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2017 NFL Draft Preview

2017 NFL Draft Preview

Adam Householder, Staff Writer
April 23, 2017
Filed under Sports, Tips and Tricks

The NFL has three major spectacles a year – The Super Bowl, the Combine, and from April 27 through the 29, it’s the annual NFL Draft. The Seattle Seahawks front office covet rare players- physically, mentally, and athletically.   Walter Thurmond, a former 4th round draft selection of ...

Your Guide to Thrifting

Joanne Wu, Staff Writer
April 23, 2017
Filed under Tips and Tricks

  One person’s trash is another person’s treasure. Yes, thrift shopping. Thrift shopping - thrifting, for short - is the act of shopping at a thrift store, flea market, garage sale, basically anywhere you can purchase cheap, second hand items. And whether you’re a long-time thrifter ...

When You Hear the Gunshots

When You Hear the Gunshots

Emma Kilgore, Managing Editor-Print
February 23, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Tips and Tricks

It was the spring morning of April 20, 1999 that forever altered the way schools manage security. Columbine heralded a new norm for students- mass shootings. Eight years later, the second-largest mass shooting on U.S. soil occurred at Virginia Tech where 32 lost their lives. Four years later, 26 people...

Top 10 Spring 2017 Fashion Trends

Top 10 Spring 2017 Fashion Trends

Joanne Wu, Staff Writer
February 21, 2017
Filed under Picture This, Tips and Tricks

Spring will be here before you know it, fellow Trojans! And so will spring fashion. Although spring doesn’t officially start until late March, that doesn’t stop your favorite retailers from bringing out all the new, upcoming spring fashion trends. So, why not take a sneak peek of what’s already...

Put It On My Card

Put It On My Card

Austin Treherne, Staff Writer
February 21, 2017
Filed under Tips and Tricks

Tall, dark, plastic... Wait, what? That’s right, I’m talking about credit cards. Most young adults in today's age think credit cards are bad because of the stories they have heard growing up. Carson Houk, a student at EvCC who is going to school for an Aerospace Engineering degree asked, “What is the best way ...

Ready, Set, Budget

Ready, Set, Budget

Austin Treherne, Staff Writer
January 31, 2017
Filed under Tips and Tricks

You finally asked out the girl of your dreams, and everything is going perfect. You both are having a great time, and the food is delightful. But when you go to pay the bill at the restaurant, your card gets declined. Looks like you lost out on a second date and the girl of your dreams. But fortunately...

Survive Your Winter Driving

Survive Your Winter Driving

Natalea Riffle, Staff Writer
January 28, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Tips and Tricks

  The winter season has arrived, bringing with it freezing temperatures and shivering students. Roads are often slick with ice and the occasional dusting of snow. As a result, a number of drivers will fall victim to a winter-related accident or scare. This year is EvCC’s Sophomore, Br...

Not a Jolly Christmas

Not a Jolly Christmas

Michelle Hecker, Staff Writer
November 28, 2016
Filed under Tips and Tricks

Halloween is over, now Christmas? Yep, the Holidays start for a lot of businesses sooner than we care for. From a business perspective, this is a good thing to market products in advance but for those of us who are students and find ourselves working during the Holiday months too, this can mean somethin...

Namaste the Stress Away

Namaste the Stress Away

Laura Vogt, Staff Writer
October 11, 2016
Filed under Tips and Tricks

College is the most stressful time of someone’s educational career- balancing school and work, harder assignments than ever and managing time more efficiently makes college hell on earth. There is no doubt that college is hard and while some students handle college well, every student still deals with some str...

Return of the Parking Woes

Return of the Parking Woes

Nathan Senff, Staff Writer
October 11, 2016
Filed under Tips and Tricks

Everett Community College’s parking lots have 2,243 parking spots for the rough estimate of 6,000 students attending, according to Head Manager of Security at Everett Charles Macklin and Sergeant Betty Fletcher. Throughout a quarter, parking can become a battle, but the EvCC security team strives to ma...

An Apple A Day Keeps the Doctor Away

An Apple A Day Keeps the Doctor Away

Nathan Senff, Staff Writer
October 6, 2016
Filed under Tips and Tricks

The fall quarter is upon us here at Everett Community College and school is now in session, but the feeling is dampered by the idea of depression, sickness and stress. The new quarter brings new health ideas and remedies to keep you as a student on top from day one. The beginning of a new fall quarter ta...

Flu Shot Season

Abby Tutor, Editor-in-Chief
September 28, 2016
Filed under Tips and Tricks

Courtesy Photo A flu shot clinic will be provided in Jackson Center room 107 on Oct. 5 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and Oct. 6 from 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at any Rite Aid. The Student LIFE Programs Board said “protecting yourself from the flu also protects the people around you who are more vulnerable…” The flu shot is free with insurance or...

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