Leap into this week’s Collegian! Featuring: stories of students and employees who have a Leap Day birthday, adopting a new puppy, and a preview of the upcoming UFC fight.
Jake Brown spoke to Sue Wegerle, who was born on leap day 76 years ago and is finally celebrating her 19th birthday.
HutchCC’s men’s track and field team has headlined every week by breaking records. Normally for the men’s team, those headlines are for distance runners Andrew Kibet and Sylvestre Kibarar. Last week, sophomore Brett Hillabrand got to see his name in the headlines too.1 response
HutchCC student Trista Maichle is one of the few who have a Feb 29 birthday, and she met with The Collegian for a Q&A.
HutchCC sophomore Gelecia Cooper, from Norfolk, Virginia, is one of the few Americans with a leap year birthday. She is one of roughly 205,000 Americans to be born on February 29.
“I thought I had a pretty good handle on what I ate during my college years, but recently I’ve been making some pretty interesting choices for meals. I have a weird relationship with food anyway, as I’m either starving all of the time or not hungry at all. It’s hard knowing when and what to eat when my stomach can’t decide anything.”- By Tabitha Barr
“With the end of the semester rapidly approaching, I’m sure many of us are feeling something relatively similar. For me, it’s a mixture of excitement, pride, dread, relief, and a hint of fear. OK, maybe a little more than a hint of fear.” – By Emily Fehrman
Our View: “It has taken too long, but Harvey Weinstein has finally been found guilty of third-degree rape and first-degree of criminal sexual assault. Unfortunately, he was acquitted of the two most serious charges that could have sentenced him to life.”