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MC Invests in the Sciences

February 8, 2011


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Original: February 8, 2011 Issue 10 By: Whitney De Valroger Staff Writer   Germantown campus scheduled to build hospital and bioscience center Take a look around the Rockville Montgomery College. You may notice a few new developments. The Science Center, opening Fall 2011, towers over the res...

MC Receives a Face Lift

MC Receives a Face Lift

February 8, 2011


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Original: February 8, 2011 Issue 10 By: Whitney De Valroger Staff Writer Montgomery college students have much to look forward to this year. Besides the inevitable class work and exams this coming semester, a new building is being erected and will open its doors to the student body for the first time this ye...

MC Engagement Survey Released

February 8, 2011


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Original: February 8, 2011 Issue 10 By: Rocio Rossi Staff Writer Reveals ups and downs among MC's faculty and staff Recently, the college's Office of Employee Engagement and Labor Relations released the latest results collected by the Employee Engagement Survey. This survey was forwarded to five col...

Gun Ownership: Right or Privilege?

February 8, 2011


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Original: February 8, 2011 Issue 10 Point By: Hiba Ahmed Staff Writer There are many views amongst the activists in our society on gun ownership and the positives and negatives associated with it. Most fail to consider that owning the guns is not necessarily the issue, when the issue is rather the initial f...

Editorial: What is the True Essence of Christianity?

February 8, 2011


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Original: February 8, 2011 Issue 10 By: Evan Ricucci Staff Writer Sitting on one of the stone walls surrounding the plants right outside the Humanities building, I listen as a seemingly angry man with an easel is trying to explain himself to a bunch of seemingly angry students with sneers. I do not...

Editorial: Application Process Begins

February 8, 2011


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Original: February 8, 2011 Issue 10 By: Sarah Elborai Staff Writer Finishing high school opens up new perspectives for students all over the world. As they enter adulthood, a dimension which begins with becoming independent and assertive. Coming from a British education in Cairo, Egypt, I had bec...

Profile: Timothy Kearns

February 8, 2011


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Original: February 8, 2011 Issue 10 By: Shelli Block Contributing Writer   Students appreciate an engaging professor Professor Timothy Kearns, affectionately called “Professor Emeritus” by his students, is a professor of Latin at Montgomery College. “Learning Latin is very important,...

More Than Just A Welcome Back

February 8, 2011


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Original: February 8, 2011 Issue 10 By: Aline Barros Staff Writer   On the afternoon of February 3, Montgomery College Rockville Campus hosted their spring time “Welcome Back Event.” The afternoon included food and actvities such as Dance Dance Revolution. “The Welcome Back Event is fo...

Lady Knights Shoot For the Playoffs

Lady Knights Shoot For the Playoffs

February 8, 2011


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Original: February 8, 2011 Issue 10 By: Kunal Ahora & Manuel Suarez Staff Writers   The spring semester has been sensational for the Montgomery College Women’s Basketball team. In the month of January, the Lady Knights were 6-2, and are currently have a 17-5 record this season. On Sat...

Sculptures Showcased

Sculptures Showcased

February 8, 2011


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Original: February 8, 2011 Issue 10 By: David DeLaRosa Staff Writer Art Inspired By Ancient Cultures on Display In Paul Peck Art Building On Wednesday, Feb. 2, the Sarah Silberman Gallery located in the Paul Peck Art Building on Montgomery College’s Rockville Campus opened the spring semest...

CD Review: Cage the Elephant’s Thank You, Happy Birthday

February 8, 2011


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Original: February 8, 2011 Issue 10 By: Nicolas Moghaddam Staff Writer The band Cage the Elephant has avoided the so-called sophomore slump with its release of a new album, Thank You, Happy Birthday. Right off the bat, with tracks “Always Something” and “Aberdeen”, Cage the Elephant comes a...

President and Second Lady Join Forces on Community Colleges

President and Second Lady Join Forces on Community Colleges

October 12, 2010


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Original: October 12, 2010 Issue 4 By: Todd Freimuth Editor-in-Chief   President Obama wants you to graduate and he wants to help you do so. At the first-ever summit on community colleges on Oct. 5, 2010, Obama alongside Dr. Jill Biden, the wife of Vice President Joe Biden, announced new funding a...

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