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SCC Admin Proposes to Cut Honors Director Amid College-wide Reductions

SCC Admin Proposes to Cut Honors Director Amid College-wide Reductions

Juan Páez

February 21, 2020

Update: Kosin's position is no longer slated to be cut, according to the final budget recommendation presented by the college. Read more here. Brendan Bueler's time at SCC would have been radically different if not for the Honors College (HC). “During my first quarter here I was miserable. I had ne...

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...

Bachelor’s Program Delayed

Joshua Groom

November 22, 2019

Dental Hygiene Takes a Backseat SCC’s plans to implement a Baccalaureate in Applied Science in Dental Hygiene (BAS-DH) have been delayed. The process was put on hold due to “competing priorities, such as the budget review process,” according to Dean of Health Occupations Mary Burroughs....

SCC Budget Crisis Shakes Administration

SCC Budget Crisis Shakes Administration

Juan Páez

May 6, 2019

KEY FIGURES REVEAL MONETARY REALITY SCC’s finances are a cause of growing concern amongst faculty, staff and the student body, with the administration exploring solutions such as raising tuition and keeping job vacancies open as an answer to the $3 million budget shortfall the campus is facing...

Lack of Transparency at SCC Budget Meeting

Lack of Transparency at SCC Budget Meeting

Juan Páez

March 16, 2019

FACULTY RAISES MAJOR CONCERNS SCC officials recently held a meeting and an open forum in order to address the school’s budget and uphold transparency with its faculty and employees. SCC President Cheryl Roberts, acting Vice-President of Student Learning Bayta Maring, and Chief Financial Officer and Senior ...

Help is Here

Teshan Laucirica

December 2, 2018

MAKE THE MOST OF SCC'S BENEFITS HUB The rent on your apartment went up again, your ORCA card is running low on funds and your bank account is dwindling faster than the quarter is progressing. You could risk your grades by working more hours or just quit school altogether so you can work even more. ...

Hostess Gifts That Won’t Break the Bank

Elizabeth Joyce

December 2, 2018

“Hostess” gifts are something thoughtful to bring to a gathering or party and makes a good first impression when you don’t know the host or hostess well. Consider one of the following gifts that are easy and inexpensive for the next time you are a guest. Bottle of wine or nice olive oil Muffin...

Instant Noodle Recipes for the Winter

Natasha Sidik

December 2, 2018

LEVEL UP YOUR COLLEGE FOOD STAPLE Being a college student means constantly shuffling between homework deadlines while trying to keep every other aspect of life from falling apart. It doesn’t help that food isn’t exactly cheap these days. Trying to eat healthy can also get time-consuming, unfortuna...

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