The Crimson Connection

Flying during COVID-19

 ANA, a Japanese airline, resumes service to Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport.
How to fly in the midst of a pandemic
December 10, 2020

Travelling has always been a favorite pastime of people around the world throughout history. From the explorers 500 years ago to the common person today, travel has always been popular, especially when...

The ever-elusive perfect movie

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A Review of "Synchronic"
December 10, 2020

In my last review, I remarked on the absence of decent-to-good movies that are being released. Thanks to the pandemic, every promising movie aside from “Tenet” and “Wonder Woman 1984” were pushed...

Best ugly Christmas sweaters of 2020

Best ugly Christmas sweaters of 2020
December 9, 2020

The most anticipated time of the year has finally arrived, so it’s time to break out the Christmas trees, decorations, lights and, most importantly, the ugly Christmas sweaters. Even though this Christmas...

Best Christmas gifts for parents

Christmas presents sitting under a Christmas tree.
December 8, 2020

Buying Christmas gifts for family and friends can be one of the hardest things to decide. A lot of people like to slack on their gifts, and not buy anything till the last minute. Instead of going with...

Why the 2020 election feels existential

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November 23, 2020

  ivil unrest has become a real possibility following the 2020 election, no matter who wins. However, the possibility of such an outcome is not due to candidate rhetoric: it is an indication of...

The downfall of the Houston Astros

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October 29, 2020

The Houston Astros have had a rough series of events unfold after the 2019 World Series loss to the Washington Nationals. Scandals, injuries and hatred have hovered the Astros the 2020 season.  The...

Fundraising for Yemen

Lee sells these shirts to raise money for the crisis
October 29, 2020

hile students lamented over the pandemic ruining their summer plans, Cy-Woods Junior Meghan Lee decided to start an initiative to help fundraise for the ongoing Yemen humanitarian crisis, and has since...

Old War, New Rules

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"Tenet" and "Mulan" Fight For the Future of Movies
October 29, 2020

To say that 2020 has been one of the weirdest years in human history might be the understatement of the decade. Thanks to the likes of global pandemics, political protests, murder hornets and UFOs, the...


Actor Charlton Heston plays Moses with arms flung wide in the motion picture
October 27, 2020

After everything that’s been going on this year with COVID-19, Halloween is a big question for families who are scared of the virus and want to stay safe during this holiday. There are many activities...

The Wild Hunt

An Indian Blanket grows in a field of grass
Quick guide to Texas wildflowers
February 26, 2020

Wildflowers are one of the many staples of the spring season. They grow in a variety of places; from vast fields to the little slivers of grass on the side of the road. Sometimes, identifying the different...

Here We Go Again

The characters Professor Oberon (Black), Dr. Bravestone (Johnson), Franklin Finbar (Hart) and Ruby Roundhouse (Gillan) ready to make their way through Jumanji.
A look into the newest addition of the Jumanji world
January 23, 2020

When Robin William’s beloved Jumanji was said to be getting a sequel, I was fairly skeptical. I loved the announced cast and pitched concept, but it seemed too real for something to go wrong. I ended...

The Wildcat Den

Student teachers, Desiree Diaz and Madison Webb interact with preschooler, Eliza, on Disney Character Day.
Wildcat students play the role as student teachers to children in our community
January 23, 2020

As classes fill with a few thousand students, ages ranging from about 14 to 18, there is a smaller group of students, just a bit younger, that help make up our campus. These 23 young students are preschoolers,...

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