Officer Dieudonne Appreciates the Safety and Home of KCC
Dec11

Officer Dieudonne Appreciates the Safety and Home of KCC

In the four years that Officer Cyrus Dieudonne has been at Kingsborough, he’s seen fights, scandals and outright ridiculous scenarios. His job is to be seen and unseen- to be as unnoticeable yet essential as the pillars that hold up the cafeteria. Officer Dieudonne, or DD, as he is known colloquially, does not always adhere to these rules. Students know him by his 5’7” frame and musical Haitian accent. He almost never stands still- he...

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Cuccia’s Dual World Depends on Passion and Diversity
Dec10

Cuccia’s Dual World Depends on Passion and Diversity

During school hours, Vincent Cuccia plays the role of Speech and Business Communications professor proficiently. After papers are graded, Cuccia takes the role of co-owner of company Planet Pepper. Planet Pepper provides hip and butt pads for drag queens, cross-dressers, or anyone who wants killer curves. As a New Yorker, Cuccia strongly believes in diversity and stresses the importance of different shapes of men and women....

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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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Video: Rude Boy Riley vs. Logan Black
Oct20

Video: Rude Boy Riley vs. Logan Black

Check out 2016 Journalism student Sulaiman Larokko’s coverage of one of the fiercest rivalries in indie wrestling today. Independent wrestling is the sure shot place to find the next crop of TNA and WWE superstars. Recently ripping through the East Coast to the Midwest in a blaze of fire, are James “Rude Boy” Riley and Jake “Logan Black” Gomez. The two are best friends who train and hone their craft together at the Staten...

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