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A moment to connect

Travis Johnson and Maria Brink mesmerize fans performing as In This Moment.

Jason Turner, Staff

February 22, 2018

In This Moment is a band that truly connects with its fans. Led by Maria Brink, the band’s performances are highly theatrical. Unlike other theatrical acts, In This Moment is able to include the audience in the experience. On Jan. 19, In This Moment played a show at Jannus Live in St. Petersburg as...

Get out of town with StudentUniverse

Courtesy of StudentUniverse

Jason Turner, Staff

December 7, 2017

Many students like to travel but do not always know the resources they have. With the large number of websites and services, it is sometimes hard to know what to do. StudentUniverse is a company that caters to students and educators. Danielle Dougan, the company’s publicist spoke briefly about what...

Get the skills to land the job at these student workshops

Carissa Costello, Staff

December 4, 2017

On every campus, the Career Resource Center is a room students seldom enter compared to others. However, to many students, the purpose of college is to find a career in order to obtain a prosperous and successful future; in other words, get a job. It follows, then, that the Career Resource Center’s...

Free counseling services for students

Carissa Costello, Staff

December 4, 2017

Professional counselors are available at every HCC campus to provide free services to students in need. Valuable support is available to help students cope with difficulties that might otherwise hinder their academic success.   Counselors aid students with an assortment of issues related to...

Guarantee admission to USF with the FUSE Program

USF and partner colleges launch Fuse program

Carissa Costello, Staff

December 4, 2017

The FUSE program began about a year and a half ago, making the transition from Hillsborough Community College to the University of South Florida more seamless. Students just starting HCC and those not admitted into USF have the opportunity to join. FUSE students who fulfill program requirements are going...

HCC student helps hurricane survivors

Jena Stansell preparing food kits with other volunteers

Jason Turner, Staff

November 30, 2017

Although the 2017 hurricane season has come to a close, it was a rough one for Florida and the Caribbean. Irma and Maria devastated the area. Not content to sit and do nothing, people from the Tampa Bay offered whatever assistance they could. There were many opportunities for people to help. Jena Lee...

Write your résumé the way employers want it

Jason Turner, Staff

November 29, 2017

Writing résumés and looking for a job can be a daunting task for anyone. This is especially true for graduating students without extensive work history. There are countless books and online guides for how to write a “good” résumé. HCC has seminars and classes that teach students what to do and...

Not your mama’s donuts

Selling donuts

Jason Turner, Staff

November 28, 2017

When the donuts are all named after skateboarding terms, expect the unexpected. Walking in to Donut Freak, in downtown St. Petersburg, one quickly realizes this is not a typical donut shop. There is a graffiti-style mural on the wall and an artistic ambience. Then there are the donuts themselves. Donut...

Excellence in Journalism conference

Jason Turner, Staff

November 27, 2017

From Sep. 7-9, HCC students attended the Excellence in Journalism conference in Anaheim, CA. The annual conference is where students are able to meet professionals in print, radio, television, and digital media. There is an exhibition hall and lectures concerning just about every aspect of modern journalism....

HCC has clubs for everyone

The Psychology Club setting up their table for The Welcome Back event

Carissa Costello, Staff

November 27, 2017

Community college can often feel isolating for new students. With many students commuting and living off-campus, feeling connected to your school can seem like an impossible task. Clubs are the perfect way to get involved at Hillsborough Community College with like-minded students and meet common goals....

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