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Inside Look: Geography Field Trip

Inside Look: Geography Field Trip

Tristan Newsome, Staff Writer

May 24, 2018


Filed under Features, Recent Stories, Showcase

It’s 8:00 A.M. on a Friday morning and we’re all not knowing what to expect. Two vans pull up and we each throw our belongings under the seats and atop already packed coolers filled with our food for the next few days. Our trip to Orcas Island, WA at this point had begun. “I was told there ...

Born To Play: Daughter of Pro Baseball Player at EvCC

Born To Play: Daughter of Pro Baseball Player at EvCC

Connor Roestel, Sports Editor

May 14, 2018


Filed under Features, Recent Stories, Sports

To say the success that Megan Dedrick has had in her freshman year playing shortstop has been nothing short of phenomenal would be an understatement.  Not only is this year her first playing at EvCC, but also her first year playing the sport of softball. To understand Megan Dedrick, one must underst...

Let’s Get Political: Understanding EvCC’s Political Clubs

Let’s Get Political: Understanding EvCC’s Political Clubs

Elena, Staff Writer

May 14, 2018


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Your college years are not just about algorithms, writing papers, and taking tests, it’s also a time to develop one’s set of opinions, values, and identity. Here’s what young Republicans and Democrats on campus had to say about the importance of understanding politics, speaking up, and getting i...

Conflicting Voices: When Culture and Education Clash

Pamela Alarcon, Staff Writer

May 10, 2018


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Everett Community College is the source of education for more than 19,000 students each year, with 30% being students of color. These students come from all around the world to pursue an education and become a part of a different educational culture that families may not be familiar with. Cultural diff...

Behind the Wheel: Pablo Yeo’s California Special Mustang

Behind the Wheel: Pablo Yeo’s California Special Mustang

Derek Williams, Staff Writer

May 8, 2018


Filed under Features, Recent Stories, Video

Pablo Yeo is an EvCC student with a passion for high octane cars and mechanical engineering. Q&A What's your dream car? Pablo Yeo: 2005 Ford GT. What are you trying to do with your degree? PY: I am trying to move up in my company or move on with the mechanical engineering degree with...

Wired In: The Music Project

Wired In: The Music Project

Laura Campbell, Social Media Manager

March 13, 2018


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As each student goes about their day, they create their own little worlds to tune everything out.  They fold themselves into corners, sprawl their midterm essays out on desks and work quietly in nooks all around campus.  The second their earbuds are adjusted, their surroundings don’t exist. So what are students listening to o...

AWD in the PNW

AWD in the PNW

Katja Wahl, Managing Editor of Visuals

March 12, 2018


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Full parking lots are a common occurrence at EvCC. Within those lots lies a culture all its own; the Subaru family.  Subaru has managed to build an entire culture surrounding the brand, making it a fascinating community to be a part of. Aaron Bodenstab, a second-quarter electrical engineering major, j...

Mental Health: Out of Sight, Out of Mind

Mental Health: Out of Sight, Out of Mind

Kate Agbayani, Staff Writer

March 12, 2018


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Suicide is the third leading cause of death among those between the ages of 10 and 24 in the United States, with depression being the first leading cause of disability worldwide, according to the National Alliance on Mental Health. Joel Henry, a current student at EvCC, has experienced this fir...

Gun Control: The False Divide

Gun Control: The False Divide

Michael Sparacio, Staff Writer

March 12, 2018


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The heavily divisive debate between gun rights and gun control rages on after the tragic loss of life at Stoneman Douglas High School, in Florida. However, as bleak as the discussion around guns may seem at times, it may be surprising to learn that the gun debate is not as partisan as it appears. At ...

Through Their Eyes

Through Their Eyes

Emely Salvador, Staff Writer

March 8, 2018


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Students of EvCC are as diverse culturally as they are in their experiences. Here are a few of the diverse perspectives that make up our student body. Virginia Bezait Garcia: Growing up in a home where a foreign language is spoken can seem like a blessing. For Virginia Garcia, a 17-year-old Running St...

One EvCC Student’s Struggle with Food Insecurity

One EvCC Student’s Struggle with Food Insecurity

Nataya Foss, Managing Editor of Digital

March 7, 2018


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Gabi Lecusay, an EvCC student, has $20 to spend on food each month. To put this number into perspective, that’s roughly four lattes from Bargreen’s. A month. Before moving to Snohomish, WA, Lecusay lived in her car for three months in Miami, Florida. To make ends meet while she was homeless, sh...