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Quarterly Financial Assistance Offered to EvCC International Students

Associate Vice-President of EvCC International Education Department Visakan Ganeson. “International students are in the same situation as the domestic students, because this is the world crisis,” says Ganeson.

Jade Phan, Staff Writer

June 17, 2020

In light of the COVID-19 crisis, which leads to many insecurities and confusion among international students in Washington, EvCC International Education Department has created a $45,000 grant to support international students. Understanding the very unique fears, challenges and concerns of those students durin...

An Observation of Seattle’s Capitol Hill Autonomous Zone

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Amy Gilbert McGrath, Assistant Editor

June 15, 2020

The people occupying the Capitol Hill Autonomous Zone (CHAZ) in Seattle are prepared to stay for a while and have begun creating their own community co-op program. Gardens are being planted, food is being donated, medical teams are established and peacekeeping agents have been patrolling the streets. ...

Speakers Share Personal Experiences at Everett BLM Protest

A crowd of peaceful protesters in front of the Everett Municipal Building gathered to hear from the protest’s speakers.

Nichole Bascue, Staff Writer

June 11, 2020

Up to 1,000 peaceful protesters gathered on the corners of Everett Ave. and Broadway in downtown Everett on the afternoon of Jun. 6. The crowd then marched through the city, chanting with signs and fists raised, before gathering in front of the Everett Municipal Building to hear from the protest’s sp...

How EvCC Is Affected as Washington Moves Into Phase 2

As Washington enters phase 2, citizens are encouraged to continue wearing face coverings in public to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

Kyle Ogle, Staff Writer

June 11, 2020

Snohomish county officially moved into Phase 2 of Gov. Jay Inslee’s re-opening plan on Friday Jun. 5. EvCC President Dr. Daria Willis made an announcement over email on Jun. 8 that EvCC will be following Washington’s phase 2 regulations. Updates can be seen on EvCC’s website.  According to...

EvCC Eliminates 85 Part-Time Hourly Positions

The Gray Wolf Hall  building on EvCC's campus.

Daniel Albert, Editor in Chief

June 8, 2020

On Friday Jun. 5, EvCC laid off approximately 85 part-time hourly positions. Office assistants, lab assistants and fitness center assistants are some of the positions that were eliminated.  EvCC President Dr. Daria Willis sent out a message to the staff Friday Jun. 5 where she announced the news ...

Black Lives Matter Protest in Downtown Everett

Deans of EvCC were in attendance at the peaceful Black Lives Matter protest in downtown Everett on Jun. 6, 2020. They wore shirts and held signs that said

Amy Gilbert McGrath, Assistant Editor

June 8, 2020

Approximately 1,000 supporters came out to Everett on Saturday, Jun. 6, to wave signs and march for the “Black Lives Matter” movement. Everett police briefly closed off all lanes of traffic at the intersection of Everett Ave. and Broadway around 3:50 p.m. to safely move the crowd west on Everett ...

EvCC Partners with Volunteers of America Western Washington

VOA Director of Marketing and Communications, Cory Armstrong-Hoss (Middle) speaking with someone as volunteers load boxes of food into their trunk at the drive-through food bank distribution site in parking lot J of EvCC’s main campus on Wednesday, Jun. 3 to help stop food insecurity around Snohomish County.

Daniel Albert, Editor in Chief

June 3, 2020

EvCC President Dr. Daria Willis was proud to announce that the college has partnered up with the Volunteers of America Western Washington (VOA) to become a drive-through food bank distribution site in parking lot J of EvCC’s main campus. With Snohomish County already suffering from the economic e...

Snohomish County Unlikely To Enter Phase 2

Dr. Chris Spitters, the Snohomish County Health District’s top healthcare officer spoke over the phone with members of the press Friday and believes contact tracing and testing isn’t where it needs to be to control a major outbreak.

Daniel Albert, Editor-in-Chief

May 23, 2020

The Snohomish County Health District is doubtful the county will enter into phase 2 of Washington State Gov. Jay Inslee’s “Safe Start” plan beginning Jun. 1.  According to the Everett Herald, Dr. Chris Spitters, the Snohomish County Health District’s top healthcare officer spoke over the phone...