Category Archives: BC Spotlight

Students learn about staying safe on campus

Anabel Sanchez Online Editor   On Wednesday, Oct. 24, at Broward County South’s Student Life department and Henderson Student Counseling Services held a special meeting regarding student safety. Narrated by Frank Pallavicini, overviews on relevant topics such as sexual misconduct, reactions to violence and abuse, sexual abuse and identifying abusive relationships were discussed along with students. According to the U.S.

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Urban Bush Women performs at Bailey Hall

Liana Martell Contributing Writer   A showcase of stories were presented through dances which highlighted the unheard voices and experiences of colored women within hair salons, stereotypical beauty standards and the society in which they live in. From Brooklyn, New York to South Florida, the non-profit dance company, Urban Bush Women, presented their most recent choreography of “Urban Bush Women:

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GSA hosts Art of the Drag to show gender performance

Michelle Castano Staff Writer   “Yass Queen” is now a modern day colloquialism. The phrase can be seen as positive reinforcement, even empowering; moreover, it can be applied to any gender. Gender can be defined as the state of being male or female, which is typically used with reference to social and cultural differences rather than biological ones. On Oct.

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BC’s Eighth Annual Women in Distress event a success

Michelle Castano Staff Writer   Broward College hosted its eighth annual Women in Distress presentation and Q & A in the South Campus Performing Cultural Arts Theatre on Oct. 17. The presentation was hosted by the Psychology and Nursing clubs at BC. According to Women in Distress, domestic violence can be defined as a pattern of abusive behavior or coercive

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Local Groups and Clubs Congregate at Campus Safety Day On North Campus

Michael Gennaro North Bureau Chief   Campus Safety Day was recently held on North, Central , South and Miramar West Campuses, and local law enforcement, medical and military personnel gathered in the breezeway to pass out fliers and discuss campus safety and the resources available to all students at Broward College. September is National Campus Safety Awareness Month, and Broward

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