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Five Tips for Running

Nathan Blackwell, Staff Writer

November 1, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle, Tips and Tricks, Video, Videos

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

How to Get Involved 101

How to Get Involved 101

Dzenita Musabegovic, Staff Writer

October 15, 2018


Filed under Recent Stories, Tips and Tricks

EvCC has made some amazing strides when it comes to the widening of campus, increase in foreign exchange students and furthering our athletic department. But student involvement at EvCC is low and student initiatives are trying to change that. Being involved, especially in a community college atmosphere, ca...

7 Tips for a Successful First Year in College

Sona Porter, Staff Writer

October 8, 2018


Filed under Features, Recent Stories, Tips and Tricks

The first year of college can be an exhilarating moment, full of anticipation and eagerness. For some, it can be an overwhelming experience especially if one has no idea of where to begin. Students of EvCC who have successfully completed their first year of college shared some helpful hints.   ...

Adulting: Making Sense of Moving Out

Adulting: Making Sense of Moving Out

Heather Stribling and Pamela Alarcon

June 4, 2018


Filed under Recent Stories, Showcase, Tips and Tricks

Independence. It’s a driving force behind the culture of adulting. Historically, nothing has signified independence more than moving out. While this used to be a major measure of adulthood, current costs of housing mean more young adults are living at home longer. According to the Bureau of...

Adulting: Food for Thought

Adulting: Food for Thought

Pamela Alarcon and Heather Stribling

May 14, 2018


Filed under Recent Stories, Tips and Tricks

Defining healthy eating comes easily to many students. “Portion your foods. Don’t eat too much sugar, especially without regular exercise,” 18-year-old Elvis Mariscal advises. It sounds simple enough. However, finding a healthy, easy and affordable meal comes with some challenges. It’s all pa...

How To Adult: Clinic on Campus & More!

How To Adult: Clinic on Campus & More!

Heather Stribling and Pamela Alarcon

April 19, 2018


Filed under Recent Stories, Showcase, Tips and Tricks

Adulting, as defined by Oxford Dictionaries, is “The practice of behaving in a way characteristic of a responsible adult, especially the accomplishment of mundane but necessary tasks.” Navigating the labyrinth of healthcare and seeking treatment are among the “adulting” challenges college s...

Managing College Stress

Managing College Stress

Bailey Flint, Staff Writer

December 6, 2017


Filed under Recent Stories, Tips and Tricks

It’s easy to get overwhelmed by the common stress of college. Everyone is bound to feel stress at some point, but when it gets to the point of failing classes or impacting your health, it can lead to serious consequences. Emily Naylor and Nicki Dexter, current students at EvCC, have felt their fai...

The Secret to Getting Textbooks for Cheaper

The Secret to Getting Textbooks for Cheaper

Kate Agbayani, Staff Writer

November 21, 2017


Filed under Recent Stories, Tips and Tricks

The prices of textbooks have increased by 73 percent since 2006. With tuition fees also on the rise, the high costs of textbooks can financially hurt students. To combat this financial wound, students here at EvCC have given alternative options on where to buy or rent more affordable textbooks...

Within an Hour: Day Trips Less Than an Hour Away

Within an Hour: Day Trips Less Than an Hour Away

Laura Campbell, Social Media Manager

November 1, 2017


Filed under Recent Stories, Showcase, Tips and Tricks

Not everyone can travel far for a weekend trip, especially college students. There are plenty of opportunities to explore within an hour of driving from Everett Community College. This month we're featuring Mukilteo as our go-to. Mukilteo Lighthouse and Park The Lighthouse and Gift Shop are open on the we...

A New Student’s Guide to EvCC

A New Student’s Guide to EvCC

Derek Williams, Staff Writer

October 9, 2017


Filed under Features, News & Features, Recent Stories, Tips and Tricks

Being the new student on campus can be hard. From finding your classroom to finding a parking spot, you may experience struggle here at EvCC, but don't give up yet. EvCC has programs and tools that allow all students the help they need during the time of struggle. No matter what you're going through, EvCC...

Natural Disasters: Are You Prepared?

Natural Disasters: Are You Prepared?

Bailey Flint, Staff Writer

October 7, 2017


Filed under Recent Stories, Showcase, Tips and Tricks

What would you do if a disastrous event were to occur in Washington? For the people of Washington and surrounding states, many believe that an earthquake is inevitable to occur near the Pacific Northwest. “We’re in the window for Cascadia which is the ’big one’ that everyone talks about,” Grupp states, “Could it happen tomorrow? Yeah, it could.”

2017 NFL Draft Preview

2017 NFL Draft Preview

Adam Householder, Staff Writer

April 23, 2017


Filed under Sports, Tips and Tricks

The NFL has three major spectacles a year – The Super Bowl, the Combine, and from April 27 through the 29, it’s the annual NFL Draft. The Seattle Seahawks front office covet rare players- physically, mentally, and athletically.   Walter Thurmond, a former 4th round draft selection of ...

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