A sense of style

May 7, 2013
Filed under Fashion, Features

  By Ryan Tucker Staff writer rtucker@solanotempest.net. Hey guys and gals.This is Ryan here with another fashion spotlight. I have to say, writing for The Tempest has been a great experience. I have had the pleasure of meeting really cool people who share in what I... Read more »

Shoe lovers amass collections with heart and sole

Shoe lovers amass  collections with heart and sole

Christine Butler, Sports editor
April 17, 2013
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Fashion, Features, Lifestyle, Top Stories

Michael Jordan, Lebron James, Kobe Bryant, and Kevin Durant; just hearing or seeing these names what do you think of? For a lot of people they think shoes, especially when it comes to Michael Jordan. Not only has he become legendary, but so have his shoes. A lot of people these days couldn’t afford... Read more »

Personal style: the contrast of life.

Personal style: the contrast of life.

Ryan Tucker, Staff Writer
March 27, 2013
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Fashion, Features, Lifestyle, On campus, Profiles

Sammy Falemalu mixes modern and vintage to make something new   Fashion comes in every shape and size. Its purpose is to satisfy people with varied and diverse styles. Contrast is what’s usually missing in people’s lives. Contrast is w [caption id="attachment_224209"... Read more »

Shades of style

Shades of style

Ryan Tucker, Staff Writer
March 15, 2013
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Fashion, Features

It’s not always easy to standout. I know this, in fact it’s a whole lot easier said than done but there’s something that can be said for originality. I always stop my spotlights for fashion related uniqueness but what I so often get in return is a refreshing outlook on life and I always wondered... Read more »

SWAG: Something We All Got

Ryan Tucker, staff writer
March 11, 2013
Filed under Fashion, Opinion

SWAG! It’s everywhere, and everyone seems to be saying it, whether its music, fashion, sports and even video games, there seems to be no shortage on the usage of the word. It seems that people have their own definition or idea of... Read more »

A sense of style

A sense of style

Ryan Tucker, Staff Writer
December 5, 2012
Filed under Fashion, Lifestyle, On campus

Hey guys and gals. This is Ryan here with another fashion spotlight. I have to say, writing for The Tempest has been a great experience. I have had the pleasure of meeting really cool people who share in what I like to do. Also, I have had the pleasure of meeting lots of fellow students in articles and... Read more »

Holiday sock drive runs through December 18

Holiday sock drive runs through December 18

November 20, 2012
Filed under Fashion, News, On campus

Financial Aid has partnered with Mission Solano in an effort to keep toes warm and cozy this Holiday Season! November 20-December... Read more »

Dec. 11 is the Last Day

Dec. 11 is the Last Day

Ben Gogna, Sports editor
November 11, 2012
Filed under Career, Fashion, On campus

The Solano Community College Cosmetology Department program is offering a friday night $15 dollar style and make-up  special and their services until December 11 and will start back up again January 21, 2013. The program consists of male and female students acquiring a total of sixteen hundred (1600)... Read more »

Toms, no socks: A guys guide to shoes

Toms, no socks: A guys guide to shoes

Ryan Tucker, Staff Writer
October 31, 2012
Filed under Fashion, Opinion

Toms. It’s not just some guy’s name, it is a brand of shoe. It’s a very popular brand as well, especially with college students. Now, it would be easy for me to rant, rave and express to you through this article on how much I love Toms, I’d rather choose to contrast this article... Read more »

Arthur Jackson: Stepping outside the box

Jordan Rosario, Staff Writer
October 3, 2012
Filed under Fashion, Features, Profiles, Top Stories

A few weeks ago, while walking through campus with Ryan, trying to find students to interview about style, we met arts 2-D major and aspiring fashion designer Arthur Jackson. While discussing different topics like new trends and do-it-yourself projects, I realized that Jackson had individuality... Read more »

Tiffany Binay Clemente: a fresh and fierce style

Tiffany Binay Clemente: a fresh and fierce style

Ryan Tucker, Staff Writer
October 3, 2012
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Fashion, Features

 Fashion is subjective, as it should be. As humans we’re required to wear clothes…well, most of the time…however, we are not all required to dress the same. When you blend in, you lose who you are. When you stand out, you let people know you are comfortable with who you are. Now,... Read more »

Cosmetology department open for business

Cosmetology department open for business

Sharman Bruni, Online Editor
September 26, 2012
Filed under Briefs, Fashion, Local, On campus

The cosmetology department at Solano Community College is open for haircuts, hair coloring, permanent waves, manicures, pedicures, artificial nails, facials, and facial waxing in room 1610. Hours are from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Contact (707)864-7180 for earlier hours and (707)863-7849... Read more »