Archive for April, 2019

Students weigh in on board’s security decision

Students weigh in on board’s security decision

April 24, 2019 at 12:11 pm 0 comments

“What should DMACC do?” Vice President of Academic Affairs Scott Ocken posed this question to students on April 3 at an Ankeny campus SAC meeting to gather input on how the school should improve its on campus security measures. He told the room of about 20 students that DMACC administrationRead More

Roomie Chat

Roomie Chat

April 24, 2019 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

In this episode Hannah and Kelli talk about their experience as roommates and share their tips on living with friends.

Sarah Bogaards (editor)

Opinion: In 2020, younger voters can’t afford to sit out

April 24, 2019 at 11:58 am 0 comments

In 2020 I will vote in my first presidential election ever as people my age are becoming a growing portion of eligible voters. According to Pew Research Center, almost twice as many Millennials voted in 2016 compared to 2008, and also voted more than Baby Boomers, though by less thanRead More

CiWeek speaker Jason Feifer discussed entrepreneurship and his work at the magazine on March 6. Photo by Hannah Bonnett.

Editor-in-Chief at Entrepreneur magazine speaks during 10th annual ciWeek

April 12, 2019 at 12:04 pm 0 comments

What is entrepreneurship and who is an entrepreneur? Jason Feifer, Editor-in-Chief of “Entrepreneur” magazine, set out to answer these questions in his presentation at DMACC’s tenth annual ciWeek event, held at the West Campus on March 6. Feifer, who became the Editor-in-Chief of “Entrepreneur” magazine in October of 2016, hasRead More

Let’s talk about transferring

Let’s talk about transferring

April 11, 2019 at 9:32 am 0 comments

The Chronicle staff talks about their plans to transfer — Kelli (University of Iowa), Hannah (Simpson), Sarah and Anthony (Drake).

Kelli Spaur

Opinion: How to find happiness in a chaotic world

April 8, 2019 at 11:34 am 0 comments

We all have those times where life seems to be one overwhelming event after another. Those times when stress and negative thinking hang around and begin to pollute all other aspects of our routine. With all the chaotic noise, it can get difficult to pull the mind out of theRead More

Opinion: Cultivate healthy habits

April 6, 2019 at 12:31 pm 0 comments

Guest Column by Tiffany Hays The world around us is full of choices.  Some of these choices are more convenient than others as the modern world offers many conveniences including having meals delivered to your doorstep, utilizing home cleaning services, or outsourcing pet care.  We even have the ability toRead More

Opinion: Consider a “clearance dog”

April 6, 2019 at 12:30 pm 0 comments

Guest column by Abigail Lee “A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than he loves himself.” Writer Josh Billings said that. I would have to agree with Josh Billings. Dogs do love their owners more than themselves. I want you to consider a “clearance dog,”Read More