The Student News Site of Montgomery College

the advocate

The Serpent’s Tongue

Samory Senh

October 18, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

Vanity is vanity my dear old mind Simply bare your fangs, your loins are mine You sloth, you paradox, you blasphemous lie You potent glutton, a feast to the eyes I envy not your holy hide Just grasp the fruit upon the vine And indulge into chaos centered within your mind.

Shin Godzilla Review

Shin Godzilla Review

Keith Zevallos

October 18, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, Social

An underwater tunnel in Japan suddenly fractures, flooding in water from Tokyo Bay and grinding the road to a halt. In pristine board rooms, the finely suited personnel of Japan’s various government and public safety departments shoot ideas between each other as they try and determine what caused the...

Palm Trees and a High Five

Chadwick Dunefsky

October 12, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

In an attempt to gain national identity, an anonymous Montgomery College student has decided to plant a palm tree on the Rockville campus. The student has decided to plant it in the front of the humanities building where a little patch of dirt has existed for some amount of time (possibly a day, a...

The Next Step as an Entrepreneur

Samory Senh

October 12, 2016


Filed under Social

It's necessary to find a career that is right, one that provides endless possibilities. One capable of retaining comfort and satisfaction. Whether the individual is still in college or a long term employee, there is a career path that is available. Here’s a hint: Consulting. 24-year-old entrepreneur...

Relaxation Tips For You!

Relaxation Tips For You!

Domenica Esparza

October 10, 2016


Filed under Health & Fashion, Opinions

We all know the stress that college puts on us students. Some of us may think that we just need to deal with it, BUT there are relaxation tips that can help relieve majority of that stress. The University of Michigan Health System has a website dedicated to supporting student mental health, called...

Top 5 Books To Read During Your Free Time

Top 5 Books To Read During Your Free Time

Domenica Esparza

October 5, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, Social

Reading books can be relaxing and soothing. According to The New York Times Bestsellers, the following books below are the top 5 for paperback fiction for the week beginning October 9th. Summaries from the website are also listed below. Next time you have free time, take the time to read one of the following...

Opening of the National Museum of African American History and Culture

Opening of the National Museum of African American History and Culture

Morgan Terry

October 5, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, News

The expansive spectrum of Smithsonians and art galleries make Washington, D.C a cherished location for culture-loving tourists. One can satisfy any of their wide ranging passions in one of D.C’s museums from contemporary and classical art, to aeronautical science, to an interest in the history of the...

My Love In a Letter

My Love In a Letter

Kerrin Massarueh

October 3, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

To my dearest daughter, A mother's love is real, unconditional and true. A love that is honest and can never be denied, A love that I, your mother, give to you, my daughter. My love for you will forever be true, even if death do us part. It will be your cushion when you fall, Your comfort...

Flashcards and Quizlet and Notes, Oh My!–Studying Methods to Consider This Year

Flashcards and Quizlet and Notes, Oh My!–Studying Methods to Consider This Year

Domenica Esparza

September 28, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, Slider

Achieving the perfect grade can be difficult at times. It can be challenging to find that perfect studying method for you, There are many different studying techniques used by fellow students here at Montgomery College that can be valuable to you! Katherine, a life science major, finds it helpful t...

Humans of MC: Sharon Woodward

Humans of MC: Sharon Woodward

Carlos Monterroso

September 21, 2016


Filed under Humans of MC, Slider

"I went to Mozambique on a mission trip and it literally shook my world like, you know, culture shock and all that. It was  hands down the best experience of my life. I saw poverty--immense poverty and I've never been around that type of culture. I always grew up like having everything, you know? I...

Adventures in Solitude and Reasons We Can’t Be Friends

Adventures in Solitude and Reasons We Can’t Be Friends

Madison Aument

September 21, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, Slider

Not playing well with others is often a sign of a sociopath. I’m not a sociopath; I’m neurotic, but not a full-fledged lunatic. You have enough bad experiences with people, though and it’ll turn you into a loner. Of course being new to the area and the school, you’d think, “she’d w...

Make a reasonable amount of money, or die tryin’ : Ways to Make Money in College

Make a reasonable amount of money, or die tryin’ : Ways to Make Money in College

Madison Aument

September 12, 2016


Filed under Slider, Social

Your bank account is barren, like a town ravaged by a tornado. (You are the tornado in this scenario.) It's empty, quiet, there's an eerie sense that a tragedy happened. You've blown through your birthday checks and you're collecting quarters as a means to purchase your daily Dunkin Donuts iced coffee. The...

The Student News Site of Montgomery College
Social