The Student Newspaper of Howard Community College

HCC Times

The Student Newspaper of Howard Community College

HCC Times

The Student Newspaper of Howard Community College

HCC Times

Current Staff

Esha Bhatti
Content Strategist

Esha Bhatti

Esha Bhatti is currently a social sciences major at HCC and hopes to transfer to the University of Maryland before pursuing a career in immigration law. Her articles have been published in the Baltimore Sun and The Washington Post. As...

Tanner Malinowski
Editor

Tanner Malinowski

Tanner Malinowski is currently a general studies major at Howard Community College. After serving as a contributing writer last year, Tanner is eager to serve as the newest Editor of The HCC Times. His primary goals as the Editor...

JPia Isbell
Administrative Assistant

J’Pia Isbell

J’Pia is a second year student at HCC hoping to graduate and attend University of Maryland. When she is not studying or working she is either reading or creating something. She is a bookworm, artist, seamstress and nerd. Sh...

Deja Grissom
Columnist

Deja Grissom

Deja Grissom is an English major at Howard Community College and hopes to transfer to Hampton University. Deja began writing stories at the age of six and her passion for the craft led her to The HCC Times. As a columnist, Deja...

Trent Tabor
Columnist

Trent Tabor

Trent Tabor is currently a communications/social sciences major at HCC. He plans to pursue a career that highlights the use of maps, and is not sure which college he wants to go to. At the moment, he likes to write horoscopes, a...

Ozair Hussain
Staff Writer

Ozair Hussain

Ozair is a first-year cybersecurity major at HCC. He previously attended HCC where he earned his Associate's in business administration and was a member of the cross country and track and field teams. His passions include sports,...

Alexander Fitzgerald
Staff Writer

Alexander Fitzgerald

Alexander Fitzgerald is a social science major at Howard Community College. He has multiple disabilities that feature physical and sensory neuropathies. After completing an associate degree at HCC, Alexander plans to transfer to a ...

Dee Elkerson
Staff Writer

Dee Elkerson

Dee Elkerson is a social sciences and communications major. As a tour guide, she plans to keep students informed of the great cultural events and spaces this area has to offer and provide helpful information to achieve their hi...

TJ Cyrus
Staff Writer

TJ Cyrus

TJ is a second-year accounting major at Howard Community College and plans to transfer to a university next year. They are passionate about topics surrounding helping others and mutual aid. In their free time, they like writing s...

Joshua Panepento
Staff Writer

Joshua Panepento

Josh is in his 2nd year at HCC and is majoring in communications. His hobbies include watching and playing sports, listening to music, and watching movies. Josh plans to transfer to the University of Maryland to study journalism...

Heather Sabol
Staff Writer

Heather Sabol

Heather previously graduated from Ohio State with a bachelor's degree in psych/neuroscience, and is returning to school to start a career in the medical field. While she has no formal journalism experience, writing has always...

Kyle Kamga
Photographer

Kyle Kamga

Kyle Kamga is in his second semester as an accounting major at Howard Community College. He plans on transferring to a four-year university after HCC. During his free time, Kyle enjoys playing games and spending time with his...

David Land
Photographer

David Land

David is a second-year student at HCC hoping to transfer to UMD and major in journalism. He has a love for writing and photography and is happy to bring his passion to the HCC journalism team. In his spare time, he enjoys the c...

Rebekah Anastasia Ericson
Photographer

Rebekah Anastasia Ericson

Anastasia is an engineering major at HCC hoping to graduate with an associate degree in spring 2022 then transfer to a university. She ultimately wants to utilize her skills in creating ideas to work on rockets and satellites ...