LocalGlobal highlights needs within community and abroad

Hastings College’s LocalGlobal fights hunger and homelessness on campus, in town and across the globe this week with the awareness activities they organized across campus. Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week is a nationally-recognized campaign that takes place the week before Thanksgiving every year. HC teams up with those in the Hastings community in an effort to bring about change. On Nov. 13, LocalGlobal invited students … Continue reading LocalGlobal highlights needs within community and abroad

Students voice their opinions at a Student Association Senate meeting

Larger SA budget for 2019-2020

The Hastings College Student Association (SA) held their first budget request meeting on Sept. 25 at 7:30 p.m. in Wilson Auditorium. One individual student and 14 student groups requested a total of $57,204.38 of the available $71,775 in the SA unallocated fund, an increase from last year’s $68,000 starting fund. After opening of the meeting and approval of last meeting’s minutes, Senate moved to the … Continue reading Larger SA budget for 2019-2020

Daniel Mastrobuono saws off the extra wood at the front edge of the house.

LocalGlobal teams up with Habitat for Humanity

Students with LocalGlobal left the Hastings College parking lot at 7 a.m. the morning after May Fete to drive to Grand Island and aid in building a home for the Grand Island Area Habitat for Humanity (Habitat). This was their fourth year helping Habitat. The majority of the time was spent cutting and nailing in styrofoam panels around the house and placing plywood around the … Continue reading LocalGlobal teams up with Habitat for Humanity