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Food Porn Special: Review of Maketto

Food Porn Special: Review of Maketto

Jarata Jaffa, Staff Writer

October 26, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Showcase

Where do you and your 20 something-year-old friends go to hang out in D.C. on a chill Monday? Answer: Maketto. Maketto is the place to be. This place will make you rethink everything you already know about Washington D.C. It’s cool, creative, edgy, and definitely modern. The first thing...

WCW: Michelle Obama

WCW: Michelle Obama

Arrey Mbutambe, Staff Writer

October 18, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Slider

Michelle Obama, born Michelle LaVaughn Robinson, is the first African-American first lady of the United States. She is married to the 44th President of the United States, Barack Obama, and has two beautiful daughters—Malia and Sasha Obama. Also, she is a Harvard graduate who later on became a lawyer...

Review of Little Dipper

Review of Little Dipper

Jarata Jaffa, Staff Writer

October 12, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Review Page

Raindrop, drop top, eating up good ramen in a hot pot. Little Dipper, a modern Korean ramen hotspot here in Rockville, Maryland. Hotpot is a Korean ramen style dish served to you on a huge bowl over a mini wooden burner to cook the food. First thing I noticed when I walked into this restaurant...

WCW: Mother Teresa

WCW: Mother Teresa

Arrey Mbutambe, Staff Writer

October 11, 2017


Filed under Opinions

Mother Teresa is a global icon for her selfless service to others. Mother Teresa was an Albanian-Indian Roman Catholic charity worker. Known in the Catholic Church as "Saint Teresa of Calcutta," she was awarded the Noble Peace Prize in 1979. She devoted her entire life to helping the sick,...

WCW: Tulsi Gabbard

WCW: Tulsi Gabbard

Jake Berry, Staff Writer

September 27, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Showcase

Tulsi Gabbard is a representative from Hawaii for the U.S. House of Representatives, and she is definitely someone to keep an eye on. Not only is Gabbard a two-tour, kick-ass Iraqi war veteran, but she is also the first American Samoan and Hindu member in the history of the United States Congress. In...

WCW: Sophia Amoruso

WCW: Sophia Amoruso

Samory Senh, Editor

September 20, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Slider

Sophia Christina Amoruso, the founder of Nasty Gal, is more than just a crush, she is a goal. Her sporadic behavior and her rather stark ambition are what makes her so special. I mean, by age 28, Inc. Magazine listed Nasty Gal as one of "the fastest growing companies." Mind you that she had found...

Review of Honey Pig

Review of Honey Pig

Jarata Jaffa, Staff Writer

September 13, 2017


Filed under Review Page

The restaurant in focus is one that has been around for a while: Honey Pig. At Honey Pig, it's not an all you can eat. they do it more restaurant style, but you also buy by the pound. Their menu is very large, and unfortunately, the waiters did not give me enough time to read it. The restaur...

Why Vote?

Why Vote?

Harrison Sherman, Montgomery College Student

May 5, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Social

Why vote?  For many in the most recent election cycle, this was an important question with an uncertain answer.   Some refer to voting as a right, while others refer to it as a privilege, but most people agree that by casting your ballot, you are using your most basic political voice to have an ...

WCW: Alicia Keys

WCW: Alicia Keys

Priscille Diwa, Staff Writer

April 19, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Opinions

Alicia Keys. Talented. Beautiful. Authentic. Wise. Kind. The list goes on. Alicia Keys is a successful pianist and best-selling RnB artist. She has recorded long-standing hits such as,"If I ain't Got You," "Empire State of Mind," "No One," "Girl on Fire," and much more. Her talents are not restricted...

Lets Join Forces.

Lets Join Forces.

Elie Francoise, Staff Writer

April 17, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Slider

  Do you love writing? Do you love interviewing people? Are you a communication major looking to gain experience in the writing industry? If that's the case then the Advocate's got you covered. By joining forces with the Advocate, you will be making one of the greatest decisions in your...

A Classy Take on Crêpes

A Classy Take on Crêpes

Jarata Jaffa, Staff Writer

April 17, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Review Page, Showcase

What could be better for a college student than a cheap, filling, delicious, and convenient meal? Nothing. That's why I think the Original Pancake House is the right for college students. As an avid customer, I absolutely love this place. It's close to campus and the food is filling and inexpensive....

Review of Paladar Latin Kitchen

Review of Paladar Latin Kitchen

Jarata Jaffa, staff writer

February 1, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Review Page, Showcase

Paladar can be summed up in 7 words: a party any time of the day! The warm welcoming of the smiles on the employees and the speed at which they sat me down foreshadowed an awesome dining experience. This restaurant is relatively new and has been open for only two years. This is an east coast food...

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