Students enjoy campus festival

Madison Mings, Lamp staff

October 12, 2018

Filed under Campus News, Showcase

SPRINGFIELD— Lincoln Land Community College had its 15th annual Multicultural Fest at the Springfield campus on Oct. 3. The festival featured local exhibitors, performers and food vendors that highlighted just a portion...

Loggers learn to salsa

Madison Mings and Noah Miers

October 12, 2018

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SPRINGFIELD— About 51 people got a chance to try salsa dancing in the A.Lincoln Commons on Oct. 11. Salsa Ambassador Julio Barrenzuela came to Lincoln Land Community College for Hispanic Heritage Month. The topic of the event,...

Students share at open mic

Paul Watson, Lamp staff

October 12, 2018

Filed under Campus News, Local

Slender fingers danced across six strings. A quiet soprano voice sang. Decorative appliques glittered on a half-sized acoustic guitar from the lights in the James S. Murray Gallery. An open mic event took place on Sept. 28 in...

Students share opinions on censorship

Paul Watson, Lamp staff

October 11, 2018

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Sexual content. Violence. Racism. Drug use. Profanity. Pro-communism. Anti-family. These words are not referencing the latest national scandal but were used to challenge literature to get them banned from schools and librari...

McDonald dismisses apathy

Karl Densmore, Lamp staff

October 11, 2018

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Professor Chris McDonald was eager to give his rebuttal to the stereotypes that are commonly held among the public that college-aged youth are politically ignorant and careless. “I don’t think young people are disinterested...

Fighting for your life

Fighting for your life

October 10, 2018

Some students see difficulty finding parking

Zach Miller, Lamp staff

October 8, 2018

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Freshman Madelyn Wilson has found herself tardy and locked out of class a few times this semester. She blames a long commute -- not from home but through the confusing parking lot at Lincoln Land Community College. Wilson's...

Students save big on textbooks

Meredith Howard, Co-Editor

October 7, 2018

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65% of students have skipped buying a textbook because of cost according to the 2014 report “Fixing the Broken Textbook Market” by The Student PIRGS. The national average cost of a college textbook is $153. Going through...

Peer Tutoring Available

Meredith Howard, Co-Editor

October 7, 2018

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Falling behind in a course or two? Need some personalized help with the concepts you are struggling with? Lincoln Land Community College offers free one on one peer tutoring services in the Center for Academic Success. (CAS...

Dr. Roberts honored

Meredith Howard, Co-Editor

October 7, 2018

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Lincoln Land Community College honored Dr. John Roberts’ retirement by dedicating a bench and planting a tree in his name on June 4th. As the college’s longest serving employee and faculty member since its founding in 1976...

College Resources

Meredith Howard, Co-Editor

October 7, 2018

Filed under Campus News, Local

Lincoln Land Community College offers a number of helpful social services to its students. Among those less known about is the Food Pantry. Located in Room 0008 within the Student Life Offices in lower level Menard Hall, this p...

Gay Straight Alliance creates family

Kierra Harris, Lamp staff

October 5, 2018

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Gay Straight Alliance at Lincoln Land Community College offers a safe place and support for individuals that identify as LGBTQ or as an ally to the community. They also work to expand student's and the public's knowledge of the...

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