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Advocating: ClancyWorks Performance

Advocating: ClancyWorks Performance

March 27, 2014


Filed under Review Page

ClancyWorks and Bill Evans Dance Company performed for a house of about one hundred and twenty people. they performed a total of six pieces, three in each act which took place Saturday, March 15 at Black Rock Center in Germantown, Md.   The evening was filled with electric dancing and vibrant ...

Advocating: Metal Gear Solid V

Advocating: Metal Gear Solid V

March 27, 2014


Filed under Opinions, Review Page

Konami and Hideo Kojima finally released in March 2014 the highly anticipated Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes. This new episode, starring Big Boss after the events of Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker, was designed with the new Fox Engine, which means graphics are incredibly mind blowing. David Hayter, famous f...

Advocating: Respawn Entertainment’s Titanfall

Advocating: Respawn Entertainment’s Titanfall

March 17, 2014


Filed under News, Review Page

Respawn Entertainment’s first game, Titanfall, has received enormous hype over the past eight months, and apart from a few small missteps, the game delivers on its promises. In short, Titanfall is a first-person shooter set against a futuristic science fiction backdrop.  The game features two opposing factions: the Interstellar...

Dressing Warmly on a Budget

Dressing Warmly on a Budget

February 19, 2014


Filed under Health & Fashion, Opinions

I am often asked how I put my outfits together and as I spill my secrets to the Montgomery College population, why not make it practical as well?   Let’s work our way from head to toe, which would first bring us to hats. Great stores to purchase hats are Target, Macy’s and Kmart. They have a wide ...

HFA’s Take: A Nation Incognito

HFA’s Take:  A Nation Incognito

February 16, 2014


Filed under Holmes Field Advantage, Opinions

I was a fish out of water throughout middle school and most of high school in Brunswick, Md. A liberal, open-minded, somewhat shy Jewish city boy, without a square of camo-gear on my wardrobe.   I found the “southern” (or redneck, or hillbilly, or whatever you prefer) culture of life in Bruns...

Limited Possibilities Podcast is Back!

February 13, 2014


Filed under Holmes Field Advantage, Opinions

This week, Ben Holmes and Sean Endicott talk about Michael Sam's announcement with guest speaker Will Smink:

Letter from the Editor: 2014 Address

Letter from the Editor:  2014 Address

January 27, 2014


Filed under Editor's Moleskine, Holmes Field Advantage

  Montgomery College students and faculty, Over the past several months, I have had the pleasure of working to build upon a proud student news organization, while assembling a hardworking, intuitive staff. We at the Advocate have tried our best to bring you important, breaking news re...

The Advocate’s Year In Review: House of Cards

The Advocate’s Year In Review: House of Cards

December 16, 2013


Filed under The Advocate's Year in Review

House of Cards is not for the faint of heart. If you have a taste for mystery and 12 hours to kill to make it through the series on Netflix, then this three-time Emmy  Award Winning television show may be for you.   Laden with conspiracy, intrigue and the dirty inner-workings and dealings of our...

The Advocate’s Year In Review: All In Indicud

The Advocate’s Year In Review: All In Indicud

December 12, 2013


Filed under The Advocate's Year in Review

Kid Cudi released his fourth studio album Indicud earlier this year. The 18-song collection has a very mellow and relaxed, yet strong tone in nearly every song, from the Cudi rapping about his struggles to unleashing his overall frustration.   The album begins with a dramatic bass and serie...

Advocating: Sevendust’s Black Out the Sun

Advocating: Sevendust’s Black Out the Sun

December 11, 2013


Filed under Review Page

This spring, alternative-metal band Sevendust released their ninth studio album, “Black Out the Sun”. Atlanta natives, Sevendust was formed in 1994, releasing their eponymous debut album in 1997. Over the course of almost two decades of playing together, and unlike many other bands, they’ve remained...

The Advocate’s Year In Review: Elysium

The Advocate’s Year In Review: Elysium

December 11, 2013


Filed under The Advocate's Year in Review

Released earlier this year on August 9, Elysium has been one of this year’s highest grossing films, reporting earnings of $29,807,393 the first weekend after its release.   The storyline takes place in a distant future, in the year 2154.Max (Matt Damon) is a poor citizen in a lawless, ruined Earth. The wealthy live in Elysium...

El Ambiente Social de Estudiantes No Tradicionales en Montgomery College

El Ambiente Social de Estudiantes No Tradicionales en Montgomery College

December 2, 2013


Filed under Opinions

  Somos conscientes de que muchos factores pueden influir en la decisión de un individuo para volver a la escuela. Por ejemplo, no tener una posición bien remunerada en su trabajo actual debido a la falta de un título universitario, o sus ingresos financieros no alcanza para cubrir sus necesidades...

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