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...

EvCC To Reopen A Limited Number Of In-Person Classes

Daniel Albert, Editor-in-Chief

May 6, 2020

Yesterday at 7:31 p.m., EvCC President Dr. Daria Willis announced that the school has been approved to resume a limited number of in-person courses beginning today, May 6. According to the announcement, five programs have been approved. The Emergency Medical Services, Firefighter Academy, Medical Assisting, Nursing and Phlebotomy Technician are the five courses selected to begin in-person teaching. ...

Everett Shooting Locks Down Campus

John clutches his walker while speaking with KCPQ-TV Q13 Fox reporter AJ Janavel about witnessing the shooting on the corner of Rucker and Everett Ave in Everett on Thursday April 9, 2020.

Daniel Albert, Editor-in-Chief

April 9, 2020

At approximately 2:40 p.m. today, a shooting occurred on the corner of Rucker and Everett Avenue next to the Madrona Apartments resulting in EvCC to enter lockdown for two hours. Multiple people have been detained and two victims are being treated for gunshot wounds at Providence Regional Medical Cen...

All Spring Classes Moved Online

All Spring quarter classes have been moved to an online format.

Daniel Albert, Editor-in-Chief

March 19, 2020

In an email sent out by President Dr. Daria Willis, all classes for Spring quarter will be delivered online/remotely to the greatest extent possible for the entire quarter.  “This was a difficult decision. I know that for students who would prefer to learn in a classroom, this is not an ideal s...

Spring Quarter Delayed One Week

Spring Quarter Delayed One Week

Daniel Albert, Editor-in-Chief

March 13, 2020

President Daria Willis announced today via email that the start of Spring quarter classes will be delayed by one week, moving from Apr. 6 to Apr. 13, ending the 10-week quarter on Jun. 18.   During the first week of Spring quarter, as many EvCC classes as possible will be held online. The classes that must meet ...

EvCC Student Contracts COVID-19 (novel coronavirus)

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Daniel Albert, Editor-in-Chief

March 5, 2020

Updated: Mar. 6, at 12:41 a.m. A Rave Alert was sent out at 11:41 a.m. this morning to update students and staff on the student who tested positive yesterday for COVID-19 (novel coronavirus). The alert shared that the student last attended class on Feb. 27, “We know that there are no Running Start s...

Green Space to Take the Place of Index Hall

Current construction to bring more green space to EvCC.

Jacob Dickson, Staff Writer

October 10, 2019

There will not be a new parking area in the middle of the campus. The Index Hall demolition and restoration project might seem like the perfect opportunity to add more parking space to a campus where parking is an ongoing issue. But that is not the case. The restoration is an effort to increase the amount...

The Religious Advocates Outside Gray Wolf Hall

Nataya Foss, Staff Writer

June 5, 2017

You may have wondered who the people are that stand out front of Gray Wolf Hall with their wheeling carts full of infographics and pamphlets. At least one of the groups that occupies that space on Thursdays are Jehovah’s Witnesses. Sidney Sivik, a volunteer for her church, said on other days of the week volunteers...

Man On Meth with Bamboo Pole Breaks PSU Door

The south side door of the Parks Student Union building is in the process of being fixed. In the meantime, it will remained out of order.

Rilee Louangphakdy, Staff Writer

June 5, 2017

A man on methamphetamines was arrested after breaking a Parks Student Union door on May 9. Around 4:20 pm, campus security received reports of a suspicious man carrying around a large bamboo pole of about six feet long. When the security officer arrived at Cedar Hall and tried to make contac...

New On-Campus Housing Opening Fall 2017

The interior courtyard as you enter through the reception area.

Nataya Foss, Staff Writer

June 5, 2017

After the success of Mountain View Hall, there’s now more student housing, and this time there’s more variety. Cedar Hall, the new student housing on campus, has been in the works for several years now. It is being developed and owned by two private developers. One of the key differences between...

EvCC Graduation to be Held in Walt Price Student Fitness Center

Emilee Kyle, Staff Writer

June 5, 2017

EvCC’s graduation is coming up on June 16 in the EvCC Walt Price Student Fitness Center at 7 p.m. You can also watch from the comfort of your own home on an online livestream at: starting at 6:30 p.m. on June 16. The Jackson Center will also be a viewing center for gu...

Calling All Artists

The student art sale features a wide variety of art forms, including pottery and ceramics.

Morgan Hoyt, Features Editor

May 31, 2017

EvCC will showcase students’ artistic talents in the bi-annual student art sale. The event, held in the Whitehorse Hall Critique Space on June 8, is open to all. The sale runs from 10 a.m to 6 p.m. Artwork for sale includes ceramics, paintings, sculpture, photography and more. 10% of the pr...