Theatre department honors Dr. King

Theatre department honors Dr. King

Krista Byrd, Editor-in-Chief
March 30, 2014
Filed under News

On Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, the Ybor campus theatre department hosted a play titled, “Last Days of Martin Luther King” to celebrate black history month. The play was held in addition to workshops hosted by the theatre department, taught by “Touring and Teaching” actors and educators Bryant Bentley... Read more »

Getting to know Phi Theta Kappa

Getting to know Phi Theta Kappa

Danette Trimboli, Contributor
March 28, 2014
Filed under News, Top Stories

Brandon, Fla. – Soda can in hand, vibrant blue “PTK” shirt on, and bright smile in place, Ebonee Carpenter, the executive vice president of the Phi Theta Kappa Alpha Lambda Alpha (Brandon campus) chapter, volunteer at the Science Olympiad on Feb. 1, at the HCC Brandon Campus. Carpenter and other... Read more »

Three studios multimedia

Three studios multimedia

Cierra Carreno, Contributor
March 28, 2014
Filed under News

It is 3 o’clock on a mundane Monday afternoon. A phone rings twice and a young, peppy woman answers. She goes by the name of Kaitlan Corsell. Corsell recently found out her company, “Threes StudiosMultimedia,” has just won its first commercial book trailer competition. It began nearly three... Read more »

Local band jumps ahead in entertainment

Local band jumps ahead in entertainment

Kaitlan Corsell, Contributor
March 28, 2014
Filed under News, Top Stories

In the Tampa Bay area, there are many local artists and musicians striving to make it big. One local artist is going above and beyond to reach success. Starting out as a soloist and rapidly moving up in the world of entertainment, Christine L & The Reaction are moving up on the charts of ReverbNation,... Read more »

Andy Warhol comes to the Dali Museum

Andy Warhol comes to the Dali Museum

Krista Byrd, Editor-in-Chief
March 28, 2014
Filed under News, Top Stories

St. Petersburg, Fla.- Works of Andy Warhol, one of the most famous and recognizable artists of the 20th century next to Salvador Dali, have come to the Salvador Dali Museum in St. Petersburg. Art lovers and the eternally curious can rejoice, with the quirky works of Dali and the iconic works of Warhol... Read more »

HCC brings Magic to BBCB

HCC brings Magic to BBCB

Nick Griesbach, Sports Editor
March 4, 2014
Filed under News, Top Stories

Hillsborough Community College was proud to present the 8th annual Black, Brown and College Bound Summit at the Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel and Marina. The keynote speaker was none other than Earvin “Magic” Johnson. Johnson was able to inspire the crowd at the luncheon during his speech. By sharing... Read more »

Jane Comfort Dance Company brings Beauty to Ybor Campus

Jane Comfort Dance Company brings Beauty to Ybor Campus

Krista Byrd, Editor-in-Chief
February 25, 2014
Filed under News

On the week of January 12, the HCC Ybor City campus Dance Club sponsored and hosted Jane Comfort and Company’s “Beauty” series. The series included events such as a poetry jam, dance workshops, and discussions on the meaning of real beauty. At the end of the week-long workshops, Jane Comfort... Read more »

The Water’s Edge

The Water’s Edge

Alex Bernabe, Staff Writer
February 25, 2014
Filed under News

The Hillsborough River is filled with natural serenity and untouched wildlife. Laszlo Horvath, a retired photographer from Hungary, saw the potential the river had to offer and has decided to exhibit his work in the center of the HCC Ybor Performing Arts building. The Water’s Edge includes video... Read more »

What is Beauty: poetry slam

What is Beauty: poetry slam

Alex Bernabe, Staff Writer
February 25, 2014
Filed under News

Last month, HCC Ybor City Campus held an entire week of events all themed after “Beauty.” On Tuesday, Jan. 14, I attended my very first spoken word poetry event, and I was captivated to learn how many art students, faculty (from other schools), and even local poets had tossed their hats in the... Read more »

Ybor PTK Honors in Action

Ybor PTK Honors in Action

Ybor PTK , Contributor
February 25, 2014
Filed under News, Top Stories

For the second year in a row, the Ybor City campus’ Alpha Beta Beta chapter of Phi Theta Kappa has earned the organization’s highest honor, “5-Star Chapter” status. 5-Star status is awarded to chapters that achieve a high level of involvement and recognition, not only on the campus level but... Read more »