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adorable adoptables

Adorable Adoptables

This year's class of Veterinary Technician students is continuing the popular adoption program. Every week, The Scene’s webpage will feature a pet or two (or more) being cared for by the program, which students (and staff) may adopt. If you are…
adorable adoptables

Adorable Adoptables

This year's class of Veterinary Technician students is continuing the popular adoption program. Every week, The Scene’s webpage will feature a pet or two (or more) being cared for by the program, which students (and staff) may adopt. If you are…
Ig Nobels

The Ig Nobels: You Can't Make Up This Stuff

With Info from https://www.improbable.com/ig/winners/#ig2018 Every year for the past 28 years - at about the same time that the Nobel Prizes are doled out to recognize brilliant and commendable scientific, scholarly and humanitarian achievements -…
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St. Clair Student Crowned Miss Universe Canada

A St. Clair Biomedical Engineering Technology student was recently crowned as the 2018 Miss Universe Canada – and she’ll be headed off to compete for the international title in Thailand in December. Marta Stepien won the 16th annual contest in…
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For Faculty: Keeping It Fresh For Frosh

Human beings have always been living - not just traveling - in space. The United States has always been in Afghanistan. Same-sex marriage has always been legal somewhere. All of that is true for most of the current frosh-year, postsecondary…
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Recommended Reads

Contributed by John DeCaro of the Library In remembrance of two of the finest American writers who contributed inestimable profundity to the international literary scene, we would like to offer two titles for “Books of the Month – Summer Reading…
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Thames Students Remember Their Roots

A long-standing tradition was celebrated at St. Clair's Thames Campus in Chatham recently, when a representative group of college grads planted a tree on the school's grounds. This municipal government program is entitled "Your Roots Are Always In…
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As Bowie Said, "Ch-Ch-Ch-Changes" ...

COPING WITH TRANSITIONS By Giovanni Perissinotti MSW, RSW Windsor Family Health Team One of the biggest transitions is leaving school. After having been in school since pre-kindergarten until now, this can be a scary time knowing you may be done…
wellness column

Have A Mindful March (And Beyond)!

By Giovanni Perissinotti, MSW, RSW, of the Windsor Family Health Team “Mindfulness” is focusing on the present moment by centering your awareness, while recognizing your thoughts, feelings and sensations within your body. Mindfulness is a great…
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Winter Getting You Down? ... Information on Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)

By Giovanni Perissinotti MSW, RSW, Clinical Social Worker, Windsor Family Health Team, St. Clair College During this cold winter that we are having, many people’s moods can be affected. It’s cold. It’s overcast and snowy. Motivation to do things…