Saira Blair, the youngest American elected to office to date

Saira Blair, the youngest American elected to office to date

Davidson Toussaint, Staff Writer
December 3, 2014
Filed under News

Saira Blair, 18, made history by becoming the youngest American elected to office. The 18-year-old was elected with a clear majority of 63 percent. Her 44-year-old democratic opponent received only 30 percent of the vote. When she takes her seat in Virginia’s House of Delegates, she will be the... Read more »

Making strides against Breast Cancer Walk

Making strides against Breast Cancer Walk

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

The Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk was held at the Shops at Wiregrass. The actual walk began at 9 a.m., but there was a breakfast for the survivors at 7:30 a.m. in Cantina Laredo where walkers listened to stories from women that have gone through, and survived, breast cancer. The participants... Read more »

GTE’s student financial literacy initiative

GTE’s student financial literacy initiative

Rob Bridenstine, Editor-in-Chief
December 3, 2014
Filed under News, Top Stories

GTE Financial has recently started a collaboration with Hillsborough Community College, and local college students on the awareness and importance of financial literacy. This is an attempt to reach out to the younger demographic that you find on collegiate campuses. They have even established a new style... Read more »

Mia Love and the dream of an immigrant

Mia Love and the dream of an immigrant

Davidson Toussaint, Staff Writer
December 3, 2014
Filed under News

The new representative-elect for Utah’s 4th congressional district, Mia Love becomes a new face of endless possibilities for immigrants in America. Many US news networks refer to her as the first black woman in the Republican Party to hold office in congress, and the first Haitian-American as well. Mia... Read more »

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 »