• Welcome new nursing students

    Welcome new nursing students

    HCC Dale Mabry, Contributor

    October 3, 2014

    The Nursing Program at HCC Dale Mabry Campus held its 2014 Fall Orientation July 1-2, 2014. This 2 day event included participation of 130 new students admitted into the Nursing Program. The incoming class of 2016 were greeted by Director of Nursing Gayle Peterson-Palmberg and Health Sciences Dean... READ MORE »»

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  • Top three art museums for college students

    Top three art museums for college students

    Emily McPhail, Contributor

    October 3, 2014

    College students should take advantage of discounted admission prices to the Ringling Museum, Dalí Museum and Tampa Museum of Art. For as little as $15 or free, students have the rare opportunity to enjoy some of the world’s best art. Less than one hour from HCC’s South Shore Campus, the Ringling... READ MORE »»

    The Ringling Museum in Sarasota

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  • HCC observes Patriot Day

    HCC observes Patriot Day

    Charles Dickens, Contributor

    October 3, 2014

    Phi Theta Kappa, with financial support from the Student Government Association, hosted their annual Patriot Day event in commemoration of the victims of 9/11 and all American heroes. It was held on the HCC Brandon campus in the courtyard near the flagpole September 11. Two presentations were given,... READ MORE »»

    Sign of Da Times performs their first song of the event. The performance integrates sign language.

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  • Tampa’s fading river front

    Tampa’s fading river front

    Alexandra Posada, Staff Writer

    October 2, 2014

    The Hillsborough River is undoubtedly an essential part of Tampa’s history, so is the iconic riverfront and its authentic art. For years, various rowing teams from around the country have chosen to come to Tampa to hold their spring training while their home waters are frozen over. This honor, that... READ MORE »»

  • sWooZie

    sWooZie

    Chris Valdez, Staff Writer

    May 1, 2014

    Swoozie resides in Orlando, Fla, where he started his professional gaming career in Championship Gaming Series North American League. As a gamer, companies paid him to fly around the country and play videogames to compete for $10, 000. At that time he was still working for the “Hard Rock Café,”... READ MORE »»

    Swoozie hyping the crowd.

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Movie review: “Boyhood”

Movie review: “Boyhood”

Jacob McCaskey, Staff Writer

Already a strong contender for the Oscars, winning awards and nominations at SXSW, The Norwegian International Film Festival, Sydney Film Festival, as well as several others,...  Read More »

October 6, 2014 • 0 comments

Movie review: “Get On Up”

Movie review: “Get On Up”

Sireta Diaz, Staff Writer

On August 1, 2014, movie audiences were presented with the James Brown’s story. In this biopic, the audience has a first look into James’s life, from an impoverish boy...  Read More »

October 3, 2014 • 0 comments

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Davidson Toussaint, Staff Writer

According to Forbes, The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has raised $100 million in only one month. This made it one of the most successful fundraising campaign of 2014. Some credit...  Read More »

October 3, 2014 • 0 comments

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A month in the theatre

Krista Byrd, Editor-in-Chief

As the house lights dim in the theatres of HCC’s Brandon and Ybor City campuses, the students onstage spring to life. The quiet girl from math class, or the boy you...  Read More »

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Farming folk art to feed the soul

Farming folk art to feed the soul

Krista Byrd, Staff Writer

To many, farming is not something that would inspire art. Most of us might focus on the hard work or even the strange smells of a farm, but to Ruby C. Williams, a farm in...  Read More »

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HCC observes Patriot Day

HCC observes Patriot Day

Charles Dickens, Contributor

Phi Theta Kappa, with financial support from the Student Government Association, hosted their annual Patriot Day event in commemoration of the victims of 9/11 and all American...  Read More »

October 3, 2014 • 0 comments

Dali Museum opens new exhibit

Dali Museum opens new exhibit

Elisa Santana, Staff Writer

A visual illusion, as defined by the Dali Museum, is not due to the physical properties of light or the use of mirrors, but is constructed in the brain of the viewer; to put...  Read More »

October 3, 2014 • 0 comments

Friedreich’s Ataxia: fighting for a chance

Friedreich’s Ataxia: fighting for a chance

Jacob McCaskey, Staff Writer

It was Sept. 6 on a sun drenched Saturday afternoon when the annual FARA Energy Ball took off in a firestorm of elegance and beauty. Some of the wealthiest and most prominent...  Read More »

October 3, 2014 • 0 comments

HCC Partners with TurboVote

HCC Partners with TurboVote

HCC Student Services, Contributor

What is TurboVote? TurboVote is an online voting platform powered by Democracy Works, a non-profit, non-partisan organization devoted to advocating participation...  Read More »

October 3, 2014 • 0 comments

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Madden 15 game review

Madden 15 game review

Edward Isin, Contributor

Another year, another installment of EA Sports Madden NFL is on the shelves, and just as always, right on track with football season. Madden 15 released on Aug. 26, and...  Read More »

October 6, 2014 • 0 comments

The Captain and his cup

The Captain and his cup

Rob Bridenstine, Staff Writer

Tampa- Ten years ago the atmosphere in the Tampa Bay area was one of triumph. The Tampa Bay Lightning had just gone head-to-head with the National Hockey League’s best,...  Read More »

May 1, 2014 • 0 comments

Road to Indy

Road to Indy

Rob Bridenstine, Staff Writer

Tampa Bay- The Grand Prix of St. Petersburg has once again come through town, with drivers revving engines that rattled windows, shook asphalt, and bursting the ear drums...  Read More »

May 1, 2014 • 0 comments

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