Wakanda Forever!

By Camille Liptak and Dejanique Calloway, reporters Last week, Marvel Comic Universe set a record shattering February box office debut with its first black superhero film, Black Panther. According to CNN media, Ryan Cooglar’s hero film amassed $241.9 million in U.S. and Canada its opening 4-day weekend, with a total of $426.6 million worldwide. Black […]

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Red Cross Recognizes PPCC Hometown Heroes for Mobile Food Pantry

By Jake Altinger, News Editor The American Red Cross Professors recently honored professor Ann-Marie Manning and Dr. Tiko Hardy with their Hometown Hero Award for their work launching and leading the Mobile Food Pantry program at PPCC. The award honors individuals, businesses and nonprofits who have made a significant difference in the community through courage, […]

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Tech Savvy Alternatives to Commercial Software Benefits Students

By Travis Boren, reporter Students looking for alternatives to commercial software would benefit from checking out open source options. Open Source is a term used to refer to software published under a license like the GNU General Public License, which focuses on the legal requirements to guarantee a piece of software remains free. One of the […]

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‘Have A Heart’ Makes Connections for Students in Need

By Jake Altinger, News Editor Over 100 students and faculty gathered in the Centennial Campus Atrium on Valentine’s Day to brainstorm ways to help PPCC’s homeless students succeed in college and beyond at Have A Heart For PPCC’s Homeless Students: Finding Creative Solutions. Fourteen groups of five to eight students, with at least one faculty […]

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Horoscope: V-Day Aftermath

By Cosmic Cannibal February 15th marks the continuation of Valentines Day sentiments as 3 major astrological planets shift into Pisces. On the 17th and 18th, swift Mercury and the individualistic Sun catch up to beauty-seeking Venus, affecting our thoughts, will, and values (not to mention what we attract and how). The Piscean passage brings with […]

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Spotlight: New Military Services Director Empowers Student Vets

By Marko Salopek, reporter PPCC’s Director of Military and Veterans Program (MVP), Paul Dececco, says his mission as the new program director is to “empower military personnel, veterans, and their families to achieve their academic, career, and personal goals.” Dececco, who has been at his post since Oct. 1, 2017,  grew up in eastern Pennsylvania, […]

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