The Beginning of the Presidential Race

Written by Alex Maxwell Lead Photo Credit: David Everett Strickler The race for the presidential election has begun and here is the list of the candidates who want your vote in order to get there. On the Democratic side there are 20 politicians, some of whom you may recognize. Their names are Michael Bennet, Joe Biden, Cory Booker, Steve Bullock, Pete Buttigieg, Julián Castro, Bill … Continue reading The Beginning of the Presidential Race

Rich And Powerful Gain from Epstein’s Death

By: Ben Lackey Lead Photo Credit:  Hédi Benyounes The official story behind the death of Jeffrey Epstein is, to say the least, questionable.  Epstein was a well-known financier and had ties to powerful people. This alone would not have made him too unusual in Washington D.C..  What sets Epstein apart from the rest is that he was a convicted sex offender..  First convicted in 2008 … Continue reading Rich And Powerful Gain from Epstein’s Death

Reflecting on the Legacy of Lester Burks

Written by: Rachel Byrd, Copy Desk Lead and News Desk Lead After the passing of Lester Burks this February, founding members of the college remember the character of Lone Star College-Kingwood’s founding president, as well as discuss what legacy he left behind on the campus. Burks served as president of the Kingwood campus beginning in 1984. Prior to this, Burks was the Dean of Vocational-Technical … Continue reading Reflecting on the Legacy of Lester Burks

What it is Like To be in an Art Show

By Meybel Guzman, Graphic Artist I have always been interested in art since I was a child; like many other kids, I would draw for fun. For me, drawing was a way to express my thoughts, and the things that I observed in the world. You can bring a blank sheet of paper to life with a pencil and your imagination.  The more I drew … Continue reading What it is Like To be in an Art Show

Campus Launches Mexican-American Literature Database

By Alexis Maxwell, Editor in Chief  The Mexican-American Literature Database is officially available for student and personal use!  The website was created after Hurricane Harvey hit the Lone Star College-Kingwood, leaving the campus and all technology, textbooks and other precious materials adrift and useless in floodwaters.  English Professor Icess Fernandez, the curator of the archive gave her reason as to way she desired to have … Continue reading Campus Launches Mexican-American Literature Database

Club Rush 9-10-19/9-11-19

Lone Star Kingwood had its annual Club Rush. Clubs and student organizations set up their tables and waited for other students to arrive. This event is set up to help new and old students see opportunities to become more invested in campus life. Along with the the club recruitment, there was free chicken sandwiches from Chick-Fil-A. This will not be the last time for clubs … Continue reading Club Rush 9-10-19/9-11-19