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HCC Hosts FIFA Tournament

HCC Hosts FIFA Tournament

Joey Garcia, Sports Editor

February 12, 2019

Tuesday, February 12th at Central Campus, there was a FIFA 19 tournament hosted by Shaneisha Weir of HCC rec sports. Weir told me that this was the first time that the event had worked with Microsoft and streamed it live on Mixer. The tournament was made up several contestants trying to win the grand...

HCC Cosmetology offerings: “best kept secret”

HCC Cosmetology offerings: “best kept secret”

Ana Gonzalez, Culture Editor

November 14, 2018

Need a new hairstyle to end 2018 with a bang? Well, it’s your lucky day. Thanks to Houston Community College and their Cosmetology department, you can get a haircut, an up-do, a facial, or even highlights, absolutely free! Cosmetology students in their junior and senior levels are now applying th...

HCC Speech Tournament a huge success

HCC Speech Tournament a huge success

Ana Gonzalez, Culture Editor

October 29, 2018

Competitors were in good spirits on the morning of October 20th at Houston Community College Eastside Campus, as the 4th Annual Speech Tournament went underway. A total of 19 competitors participated in the tournament. Danielle Stagg, HCC Interim Chair of Speech and Communication and Speech Professor ...

Speech winner calls hunger “mass destruction”

Speech winner calls hunger “mass destruction”

Ana Gonzalez, Culture Editor

October 24, 2018

Houston Community College student Dorothy Jenkins was crowned the winner of the fourth annual HCC Speech Tournament held at the Eastside campus on the morning of October 20. Jenkins won a $500 scholarship towards her education, and she plans to use that money towards her goals. Her major is speech...

HCC releases Clery report for 2018

HCC releases Clery report for 2018

Ana Gonzalez, Staff Writer

October 4, 2018

Every year, Houston Community College releases a new Clery report that contains crime information for all fifteen campuses. This report informs students, both current and prospective, of any crime happenings over the past year(s). In the 74-page report, it explains what crimes have been committed...

Commit to Complete: HCC holds week-long event

Commit to Complete: HCC holds week-long event

Ana Gonzalez, Culture Editor

October 3, 2018

Houston Community College is hosting its very first Commit to Complete event, a weeklong event that the college has set aside to promote one mission: student success and completion. All week long, all eleven schools will host a celebration of students’ goals, and success. The event also encourag...

Got Parking?

Got Parking?

Wendy Cortes, Staff Writer

September 18, 2018

Nothing starts the semester and welcomes us all back to school, more than spending precious learning time driving around campus searching for a parking spot. How tedious to have to spend valuable learning time going in circles, rising up numerous levels in a parking garage, to find out there are no spots...

Hunger Games: HCC volunteers at Houston Food Bank

Hunger Games: HCC volunteers at Houston Food Bank

Ana Gonzalez, Staff Writer

September 12, 2018

The whole month of September is Hunger Action Month, and Houston Community College is participating in a variety of ways with the help of the Houston Food Bank. On September 8, HCC students, faculty, alumni, as well as their family and friends gave a couple hours of their time to help as many families...

HCC mourns over loss of Mark Chavarria

HCC mourns over loss of Mark Chavarria

Fabian Brims, Staff Writer

November 16, 2017

When I met Mark Anthony Chavarria for the first time, he was one of the instructors during my first semester at HCC for Radio and TV Field Production. He introduced himself by saying he worked on a small movie called “Inception.” I immediately liked his sense of humor. Around Mark there was neve...

Retrospect Coffee Bar blends history with crepes, Coffee

P.W Knight, Contributor

November 16, 2017

The Retrospect Coffee Bar is located at the corner of Alabama and 3709 La Branch St Houston, Texas, 77004, on the southeast side of Campus just near the student parking lot and parking garage.

HCC students participate in NASA program

HCC students participate in NASA program

Ana Ramirez, Digital Editor

November 16, 2017

Houston Community College Student’s Josh Ponce and Sarah Stockman represented HCC in the NASA Community College of Aerospace Scholars program

The Digital Media League hosts Week of Art at West Loop Campus

The Digital Media League hosts Week of Art at West Loop Campus

Skarleth Velasquez, Staff Writer

November 16, 2017

The event takes place the first week of the Fall and Spring semester and is hosted by the Digital Communication gallery at HCC’s West Loop campus.

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