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Environmental Action

Environmental Action

Helene Martin, Managing Editor of Print

November 7, 2019

Global warming and environmental issues have been a rising concern across the nation and all over the globe. Environmental activism movements have been popping up and more people are looking for ways to help the environment. One way that EvCC students have been getting involved is through the Students...

Battling Anxiety

Battling Anxiety

Ana Hoy, Staff Writer

October 17, 2019

Sweaty hands, nonstop movement, shortness of breath; are you feeling anxious yet?  Anxiety is an intense and persistent fear and worry about everyday situations. It is a familiar feeling that students deal with inside and outside the campus. It can be a big obstacle when you are in class trying to concentrate o...

Perceptions of Happiness

Perceptions of Happiness

Lucia Hoy, Staff Writer

October 17, 2019

Happiness, Felicidad, 행복, Bonheur, Saeada, Xìngfú, Glück, 幸福 … a universal word. The definition of happiness in the dictionary is “the state of feeling or showing pleasure.” But how is this definition shaped by each culture?  During an interview with The Clipper, when asked how they would ...

From Student to Instructor

From Student to Instructor

Amy Gilbert McGrath, Staff Writer

October 17, 2019

Hannah Sharpe is a working mom of three, an educator and a blogger, among other things. Her youngest child still wakes her for feedings at night, making sleep more sacred. By 5:30 a.m., her husband has already started his workday as her alarm clock sounds. Getting herself ready first, it will take...

Vape

Vape

Eve Chamberlin, Staff Writer

October 17, 2019

A new lung disease has started to plague the U.S. and is beginning to worry many people. While specifics have not been identified, healthcare providers and researchers have linked vaping as one of the leading causes. This is especially worrisome for college students because according to ScienceAlert, a si...

Loneliness on Campus

Loneliness on Campus

Colin Burns, Assistant Editor

October 17, 2019

According to a survey done by Cigna, nearly half of Americans report sometimes or always feeling alone (46%) or left out (47%). An article by the Health Resources and Services Administration has stated that loneliness and social isolation can be as damaging to health as smoking 15 cigarettes a day. In...

Leaving the Nest

Leaving the Nest

Daniela Lopez, Staff Writer

October 10, 2019

One of the great steps of many college students, in addition to starting their career is to leave their home to study, which can sometimes take them many miles away. Leaving the family nest and learning to live with other students in a dorm is a fantastic experience and a way of understanding life. I...

SUP! Stand Up Paddleboarding: A Refreshing Water Sport that Anyone Can Enjoy

SUP! Stand Up Paddleboarding: A Refreshing Water Sport that Anyone Can Enjoy

Helene Martin, Staff Writer

June 12, 2019

With summer fast approaching more people are looking for fun outdoor activities to do on the weekend. Paddleboarding is a great way to relieve stress while out on the water exploring nature. Hydrology Stand Up Paddle was started by Erin and Dave Matthews six years ago with the mission of bringing ...

What the Garden Grows: Strawberries, Leeks and Onions, Oh My!

What the Garden Grows: Strawberries, Leeks and Onions, Oh My!

Jacob Dickson, Staff Writer

May 22, 2019

Editors note: In the interest of full journalistic transparency, the author of this article has a conflict of interest with its subject. Jacob Dickson has volunteered in the EvCC gardens, and did so while writing this article. This article is published after the explicit understanding of this conflict...

Midterms Succ: Student LIFE Hosts Succulent Planting Event Monday, May 13

Midterms Succ: Student LIFE Hosts Succulent Planting Event Monday, May 13

Cara Wood, Staff Writer

May 10, 2019

The precedent to dead week, also known as midterms, is coming soon. Student LIFE has created a Midterms Succ planting event Monday, May 13 in Grey Wolf Hall and Bill & Deller Plaza, from 11:30 a.m. through 1:00 p.m. It’s no surprise that college students experience an increase in stress dur...

Fashion Trends Making a Comeback

Fashion Trends Making a Comeback

Dzenita Musabegovic, Staff Writer

May 1, 2019

When it comes to fashion, we can truly rely on it to express ourselves. And unlike a lot of things, we can always put it in the back of our closets and know we’ll be taking it back out one day. When it comes to fashion trends, being one step ahead of the game is considered a good thing, right? Well, it s...

Juggling Student Life with Parent Life: Three Mothers’ College Experiences

Juggling Student Life with Parent Life: Three Mothers’ College Experiences

Elizabeth Dickson, Staff Writer

April 29, 2019

Between classes, exams and work, college life can feel stressful and sometimes chaotic. Going to school and providing for yourself can be hard. Imagine having to worry about taking care of someone else too. There are plenty of parents going to college while providing for their children at home. I...