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Harden dazzles, then Raptors rally past Rockets in Japan

Harden dazzles, then Raptors rally past Rockets in Japan

Tim Reynolds, AP Basketball Writer

October 8, 2019

When James Harden's night was over, defense got easier for the Toronto Raptors. Pascal Siakam scored 24 points and grabbed 11 rebounds and the Raptors — in their first game since winning the NBA Finals — rallied from a 17-point deficit to beat the Houston Rockets 134-129 in Tokyo on Tuesday to...

Paul Quinn president speaks at #RealCollege conference at West Houston Institute

Paul Quinn president speaks at #RealCollege conference at West Houston Institute

George Vasquez, Staff Writer

October 4, 2019

#RealCollege Covening held their national conference luncheon addressing both hunger and homelessness last weekend at Houston Community College’s West Houston Institute building. Paul Quinn College President Michael J. Sorrell was a guest speaker who was invited to give his testimonial and success...

HCC to host #RealCollege conference

HCC to host #RealCollege conference

Cortney Paxton, Staff Writer

September 25, 2019

Food insecurity and homelessness are threats to many college students, causing problems for those seeking to gain a college education. However, a two-day event at Houston Community College’s West Houston Institute aims to shed light and offer solutions to those issues.

Apple has created the Apple Card

Apple has created the Apple Card

Mariah Hernandez, Staff Writer

June 9, 2019

Apple will soon be releasing their own credit card called the Apple Card. Apple claims the card is built on “Simplicity, Transparency, and Privacy” while being “Designed to help customers lead a healthier financial life”. The Apple Card will be built into the Apple Wallet on iPhone devices, which will offer ...

“The Expanding Universe of Ashley Garcia” & Latin representation on Netflix

“The Expanding Universe of Ashley Garcia” & Latin representation on Netflix

Mariah Hernandez, Staff Writer

June 9, 2019

I am glad Netflix and Disney began to engage in adding a Latin representation in their selections of content. I feel that as a young woman who has grown up in a large city in America, that there was not a lot of Latin representation regarding shows with strong female lead characters. As I become a maturing...

Movie Review: Aladdin – a whole new world, a whole new cast

Movie Review: Aladdin – a whole new world, a whole new cast

Angelica Chavez, Staff Writer

June 9, 2019

As a child watching the Disney’s 1992 animated film “Aladdin” being captivated by the witty charm and humor of the Genie, voiced by late actor Robin Williams, the innocent mischievousness of the monkey Abu, and of course of the marvelous storyline of the film without excluding the fairytale romantic...

MOD(ERN) Pizza: It’s not just the cheese.

MOD(ERN) Pizza: It’s not just the cheese.

Milton Johnson, Staff Writer

June 9, 2019

Subway and Chipotle have the best competition ever and it’s a pizza joint so good it’s literally the Chick Fil A of Pizza . The place is called MOD’s pizza and as a worker of the chain I’m here to review this place for food and working there . I have worked in places like Breakfast Klub, HEB and even a movi...

Know before you go: how to survive Comicpalooza

Know before you go: how to survive Comicpalooza

Ana Gonzalez, Editor-in-Chief

May 6, 2019

So, you’ve heard actress Emilia Clarke from Game of Thrones is coming to this year’s Comicpalooza, and you must be pretty excited! It is predicted to be one of the biggest must-see events, especially since VIP and the Mother of Dragons speed passes are selling out quick. At the same time, it’s...

HCC graduation keynote speakers announced

HCC graduation keynote speakers announced

Ana Gonzalez, Editor-in-Chief

May 3, 2019

Graduation is on the horizon for Houston Community College. The District announced the keynote speakers for all four of HCC’s ceremonies, including the VAST and TxCHSE Academies. The VAST Academy graduation ceremony will be held at the San Jacinto Memorial Auditorium at HCC Central on Saturday,...

Comicpalooza to host first-ever esports championship

Comicpalooza to host first-ever esports championship

Ana Gonzalez, Editor-in-Chief

May 1, 2019

The esports community is about to get even bigger during this year’s Comicpalooza. ESPN will be coming to Houston to host its first annual Collegiate Esports Championship during the convention weekend. The CEC will be hosted by Twitch streamer Alex Mendez, also known as “Golden Boy”, and Twitch...

Valderrama, Cruz, added to Comipalooza lineup

Valderrama, Cruz, added to Comipalooza lineup

Ana Gonzalez, Editor-in-Chief

May 1, 2019

The lineup for this year’s Comicpalooza is getting bigger with the addition of multi-talented actors Wilmer Valderrama and Wilson Cruz; both of which will be making their debut at the convention alongside headliners Emilia Clarke from Game of Thrones and Grant Gustin from The Flash. From “That...

‘Detective Pikachu’ has potential to wow Pokémon fans, new and old

‘Detective Pikachu’ has potential to wow Pokémon fans, new and old

Ana Gonzalez, Editor-in-Chief

May 1, 2019

Don’t worry, this review is spoiler-free. From the TV show to the video games, to the toys from McDonalds and Burger King, who knew that after 20 years Pokémon would finally get a live-action movie. Many people wondered how they would pull it off. With computerized technology becoming the nor...

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