Laughs at the Improv

Laughs at the Improv

Yesenia Bustamnate, Staff

November 5, 2018

Down the historic streets of Ybor City is a small venue that has hosted many great comedians on their way to commercial stardom, and it is a comfortable, two story setting for attendees to get a good view of the entertainer, no matter where they sit. The Tampa Improv has become a well-established spot...

HCC Grad, Hunter of LIMBS

HCC Grad, Hunter of LIMBS

Jason Turner, Hawkeye Staff

November 5, 2018

What makes Jordan Hunter special? He is an HCC graduate and a guitarist for Tampa based post hardcore band LIMBS. When asked about other bands, Hunter says, “I grew up listening to a lot of Blink-182. They’re definitely one of my favorite groups of all time. Another all-time favorite artist is Justin...

Spatola: from student to teacher

Spatola teaching class

Jason Turner, Staff

November 5, 2018

Anthony Spatola is very excited to be part of Hillsborough Community College. He is the newest Veterinary Technology instructor on the Plant City campus. Spatola says, “I’m really grateful for the opportunity to be here. It’s a close family group and everyone knows each other like at ‘Cheers.’” Outside...

Itty Bitty, Instagramming Plant City

The Corner Store is located in Historic Downtown Plant City, FL.

Yesenia Bustamante, Hawkeye Staff

October 3, 2018

On I-4 East, between Tampa and Orlando, lies Plant City. It has made its mark as the strawberry capital of the world. Unfortunately, if you search online, it may seem like there isn’t much to do there. This is where @IGersPlantCity comes in. Today is a world of technology, and the most popular...

Hyppo Pops

My Name, Staff

October 3, 2018

We attend college with the promise of a better life, a career with good pay and social skills that will impact our entire lifetime. Unfortunately for some students, attending college is also a financial burden. Tuition is a large reason for student’s hesitation in continuing higher education. Fortunately,...

Hot Tampa coffee (shops)

Ina Morrisey, Staff

October 1, 2018

  Tampa, Florida has always been the place for all coffee enthusiasts, ranging from the early morning cup of joe drinkers, to those who prefer a sweeter taste in the delectable specialty coffee drinks most shops offer. Some that will even keep you up late enough in the evening to see the ic...

Say goodbye to your childhood

Aimee Interrupter onstage at Warped 2018

Jason Turner, Staff

September 26, 2018

The final touring version of Warped Tour ended in West Palm Beach on Aug. 5. On Aug. 4, it made its stop in the Tampa Bay area at Mid-Florida Amphitheatre. For those who don’t know, Warped Tour has been a traveling music/lifestyle/activism festival since 1995. Kevin Lyman, the founder and organizer...

You may find your new best friend

Jason Turner, Staff

July 4, 2018

When writing some recent stories, I got to thinking about live music. Festival season is about to begin with Welcome to Rockville in Jacksonville. This is the last year for the Warped Tour as we know it. Slayer announced this will be their farewell tour. Evanescence and Lindsey Stirling are teaming up to presen...

Silent Inspiration

Anna Smith, Staff

June 14, 2018

  Although it’s been a component of education at HCC for years, American Sign Language is a series of foreign language courses that are completely unique. Although not a spoken language, ASL is just as difficult to learn as any other, featuring its own grammar and syntax.   At HCC, there...

Nintendo Switch: A Year Later

Roberto Cannello, Staff

June 14, 2018

  It’s been about a year since Nintendo released their latest home console, the Nintendo Switch. When it came out in March of last year, there wasn’t anything about it that made me really want it.   The flagship launch title, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, was also released...

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