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Altuve named MVP

Altuve named MVP

John Cañamar, Sports Editor

November 18, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

"I was surprised that I won it."

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HCC mourns over loss of Mark Chavarria

HCC mourns over loss of Mark Chavarria

Fabian Brims, Staff Writer

November 16, 2017


Filed under Campus, Showcase

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...

‘Darkest Hour’ is a gripping war of words

‘Darkest Hour’ is a gripping war of words

Fabian Brims, Staff Writer

November 16, 2017


Filed under A&E, Showcase, Uncategorized

When a movie is based on real events, one of the biggest challenges is to tell an exciting and suspenseful story even though the audience already knows the ending. This is a particular problem in period pieces, where some historical knowledge can quickly turn into a movie spoiler, but director Joe Wright...

HCC students participate in NASA program

HCC students participate in NASA program

Ana Ramirez, Digital Editor

November 16, 2017


Filed under Campus, Showcase

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

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“The Florida Project” is a quiet movie with huge impact

“The Florida Project” is a quiet movie with huge impact

Fabian Brims, Staff Writer

November 16, 2017


Filed under A&E, Showcase

Everyone is familiar with Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida, but fewer people know what’s going on right outside that “happiest place on earth.” Director Sean Baker, who also wrote & produced the movie, takes the viewer to a place that couldn’t be a bigger contrast to the world-famous...

The Beautiful Struggle: Roxanne Thompson

The Beautiful Struggle: Roxanne Thompson

Jimmieka Mills, Editor in Chief

November 7, 2017


Filed under Campus, Community, Showcase

When Student Government Association President Roxanne Thompson enrolled at Houston Community College in 2015, she wanted to connect with other students but quickly found that was going to be a challenge. “As a non-traditional student on campus I noticed there wasn’t a way for me to network and start...

House Bill 2223

House Bill 2223

Ana Ramirez, Staff Writer

November 3, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

For too long, developmental education has been a well-intentioned, but failed investment

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And it’s only Game 2

And it’s only Game 2

John Cañamar, Sports Editor

October 25, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Astros fight back from 3-1 to win 7-6 and tie series coming back to Houston.

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Kershaw was one pitch better

Kershaw was one pitch better

John Cañamar, Sports Editor

October 24, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Kershaw was one pitch better than Keuchel and the Astros, to give his Dodgers the Game one victory in the 2017 Fall Classic.

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Nation-wide model search lands in Houston

Nation-wide model search lands in Houston

Egalitarian Staff Report

September 25, 2017


Filed under Community, Culture, Showcase

Do you think you have what it takes to become a high fashion model? Universal Standard will hold a casting call for models size 10-28 on Saturday October 14 at The Texas Wine School located at 2301 Portsmouth Street Houston, TX 77098 from 11am-2pm. The casting call which is a partnership between Universal...

Harvey could impact victims’ mental health

Harvey could impact victims’ mental health

Jimmieka Mills, Editor-in-Chief

September 20, 2017


Filed under Community, News, Showcase

To say that emotions around Houston are high would be an understatement. The devastation that Hurricane Harvey left in its wake was not limited material possessions, many residents in the Houston area are experiencing a mental hurricane of emotions that they themselves may not be able to make sense of. “It...

King’s Horror, It, isn’t that Scary!

King’s Horror, It, isn’t that Scary!

C.D. Calderon, Staff Writer

September 18, 2017


Filed under A&E, Culture, Showcase

Derry, Maine, is not normal. It looks like your average small town, the kind of place that is replicated and dots the landscape all over the U.S. New England district. In some ways, the town looks almost like a picture postcard. However, looks can be deceiving. For instance, the locals are known...

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