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Leftover Harvey Damages Compounded By Imelda

By Rachel Byrd, News Desk Lead The rains of Tropical Storm Imelda seeped into four classrooms, ten offices, and the basketball court at Lone Star College-Kingwood, causing approximately $115,000 worth of damages to the campus. Damaged buildings include Classroom Building A, the Library building, and the Fitness Training Center. According to Eddie McFadden, the Director… Continue reading Leftover Harvey Damages Compounded By Imelda

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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… Continue reading Reflecting on the Legacy of Lester Burks

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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… Continue reading Campus Launches Mexican-American Literature Database

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Students Feel the Rush at a Campus Event

By Bri Maguire, Photographer Unlike previous semesters, this year's Club Rush at Lone Star College-Kingwood took place over the course of two days, allowing new and old students more opportunities to become more invested in campus life. Clubs set up their tables in the main corridor on the first floor of the Student Conference Center Center,… Continue reading Students Feel the Rush at a Campus Event