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Plenty of Lines

Plenty of Lines

The current edition of Common Lines, the Blinn College literary journal published on the Bryan Campus, showcases the poetry talents of several Blinn students. Edited by Olympia Sibley and Jake Kidd, Volume 8 of the publication features twelve poems of varying length and style. Contributors for this edition are Victoria Arredondo, Amy Fernandez, Kasie Kelldorf, Jordin Redou, Brandi Long, Jared […]

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Amazon’s New Fire TV

Amazon’s New Fire TV

By Tristan Lucero Since their beginning as an online book store, Amazon has grown to be known as the Walmart of the Internet. But now they plan to get into a new type of technology, the set top box dubbed FireTV. Some people question whether they will be as successful as some of their previous products such as the Kindle, […]

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Allegiant: Now Available

Allegiant: Now Available

By Asha Layeni-Gardner The time has come! It is the last book in the Divergent trilogy, called Allegiant. (If you have no clue what I’m talking about, see my other two reviews) This book is the epic climax and resolution of the whole series. The action-packed thriller sequence is told in the duality of Tris and Tobias. Jumping between two […]

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The Rise and Fall of Flappy Birds

The Rise and Fall of Flappy Birds

By Tristan Lucero Not widely known when it was created in 2013, for both Android and iOS, Flappy Birds quickly became a worldwide sensation in 2014. Flappy Birds is a fun game that is meant to be played for a short period of time like a break between classes. You control the bird by tapping the screen anywhere to go […]

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The Beauty At Blinn

The Beauty At Blinn

By Ryan Smith Have you ever wanted to experience that” in the camera spotlight” feeling or daydream about walking on the famous red carpert or ripping the runway? This semester has been exciting one with a shedule for a school year we won’t soon forget, with such events as the 2013 Homecomming Dance, Skate and Movie Night, and even the […]

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Ann Weisgarber to Speak at Blinn

Ann Weisgarber to Speak at Blinn

Ann Weisgarber, acclaimed author of notable works such as The Promise and The Personal History of Rachel DuPree address students and faculty on the Brenham campus Tuesday, Oct. 29 from 12 until 1 p.m. in the conference Room of the student center. Weisgarber is a winner of the Stephen Turner Award for New Fiction and the Langum Prize for American […]

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Help Blinn Bring In The Holidays

Help Blinn Bring In The Holidays

By Jessica Neuman This Christmas season Blinn College is getting into the spirit by decorating the student center with candy cane ornaments. The hope it to get student organizations and fellow students on campus involved in creating these ornaments. Sheri Rich hopes to set up in the Atrium area located in the Student Center and start making decorations on Nov. […]

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Campus Jobs Pay Off In More Than Money

Campus Jobs Pay Off In More Than Money

Wrritten By The Blinn Times staff Blinn students have settled into the fall semester routine now, and some may be wondering what it would be like to have a bit more spending money. There are always unforeseen costs involved with college attendance, and the Human Resources Division at Blinn may have a solution through the division’s student worker program. For […]

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Behind the Counter in The Cove

Behind the Counter in The Cove

Photos and Story by Ryan Smith Enjoying your meals? Having a nice chill time? Then clearly you must be at the cove at Blinn JC in Brenham. Over the first month of school The Cove has been, and I think students can all agree, extremely packed. The students at Blinn College just can’t seem to resist the fresh food and […]

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Beating The Freshman 15

Beating The Freshman 15

Written By Annaliese Chitty As you begin the school year as a college freshman, there are many things running through your mind. Freedom is one of those things. Freedom to do whatever you want, whenever you want, with no parental supervision. Even free to eat dessert with any meal you want. However,  all that freedom can end very badly for […]

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