From Student to Instructor

Hannah Sharpe at her desk in her office.

Amy Gilbert McGrath, Staff Writer

October 17, 2019

Hannah Sharpe is a working mom of three, an educator and a blogger, among other things. Her youngest child still wakes her for feedings at night, making sleep more sacred. By 5:30 a.m., her husband has already started his workday as her alarm clock sounds. Getting herself ready first, it will take...


Juul packaging warns about the dangers of nicotine.

Eve Chamberlin, Staff Writer

October 17, 2019

A new lung disease has started to plague the U.S. and is beginning to worry many people. While specifics have not been identified, healthcare providers and researchers have linked vaping as one of the leading causes. This is especially worrisome for college students because according to ScienceAlert, a si...

Leaving the Nest

Courtyard at Cedar Hall dorm including ping-pong tables and fire pits.

Daniela Lopez, Staff Writer

October 10, 2019

One of the great steps of many college students, in addition to starting their career is to leave their home to study, which can sometimes take them many miles away. Leaving the family nest and learning to live with other students in a dorm is a fantastic experience and a way of understanding life. I...

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...

Chloe Downs, EvCC Student and Cancer Survivor

Chloe posing for her senior pictures,  about a month before her diagnosis.

Emilee Kyle, Staff Writer

May 8, 2017

  Three days before her high school graduation, Chloe Downs was diagnosed with stage four cancer. Downs had already completed two years of college at EvCC and was ready for her future. However, her big plans had to be put on hold.   After realizing her high school courses weren’t c...

Model and Student

Charlee Pilon’s first ever test shoot when she was 14-years-old.

Joanne Wu, Staff Writer

March 7, 2017

When EvCC student, Charlee Pilon, showed up for her high school track meet at 14 years old, she didn’t plan on being recruited by a modeling agency. But a flight to Los Angeles later, Pilon began the modeling career that would lead her to agencies such as Wilhelmina in New York, Photogenics i...

EvCC Students’ Style

Taylor Anumodu

Joanne Wu, Staff Writer

March 2, 2017

To some, fashion isn’t that important to them. But to others, fashion is a way of expression and an art form. There’s also no right or wrong answer when it comes to fashion. So, with that in mind, I found three fashionable EvCC students 0n campus and asked them the same five questions, to whi...

Trojans from “The Last Frontier”

Garrett Fitt shoots a free throw during the first half of Everett’s game against Edmonds.

John Yeager, Sports Editor

February 21, 2017

At EvCC, the basketball programs have a unique recruiting strategy and it involves putting Trojan jerseys on players from the state of Alaska. Jessalyn Reiter, a native of Delta Junction, Alaska, is a sophomore on the EvCC Women’s Basketball team. Her alma mater, Delta High School, lies 2,1...

Follow the Money

The Rainier sky bridge and new vac system in Olympus Hall.

Austin Treherne, Staff Writer

January 31, 2017

Math teachers reach for their calculators for support, science teachers plead for new equipment, art teachers run for new paintbrushes. Even librarians can’t avoid this one. The budget for Everett Community College is being unwrapped and you’re going to want the scoop. EvCC’s operating budget...

A New Community for International Students

A dormitory in Everett Community College. It has 120 private rooms and they are almost full.

Toshiki Yanagiya, Staff Writer

January 30, 2017

Half a year has already passed since Mountain View Hall was built. Recently, the numbers of foreign students are steadily increasing here. In tandem, EvCC has built Mountain View Hall last September and is currently building  Cedar Hall. The dorm has 120 private rooms so students can have t...

EvCC’s First Student House

Mountain View’s showroom bed.

Joanne Wu, Staff Writer

January 30, 2017

EvCC offers an affordable way to start your four-year degree, the experience of hands-on training in professional and technical programs, the ability to learn English—the list goes on. However, it previously lacked something that no teacher could possibly teach: a place for students to stay while they...

Twin Time

Twin Time

Nathan Senff and Michelle Hecker

November 21, 2016

Twin Time is a video segment that expresses and highlights student opinion and interweaves it with double the comedy, double the entertainment and double the news. The twins are two staff writers, Michelle Hecker and Nathan Senff. Senff and Hecker select random students around the campus and asked sp...