Archive for April, 2012

Photos: Safe Spring Break Week

Photos: Safe Spring Break Week

The following pictures were taken from March 5th – 7th during Safe Spring Break Week:                                              

Blinn Softball: They’re Back at It!

Blinn Softball: They’re Back at It!

The Buccaneer Softball team has been rolling in 2012. Amassing an impressive record of 26-5 before getting into the heat of conference play can only augment the young team that sports thirteen freshmen on the 8th ranked NJCAA team in the nation. This is nothing unexpected however, for the softball team is well known for […]

Things to Know: The Absence Policy

Things to Know: The Absence Policy

As students, we are all aware that being present in a classroom plays a big role in grasping the subject that is being taught, along with the possibilities of having that particular class removed from one’s schedule. For these reasons many of us practice getting to class in the appointed time, although there are others […]

Review: God of Carnage

Review: God of Carnage

On February 24, 2012 The Blinn College Theatre Arts program in cooperation with Delta Psi Omega and the United States Institute of Theatre Technology presented God of Carnage, and unusual but great performance. Directed by Bradley A. Nies, God of Carnage is an unlikely story about two pairs of parents that discuss what why should […]

The Jeremy Lin Story

The Jeremy Lin Story

New hype is a powerful yet questionable focal point  for many major  news topics, but there’s no denying the surges of history-in –the-making potential energy New York Knicks’ , Jeremy Lin is waning.  Overcoming many obstacles just to make it in the NBA, Lin has proved to the world that anything is possible if you […]

Saints to a Dirty Game: The NFL’s New Controversial Storm

Saints to a Dirty Game: The NFL’s New Controversial Storm

An instance when a coach is separated from his team for an entire season is a serious penalty and attention grabbing predicament. Many may find it harsh, some believe it’s justified, but to say the least, sole franchise Super Bowl head coach of the New Orleans Saints, Sean Payton, will be parted an entire season […]

Blinn Basketball on the Rise

Blinn Basketball on the Rise

After a successful season captivated by defining victories and crunch time domination, the Buccaneers basketball men had their season cut short in the Region XIV championship game, the team’s first ever visit to the honorable competition. This season was definitely the program’s most defining and notable year, with a finishing record of 27-7, the best […]

Common Sense

Common Sense

It was 236 years ago when a man by the name of Thomas Paine wrote an inspiring pamphlet he announced as Common Sense. This influential document conducted unchangeable dissertation of whom and what were the causes of Americans, hardships furthermore declaring the only way to receive the inalienable rights a human being is entitled to […]

Zero Tolerance. Really?

Zero Tolerance. Really?

Tolerance is by definition the act of enduring activities that are found to be a hindrance moreover an alternative Blinn refuses to exercise with its students. As an educational reservation, Blinn has eminent expectations of its scholars to be mindful of their efforts of not engaging in propositions that include doing drugs or drinking on […]

Spring Break Awareness Week

Spring Break Awareness Week

For the week before Spring Break of 2012, March 5– 7 multiple events took place throughout the week before everyone left for vacation.  On Monday, a hypnotist/magician performed at the Dr. W. W. O’Donnell Center and left his 15 volunteers confused by the hilarious events that took place with their help. On Tuesday, there was […]