skills, patience to not give up in rough times, and self-discipline to achieve them. Otherwise, they may be very common in life and […]
Angelica Chaudary | Contributing Writer
There are some issues that most people classify as the “impolite topics”, and if you want to keep a conversation without arguing, you better stay a considerable distance away from religion, sexuality, and politics.
There is a reason for this. Why politics? Every single individual will always […]
Anna Xiong | Contributing Writer
Many people still believe in the Hmong traditional ways. A daughter must know skills such as cooking and cleaning the house to be considered as a perfect girl or ready to get married. Parents will find a man to marry their daughter even though the couple […]
Todd A. Schouweiler | Contributing Writer
My life has gone off course,
My life is like a ship at sea;
Drifting aimlessly without direction,
No guiding wind that would set the sails to a different speed.
I am sinking,
I am sinking,
My life has no purpose,
What have I to show?
I am sinking,
I am sinking,
What life I […]
Ybeth Jimenez | Contributing Writer
On Nov. 15, 2015, my life changed for the better. When I came to the United States, I was visiting my daughter because she was sick. I felt that something was behind that, but she did not want to tell me. She was in the United […]
Thuy (Kristy) Dong | Staff Writer
There are many inspirations in life, but where can we find them?
I am inspired by the little memory I had with my grandfather.
“Hey honey,” said my grandfather, “just put your hands up! I will give you the money to buy that painting as long as […]
Mayliris Flores | Contributing Writer
In every moment of our life, we are making decisions. In the morning, we start it by making a decision of whether waking up or to continue sleeping. Denis Waitley, a motivational speaker explains, “You are responsible for the eventual outcome of your life. You have […]