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Mental Health: Out of Sight, Out of Mind

The counseling services located on the third floor of Parks Student Union. The office is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Kate Agbayani, Staff Writer

March 12, 2018

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

Pictured is a .40 caliber handgun, the same caliber gun used in the Marysville Pilchuck shooting.

Michael Sparacio, Staff Writer

March 12, 2018

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

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

Gabi Lecusay grabs cans from the EvCC food pantry shelves.

Nataya Foss, Managing Editor of Digital

March 7, 2018

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...

Sharpshooter’s Road to EvCC

Markieth Brown Jr.  pulls up for a three from the wing in EvCC’s game against Peninsula on Feb. 10. Brown led the Trojans to victory with a 27-point outing.

Connor Roestel, Sports Editor

February 21, 2018

He is cool and composed off the court, but once he steps on to the hardwood, his killer scoring instinct is revealed. In only his freshman season, Markieth Brown Jr. has taken the NWAC by storm. Brown is an integral part of the EvCC Men’s Basketball team. He has played in every single game t...

EvCC Instructor’s Adventurous Past

EvCC Instructor’s Adventurous Past

Tristan Newsome, Staff Writer

February 20, 2018

Every teacher at EvCC began their journey with school, somewhere, studying something, with an ultimate goal in mind. Not every journey though, will compel an individual to survive on melted peanut butter, witness volcanic eruptions or hike for miles on end within a WWII nuclear blast zone like Harold “H...

Japanese Garden: A Piece of Japan at EvCC (Video)

Kuniaki Moribe and Mirei Maejima, two international students from Japan, exploring the Nishiyama Japanese Garden. With parts directly shipped from Japan, the Nishiyama Japanese Garden evokes authenticity in a place far from home.

Kate Agbayani, Staff Writer

February 20, 2018

Greeted by the lush greenery, clean air and the peaceful sound of water flowing through a stream, you’re transported across the world to Japan. Built on donations and grants, the Nishiyama Japanese Garden is discreetly tucked away in the corner of campus, waiting to be seen by those who eagerly look ...

Challenges for Women in STEM

EvCC students and SWE Club members, Hanna Wells and Hilda Pacheco, with the club advisors’ daughter, Zandrea Washburn. The club members gather at the Washburn home to play games and socialize.

Emely Salvador, Staff Writer

February 20, 2018

In the U.S. and other parts of the world, there continues to be a gender gap in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM). According to the Pew Research Center, “Women remain underrepresented in engineering (14%), computer (25%) and physical science (39%) occupations.” 19-year-old Madiso...

Student Parents: A Balancing Act

From video games and stuffed toys to textbooks and late nights studying, parents at EvCC definitely have busy schedules.

Morgan Hoyt, Managing Editor of Print

February 20, 2018

Balancing the full-time job of being a parent with the hectic life of a student may seem impossible to some, but these EvCC students manage to find a way. “It's a challenge for sure, going back to school and trying to fit college and homework into all the other things you have going on,” said Rebekah Thompson, a 36-year-old EvCC student. She has two kids: 15-year-...

Within an Hour: Stanwood & Camano Island

Brindle, age 9, lays in front of a heater and welcomes visitors of The Spare Room to pet her.

Laura Campbell, Social Media Manager

February 20, 2018

Within An Hour is perfect for students that want an adventure, but don’t know where to find it. This is a guide to everything you can do within an hour of driving from the Everett Community College Campus. The Spare Room Vintage Flea Market On the North side of 1215 State Highway 532, there are two little ...

Musicians at EvCC (Video)

Alexa Lee and Robert French, both students at EvCC, performing original piece, “Wasteland.”

Derek Williams, Staff Writer

February 15, 2018

Robert French was born into a small military family, which would help define his life. At the age of 15, French picked up the guitar and hasn’t put it down since. French self-taught himself how to write and produce his own music. Shortly after high school, French joined the military although it put...

Expeditions Abroad: EvCC’s Study Abroad Program

Chris Reilly, Aiyana Thompson and Janice Heebsh (left to right) raising money for the Anthropology club at the recent club fest.

Michael Sparacio, Staff Writer

February 12, 2018

Humanity has conquered the globe. Over every continent on our little blue planet, you will find monuments to the skill and cunning of our ancestors. The best way to witness the brilliance of humanity is simple: See it for yourself, with the EvCC Study Abroad program. In the past, EvCC has offered a variety of e...