The Ebbtide

PUB bathroom posters appear, vanish overnight

April 25, 2016

Illustration by Randy Hatfield Caption: "We invite trans & gender-nonconforming students, faculty, & staff to use the bathroom they feel most comfortable with. Do not question the gender of others using the facilities. Access to bathrooms is a fundamental right for everyone." - text on poster By Eva Guarnero Po...

An exaltation of Kendrick Lamar’s “To Pimp a Butterfly”

The album cover of Kendrick Lamar's

April 25, 2016

By Gregor Elgee He’s not the guy looking one or two years down the road. He’s looking down the road of his entire career, saying “I want to be compared to MLK when this is over.” He’s doing big things. Big, beautiful things that transcend the world of Hip Hop. Kendrick Lamar: Top ten, dead or...

Ladies and gentlemen, the new is here!

April 25, 2016

By Gregor Elgee A new website administered by the Public Information Office (PIO) will go live mid April. Students can expect a new interactive layout, including a redesigned class schedule, upgraded directory, and a new email interface, all of which will conform to a viewer’s scree...

Better roster, an more experience: a look at the new Phins’ season

April 25, 2016

Photo by Aaron Meliza Caption: Catcher Cheyanne Garcia takes a big swing. By Calvin Li and Aaron Meliza This is the second year since the softball program was brought back to SCC and here, Phin Nation, is where you can find out what they have in store this season. After only winning a quarter of thei...

From golf to psychology: a look at Don Christensen

April 25, 2016

Photo by Duwan Irons Caption: Psychology professor Don Christensen, originally an engineering student, became fascinated with psychology early on during his time enrolled in college. He decided to pursue a psychology degree after an engineering professor advised his class to pursue a career in what the...

Justin Denewith: rock-and-roll barista behind the window

Justin Denewith, drummer for Chris King &  The Gutterballs provides a caffeine fix for anyone in dire need of a pick-me-up.

April 25, 2016

Photo by Aaron Meliza Caption: Justin Denewith, drummer for Chris King & The Gutterballs provides a caffeine fix for anyone in dice need of a pick-me-up. "I can pour a pretty good latte," he says through a smirk. By Adelia Sindunata It was a cold, cloudy afternoon, but that didn’t stop students f...

Six dark and Wild Tales to inflame your vengeful imagination

Photo courtesy of El Deseo

April 25, 2016

Photo courtesy of El Deseo By Randy Hatfield A maniac cuts you off on the freeway. An ignorant ape howls slurs at you because you look different. There are no signs forbidding you to park there, but you still got a ticket. We’ve all experienced injustices like these, but we rarely act on them for fear of the r...

Trans 101: Gender Identity

April 25, 2016

By Eva Guarnero From the moment we are born, we are taught that there are two sides of this world: Male and female. The reality, however, is not so simple. Research into the psychological and biological aspects of gender have shed some light on what actually constitutes “gender” and how we constr...

Word on the street: What have you always wondered about campus?

April 25, 2016

By Lydia Tam & Aaron Meliza What have you always wondered about campus? “I know there are free condoms, but why is there no magnum? I’m just asking for a friend.” - Bo Bunphoath “Why isn’t it called the SUB? ‘Student Union Building’” - Fiona Troth “Will the soccer field b...

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