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The Top Women of R&B

The Top  Women of R&B

Jarata Jaffa, Editor

November 20, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

Beyonce, Janelle Monae, Solange Knowles, Alicia Keys, Janet Jackson. These ladies have been the top 5 female artists in the category for R & B in the last 10 years. Queen Bey—we all know and love her; even if you don’t, you have to respect her and her work ethic. Before she became a famous...

Humans of MC: Ryan Neba

Humans of MC: Ryan Neba

Arrey Mbutambe, Staff Writer

November 16, 2017


Filed under Humans of MC

Ryan Neba is a 17-year-old student at Montgomery College who majors in computer programming. Ryan attended a boarding school in Cameroon for seven years straight. " The cafeteria food is freaking expensive. How are they gonna sell me a slice of pizza for $2.79? That's more than half a box ...

Red Jacket Literary Magazine Presents… Spooktacular

Red Jacket Literary Magazine Presents… Spooktacular

Arrey Mbutambe, Staff Writer

November 3, 2017


Filed under Social

The Red Jacket editorial staff, with Lexi Werner as the editor-in-chief, were all present and excited to meet the students at the Red Jacket's 2017 magazine launch, which they named Spooktacular. It took place at Science West 302 on Oct. 27 at 2 pm. It was definitely a fun and educational experience...

Artist in residence Gallery Opening: Alice Gadzinski

Artist in residence Gallery Opening: Alice Gadzinski

Isabel Rockwood, Editor-in-Chief

November 1, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Social

Students participating in “The Supermarket” art exhibit, which will be launching its closing ceremony on Nov. 1 at 11:30 am, learn to accept imperfections and get to know and express themselves better through literal trash. Artist Alice Gadzinski desires to exemplify the diverse culture of the...

Creative Writing Club still going strong

Creative Writing Club still going strong

Samory Senh, Associate Editor

October 27, 2017


Filed under Social

John Bestland, the founder and president of the Creative Writing Club, discovered the new Creative Writing Club after concluding that there was not a non-intimidating literary creative outlet at MC's Rockville Campus. Bestland, who had just finished a creative writing course with Professor Sacks, didn't want t...

Top Fashion Outlets for College Students: Fall ’17

Top Fashion Outlets for College Students: Fall ’17

Samory Senh, Multimedia Editor

October 13, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

Here are a couple of outlets in the Montgomery County area that will help refresh your Fall wardrobe at a prospective price. Apparel Trap | $ | [ O N L I N E ] Apparel Trap is the go-to online shop for Dad Hats & Retro frames; but get this, they even have an online thrift shop. Most of their apparel replicate a vintage or Kitsch look, sellin...

What’s K-pop All About?

What’s K-pop All About?

Jarata Jaffa, Staff Writer

October 3, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

Unless you've been living under a rock, you probably know whats going on in the music world—starting with Kpop, and how big it has become. For the last few years, Kpop made its way into U.S. mainstream music—with bands like EXO and BTS making it to the billboard 100 between 2015 - 2017. It is...

Humans of MC: Alethea Owan

Humans of MC: Alethea Owan

Arrey Mbutambe, Staff Writer

October 2, 2017


Filed under Humans of MC

Alethea Owan is a 19-year-old student at MC who majors in Biochemistry. Alethea tells us about the struggle of being a Montgomery College student without a car to transport her from her house to school and vice versa. "Girl, getting up early in the morning...huh, you have no idea. From my house to...

Humans of MC: Stephanie

Humans of MC: Stephanie

Sonja Laplante, Staff Writer

September 26, 2017


Filed under Humans of MC

Stephanie wore stylish sunglasses and an aura tinged with shyness. She seemed uncertain about her future choices, like most of us, and is currently earning her degree in General Studies. Her hands fidgeted as she told me she'll probably go to the University of Maryland, and hopefully major in Engl...

Not Enough Options for Vegetarians/Vegans at MC Cafe?

Not Enough Options for Vegetarians/Vegans at MC Cafe?

Morgan Terry, Editor

September 22, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Social

As for vegetarians, there is a pretty good range of food available to them, although limited. There are cheese quesadillas and veggie burgers served hot and made to order in the cafe kitchen. There are also a few salad options available, although most of them include meat. There’s even vegetarian sushi...

Come Together Right Now Event

Come Together Right Now Event

Morgan Terry, Editor

September 20, 2017


Filed under Slider, Social

Montgomery College’s Rockville campus held its “Come Together Right Now: Resisting Hate” Event on Sept. 18th in honor of Heather Heyer and other civil rights activists who have suffered and sacrificed. Heyer was a 32-year-old woman who died counter-protesting the Alt-right and neo-Nazis in Charlottesville,...

Jarata’s Food Porn Reviews

Jarata’s Food Porn Reviews

September 13, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

Find out the best restaurant with the most Instagram worthy food, all in the area of the Rockville Campus!

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