KCC Talks: The Cafeteria
Apr12

KCC Talks: The Cafeteria

The cafeteria is a place to take a break from books and professors, to meet with your friends, or even take a nap. With 487 seats available, a menu suitable for meat lovers and vegetarians and hours of availability from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. on weekdays and 7:30 a.m. to an early evening on weekends, the Kingsborough cafeteria caters to the entire campus community. At the same time, thoughts on the cafeteria are polarizing. The...

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KCC Talks: Will the Mets be Worth Watching?
Mar22

KCC Talks: Will the Mets be Worth Watching?

With spring training kicking off, all heads are slowly beginning to turn to the diamond and away from the hardwood. As fans get their gear ready and schedules cleared, some are unaware they could be in for a curveball. KCC students are up at bat to answer; Will the New York Mets be worth watching this year? “Hell no. I hate the Mets. I’m a Yankee fan for life.” -Luis Rivera, 30, Health and Physical Education office “No. Sports are...

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KCC Talks: Who is the Best Baseball Player in NY?
Dec06

KCC Talks: Who is the Best Baseball Player in NY?

When the topic of New York’s best baseball player is being discussed, you’d expect to hear the names Gehrig or Babe Ruth. But it appears that there are some new greats according to the people of Kingsborough Community College. People now are very familiar with one of the New York Yankees all-time greats, Derek Jeter. But there still are those other people that believe there’s someone else that’s the best baseball player in New York....

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KCC Talks: How is Kingsborough Helping You Accomplish Your Dreams?
Nov08

KCC Talks: How is Kingsborough Helping You Accomplish Your Dreams?

A great way to ensure success is to anticipate challenges you might face in the future and prepare for them beforehand. No one said it would easy- but as the saying goes, there is a silver lining behind every dark cloud. Going back to school can be a tough decision for some, but it also opens doors. As one of the mantras at Kingsborough Community College, “Dreams Become Reality,” with the right drive and passion. Considering that, the...

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Raquel Torres: A Vessel of Change at KCC
Nov01

Raquel Torres: A Vessel of Change at KCC

Kingsborough’s Student Life Coordinator Raquel Torres sees our world as troubled in many ways. She refuses to accept living with daily encounters of racism and discrimination. She strives to make a valuable change in this way of thinking. She wants to be the change. Among her many talents are being a leader and a poetess. She has made use of her youth to give voice, empower and serve as an advocate for minorities, such as...

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Is the Nintendo Labo Worth Playing?
May25

Is the Nintendo Labo Worth Playing?

The highly discussed Nintendo Labo “Variety Kit” and “Robot Kit” was released April 27th, 2018. Not a soul knew what to expect from this cardboard-building add-on to the Nintendo Switch system, but Nintendo NYC, located at 10 Rockefeller Plaza, was sure to set up some interactive demos. The people of New York City enthusiastically, and skeptically weigh in on their Labo experience. “For me personally, I’m a lazy gamer. I like just...

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