The President, the Peanut and the Pulpit

Hawk Media Club
November 4, 2014
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News, Video

The Hawk Media Club launches Kickstarter project.

An alternative mood: inspiration for our generation

An alternative mood: inspiration for our generation

Alexandra Posada, Staff Writer
November 4, 2014
Filed under News

Between the unique lighting, intriguing photographs, and variety of muses, Rebecca Sexton-Larson and Mark Larson deliver quiet a display! Upon entering the gallery, the first thing to catch one’s eye would be, Rebecca’s box or pinhole photographs, which served as the exhibitions centerpieces. These... Read more »

New flight of American Airline in the north Haiti

New flight of American Airline in the north Haiti

Davidson Toussaint, Staff Writer
November 4, 2014
Filed under News

Oct. 2, 2014, American Airlines inaugurated a new flight to Cap-Haitian; this is the first time in this city's history. The government of Haiti put a lot of effort together to attract tourists in the county, along with some private institutions that target the students market in countries like the U.S.,... Read more »

Tampa’s healthier alternative to travel

Tampa’s healthier alternative to travel

Jacob McCaskey, Staff Writer
November 4, 2014
Filed under News, Top Stories

In a city with a booming metropolitan area, a swelling population exceeding 4 million and tremendous traffic problems, a unique business is offering an alternative option for traversing the city: bicycling. Tampa’s first bike sharing company, Coast Bike Share, is “a way to get around town, a way... Read more »

What are we really voting for?

What are we really voting for?

Suehally Macias, Staff Writer
November 4, 2014
Filed under News, Top Stories

The Florida, November 4, election will include three statewide amendments. Because the wording of the proposed amendment modifications are complex and several pages long, few voters are likely to stand at the poll for the several hours it would require to read and comprehend the terminology used in... Read more »

HCC observes Patriot Day

HCC observes Patriot Day

Charles Dickens, Contributor
October 3, 2014
Filed under News, Top Stories

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 »

Dali Museum opens new exhibit

Dali Museum opens new exhibit

Elisa Santana, Staff Writer
October 3, 2014
Filed under News

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 it in simpler terms, a visual illusion is seeing something that is different from what is actually there. In a new exhibit in the... Read more »

Friedreich’s Ataxia: fighting for a chance

Friedreich’s Ataxia: fighting for a chance

Jacob McCaskey, Staff Writer
October 3, 2014
Filed under News

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 figures of Tampa converged at one event, all dressed in their finest cocktail attire and enjoying the finest of gourmet foods... Read more »

HCC Partners with TurboVote

HCC Partners with TurboVote

HCC Student Services, Contributor
October 3, 2014
Filed under News

What is TurboVote? TurboVote is an online voting platform powered by Democracy Works, a non-profit, non-partisan organization devoted to advocating participation in our democratic process. What does TurboVote do? TurboVote helps you to register to vote, request... Read more »

Raw or dried cannabis

Raw or dried cannabis

Suehally Macias, Staff Writer
October 3, 2014
Filed under News

The highly anticipated Nov. 4 elections are fast approaching. The “Ending Federal Marijuana Prohibition Act of 2013,” will decriminalize marijuana at the Federal level, and leave states the power to regulate marijuana, similar to the power of alcohol regulation. The federal prohibition of marijuana... Read more »