Article by Brendan Flanagan | Owl Staff Meet Tracy Smith, who will be teaching Intro to Journalism at HCC this semester! This semester, Intro to Journalism will be taught by former Owl Magazine staff member Tracy Smith. Owl Media asked her a few questions about her return to HCC. "To return to HCC as a … Continue reading Meet Tracy Smith!
Photo Series by Brendan Hester | Owl Staff Every year, fans gather together to celebrate Asian pop culture at Otakon, a convention held in Washington D.C. Cosplayers meet up for a group shot in front of an Otakon backdrop. Cosplayers use a variety of materials to construct their own costumes. The game room features many … Continue reading Otakon: Bringing Fans Together in DC
Article by Brendan Flanagan | Owl Staff A flag waves in the air representing trans people all over the world. (Photo: NBC 6) In the past few years, transgender issues have become a big topic of debate in America. Between the many anti-LGBTQ+ bills presented so far this year and states like Florida becoming national … Continue reading The Effects of Transgender Legislation
Article & Photography by Brendan Flanagan | Owl Staff A side view of a building on HCC's campus, a symbol of perseverance and possibility to many who attend. There are people throughout history who made historic accomplishments that still guide us to this day. However, there are some who were never recognized for their achievements … Continue reading HCC’s Unsung Heroes
Article by Summer Grace | Owl Media Owl Media is recruiting for the fall semester, check out these flyers all over campus! If you enjoy videography, design, photography, or writing, then MC-208: Multimedia Journalism I is for you. MC-208 is only offered in the spring. Although it is a part of the journalism track, it’s … Continue reading Aspiring Journalists in the Making: A Look Back at a Semester of MC-208