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WCW: Sophia Amoruso

WCW: Sophia Amoruso

Samory Senh, Editor

September 21, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Slider

Sophia Christina Amoruso, the founder of Nasty Gal, is more than just a crush, she is a goal. Her sporadic behavior and her rather stark ambition are what makes her so special. I mean, by age 28, Inc. Magazine listed Nasty Gal as one of "the fastest growing companies." Mind you that she had found...

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,...

Inauguration Day

Inauguration Day

Morgan Terry, Staff Editor

September 15, 2017


Filed under Panorama, Showcase, Slider

  Hunched over all of his perjuries Kissing them each atop their foreheads like a gang of baby lambs And what slips his mind are insipid things His thoughts void of the plum-colored words of any of naysayers Because when the sun rises they will dissipate like Morning mists in the...

A Day With a Trustee- Marsha Suggs-Smith

A Day With a Trustee- Marsha Suggs-Smith

Priscille Diwa, Staff Writer

September 5, 2017


Filed under Slider, Social

She dressed in mom jeans, comfortable sneakers, a comfortable purple long-sleeve, and a cute crossover. She looked like she could be anyone's mom. In fact, she is—but at Montgomery College, she has a respectable title. Marsha Suggs-Smith, a Chairwoman to the Board of Trustees, participated in Trustee...

Ezra & The Renegade: Part I

Ezra & The Renegade: Part I

September 1, 2017


Filed under Panorama, Slider

Part One The Usurper's Death   I hated storms. They’d always erupt my father's office, filling it with heinous sounds. The strong winds would make the room sound like a violent orchestra; every item, an instrument playing its part. It was all so loud. The constant clattering of the double-paned...

Student ID Process Now in Mannakee Building

Student ID Process Now in Mannakee Building

Isabel Rockwood, Editor in Chief

August 29, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Slider

Starting the fall semester of 2017, the Student ID Process has been moved from the Student Life office in the Campus Center building to the Mannakee building under the Department of Public Safety and Security. Mary Sierra, the Student Life Director at Montgomery College, says the reason is that the...

Free Condoms For Students

Free Condoms For Students

Isabel Rockwood, Managing Editor

April 18, 2017


Filed under Health & Fashion, News, Slider

In the beginning weeks of March, the Student Senate here at Montgomery College placed bowls of free condoms in various bathrooms around the Rockville campus. On these bowls read "Abstinence is key, but just in case" as a simple message to those who'd take the condoms for themselves. A supply of condoms...

Lets Join Forces.

Lets Join Forces.

Elie Francoise, Staff Writer

April 17, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Slider

  Do you love writing? Do you love interviewing people? Are you a communication major looking to gain experience in the writing industry? If that's the case then the Advocate's got you covered. By joining forces with the Advocate, you will be making one of the greatest decisions in your...

Women Impact Social Change Through Art

Women Impact Social Change Through Art

Sara Monterroso

March 30, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Slider

Activism met art at the “Women’s Work: Artists Impacting Social Change” exhibition where quilts illustrated stories of rape and abuse survivors and bathroom décor had President Trump’sface is sewn into a latch hook rug. On International Women’s Day, the doors to the Sarah Silberman gallery...

Throwback Thursday: The People Have Decided

Throwback Thursday: The People Have Decided

Madison Aument

November 10, 2016


Filed under Slider, Throwback Thursday

  After the end of this long election season, America must now reflect on it's candidates and the people who will take office in January. Both presidential candidates took insurmountable amounts of criticism, but strong criticism of politicians is not new. In the article below, written...

Review of Marvel’s Dr. Strange

Review of Marvel’s Dr. Strange

Keith Zevallos

November 8, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, Slider

Marvel Studios does one thing incredibly well: take an otherwise by-the-numbers action story and turn it into one hell of an entertaining movie. Dr. Strange doesn’t break any new ground with its plot, themes, or characters, but stands out in its masterfully fun and visually imaginative execution. ...

Humans of MC: Claudia Cassoma

Humans of MC: Claudia Cassoma

Sara Monterroso

November 7, 2016


Filed under Humans of MC, Showcase, Slider

"I wrote a book on Jan. 21st, 2013, I know this because it is the best day of my life thus far. It was an interesting experience because I was 19 at the time and it was my first book and I love writing but I wasn't sure if I wanted to become a published writer. It was just like a hobby for me. Bu...

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