A Modest Project

By Alex Maxwell This is a satirical piece in the vein of “A Modest Proposal”. If you didn’t understand that reference, Google it. Group projects can either be the best part of a semester, or the bane of everyone’s existence, including mine. There is a way to combat social loafing though, and it is called “Rely only on yourself.” Let’s face it, you can exchange numbers, see … Continue reading A Modest Project

How Home School Graduates Adjust To College Life

By Rachel Byrd Despite the common arguments against the decision to educate students at home, home school graduates attending Lone Star College-Kingwood have not found the college transition to be much more difficult than the college transition of public schooled students. This ease in transition could be attributed to the fact that many home schooled students take dual credit classes in high school, allowing them … Continue reading How Home School Graduates Adjust To College Life

Student Government Strives For Democracy In Unopposed Election

By Rachel Byrd Although all four of the candidates running in this semester’s upcoming Student Government Association election are running unopposed, Lone Star College-Kingwood’s SGA is attempting to preserve the ideal of democracy.     The lack of opposition that the candidates are facing has altered the way the events prior the election—particularly the Candidate Debate, which occurred at the General Assembly on March 28, and … Continue reading Student Government Strives For Democracy In Unopposed Election