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All Spring Classes Moved Online

All Spring Classes Moved Online

Daniel Albert, Editor-in-Chief

March 19, 2020

In an email sent out by President Dr. Daria Willis, all classes for Spring quarter will be delivered online/remotely to the greatest extent possible for the entire quarter.  “This was a difficult decision. I know that for students who would prefer to learn in a classroom, this is not an ideal s...

EvCC School of Cosmetology

EvCC School of Cosmetology

Dzenita Musabegovic, Social Media Manager

March 13, 2020

EvCC’s Cosmetology program started in 1996 and has been planted in Marysville, Washington for the last 24 years. The program is made up of three subdivisions: hair care, skin care and nail care services. With their work being based around hours, Everett Community College’s requirement for licensing is 1,730 credited clock hours, ...

Toastmasters International

Toastmasters International

Lakeithia Sakin, Staff Writer

March 12, 2020

For over 95 years, Toastmasters International has served as a tool to help people around the world build upon their communication, leadership and public speaking skills. The program has over 358,000 members across 143 countries. There's a Toastmasters group, called The Everett Pacesetters, located in Ev...

From Addiction to Recovery

From Addiction to Recovery

Amy Gilbert McGrath, Assistant Editor

March 12, 2020

EvCC student and employee Michelle Perry is in her second year of study, pursuing an Associate of Business Administration degree. On Mar. 31, 2020 she will celebrate four years of being clean from heroin and methamphetamine. “I lost my best friend to addiction,” Perry said, “I’m blessed that I f...

Art Spotlight: EvCC’s Glaze Ceramic’s Class

Art Spotlight: EvCC’s Glaze Ceramic’s Class

Jacob Dickson, Assistant Editor

March 11, 2020

EvCC is one of the few schools in the state that teaches a glaze ceramics class. “Glaze is the final part of the ceramic process.  It’s what gives color and finish to the work,” explained Thom Lee, the ceramics instructor. Students sculpt their ceramics projects and can then apply the glaze to the pieces....

Nippon Business Institute

Nippon Business Institute

Rebecca Duffy, Managing Editor of Digital

March 11, 2020

To experience other cultures firsthand, one usually must travel far and wide. It is not often that opportunities for intercultural exchange present themselves in one’s backyard. Yet, to visit a traditional Japanese garden and tea room, and to inquire more about Japanese culture, one does not need to t...

Artist Spotlight Q&A: Gweneth Henrie

Artist Spotlight Q&A: Gweneth Henrie

Jacob Dickson, Assistant Editor

February 24, 2020

EvCC art student Gweneth Henrie has enjoyed making art from a young age, but in recent years has become more serious about her work. At the age of 17, Henrie is in the Running Start program and an EvCC Honors student who will be graduating this spring before going on to a four year university to continue e...

Hidden Gems Around Everett

Hidden Gems Around Everett

Dzenita Musabegovic, Staff Writer

February 21, 2020

Editors note: In the interest of full journalistic transparency, the author of this article has a conflict of interest with its subject. Dzenita Musabegovic works at Choux Choux bakery, and did so while writing this article. This article is published after the explicit understanding of this conflict of ...

Kevin Craft: The Written Art of Poetry

Kevin Craft: The Written Art of Poetry

Dongmei Liang, Staff Writer

February 14, 2020

“In a field / I am the absence / of field.” This is a poem that Kevin J. Craft posted on his Instagram on Jan. 18, 2020, attached to the Mazama mountain snow scenes. “I am always interested in landscapes. I get inspired from nature,” Craft states. Craft is an English instructor and directs...

Lessons from Space

Lessons from Space

Amy Gilbert McGrath, Staff Writer

November 27, 2019

(Editor's note: The writer of this story gathered further information on this subject, so this web edition includes additional material that was not featured in the print edition.) In zero gravity, inside the International Space Station (ISS), Dr. Soyeon Yi learned the power of mindfulness while gazing at Earth during an 11 day mission to space in April 2008. Dr. Yi taught phy...

Artist Spotlight: Q&A with Jack Rosadiuk

Artist Spotlight: Q&A with Jack Rosadiuk

Helene Martin, Managing Editor of Print

November 27, 2019

Jack Rosadiuk, a member of EvCC’s studio art program, specializes in digital art and has a passion for creating creature concept designs. Rosadiuk enjoys EvCC’s creative environment and hopes to inspire others with his eccentric work. At what age did you know you wanted to be an artist? Since I w...

Narrowing Down The List

Narrowing Down The List

Colin Burns, Assistant Editor

November 7, 2019

The Everett Community College Library and Media Center is home to 60,000 books in print, 180,000 e-books, 8,500 media items and 53,000 periodicals. In addition, students may request an interlibrary loan to have access to books and articles not currently in the library. To manage the development of this...