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MC alum Rion Amilcar Scott talks Insurrections at TP/SS

MC alum Rion Amilcar Scott talks Insurrections at TP/SS

Amanda Yaya, Staff Writer

February 28, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, News, Raptor Newscast, Social

To celebrate black history month, local author and MC alum Rion Amilcar Scott was invited to read excerpts from his new short story collection Insurrections at the Takoma Park/Silver Spring campus on February 16th. He discussed the passages as part of "The Legacy and the Burden of History" with Profes...

The Recipes of Student Health 101

The Recipes of Student Health 101

Keith Zevallos

November 30, 2016


Filed under Opinions, Raptor Newscast

College Life can be maddeningly busy and stressful. Many students have a hard time balancing their school work with a healthy lifestyle. Student Health 101 is an online magazine distributed by Montgomery College, and they hope to make it easy. This month’s issue explores a host of topics regardi...

Running Through System Loopholes to Take Talent to the Next Level

Running Through System Loopholes to Take Talent to the Next Level

Salim Addrey

November 30, 2016


Filed under Raptor Newscast

The Track and Field team here at MC has almost a dozen veteran runners that still compete at the collegiate level, but are unaffiliated with the school when it comes to claiming a brand for themselves. This system that allows these athletes to compete with other runners is called “running unattached.”...

MC Introduces A New Parking Garage

MC Introduces A New Parking Garage

Kiara Romero

November 10, 2016


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Recently here at Montgomery College, Rockville campus has been in the completed stages of the new parking lot garage. This is a new way of giving more students access drive to class and not have to rely on public transportation. This parking garage will be located behind the Physical Education building....

Raptor Newscast Weekly Run Down

Raptor Newscast Weekly Run Down

Robin Smith

September 14, 2016


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Rhythm Nation On WMCR

Rhythm Nation On WMCR

February 24, 2016


Filed under Raptor Newscast

This installment of Rhythm Nation takes a look into the Latin music scene in the 1970's at the Woodstock Festival and during the early twentieth century in the New York neighborhood of Harlem. The groundbreaking work of Mario Bauza and his brother Machito and his Afro-cubans, the first popular...

Get It Local Podcast: Pilot Episode

Get It Local Podcast: Pilot Episode

November 30, 2015


Filed under Raptor Newscast

Check out artists from the area of Montgomery County, including past artist profile Selina George, in the new Get It Local podcast. Related story: ARTIST PROFILE: SELINA GEORGE, ASPIRING SINGER-SONGWRITER...

RAPTOR NEWSCAST: Former Ambassador Delano Lewis Speaks to Montgomery College

RAPTOR NEWSCAST: Former Ambassador Delano Lewis Speaks to Montgomery College

October 22, 2015


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Find the article about his visit, here....

Raptor Newscast: Spoken Word Poetry with Thet-Su Tin (Su)

Raptor Newscast: Spoken Word Poetry with Thet-Su Tin (Su)

September 23, 2015


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Have you ever thought about voicing your opinion in a creative way? Listen to this podcast where, Thet-Su Tin, shares her rhymes and discusses the culture of her profession as a Slam Poet. Consider getting involved with MC's annual slam poetry contest! To find out how, listen to this podcast now....

Raptor Newscast: MC Rockville’s Upcoming Campus Renovations

Raptor Newscast: MC Rockville’s Upcoming Campus Renovations

March 2, 2015


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Advocon: Evolving Modern Journalism

Advocon: Evolving Modern Journalism

January 26, 2015


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… And Justice For All

… And Justice For All

December 14, 2014


Filed under News, Raptor Newscast

Thousands March in "Justice for All" Protests The streets of downtown D.C. were filled with signs saying “I can’t breathe” and “no justice, no peace” as a crowd of over 10,000 protestors marched towards the capitol building chanting “black lives matter, all lives matter.” These marches ...

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