By Alvaro Martinez
Illustration by Sophia Espinosa
People have done everything from running races to selling candy bars to fundraise for causes they support. Now, some people are looking to something that is right under their noses to raise funds: their mustaches. Continue reading
By Mirella Mendoza
BHC counselor offers students tips and tricks for staying focused and effective when taking notes. Continue reading
By Jake Griffin
The Writer’s Corner, located in the third floor of L Building, offers free tutoring for students who are writing assignments for any class on campus, from personal narratives to in-depth research papers. Many of the tutors also teach at Brookhaven College. Continue reading
By Jubenal Aguilar
Copy Desk Chief
Brookhaven College students will have an opportunity to show off their photography skills and win up to $80 in gift cards. Continue reading
By Evan Henry
Photos by Evan Henry | Instructors Natalie Macillaio and Jason Bennett critique the unfinished work of students Lexi Ausseme and David Granberry in B Building;
Each semester, students in Natalie Macellaio’s 3-D design class are given two weeks to design, manufacture and install their own minimalist, foundobject- based art installations. Continue reading
By Carolina Silva
Photos by Andrew Zavala | Randy Malone, senior lab coordinator, speaks to students
about the importance of preserving, classifying and cataloging botanical specimens.
For almost two decades, homeowners and farmers have sprayed herbicides on milkweed plants, killing the monarch butterfly’s only nursery, food source and home. Since 1990, almost 1 billion monarch butterflies have disappeared, according to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Continue reading
By Sara Prendergast
Photos by Andrew | Zavala Chaz Hafey, Brookhaven College astronomy and physics lab coordinator, dressed as Einstein, and Vikki Ethington keep high spirits as they shelter from the rain.
It was dark, cold and pouring down rain when members of the Brookhaven College community met for the fourth annual Spooky Trot 5K Run/Walk. Volunteers huddled under a small tent to register the soaking-wet runners who would battle the flooding trails, muddy sidewalks and soggy grass. Continue reading
By Sarah Gutierrez
Photo by Sarah Gutierrez | Costume contest winners: George Luetkemeyen, a Brookhaven student, as Captain Spidey; Jason Bennet’s, music and humanities professor, and Daffne Bennett’s, college outreach and recruitment coordinator, sons Zachariah dressed as the Hulk and Alexendro dressed as Ironman, respectively; Chace Montano, a student, dressed as a pirate; Jason Stringer, a student, as a plague doctor.
Costume contest winners: George Luetkemeyen, a Brookhaven student, as Captain Spidey; Jason Bennet’s, music and humanities professor, and Daffne Bennett’s, college outreach and recruitment coordinator, sons Zachariah dressed as the Hulk and Alexendro dressed as Ironman, respectively; Chace Montano, a student, dressed as a pirate; Jason Stringer, a student, as a plague doctor.
On the evening of Oct. 29, Brookhaven College’s Commons Courtyard was inhabited by dancing creatures and humans alike. The Campus Activities Board organized the Monsters Ball,which had free hot dogs, music and a haunted house. Students, staff and faculty dressed as their favorite ghouls, characters and superheroes. Continue reading
Two BHC students share their stories of the filming of Bobby McGrother’s Hulu original miniseries, “11/23/63,” in Downtown
Dallas – one through words, and the other through photos.
Photos by Michael Dunlap | Onlookers gather awaiting presidential
motorcade carrying President John F. Kennedy.
Not many people my age can say they experienced the shooting of President John F. Kennedy. On Oct. 8, I had that chance. I had the opportunity to be an extra on the set of “11/22/63.” Continue reading
By Carolina Silva
Rising textbook prices are a problem that affects U.S. college students each year, according to the U.S. Government Accountability Office. The Dallas County Community College District is taking steps to cut textbook prices.
The DCCCD signed a fiveyear contract with Follett Higher Education Group, a bookstoremanaging company, in March. In the contract, DCCCD agrees to no Continue reading