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What’s the Dish on Vegan Lunch?

Bukhan tacos at Café Wylde, located in Downtown Everett.

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

Faculty counselor, Deanna Skinner, explains different types of stress to The Clipper in her office.

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

EvCC students demonstrate a sustainable practice by making use of the public transit system.

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...

Ethical Hacking & Cyber Security Club: How Not to Get Hacked

Ethical Hacking & Cyber Security Club: How Not to Get Hacked

Nathan Blackwell, Staff Writer

December 17, 2018

Recently, EvCC instructor Dennis Skarr was interviewed by The Clipper, detailing 10 Tips to Protect Your Digital Security. Students in the Ethical Hacking & Cyber Security Club, of which Skarr is the advisor, were asked to share their knowledge and provide some fast facts on how not to get hacke...

10 Tips to Protect Your Digital Security

Is your information safe?  Learn tips on how to protect your digital information from cybersecurity expert and EvCC instructor, Dennis Skarr.

Nathan Blackwell, Staff Writer

December 11, 2018

  The need for good digital security practices is increasingly tied to all facets of our lives.  Digital hygiene, defined by Collins dictionary as, “good cybersecurity practices,” is more important than ever with our reliance on computers, browsers, apps, and electronic data for conduct...

Five Tips for Running

Nathan Blackwell, Staff Writer

November 1, 2018

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

How to Get Involved 101

Student LIFE Kick-Off with performance by Eclectic Approach @ Everett Community College. September 09, 2017.

Dzenita Musabegovic, Staff Writer

October 15, 2018

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

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

Friends and dorm residents, Farryn McClenton and Judy Collins, stop and chat on the stairs of Cedar Hall. “She was the first person I talked to,” says Collins.

Heather Stribling and Pamela Alarcon

June 4, 2018

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

 When it comes to food, it’s good to look to friends and community, says EvCC nutrition instructor Nancy Vandenberg. “It doesn’t have to be fancy. Just come up with a few reliable recipes that you would be comfortable serving to others. Buy some nice placemats or a tablecloth. Don’t stress and have fun,” Vandenberg says.

Pamela Alarcon and Heather Stribling

May 14, 2018

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!

Everett-College Clinic’s Care Team: Ynocencio Flores, MA; Nanci Olson-Hernandez, RN;  Angela Li, MD; Lydia Alexander, Medical Practice Manager. “We want to be a part of the community,” says Li, the Clinical Director.

Heather Stribling and Pamela Alarcon

April 19, 2018

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

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...