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PNW Outdoors: Heybrook Lookout

PNW Outdoors: Heybrook Lookout

Pamela Alarcon, Staff Writer

January 29, 2019

The Pacific Northwest has many great hikes to offer students during any season whether there is sunshine or snow. One trail that is rated as a beginners level hike according to hike-finder outbound.com is the Heybrook Lookout trail. Depending on traffic conditions, it’s about an hour from EvCC....

Stress in College Students

Stress in College Students

Sona Porter, Staff Writer

January 28, 2019

Stress in college students is common and can be unhealthy. According to a 2008 mental health study conducted by the Associated Press and mtvU, eight in 10 college students say in the past three months they have sometimes or frequently experienced stress in their daily lives. Jean Giudice, a faculty counselor at...

Diversity: Getting to Know the Students of EvCC

Diversity: Getting to Know the Students of EvCC

Jane Bowman, Staff Writer

December 3, 2018

“I did not have enough time to prepare myself. I was told I was going to a boarding school one week before I had to go.” Ahmad Zaferi, 13-years-old at the time, would leave his family and friends behind and spend the next five years of his life in a boarding school approximately 217 miles away fr...

PNW Outdoors: Smith Island

PNW Outdoors: Smith Island

Pamela Alarcon, Staff Writer

November 29, 2018

Less than 15 minutes away from EvCC is Smith Island. It's a small island between Everett and Marysville. The island is easily overlooked for anything beyond its factories and boat storage. In addition to the factories and boat storage that is visible from Interstate 5 it houses an animal shelter, a p...

Cuffing Season

Cuffing Season

Selene Ferreira-Miron and Dzenita Musabegovic

November 7, 2018

It’s that time of year again where the weather gets colder, holidays are coming up, and it seems like everyone is all of sudden getting into relationships. Why is it happening? It’s officially cuffing season. Although having a special someone during this time of the year may be great it ...

Five Tips for Running

Nathan Blackwell, Staff Writer

November 1, 2018

Meet some of the Trojan Cross Country team as they share five stretches they engage in before running.  

A STEM Student’s Journey to NASA

A STEM Student’s Journey to NASA

Sona Porter, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018

19-year-old Clarie Calicdan, a STEM student from EvCC, beams with pride as she gives a recount of her internship at NASA's Stennis Space Center in Hancock, Mississippi. The center is the largest rocket engine test complex in the country. "My internship at NASA was the best experience of my life," sai...

PNW Outdoors: Howarth Park

PNW Outdoors: Howarth Park

Pamela Alarcon, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018

With midterms coming, EvCC students may be looking for a place to take a minute to disconnect from social media and have some time to themselves. Howarth Park is about a 15 minute drive from EvCC where there is a spectacular view of the Puget Sound. Howarth Park is a three-level, dog friendly park with trails con...

Diversity: Getting to Know the Students of EvCC

Diversity: Getting to Know the Students of EvCC

Jane Bowman, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018

Jiyoon Hwang, 28, who prefers to be called Jenny, is on her second year as a mechanical engineering student at Everett Community College. Born and raised in South Korea, Jenny traveled to different Asian countries before coming to the U.S. She stayed in the Philippines for three months and in Mala...

Rise Above: A Life’s Mission

Rise Above: A Life’s Mission

Nathan Blackwell, Staff Writer

October 16, 2018

The words “Rise Above” are spelled out in tattoo ink across Bryan Flores’ left and right hands. The text reflects a deeply personal meaning and mission statement. These hands also belong to one of the top karate competitors in the United States.   Flores, 32, is a member of the USA Karate Na...

Diversity: Getting to Know the Students of EvCC

Diversity: Getting to Know the Students of EvCC

Jane Bowman, Staff Writer

October 11, 2018

Clipper staff writer, Jane Bowman, sits down for a Q & A with EvCC student, Allisya Khairil Annuarby.   Name: Allisya Khairil Annuar  Major: Biomedical Engineering  Country of Origin: Malaysia JB: What languages do you speak? AA: Malay, English JB: When did you learn the Englis...

PNW Outdoors: Meadowdale Beach Park

PNW Outdoors: Meadowdale Beach Park

Pamela Alarcon, Staff Writer

October 10, 2018

Summer may be over but there are still a couple of nice days left in this fall season, where enjoying the weather is a must. The Pacific Northwest offers some of the best hikes with some breathtaking views no matter the season. Being so close to Puget Sound there are also some beautiful beach trails. ...