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Students and Faculty Voice Concern Over Mobility Challenges

A car closely approaches a pedestrian crossing the street at the North Broadway Ave. and Tower St. intersection. When the LRC is relocated this is one of the crosswalks that students will have to use.

Amy Gilbert McGrath, Assistant Editor

February 25, 2020

It takes EvCC student Kathleen Sander over an hour to commute roundtrip on the bus to attend class. She loves learning and is dedicated to earning her Associate in Technical Arts degree. “I just want to be treated like every other student. I know there are resources for me just to get there in tim...

Students and Faculty Protest

(From left to right) EvCC faculty, Mike VanQuickenborne, Robert Bertoldi, Heather Jean Uhl and Miki Aspree display their picket signs at the LRC protest on Wednesday, Nov. 20 at the Index greenspace.

Daniel Albert, Editor-in-Chief

November 27, 2019

Staff and students journeyed around the newly renovated Index green-space on Wednesday, Nov. 20, with picket signs in hand to show a unified front in opposition of the 2018 vote to relocate the Learning Resource Center (LRC) to the east side of North Broadway at College Plaza. In attendance of the Oct. 22 Board...

Clubs and Tutoring: How to Get Involved at EvCC

Student LIFE office located in Parks Student Union.

Dzenita Musabegovic, Staff Writer

October 16, 2019

EvCC has many organizations and programs to help you have a successful and eventful college experience.

LRC Site Decision Fractures EvCC Campus

Mike VanQuickenborne, president of the teachers’ union, presents their “vote of no confidence in the majority of the Board of Trustees” on Nov. 6.

Nathan Blackwell, Staff Writer

November 30, 2018

EvCC teachers declared the Board of Trustees unfit during the monthly trustees’ meeting on Nov. 6 at the Henry M. Jackson Conference Center. American Federation of Teachers (AFT) Everett chapter President Mike VanQuickenborne said, "It's a vote that is unprecedented in my 20 year career at the col...

Decision Made on Learning Resource Center Location

EvCC Board of Trustees meet to vote on location for Learning Resource Center.

Nataya Foss and Emely Salvador

October 16, 2018

The Board of Trustees voted four to one on Oct. 15 to put the Learning Resource Center, a building that will replace the current library, at College Plaza east of Broadway by WSU Everett. Vickie Norris was the only dissenting voice on the vote. The meeting was intended to last from 5 to 7 pm but went until a...

Hot Debate Over the Placement of the Learning Resource Center (Video)

Hot Debate Over the Placement of the Learning Resource Center (Video)

Nataya Foss, Managing Editor of Digital

May 15, 2018

Correction: The perpetrator of the arson fire in ‘87 was never confirmed. The Board of Trustees meeting is actually Tuesday, May 29th from 5:00 to 8:30 in Jackson Center, not 4:30 to 6:00 as previously stated. There is a lot of heated discussion around campus about the potential location for the prop...

5 Changes On EvCC’s Horizon

5 Changes On EvCC's Horizon

John Yeager and Derek Williams

November 30, 2017

The mid-range and long-range Master Plan is a plan regarding future developments of EvCC’s campus. The plan was adopted in 2014. 1. Learning Resource Center The most hotly debated portion of the Master Plan is the Learning Resource Center (LRC). The center will be available to students for help wit...

Tension Stirs Over Learning Resource Center

An open forum on November 26, 2016 pointed out what will happen to the future plans of the Learning Resource Center.

Nathan Senff, Staff Writer

January 31, 2017

The divide between students and staff is growing as the plans for a new Learning Resource Center are taking shape. EvCC professors and ASB Senators met with EvCC President David Beyer to discuss the budget and Learning Resource Center at the end of 2016. Beyer said the meeting prompted a need for...

EvCC’s Library Provides Students with Affordable Resources

Elma Jensen and Yoshi Cortes, EvCC students working on homework in the library. Students fill the computer and study area of the library.

Stephanie Davey, Staff Writer

March 10, 2015

EvCC’s library can be found in Parks Student Union, past the bookstore and behind a large door that leads down a narrow staircase. Walking in, there are a multitude of computers, and past that are rows and rows of books. During certain times of the day it may seem empty and eerily silent walking through...

Learning Resource Center: Decentralized?

Inner workings of the Learning Resource Center, as presented in the January 2014 draft. // courtesy of Heather Jean Uhl

Hannah Lu Marie, Managing Editor

January 28, 2015

Don’t get too comfortable with the college’s student resources. While they won’t be disappearing, discussions have been going on in college leadership. These discussions revolve around a new option for the location of a proposed Learning Resource Center (LRC). And that location has some faculty...