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Lessons from the Lab discusses vaccinations and public health

AUSTIN P. AMBROSE, Channels Staff

April 14, 2017

City College students presented science-related questions to a panel of local doctors and professors Thursday night at a forum on disease and medicine. The forum, titled “Lessons from the Lab: A Path to Scientific Enlightenm...

Kidney warrior lives by phrase “awareness creates change”

Ashley Somics, Channels Staff

February 10, 2017

With the bar at full capacity; all eyes were on me as I belted out Def Leppard’s “Pour Some Sugar on Me.” I live for karaoke, but this time I was hosting a kidney health awareness fundraiser I coordinated called “Karaoke...

New healthy aging program to aid students to working world

TERESIA SVENNERGÅRD, Channels Staff

December 2, 2016

City College is rolling out a brand new joint program with Antioch University aimed at educating students in caring for the elderly population, a growing field with the aging of the baby boomer generation. The Healthy Aging...

Wellness Connection gives SBCC safe partying tips for Halloween

Alexis Smith, Channels Staff

October 26, 2016

Students dressed in mouse ears and funky hats stood in front of Luria Library and passed out Halloween decorated condoms to promote the Wellness Connection’s annual “Party Smart/Safe Halloween Event.” “We do this to inform ...

A golden girl in a pink world; Living through childhood cancer

ANGELA ROSE BICKMANN, Channels Staff

October 21, 2016

In 2011 I began third quarter at a new school. Within a month my dad and stepmom had divorced. Within three, I was diagnosed with cancer. I was 15. “You have Hodgkin’s Lymphoma Disease,” said Dr. Chao. “It’s a type of cancer. Your hair will fall out…...

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