Planet Pepper’s Mission to ‘Bootify the Glamazons of the World’
Dec04

Planet Pepper’s Mission to ‘Bootify the Glamazons of the World’

Planet Pepper provides accessories for drag queens and cross-dressers who want a more feminine shape. To be a drag queen takes guts, a flamboyant attitude, and curves that can kill. Founded in 2010 by Speech and Business Communications professor at Kingsborough, Vincent Cuccia, Planet Pepper provides hip and butt pads for drag queens and crossdressers in New York City who desire feminine curves. The original design for Planet Pepper...

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Thomas Eaton: The Man Behind the Drawing Board
Nov20

Thomas Eaton: The Man Behind the Drawing Board

With crystal blue eyes and a smile that belongs in a Colgate commercial, Thomas Eaton doesn’t fit the animator stereotype. But make no mistake, bringing art to life is indeed, his life’s work. Eaton teaches animation in the KBCC art department. He has done a range of short films, comic book strips, and band music video covers. He published his first comic book titled “The Bug Zapper” last year and is currently working on...

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KCC Interim Prez on Three Decades of Success
Nov19

KCC Interim Prez on Three Decades of Success

Former Vice President Steps Up to Become Interim President “Dreams Begin Here” is the slogan Kingsborough Community College lives by.Peter M. Cohen can relate to this better than anyone after the sudden news of former President Farley Herzek’s resignation. A message that came as a surprise to many students and faculty, but mostly to Peter M. Cohen himself, Cohen finds himself living a dream he didn’t even know he had. He is the...

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Profile: Kingsborough Chief of Staff Tasheka Sutton-Young
Nov18

Profile: Kingsborough Chief of Staff Tasheka Sutton-Young

Kingsborough Chief of Staff, Tasheka Sutton-Young’s laugh may shock you. Her voice is soft-spoken and steady, but her laugh warms and fills the room like a fireplace on a chilly day. Just looking at her, you see someone who is about her business. Her style is immaculate. No hair, pin, button or thread is out of place. Everything, including her bold statement necklace, is methodically chosen. Because of her innate composure, most...

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Where Yin and Yang Collide: Chris Loupos On What Its Like To Be Behind the Camera and To Be in The Spotlight
Oct31

Where Yin and Yang Collide: Chris Loupos On What Its Like To Be Behind the Camera and To Be in The Spotlight

Whether it’s a theatrical play or film, the audience’s attention is focused on the actor performing rather than what is happening behind the scenes. Chris Loupos is an experienced photographer and an actor that knows the merits, insight and experience of what’s it like to work behind the camera and to be on stage. Since his youth Loupos always held a fascination with media. As a student of Toms River High East, he was in an...

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Ashley Iaconetti Talks The Bachelor, Future And More
Jun29

Ashley Iaconetti Talks The Bachelor, Future And More

Step aside Boss Girl; Boss Woman is in the house. After she cried a hurricane of tears on The Bachelor and two seasons of Bachelor in Paradise, Ashley Iaconetti successfully stands directly in the eye of the storm which is the media. With Access Hollywood appearances, a gig with ClevverTV, and an unapologetically honest podcast, Iaconetti makes the most out of her new-found fame and uses it to chase her dream and break through society...

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