Anime Club returns to LBCC

The Anime Club has been reactivated at LBCC. The new adviser for the club is mathematics instructor Kylene Hart and the student representative is Kanya “Nova” Englehart.

Marijuana on the LBCC Campus

Since the midterm elections on Nov. 4 three students have been found smoking marijuana in their cars because "it's legal."




Review: Interstellar

“Interstellar” is a science-fiction movie starring Matthew McConaughey and directed by Christopher Nolan. While I did enjoy the movie, I do have a few gripes with it.

What Is ‘Let’s Play’?

The term “Let’s Play” generally refers to a fairly new genre of online video entertainment that revolves around watching people play video games and listening to their commentary.

Game Review: Dustforce

Dustforce is a 2D platformer developed by Hitbox Team. While the game was released in January 2012, the game received a free update on October 23, adding new music and over 100 new levels to the game.



I’m not racist… Am I?

I have a good idea of why the color of a person’s skin can affect the way we feel. It is because we are racist. We are taught from childhood that racism is not acceptable. So how do I suppose this is even a possibility?

Embrace Equality with Javier Cervantes

It has taken me some time to gather my thoughts on a hate flier that was distributed earlier in the week in Albany during the annual Veterans Day Parade.

Privatization of Prisons: Where We Went Wrong

For the last several weeks The Commuter has covered the story of Carolina Faria Autran De Morais and her frightful 28 day stay at the Houston processing center. During the interview process, her story raised concerns surrounding a privately run company making money on the amount of beds it has full each month.

Student Spotlight


Poetry Corner

This week's Poetry Corner features work by Ron Borst and Tony Makosica.