Inside the KCC Urban Farm
Dec06

Inside the KCC Urban Farm

There is a compact vegetable garden hidden between T1 and T2 buildings that many on the Kingsborough campus see, but don’t understand why it’s there. It is surrounded by a chain-link fence with a small metallic gate. There is a peeling red wooden sign that says KCC Urban Farm, but make no mistake, there’s a wild, blooming and bright association of people and ideas associated with everything that goes on inside. As...

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Career Services Assist Students With Career Needs And More
Dec06

Career Services Assist Students With Career Needs And More

After re-enrolling at Kingsborough in 2015, Lillian Collazo walked through the Career Services’ door at Kingsborough Community College with a new attitude to not only reevaluate her career goals, but to find herself. Attending college is a stressful time, with the strain of college courses and the pressure of choosing a career path that is realistic and pays the bills. Collazo knows this better than anyone and lucky for her, she had a...

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‘The Guild’ That Keeps On Giving
Dec05

‘The Guild’ That Keeps On Giving

Founded in 1958, the non-profit organization The Guild of Exceptional Children in Brooklyn has created a warm, stable, loving environment helping children and adults living with developmental disabilities. Serving nearly 1000 individuals each day, GEC provides services the enable these children and adults reach their fullest potential and live fulfilling lives....

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Inside the Sweatbox Brooklyn
Dec05

Inside the Sweatbox Brooklyn

Ever since he was young, Argenis Acre had always aspired to be a professional boxer. After leaving Puerto Rico to move to the states, Acre found himself a victim of bullying. With his constant fighting in school, his father enrolled him in a children’s boxing program and by 15 he was ranked number eight nationally. On the road to becoming pro, life got in the way, causing his dreams and sponsorship to fly right out the window....

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DD and Company Keep KCC Safe
Dec05

DD and Company Keep KCC Safe

You usually hear them before you see them. The static screech of a walkie-talkie usually gives you enough time to make whatever you were doing look unsuspicious before black boots and a shiny badge round the corner. You notice them talk to a student or lean on the half-wall of the cafeteria and avert your attention as they silently watch for unmanaged mischief. Kingsborough’s campus security is at the pinnacle of KCC safety, but what...

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10 Best Batman Villains
Dec04

10 Best Batman Villains

Over the years, the Caped Crusader has protected the citizens of Gotham City from god knows what. Crawling out of the dark abyss, sewers, having a mental breakdown or just the need to kill people, these are the men, women and creature that never gave the big bat a break. Here are the top 10 best Batman villains. 10: Poison Ivy: Can you say Mother Nature? This sexy redhead controls the vines of the earth with her own blood fused with...

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