The Ebbtide

Voyeurism in the All-Gender Restrooms

CJ Priebe

March 20, 2018

WHAT HAPPENED AND WHAT HAS BEEN DONE ABOUT IT Three incidents of possible voyeurism inside a couple of the all-gender restrooms on campus have reported. Two of the reports date back to November, and one to January of this year. All reports were made to the safety and security department. Repor...

Stop Peeping, Start Keeping…

March 20, 2018

YOUR PHONE'S CAMERA TO YOURSELF It all started when I was in the middle of class. I wanted to go to the restroom but I didn’t want to miss an important conversation. I waited for five minutes… Another five minutes… Until those five minutes turned into an hour and I couldn’t hold it anymore....

Crime Log – Vol. 53 Issue 10, March 16, 2018

March 20, 2018

Not What We Go There to Read 1:47 p.m., Feb. 28, Library Vandalism was found, which “could be perceived as insensitive,” according to security. No more information was provided. Consider This Your Warning 12:50 p.m., March 5, 3000 Building A student was caught smoking marijuana on campus, and was ...

Many Voices, Many Sides

Many Voices, Many Sides

Azia Kelikoa’elakauaikekai Jaelyn Lualhati

March 20, 2018

"LARAMIE" SHOWS HOW FAR WE'VE YET TO GO President Barack Obama signed the Matthew Shepard and James Byrd Jr. Hate Crime Prevention Act on October 28, 2009. SCC’s “The Laramie Project” focuses on one of the bill’s namesakes, Shepard, an openly gay student who was murdered in Laramie, Wyo., ...

Dating Across Cultures

March 20, 2018

THE COMMUNICATION STRUGGLE IS REAL A while back, one of my American friends texted me on Messenger and said, “Seriously, I really like you.” I was puzzled and thought, “Does he mean he likes my personality or likes me romantically?” I even Googled what it means when a guy says he likes...

If You Build It, They Will Come

March 20, 2018

SCC'S RECRUITMENT STRATEGIES Recruiting players for a two- year school, such as SCC, has all the challenges of four-year universities, but also several more obstacles. Two-year colleges are near the bottom of the “food chain” for recruiting. Not only are they battling with other schools...

Phins on the Rise

March 20, 2018

SOPHOMORE PITCHERS FUEL SCC BASEBALL SCC baseball stumbled to a fifth place finish last year. But this year, things might go differently. Now coming in with a year under their belt, last year’s freshmen are looking to take the next step and get back to the postseason. The team is o to a 7-3 ...

Sports Calendar

March 20, 2018

Baseball 1 p.m., March 17, @ Tacoma Community College, vs. Tacoma Community College 4 p.m., March 17, @ Tacoma Community College, vs. Tacoma Community College Noon, March 18, @ Meridian Park, vs. Tacoma Community College 3 p.m., March 18, @ Meridian Park, vs. Tacoma Community College 1 p.m., March 24...

Don’t Ask Me Why I Hate Math

Natasha Sidik

March 20, 2018

THE PRICE OF THE MODEL MINORITY As a student who identifies as an Asian in America, my heritage brings with it prejudice against me, as a girl with slender, almond-shaped eyes and “yellow skin.” This means that like it or not, sometimes, I have to deal with the high expectations and restrictive p...

Best of Both Worlds

Best of Both Worlds

March 20, 2018

4.0 ATHLETE'S SECRET TO SUCCESS Upon opening the door to the gym, you’ll find three pictures hanging on the wall to represent SCC’s student athletes with the highest individual GPAs. Qin “Kim” Wang, is one of these athletes. Wang is an international student at SCC, and she is one o...

Relaxercise

Stacie Attridge instructing pilates class.

Tobias Hope-Young

March 20, 2018

SHAPE UP WITH PILATES When deciding which workout class to go to I decided to pick the strangest one I could find. Yoga was my first pick but I felt like it was too mainstream so I decided on pilates. I always pictured pilates to be some exercise routine involving crutches and yoga balls, nothing too...

5 Comforting Websites To Relieve Study Woes

Natasha Sidik

March 20, 2018

CLICK THE STRESS AWAY With finals week descending upon us, relaxing might not be the priority you’re focused on. But as much as you want to spend the hours grinding away on cramming notes and lecture materials for the big exam, it’s also just as essential to take breaks. Between scrolling back...

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