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Campus carry resolution passed by Faculty Senate

Campus carry resolution passed by Faculty Senate

Egalitarian Staff Report

May 18, 2016

The following resolution was enacted by the Faculty Senate of Houston Community College on April 8 in opposition to campus carry. A FACULTY SENATE RESOLUTION IN OPPOSITION TO FIREARMS ON CAMPUS WHEREAS The Houston Community College Faculty Senate has endorsed the Faculty Senate of the Univer...

Textbooks outrageous prices: Students request affordable options

Textbooks outrageous prices: Students request affordable options

Alyssa Foley, Editor in Chief

April 3, 2016

“The price of textbooks is out of control,” stated HCC student Jessica White to instructors at a  Faculty Senate meeting. According to the College Board, the average cost of books and supplies for a student at a public two-year college is $1,364 for the 2015-2016 school year. That’s more than...

Students, faculty ask board chair tough questions

Students, faculty ask board chair tough questions

Alyssa Foley, Editor in Chief

March 14, 2016

The chair of Houston Community College’s Board of Trustees reached out to both students and professors. On Friday, March 11, Adriana Tamez spoke at the United Student Council and Faculty Senate meetings. Dr. Tamez said that she came to answer questions, but many of the questions raised by students...

Farewell Trustee Mullins, hello Dr. Hansen

Farewell Trustee Mullins, hello Dr. Hansen

Alyssa Foley, Editor in Chief

December 23, 2015

Houston Community College Trustee Sandie Mullins said her farewells at the Board of Trrustees meeting Thursday Dec. 17. Mullins lost her race for the Houston City Council District G seat in November to Greg Travis. Her Trustee District VI seat will be filled by Dr. John P. Hansen after Dec. 31. Dr....

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