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Family and Coworkers Remember Late TSS Director’s Passion, Honesty

Family and Coworkers Remember Late TSS Director's Passion, Honesty

Juan Páez

February 9, 2020

Gary Kalbfleisch had two rules for life: Always be honest and no surprises. The longtime TSS Director had worked for SCC since 1990, starting out as a classroom technician at SCC’s Northshore branch. Kalbfleisch, 55, died Jan. 15 after a long struggle with cancer. The Professional Brandon and Nicole Kalbfleisch, two of Ka...

Ebbtide Eats: Avanti Markets and Food Trucks

Ebbtide Eats: Avanti Markets and Food Trucks

Juan Páez

February 9, 2020

Winter quarter brought great changes to SCC in terms of food. The campus’ cafeteria restaurants are no more, and hot meals are only available from food trucks from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The only dining options inside the PUB come with vending machines. After a month of eating on campus and my wallet su...

SCC Announces Budget Cuts, Layoffs at Board of Trustees Meeting

SCC Announces Budget Cuts, Layoffs at Board of Trustees Meeting

Juan Páez

January 24, 2020

SCC's Board of Trustees expressed regret over layoffs at their Jan 22 meeting. (Photo by Lance Allegro / The Ebbtide) SCC’s budget review process is almost over, and the administration has announced a total of $2.38 million proposed budget reductions. The $2.38 million figure exceeds the $1.9 mil...

‘The Witcher’ is Here to Stay

'The Witcher' is Here to Stay

Juan Páez

January 24, 2020

Destiny is inevitable. Or so seems to be the case for Geralt of Rivia (Henry Cavill), lead character in the new Netflix series “The Witcher.” Geralt is a Witcher, a professional monster hunter who has trained for the craft since he was a child. Witchers undergo mutations to enhance their reflexes a...

Event Calendar — Jan. 24, 2019

Juan Páez

January 24, 2020

Financial Aid Workshop 2:30-4 p.m., Jan. 27; Room 5101 (FOSS Building) A little extra cash to finance your education is always welcome. Get the help you need to complete your WASFA and FAFSA forms. Time Management Workshop 5-6 p.m., Jan. 28; Residence Hall (Great Room) Feel like your time-wasting ha...

ASG In Review – Dec. 6, 2019

Juan Páez

December 6, 2019

The Associated Student Government (ASG) typically holds meetings from 3-5 p.m. every other Monday in the Boardroom of the 1000 Building. This meeting was on Nov. 25, and was the third meeting of the fall quarter. This was the last meeting of the fall quarter. The next meeting will be held on Jan. 2...

New Food Provider Confirmed

Juan Páez

December 6, 2019

Avanti Markets is officially SCC’s new food provider. The college has not received any other offers from food providers, and Lancer will be ending their contract on Dec. 12. When asked about the worries of the lack of hot food options in Avanti Markets’ vending machines, SCC administration sa...

Finally, New Food

Finally, New Food

Juan Páez

November 22, 2019

Smarter vending machines might be available on campus next quarter. (Photo Illustration by Joshua Groom / The Ebbtide) [ads_dropcap]T[/ads_dropcap]he food services offered on campus will change starting winter quarter, as Lancer Hospitality’s contract with SCC ends in December. They currently service the Coffee Spot and...

ASG In Review – Nov. 8, 2019

Juan Páez

November 8, 2019

The Associated Student Government (ASG) typically holds meetings from 3-5 p.m. every other Monday in the Boardroom of the 1000 Building. This meeting was on Nov. 4, and was the second meeting of the fall quarter. Students may attend if they would like to meet their representatives or voice an issue. In a...

‘El Camino’ = Good Chemistry

'El Camino' = Good Chemistry

Juan Páez

October 25, 2019

Netflix Picks Up Where 'Breaking Bad' Left Off Watching “El Camino” is like catching up with an old friend. Six years after the end of the critically-acclaimed show “Breaking Bad,” the two-hour “El Camino” picks up right after the end of the main series and follows Jesse Pinkman’s (Aaron...

ASG In Review – Oct. 25, 2019

Juan Páez

October 25, 2019

The Associated Student Government (ASG) typically holds meetings from 3-5 p.m. every other Monday in the Boardroom of the 1000 Building. This meeting was on Oct. 21, and was the first meeting of the fall quarter. Students may attend if they would like to meet their representatives or voice an issue. In a...

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