Archive for February, 2024

Claire Pollard, from Norwalk

Finding a new path: mortuary science

February 17, 2024 at 10:46 am 0 comments

Like many people after high school, Claire Pollard found a job working in retail. For three years the 19-year-old Norwalk native worked at Old Navy but late last year she made the switch and began working for a very different type of business: a funeral home.  (For the sake ofRead More

A screenshot from Lama Abu Jamous's Instagram page as she covers the Israel-Hamas war.

A young journalist covers the war on social media

February 17, 2024 at 10:44 am 0 comments

The bravest faces in conflict can sometimes come from the most unexpected places.   In the ongoing conflict involving Gaza, the hardest hit populations have been women and children, thousands of whom are currently displaced, with no family or friends left to care for them.   Close to the heart of theRead More

Super Bowl LVIII: A tale of two halves

Super Bowl LVIII: A tale of two halves

February 17, 2024 at 10:41 am 0 comments

Pat Mahomes threw a game-winning touchdown to Mecole Hardman in overtime against the San Francisco 49ers to win the Super Bowl 25-22.  Mahomes was named Super Bowl MVP with this performance. He threw for 333 yards, two touchdowns and one interception.  To me, this game was a tale of twoRead More

The Chronicle talks Super Bowl!

The Chronicle talks Super Bowl!

February 14, 2024 at 1:05 pm 0 comments

Maya, Riley, and Dashae chat about the Super Bowl! Play in new window | Download

The Chronicle talks music!

The Chronicle talks music!

February 12, 2024 at 12:04 pm 0 comments

Lara, Bella, and Dashae chat about the Grammys, concerts, and more! Play in new window | Download

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AI poses new challenges and opportunities at DMACC

February 12, 2024 at 12:03 pm 0 comments

Over the past year AI, or artificial intelligence, has taken the world and classroom by storm. In higher education, AI could be seen as a beneficial resource or a means of cheating. Different professors have different policies regarding AI, which complicates the matter. One popular AI tool is ChatGPT, whichRead More

The Chronicle talks rom-coms

The Chronicle talks rom-coms

February 9, 2024 at 11:40 am 0 comments

Bella, Dashae, and Lara talk about their favorite romantic comedies. Play in new window | Download

The USS Vella Gulf in 2010. Photo Courtesy the U.S. Navy.

Life in the Navy during COVID-19

February 7, 2024 at 12:33 pm 0 comments

Many things happened during my time in the Navy but nothing larger than the COVID-19 outbreak in the weeks before my deployment to the Middle East. In the weeks following the news of COVID, the Navy was very slow in their response, thinking as many others did that it wouldRead More