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Sex Week At EvCC

Haylee Mann, Staff Writer

February 17, 2015


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Sex. American culture has placed a taboo on anything related to sex. Most people talk about it in hushed voices, behind closed doors—or not at all. This is not the case at Everett Community College. EvCC celebrated Sex Week from February 9th to the 12th, holding seminars on controversial topics...

Bringin’ Swing back

Bringin’ Swing back

Savannah Perkins, Editor n Chief

February 17, 2015


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Jazzy music poured into the hallway, filling the space with smooth saxophone and lively trumpet. The open door reveals a group of EvCC students twirling across the room, sliding in close and snapping their fingers in time with the beat. This is just a regular Monday afternoon for the Swing Dance Club....

Is Privacy Real Anymore? Alex Alben Speaks to EvCC Students

Is Privacy Real Anymore? Alex Alben Speaks to EvCC Students

Samantha Chapman, Cultures Editor

February 17, 2015


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On Feb. 11, 2015 students gathered in Whitehorse Hall to listen to Alex Alben, a speaker from Humanities Washington about Privacy and Personality in the Digital Age. At this lecture, Alben openly discussed with students about what they think their rights to privacy are. Darby Throndsen, an EvCC Student...

10 years of Humanities Alliance

Monica Aime Aguilera, Staff Writer

January 28, 2015


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Imagine going to school where humanities wasn’t offered as a major or even a minor, this was EvCC ten years ago until Joyce Walker stepped up and founded an alliance. Walker, an English and Humanities instructor here at EvCC, rounded up a few other instructors to form the Humanities Center, now known...

Challenges, Opportunities For Returning Adult Students

Challenges, Opportunities For Returning Adult Students

Rebecca Boehm, Staff Writer

January 28, 2015


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College students are an average of 18-24 years old, but people of all ages attend EvCC. With online and evening classes, many adults are taking the opportunity to go back to school. There are many reasons for coming back to college at a later age, often to further one’s career, or start a completely...

EvCC Gather and Connect with help of the Diversity and Equity Center

EvCC Gather and Connect with help of the Diversity and Equity Center

Samantha Chapman, Staff Writer

January 28, 2015


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It was a Tuesday morning. Tuesdays are the day that are usually described as slow and bland by most college students, better known as the day before Wednesday. On Tuesday January 13th however, the third floor of Parks Student Union was lively with smiling faces and plenty of snacks and drinks. In the Stu...

Time Saver: Where to Snack Off-Campus

Time Saver: Where to Snack Off-Campus

Michaela Donegan, Staff Writer

January 28, 2015


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At EvCC, there are places to get food, at the student store and coffee stands, but the problem is, they’re usually busy. So the question is, where do students go during what little free time they have? There are a few close places to the school to choose from, such as 7-11, Subway, and Starbucks. These...

EvCC Provides Safe Zones for LGBTQIA+ Students

EvCC Provides Safe Zones for LGBTQIA+ Students

Haylee Mann, Staff Writer

January 27, 2015


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For many of the world’s LGBTQIA+ individuals, the road to acceptance is difficult enough by itself; many face rejection by their peers or the disapproval of their families. But EvCC has resources to ensure that its LGBTQIA+ students never have to face their struggles alone. On December 28th, Leelah Alc...

Dragon Age: Inquisition Game Review

Dragon Age: Inquisition Game Review

Levi Juchau, Staff Writer

January 27, 2015


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Bioware’s newest game “Dragon Age: Inquisition” was recently cracked by pirate group 3DM. The formerly “unhackable” DRM (Digital Right Management) known as Denuvo turned out to be completely hackable and now the game is available on torrent sites all around the Internet. So while the game might...

Hacknslash Game Review

Hacknslash Game Review

Levi Juchau, Staff Writer

January 27, 2015


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Double Fine’s new game “Hack n’ Slash” provides an incredibly unique and interesting take on a classic genre. Double Fine Games, makers of “Brutal Legends” and “Psychonauts,” recently released a new game called “Hack n’ Slash.” In it you play a plucky young adventurer accompanied...

Angela Davis Live-streamed Speech

Taylor Drake, Staff Writer

January 26, 2015


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The jail cell door is wide open, the microphone is ready, and the King stands tall in spirit. On Jan. 22, activist, scholar, and author Angela Davis came to speak at the Compton Union Building's Senior Ball room on the WSU Pullman campus for a live-streamed speech for the 28th annual MLK celebration,...

D’angelo Black Messiah Music Review

D’angelo Black Messiah Music Review

Taylor Drake, Staff Writer

January 26, 2015


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  He was dragged into the abyss swollen and strung out. Climbing out, chiseled and sober, singing “What’s going on” and its as if he never left. After a 14 year absence, D’Angelo returned on Dec.15 with the album “Black Messiah.” According to his bio on RollingStone.com.   ...