The Egalitarian

Let’s Highlight Keila Rodriguez

Tonya V Hall, Student Writer May 5, 2022

Houston Community College has a wide variety of cultures and classes. Students of all ages and students of all walks of life attend with hopes of ending each semester better than they were once they...

Tonya Hall Meets World: A Student Mother-Stylist-Agent Achieving Higher Education

Tonya Hall Meets World: A Student Mother-Stylist-Agent Achieving Higher Education

Keila Rodriguez May 4, 2022

The college classroom is a vast melting pot of students. At HCC Central, I have encountered many fresh high school graduates eager to immerse themselves in the college culture, expressing themselves unapologetically...

Yolanda Franklin, Impacting Lives A Degree At A Time

Diego Sierra May 4, 2022

"I chose Houston Community College because of the availability to easily access courses through various campuses." This is what Yolanda Franklin said when I asked her what was the deciding factor to come...


charles taylor, Student Writer May 4, 2022

In Deciding to start off on her career aspirations and goals, student Tatiana Brophy felt that the best way to begin the process was to enroll at HCC, because of the financial responsibility of attending...

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Fashion Is a Puzzle

Growth in the fashion industry through the lens of a Fashion Design student.
Keila Rodriguez April 21, 2022

I had just pressed the ground level button when a man in all black attire, carrying an ivory canvas tote rushed to the elevator, sticking his arm between the closing doors. Of course, I immediately pressed...

Interview with Barstool Sports Personality, Ben Mintz

Diego Sierra April 7, 2022

About a month ago, on March 5th, I was able to go to Day 2 of the Shriners' College Classic. Well during that day I was able to get an exclusive one-on-one interview with Barstool Sports personality, Ben...

Guerra with one of her piñatas.

Houston’s Piñata Queen: Meet Lisette Guerra

Infamously known as "THE Piñata Lady!"--Lisette is being recognized for her legendary influence in the music and art scene during International Women's Day.
Alberta Z. Rollins, Student Writer March 10, 2022

What if the core memories of your childhood led to making new ones for an entire community in your city? This is Lisette Guerra's story. A Houston native giving back to the local art and music scene...

AVID teacher, Cassandra Torres, grading Common App personal essays

Workforce Reformation for Women: Breaking the Bias

“We as women always have something to prove," says female high school teacher.
Keila Rodriguez March 9, 2022

Happy International Women’s Day!  People of all genders, races, and nationalities around the globe celebrate the cultural, social, political, and economic achievements of women.  This global...

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