Snohomish County Unlikely To Enter Phase 2

Dr. Chris Spitters, the Snohomish County Health District’s top healthcare officer spoke over the phone with members of the press Friday and believes contact tracing and testing isn’t where it needs to be to control a major outbreak.

Daniel Albert, Editor-in-Chief

May 23, 2020

The Snohomish County Health District is doubtful the county will enter into phase 2 of Washington State Gov. Jay Inslee’s “Safe Start” plan beginning Jun. 1.  According to the Everett Herald, Dr. Chris Spitters, the Snohomish County Health District’s top healthcare officer spoke over the phone...

An Artist in Quarantine

A selfie of EvCC student and artist, Fiona Bowen, taken in her home during quarantine.

Melody Ripsom, Staff Writer

May 21, 2020

Fiona Bowen was featured last November for The Clipper's "Artist Spotlight", and since the implementation of the Washington state “Stay Home, Stay Healthy” order, she still finds ways to channel her creativity. Before spring quarter, Bowen and her step-mother began making facial coverings. “Th...

The Clipper Wins 21 PNAJE Awards

The Clipper Wins 21 PNAJE Awards

Daniel Albert, Editor-in-Chief

May 18, 2020

We are honored to announce that the Pacific Northwest Association of Journalism Educators (PNAJE) have informed us that this year’s Clipper staff has earned 21 awards in the 2020 PNAJE awards competition. The Clipper was named as the best two-year student news website, as well as the best two-year...

EvCC To Reopen A Limited Number Of In-Person Classes

Daniel Albert, Editor-in-Chief

May 6, 2020

Yesterday at 7:31 p.m., EvCC President Dr. Daria Willis announced that the school has been approved to resume a limited number of in-person courses beginning today, May 6. According to the announcement, five programs have been approved. The Emergency Medical Services, Firefighter Academy, Medical Assisting, Nursing and Phlebotomy Technician are the five courses selected to begin in-person teaching. ...

All Spring Classes Moved Online

All Spring quarter classes have been moved to an online format.

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

The EvCC School of Cosmetology located at 9315 State Ave., Suite G in Marysville. The EvCC Cosmetology Program has been around since 1996.

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

Daniel Murphy giving a speech to Toastmasters members at Washington Oaks multipurpose room on Feb. 27.

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

EvCC student Michelle Perry outside of Shuksan Hall on March 4.

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

Ceramics instructor, Thom Lee (left), working with student Ann Morgan and others in the ceramics classroom located in White Horse Hall.

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

Tea students practice chado under tea master Masaye Nakagawa at the tea room adjoined to the Nippon Business Institute on Feb. 26.

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

Gweneth Henrie, a Running Start student at EvCC, has been interested in art since a young age.

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

Located in the heart of Downtown Everett, Cafe Makario is one of many hidden gems in our community. They offer many things like different types of coffees, teas and sweet and savory treats.

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 ...