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Police Blotter: March 22 Edition

Police Blotter: March 22 Edition

Egalitarian Staff Report

March 22, 2017


Filed under Community, Showcase

Incidents compiled from HCC Police Crime Log, which is updated weekdays and can be found online here. CENTRAL CAMPUSES Offense: Assault Reported on: March 9 at 10:56 am Location: Central - Midtown Campus, J. B. Whitely Building Description: A female HCC student reported that another female HCC student made a verbal threat to ...

HCC Police Blotter: Feb 8 Edition

HCC Police Blotter: Feb 8 Edition

Egalitarian Staff Report

February 8, 2017


Filed under Community

Offense: Theft Incident occurred on: Feb 6 between 11:00am-4:00pm Location: Northline Campus, 8001 Fulton Description: Student left his keys inside the vehicle and his car was stolen. Offense: Burglary of Vehicle Incident occurred on: Feb 6 between 7:30am-5:30pm Location: Northline Campus, 8001 Fulton Descripti...

HCC plans to improve student experience

Alyssa Foley, Editor in Chief

May 6, 2016


Filed under News

Each of the six Houston Community College presidents has been entrusted with a project to help improve the student experience. “These are projects that cut across the entire institution,” says Chancellor Cesar Maldonado, “to bring shared best practices to the institution.” The projects...

Additional graduation 2016 instructions

Additional graduation 2016 instructions

Egalitarian Staff Report

May 5, 2016


Filed under Community, Showcase

Houston Community College’s annual graduation ceremony will be held on Saturday, May 14 from 9am-noon at NRG Stadium. President and CEO of the Houston Texans Jamey Rootes will be the keynote speaker at commencement. The ceremony registration deadline is extended until Friday, May 6. Register...

Rebirth-Revival-Revolution

Rebirth-Revival-Revolution

Jimmieka Mills, News Editor

January 29, 2016


Filed under A&E, Showcase

The Houston Community College Codwell campus Art Hub Gallery held its first exhibit of the spring semester, entitled ‘Rebirth-Revival-Revolution,’ showcasing the works of Alvin and Ezra Roy. The father and son duo are native to Houston and have garnered a following as far as Eastern Europe. Their...

North Forest residents demand promised campus

North Forest residents demand promised campus

Alyssa Foley, Editor in Chief

August 31, 2015


Filed under Community, Showcase

In 2012, citizens living in the Houston Community College district voted in favor of a $425 million bond project. Of that bond, $40 million was supposed to be set aside for a 92,750 square foot new building on the existing 43 acre site at the corner of Homestead and Little York in the North Forest community. However, the 2014 groundbreaking for the new campus was canceled, and there has been no new construction. At the HCC Board of Trustees meeting on Thursday Aug. 20, Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee took the opportunity to ask officially, “for the monies that were promised in many different ways.”

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Oedipus Rex at HCC Northeast

Oedipus Rex at HCC Northeast

Jimmieka Mils, News Editor

April 8, 2015


Filed under A&E

The HCC Northeast Drama Department presented their production of “Oedipus Rex” by Sophocles. Held in the Black Box Theater at Codwell Hall; the play was directed by the head of the HCC Northeast Drama Department, Debra Schultz. In referring to her selection process for productions, Schultz has...

Northeast holiday spirit

Northeast holiday spirit

Jimmieka Mills, Contributor

December 6, 2014


Filed under Community

"I've never in my life seen a tree lighting ceremony," Julien Koyame, a HCC Northeast international student from West Africa. "I usually just go to school and home, this was nice to experience on campus." Many students were allowed to leave class to participate in the celebration. "What a beautiful ceremony", said Tansy Hamm, an HCC Northeast Counseling major. "I even saw the President around talking to students and staff, that was really cool".

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