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Juventus’ scorer switches to defense

Juventus’ scorer switches to defense

October 3, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Juventus soccer star, Cristiano Ronaldo is being accused of raping a woman nine years ago in Las Vegas, Nevada. The woman is now suing Ronaldo in a civil act case she made against him. Kathryn Mayorga claims Cristiano Ronaldo raped her in a Las Vegas hotel on June 13, 2009. She signed a nondisclosure...

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

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

Honor students take trip to Italy

Honor students take trip to Italy

Ana Ramirez, Staff Writer

March 22, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

On March 9, the Houston Community College Honor College students started their travels to Venice and Florence in Italy. Every year the sophomores of the honors college go on a trip during spring break to learn more about what they have been learning in class. The trip is funded by HCC and the HCC boa...

Dr. Siddiqi excited for future of college

Dr. Siddiqi excited for future of college

Ana Ramirez, Staff Writer

March 11, 2017


Filed under Community, Showcase

On February 1, Dr. Muddassir Siddiqi took office and became the new Houston Community College Central President. “I strongly believe that our urban centers or these large cities, are a very critical factor of our national competitiveness as a nation and as a whole and our ranking in the wor...

HCC scholarships open

HCC scholarships open

Ana Ramirez, Staff Writer

April 11, 2016


Filed under Community, Showcase

Houston Community College Foundation scholarship applications for the 2016-2017 academic year are now open until June 3. During the application process, the questions are designed like a survey. For example, it will ask you if you are an engineering student or not. Each scholarship has differe...

Pikachu celebrates 20th anniversary

Pikachu celebrates 20th anniversary

Ana Ramirez, Staff Writer

March 13, 2016


Filed under A&E, Culture, Showcase

Pokemon celebrated their twentieth anniversary on Feb. 27 by making a game called ‘Sun and Moon’ available for Nintendo DS. Pokemon was established in 1996 in Japan, starting off with the first two games of red and green. Originally, it wasn’t named Pokemon it was called ‘Pocket Balls’. The...

Hoverboards hazards

Hoverboards hazards

Ana Ramirez, Staff Writer

February 14, 2016


Filed under Community, Showcase

So far, there have been 12 Hoverboard incidents in the United States and at least 40 incidents in 19 other countries. HCC does not have a district-wide policy for hoverboards. Currently, policies vary from campus-to-campus.

To register, or not to register your drone

To register, or not to register your drone

Ana Ramirez, Staff Writer

February 12, 2016


Filed under News, Showcase

Drones are finding their way into the hands of hobbyists and business people, and are increasingly being used for policing and surveillance, aerial filming and competitions. Federal law is now requiring the registration of drones for safety purposes, and just in case it gets lost. Anyone who owns an ...

NASA provides space for STEM students

NASA provides space for STEM students

Ana Ramirez, Writer

February 2, 2016


Filed under Community, Showcase

Houston Community College student Jimmy Lazo was accepted for a NASA electrical design Internship during the 2014 spring semester. “It all started after Chemistry class. I saw a NASA’s National Community College of Aerospace poster on the wall of the Stafford campus and decided to give it a try,”...

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