A month in the theatre

Krista Byrd, Editor-in-Chief
December 3, 2013
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

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 always see in the cafeteria stand in the spotlight, ready to captivate the audience. For the students of the theatre department, November... Read more »

Farming folk art to feed the soul

Farming folk art to feed the soul

Krista Byrd, Staff Writer
March 6, 2013
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Student Life, Top Stories

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 Bealsville, Florida is the inspiration to create something beautiful. Currently on display in Gallery 221 until February 28, Williams’... Read more »

Blake High School Senior Masters art exhibit at Ybor gallery

Blake High School Senior Masters art exhibit at Ybor gallery

Carolyn Kossar, Contributor
November 26, 2012
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Tampa, Fl.— Hillsborough Community College’s Ybor campus Visual and Performing Arts Gallery is proud to present Howard W. Blake High School’s Senior Masters Certification Exhibit from November 15-December 10, 2012. An Opening Reception will take place Thursday, Nov 15, 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m., with... Read more »

Universal Studios: Where blockbusters come to life

Ammon Bradford, Hawkeye Contributor
October 18, 2012
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Video

Universal Studios is a world of wonder. The background music, the roaring roller coasters and the dress up character make the atmosphere a memorable experience. It is so enjoyable, I decided to create my own promotional video. Making a video is not easy. From dodging the security and event staff,... Read more »

Cuban Artist Juan T. Vasquez Martin’s Exhibit in Ybor City

Keena Haywood, Staff
October 18, 2012
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Video

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Fall TV Shows to Tune Into

Fall TV Shows to Tune Into

Krista Byrd, Staff Writer
September 24, 2012
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Fall is the best time for TV, but with so many new and old shows filling competing time slots, many of us will have to make that very difficult choice—what to watch tonight. With four networks that all have great shows, I will let you know what shows to watch for so that you can get a break from the... Read more »

Josette Urso Exhibits at Gallery 221

Josette Urso Exhibits at Gallery 221

Emily Wehunt, Staff Writer
September 20, 2012
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Have you check out Gallery 221 yet? Gallery 221@HCC is located in the Learning Resource Center at the Dale Mabry Campus. Thanks to funding from our Student Government Association, all exhibits are free. Now through September 28 th Gallery 221 is exhibiting Taking Place, drawings by Tampa native Josette... Read more »

Pole Dancing

Danica Jordan, Staff Writer
April 3, 2012
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Student Life

  My friend Marissa and I were unsure what to expect as we drove across Channelside Drive, on our way to Kiss n Tale, a “pole dancing for fitness studio”. Kiss n Tale’s website promised that after attending just a few of their pole dancing classes, we would “lose... Read more »

Worlds greatest memory

Worlds greatest memory

Ray Mulvey, Contributor
March 12, 2012
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

   As the Guinness World Record holder for his astounding memory, Dave Farrow shared with HCC students his secretes to developing a memory that will make anyone increase their memory seven-times or more with several very simple steps.   ... Read more »

For the love of money

For the love of money

Michael Woodside, Commentary Editor
February 23, 2012
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Commentary

   It’s a hard world out there for college students. Many of us are hard up for cash, between books and tuition (let alone eating and finding decent living accommodations). I can barely rub two quarters together. But lo and behold, a grand new opportunity awaits those... Read more »