Lose Your Freshmen 15 in 2019

By Cara Young and Paula Canasto The hearts of Lone Star College-Kingwood students are beating fast for the familiar squeak of sneakers on the gym floor, for the clank of weights and the whirl of treadmill belts coming to life. According to signs posted outside the building the Fitness Training Center, FTC, should be open for recreational use March 18, 2019. The Fitness Center was … Continue reading Lose Your Freshmen 15 in 2019

Students Concerned with Potential Rise in Tuition

By Rachel Byrd The Lone Star College Board of Trustees intends to raise Lone Star Colleges tuition fees incrementally over the next five years. The proposed increase is proposed to start this coming year with an additional $5-per-credit-hour. According to statistics provided by the Houston Chronicle, taxpayers contributed 41 percent of the Lone Star College system’s revenue, while students only contributed 27 percent. In the … Continue reading Students Concerned with Potential Rise in Tuition

Spring Break On A Budget

By Cara Young As March slowly creeps into view, students all over the nation eagerly await the weeklong holiday of lost responsibility known as Spring Break. Check out our Top 10 low-cost Spring Break ideas. Beach Day! Hitting the beach is one of the most traditional and iconic Spring Break activities. However, it isn’t easy making the trek down to Puerto Rico or the Bahamas … Continue reading Spring Break On A Budget