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The College Mom – How I Keep it All Straight

The College Mom – How I Keep it All Straight

Cortney Torres, Staff Writer

October 22, 2019

Being a student in college is something that takes inspiration, motivation, dedication and probably some other “-ation” word I haven’t already thought of.  However, being a mother takes the same things, plus a little bit more.  So where can a line be drawn between mother and student? When...

D.C.-bound: HCC student accepted to Gallaudet University

Houston Community College student Mary El-Krab will attend Washington, D.C.-based Gallaudet University, the nation’s
oldest university for hearing impaired students. El-Krab underwent the application process for non-impaired students seeking
entrance into the college, and hopes to work in a hospital for deaf children after graduation

Frederick Barnes, Staff Writer

April 10, 2019

Mary El-Krab has been accepted into Gallaudet University, a school for deaf and hard of hearing individuals. Although El-Krab is not hearing impaired she will attend under a select group of hearing students who know American Sign Language and would like to study alongside deaf and hard of hearing individuals....

Are picking Bluebonnets legal?

Are picking Bluebonnets legal?

Emmanuel Akinola, Staff Writer

April 14, 2016

For years now, Texans have told tourists and each other that “It’s illegal to pick bluebonnets!” With the state flower blossoming across Texas, it’s time to re-examine that. That belief itself is completely false; it’s an urban legend. According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, there’s no...

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