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Behind the scenes of the Dillon Lecture Series

By Pablo Sanchez Staff Writer Much goes into planning the Dillon Lecture Series, which brings four renowned speakers, to Hutchinson Community College annually. Robin Woodworth – Administrative Assistant to the President – handles all of HutchCC President Carter File’s appointments. Woodworth is helping out with the Board of Trustees and helps out with the lecture […]


The importance of college newspapers

Across the nation, many believe the popularity of physical newspapers to be decreasing and use this as a reason to cut funds to local and students newspapers alike. The Wichita State University student newspaper, The Sunflower, is currently facing massive budget cuts, nearly a 50% decrease in funding which threatens the award-winning and widely-read publication […]

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Astronaut Capt. Scott Kelly in Hutch on April 17

By Merissa Anderson Collegian Editor Navy Capt. Scott Kelly, an astronaut best known for his year-long voyage on the International Space Station, will be visiting Hutchinson Community College for what should be an awe-inspiring speech April 17 through the Dillon Lecture Series and Cosmosphere. According to Kelly’s web site, scottkelly.com, he is a former military […]


Rhymes lauded as best in conference, region

By Lucas Barlow Sports Editor Now that the basketball season is over for this year, the end-of-season awards are being announced. Hutchinnson Community College sophomore J.J. Rhymes was named the 2018 Jayhawk Conference and Region 6 Player of the Year, some of the highest honors a Blue Dragon can win. His co-star Devonte Bandoo, along […]