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The chaos that is K. Aus- the story of cancer survivor Kylie Austin

The chaos that is K. Aus- the story of cancer survivor Kylie Austin

Tasia Floissac, Reporter

May 1, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

For the average 18-year-old, it would seem that college life is about enjoying new-found freedom, homecoming and bonfires, cringing at cafeteria food and struggling to make that 4.0 GPA or not sleeping through class. But it definitely wasn’t the story of the vibrant history senior, Kylie Austin. Instead,...

Marketing class partners with community to donate bikes

Connor Floyd

October 10, 2017


Filed under Campus, News

Jackie Hoegger, adjunct faculty of marketing, has partnered her marketing and promotions class with Red River Best Chevy dealers, the Professional Fire Fighters Association of Texoma and the city of Houston for Operation Santa Claus: Bikes 4 Kids. "Operation Santa Claus’ mission is to bring smiles on Christmas morning to less f...

Marqui Christian being scouted for the NFL

Marqui Christian being scouted for the NFL

Yvette Ordonez

November 24, 2015


Filed under Sports

As a young boy growing up in the south side of Houston, Marqui Christian found his love for the game of football at the age of four. Perhaps it was his passion for the sport or humble upbringing that has led him this far. If things continue to go well with him as they have been throughout his football ...

Women’s soccer player battles cancer

Women’s soccer player battles cancer

Noah Fazekas

August 13, 2015


Filed under Sports

Kylie Austin, history freshman and defender for the women's soccer team, was on her way to move into her dorm in Killingsworth Hall when she received a call from a doctor that would change her life forever. Earlier that summer, Austin was seeing a specialist for a respiratory infection when a d...

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