“I have a coupon for that!”

“I have a coupon for that!”

Domonic Botto, Staff Writer
May 3, 2013
Filed under Student Life, Top Stories

Moms do it. Dads do it. Families do it. Honey Boo Boo’s mom does it too! I have even started following this trend because it is ACTUALLY a great idea. Couponing is a trend that has swept the nation over the past couple of years. 78.3% of Americans had joined in the saving craze as of 2010. This community... Read more »

Thrift store savings

Thrift store savings

Emily Wehunt, Staff Writer
May 3, 2013
Filed under Student Life

College students have enough expenses without adding in the extra splurge of shopping. But as fashion lovers know, having the urge to change up your wardrobe is a constant occurrence while also always wanting to keep up with the latest trends. If you haven’t yet discovered the magical world of thrift... Read more »

“Celebrating 20 years of pavement!”

“Celebrating 20 years of pavement!”

Shady Kerko, Staff Writer
April 3, 2013
Filed under Student Life, Top Stories

Tampa Florida is known for its beautiful... Read more »

How to make it on YouTube

How to make it on YouTube

Domonic Botto, Contributor
April 3, 2013
Filed under Student Life

"In a world where over two days of video get uploaded every minute, only that which is truly unique and unexpected can stand out in the way that viral videos have,” says Kevin Allocca, YouTube Trends manager in his TED talk about why videos go viral. Maybe this is the reason why Dan Brian's (@Mallow610)... Read more »

Video editing basics

Video editing basics

Emily Wehunt, Staff Writer
April 3, 2013
Filed under Student Life, Top Stories

If you are new to the world of video editing it may seem a little intimidating at first, but rest assured that it is not as hard as it looks. All it takes is practice and a camera! Don’t worry, you don’t need to go out and spend hundreds of dollars on your first video camera. For beginners the Kodak... 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 »

From old and abandoned to new and reused

Emily Wehunt, Staff Writer
March 4, 2013
Filed under Student Life

Rocky Bridges:  Mixed Media Assemblage ... Read more »

The Hallmark holiday

Krista Byrd, Staff Writer
February 27, 2013
Filed under Student Life

A date that won’t break the bank or a heart February often brings thoughts of pink hearts, chocolates, and flowers. Many people look forward to this as a month when their significant other will sweep them off their feet, counting the days until the calendar boasts the beautiful number 14. For... Read more »

Reduce the stress of college by practicing yoga

Reduce the stress of college by practicing yoga

Kirsten Tate
December 7, 2012
Filed under Student Life

TAMPA, Fla.—Teaching for 11 years, Hillsborough Community College instructor Hope Johnson explains the benefits of practicing yoga. This form of exercise can be one of the most beneficial if approached properly. Not only does it strengthen your muscles but it soothes and stills your mind. Students... Read more »

The history behind yoga classes at HCC

The history behind yoga classes at HCC

Maria Cristina Echeverri, Staff Writer
December 6, 2012
Filed under Student Life

Dr. Karl Debate attributes the beginning of yoga classes at Hillsborough Community College to his experiences as a coach. Debate believes yoga helps students to develop better daily life activities. He also describes how the trend of yoga in college has been changing over time. Yoga classes at the... Read more »