Textbooks on the Rise

A bookcase of materials inside the TRiO office, located in Monte Cristo Hall.

Emily Larson, Staff Writer

February 15, 2020

Recently, EvCC’s Student LIFE spoke to congressman Rick Larsen about textbook costs. They expressed student's concern over needing to pay for textbooks with price tags.  However, teachers are aware of this situation. Some are already working on changing it. Juergen Kneifel is a Business Administration teache...

The Secret to Getting Textbooks for Cheaper

Though convenient, the EvCC Bookstore doesn't have the best deals on textbooks.

Kate Agbayani, Staff Writer

November 21, 2017

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...