Thompson’s Promise Forges a Career
Oct15

Thompson’s Promise Forges a Career

Tara Thompson was 21 when she made a promise to her mother, which carried her along the difficult journey to her dream career. “My mother looked at me and asked only one thing,” Thompson said. “‘You are going to finish school, right?’ I said: ‘Yes, of course.’ “There was no doubt in my mind that I would.” Thirteen years later, Thompson, the 34-years-old Texan, one of the best-rated professor at KCC, according...

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Not Just an Art Program: Kingsborough’s Graphic Design and Illustration Director Brings Passion to Student Experience
Oct11

Not Just an Art Program: Kingsborough’s Graphic Design and Illustration Director Brings Passion to Student Experience

It’s only 8 am and the sun barely peeks over the branches of the trees of Kingsborough. The air jettisoning off the ocean is cool and crisp. It’s a brand new day for Susan Spivack’s students and the head of the Art department is ready to make an impact. As students settle in and cover their mouths mid-yawn, Spivack is already geared up with a smile in sheer anticipation for the day’s new lesson. “I try to create a...

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Charlie Adlard Talks The Walking Dead And More
Jun04

Charlie Adlard Talks The Walking Dead And More

On April 15, 2004, the comic book world was forever changed when The Walking Dead switched artists and showed its audience the realistic, dramatic, and always enthralling artwork of Charlie Adlard that propelled the series into what it is today. With his captivating bright blue eyes joined by a wall of interesting artifacts in the background including a yellow submarine made out of legos; Charlie Adlard of Shrewsbury, England...

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The Walking Dead 178 Review: New Avenues to Explore
Jun01

The Walking Dead 178 Review: New Avenues to Explore

For nearly fifteen years, Robert Kirkman and Charlie Adlard have been creating cliffhangers, unforgettable characters, and remarkable artwork as fans devour their comic books on a monthly basis.  The most recent story arc in the comic book, New World Order has many interesting developments for the characters, and as per usual, the fans have no idea what direction it is going (though there are a number of theories). Throughout the...

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Solo: A Star Wars Story Review: Certainly Different
Jun01

Solo: A Star Wars Story Review: Certainly Different

Solo: A Star Wars Story has memorable characters, though Alden Ehrenreich does his own take on playing such a beloved and well-known character which is good and bad depending on how one views it. For one, it is also slightly hard to believe he is a young Harrison Ford considering the two have a minuscule resemblance to each other. It is an interesting and enjoyable movie, however, there are aspects of it that don’t make much sense,...

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Top 10 Rick and Morty Characters That Aren’t Rick or Morty
Jun01

Top 10 Rick and Morty Characters That Aren’t Rick or Morty

Aw, geez. How is an article about Rick and Morty characters including every character but Rick and Morty going to be interesting? The truth it, there are many underappreciated characters in the show that do not go by those names, you may be surprised. 10)  “I’m Mr. Meeseeks, look at me!” The iconic lines are spoken by the lovable blue Meeseeks (though they only really appear in one episode, disregarding cameos) are some of the most...

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