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Nam Nguyen: Fashion show and dressing well on a budget

November 1, 2012

Being a college student, working on a budget is the de facto way to do just about anything, especially when trying to look your best. Nam Nguyen, a young designer, appeared at the fourth annual Fashion, Beauty, and Lifestyle expo...

Felix Pitre dishes up ‘Songs and Stories from Latin America’

October 22, 2012

At 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 21, Felix Pitre carried out a performance called “Songs and Stories from Latin America.” The objective of this presentation was to teach children about certain instruments from Latin America,...

Editor-in-Cuffs 10/19/12: Blueberry Muffin Tops Cereal edition

October 19, 2012

In our “Editor-in-Cuffs” feature, we look back at the week in socks of our editor-in-chief, Ousmane Mariko. Very early on, it was apparent that his sock collection was both massive and highly colorful, so we decided that we ...

Experiencing the Taste of D.C.

October 16, 2012

Affordable food and drinks, live music, walking zombies, and free stuff were all present at the Taste of D.C., which is a yearly event that offers local residents and visitors the opportunity to buy small servings of different...

‘You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown’ all good, no grief

October 16, 2012

The MC Rockville production of “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown” was a sensational hit of humor, musicality, and the suspended reality of Charles M. Schulz that we’ve grown to love. The production, featuring six talented...

Editor-in-Cuffs 10/12/12

October 12, 2012

Monday Here, Ouzy rocks mustard cuffs paired with blue and green checked socks complement black shoes with white laces. All this for the lowly work of a renowned online publication called…. Wait for it… THE ADVOCATE. Tuesday...

‘You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown’ musical to kick off this Wednesday

October 8, 2012

Montgomery College will hold its opening night for the musical "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown" on Wednesday, Oct. 10 at 8 p.m. The production is directed by Bobby Smith and James Gardiner who have worked with the students...

MC Hosts the 47th Annual Faculty Art Exhibition

September 18, 2012

The 47th Annual Faculty Exhibition is underway at Montgomery College's Sarah Silberman Art Gallery. As its name suggests, it's the 47th of its kind, however, the reason why it started has since been forgotten. "It's one of ...

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