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Emergency Preparedness

Emergency Preparedness

Amy Gilbert McGrath, Staff Writer

November 27, 2019

Snowflakes softly dance down from the sky, landing on rooftops, trees, grass or the tip of your nose. The first snowfall can bring feelings of excitement or anticipation. A snow day may invoke joy in the hearts of EvCC students, but it is important to think about personal safety. Are you prepared for wi...

Student Job Opportunities at EvCC

Student Job Opportunities at EvCC

Lucia Hoy, Staff Writer

November 26, 2019

For those interested in working on campus, Everett Community College has a variety of job opportunities for every student, along with complete guidance of steps that have to be taken to apply for a job. Many students are not aware of these opportunities and often wonder how or where to begin. “I...

Two Easy Appetizer Recipes for College Students

Two Easy Appetizer Recipes for College Students

Amy Gilbert McGrath, Staff Writer

November 20, 2019

Trying new recipes can be both fun and intimidating, especially if you are new to the kitchen or living with limited supplies, such as in a campus dorm. The recipes featured here use minimal prep and a microwave to heat. Whip one of them up for your next gathering, and you might be labeled a culinary...

Clubs and Tutoring: How to Get Involved at EvCC

Clubs and Tutoring: How to Get Involved at EvCC

Dzenita Musabegovic, Staff Writer

October 16, 2019

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

Flu Season is Upon Us

Flu Season is Upon Us

Jacob Dickson, Staff Writer

October 14, 2019

Toil and trouble, snot and snuffle. It’s that scary time of year again, cold and flu season is upon us. With classes back in swing for the fall, coming in contact with an entire student body worth of germs means that the chances of getting sick are higher than ever. But in these trying times, there...

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...

Seasonal Allergies Are Here

Seasonal Allergies Are Here

Helene Martin, Staff Writer

May 1, 2019

Spring has sprung and so have seasonal allergies. It’s that time of year again when everything is blossoming and for people who have seasonal allergies that means runny noses, sore throats and sneezing. Many seasonal allergy sufferers also experience fatigue and general soreness that can make c...

Parking on Campus: A Visual Guide

Parking on Campus: A Visual Guide

Samantha DeTavernier, Graphics Designer

April 24, 2019

After spending $35 to $55 on a parking pass, students at EvCC are often circling the main lots closest to campus to try to find parking. Although it may seem like time is being saved by parking closer to the building where class is located, a lot of time is wasted trying to wait for people to leave cla...

Stay Safe: Snow Preparedness Tips

Stay Safe: Snow Preparedness Tips

Katina Brown, Staff Writer

February 5, 2019

Christmas season may be over with all the beautiful lights and decorations packed away, but one thing has arrived: SNOW! This past Sunday afternoon Feb. 3, Washington got some winter snow falling throughout the state with heavy snowfall that following day in the late 12 am - 6 am hours. Most awoke...

What’s the Dish on Vegan Lunch?

What’s the Dish on Vegan Lunch?

Adrienne Plummer, Staff Writer

January 29, 2019

This one's for all the vegans or striving-to-be-vegans out there. Plant-based lifestyles are on the rise and it's easier than ever with all of the vegan substitutes available on the market. However, sometimes vegan food is hard to come by, and french fries and a garden salad don’t make for a stu...

Stress in College Students

Stress in College Students

Sona Porter, Staff Writer

January 28, 2019

Stress in college students is common and can be unhealthy. According to a 2008 mental health study conducted by the Associated Press and mtvU, eight in 10 college students say in the past three months they have sometimes or frequently experienced stress in their daily lives. Jean Giudice, a faculty counselor at...

Five Ways EvCC Students Can Give Love to The Planet

Five Ways EvCC Students Can Give Love to The Planet

Isabella Accetturo, Staff Writer

January 28, 2019

Climate change has become more and more of a visible problem as time goes on, which begs the question of, is there a connection between climate change and human beings. If there is a connection between humans and climate change, what can students do about it? According to NASA, “The current warming t...