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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 â...

What’s up with the Alexa on Demand? An Update on Campus Technology

What’s up with the Alexa on Demand? An Update on Campus Technology

Sarah D. Zimmerman, Assistant Editor

June 6, 2019

Amazon's Alexa pilot program came to campus this quarter. After three months of beta testing the results are in. So far the Alexa pilot has brought both functionality and entertainment to the campus community. As reported by The Clipper in February, EvCC was provided with $1,000 and 25 Amazon Echo devices by Amazon. Tim Rager, EvCC’s Executive Directo...

Keeping Mental Health Awareness on the Brain: Help and Resources

Keeping Mental Health Awareness on the Brain: Help and Resources

Cara Wood, Staff Writer

June 5, 2019

As May came to an end, the need for awareness of mental health did not. There are a handful of mental health resources on and around EvCC that are tailored specifically for students and people in the Everett community.   TRiO Allison Werling, a faculty counselor said, “TRiO is a student s...

Food within Fifteen: Everett Eats

Food within Fifteen: Everett Eats

Chantelle Forbes, Graphic Designer

June 1, 2019

As college students, it’s most likely that we spend a lot of time eating, both on and off campus (especially fast food), but we often don’t have the energy or time to put thought into what we spend our precious food dollars on. Simply being on the go, having study sessions and socializing with p...

Spring Fling Carnival Club Fest 2019

Spring Fling Carnival Club Fest 2019

Elizabeth Dickson, Staff Writer

May 25, 2019

Free ice cream, a live band, and a dunk tank with staff members inside. EvCC’s Spring Fling Carnival Club Fest, held on May 23, had this and more. Tables lined the walkway, with club members ready to answer questions and invite students to upcoming events. Either walking between classes or killing time...

How Much Does Your College President Make and Why?

How Much Does Your College President Make and Why?

Adrienne Plummer, staff writer

May 23, 2019

Dr. Daria Willis has been approved for a three-year contract as President at EvCC. Her salary will be $241,000 per year. Presidential salary can vary greatly between different colleges, as shown in the graphs. According to a survey of community college presidents lead by the American Association of Co...

Community Reacts to New Commercial Flights at Paine Field

Community Reacts to New Commercial Flights at Paine Field

Jane Bowman, Staff Writer

May 22, 2019

It has been over two months since the first commercial flight took off from Paine Field Snohomish County airport. On March 4, 2019, Alaska Airlines boarded one of its Embraer 175 jets with passengers bound for Portland, Oregon. Run by Propeller Airports, the world-class two-gate terminal was designed ...

Behind the Ink: Faculty and Students Share Tattoos and their Meanings

Behind the Ink: Faculty and Students Share Tattoos and their Meanings

Jena Perry, Staff Writer

May 22, 2019

As Tattoos are becoming more socially acceptable in Western society, many people are getting them as a way to express themselves. Just walking through the EvCC campus you are likely to see students with tattoos. Some students have deep and sentimental reasons for their ink, and some get them for no pu...

Artist Spotlight: Rachel Hamilton’s Quest to Find her Craft

Artist Spotlight: Rachel Hamilton’s Quest to Find her Craft

Stacie S. McCartan, Managing Editor of Visuals

May 22, 2019

Throughout the years, EvCC’s studio art program has been a launching pad for many students. For many people, art is an outlet. It’s a way to express how they feel on political issues, personal struggles and in this case, their passions. Rachel Hamilton, one of the many artists on campus, has taken a ...

Everett Farmers Market Opens: How Shopping at Local Markets Can Better the Community

Everett Farmers Market Opens: How Shopping at Local Markets Can Better the Community

Eve Chamberlin, Contributing Writer

May 22, 2019

By shopping at local farmer markets and co-ops, students promote sustainability that could result in a healthier planet. One prime example of a good place to shop would be the Everett Farmers Market- a series of stands and tents that vendors bring to share their goods with the public. It is close t...

Mukilteo/Clinton Ferry Terminal Construction Underway: $167 million Allocated to Improve Safety

Mukilteo/Clinton Ferry Terminal Construction Underway: $167 million Allocated to Improve Safety

Sona Porter, Assistant Editor

May 22, 2019

The Mukilteo/Clinton Ferry service, one of the busiest ferry routes in the state, is getting a new terminal. The ferry service has been around for decades and, according to the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT), serves more than 4.2 million riders every year. The new construction, ...

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...