The Ebbtide

2016-2017 budget cuts and increases

June 4, 2016

By Aaron Berry The mini-grant pool is set to nearly double next year, while the Multicultural Center’s budget will be cut by nearly one-third, according to the recently released student services and activities (SS&A) budget proposal. The budget was written by the SS&A committee, which manages th...

Showcasing the ambitions of the Honors Program

Showcasing the ambitions of the Honors Program

June 4, 2016

Photo by Gregor Elgee Caption: The students and instructors for SCC's honors class By Gregor Elgee The ninth annual Honors program presentations, in which 10 students presented in-depth projects they have been working on since fall quarter, took place on Wednesday, June 1. Honors Program Director Terry Ta...

Student tech fee unsustainable

June 4, 2016

By Gregor Elgee The student tech fee reserve is projected to reach a negative balance by the year 2026 based on equipment replacement costs and tech fee revenue estimates made by Director of Technology Support Services, Gary Kalbfleisch. For the 2026/27 academic year, the replacement cost of computer...

The forgotten music club

June 4, 2016

By Randy Hatfield Shoreline only has three free, extracurricular music groups: acoustic guitar and ukulele clubs are easily found on the Student Leadership Center (SLC) list of active clubs, but what about the third? With a name one could easily mistake for a fraternity organization, “Phi Mu Sigma...

Combined club show comes to SCC’s art gallery

Combined club show comes to SCC's art gallery

June 4, 2016

Listen, by Michael A Logozo (Photo by Aaron Meliza) By JD Carter What grabs your attention when you walk into SCC's art gallery? Is it the Boston Terrier, looking real enough to jump out and lick your face? The glamorous woman batting her red-feathered eyelashes at you? Maybe it's the political leaders ...

Anthropology, communications and cannabis

June 4, 2016

By Adelia Sindunata Spring quarter is reaching its end and that means it’s time to register for classes. The Ebbtide has looked into three of those classes and has arranged their instructors answers for your curiosity. Check it out: CMST& 230 (Small Group Communication) Instructor: Heather Munsell E-mail: h...

Limbo, lip synching, pie eating and food trucks!

Limbo, lip synching, pie eating and food trucks!

June 4, 2016

By Aaron Meliza Sunfest, SCC's annual spring quarter celebration, came to campus on Wednesday, May 25 and Thursday, May 26. As part of the festivities, food trucks rolled into the courtyard offering everything from crepes to Korean food. On Wednesday, students gathered for pie-eating contest and a da...

Transfer shock 2016

June 4, 2016

By Adelia Sindunata Five SCC alumni sat as panelists—four from University of Washington and one from San Jose State University (SJSU)— on May 27 in the Quiet Dining Room to answer students’ questions about life after transferring. According to Cynthia Okawara, the International Education adviso...

Next year with men’s b-ball

Next year with men's b-ball

June 4, 2016

Photo by Aaron Meliza Caption: Coach Brady makes ball dribbling seem effortless while chatting with athletes on the sidelines By Sara Rutherford Typically around this time of year, Men's Head Basketball Coach Donald Brady and his staff are heading out to local tournaments throughout Washington, ho...

Ukulele Club spreads happy tunes around SCC

Ukulele Club spreads happy tunes around SCC

June 4, 2016

Photo by Adelia Sindunata Caption: The Ukulele Club with instruments in hand By Adelia Sindunata It was a sunny Friday afternoon, and a few students were playing ukuleles in room 1503. They were playing “Love Yourself” by Justin Bieber and “What Makes You Beautiful” by One Direction. Some st...

Calvin in America : Pie-eating contest

June 4, 2016

By Calvin Li Sunfest 2016 was awesome! I competed in the pie eating contest for the first time and it turned out to be one of my highlights of 2016. I knew I had a chance of winning because I’d always been a fast eater growing up. I was also determined to win because I knew it would get real nasty u...

Word on the street : what do you wish someone had told you about Shoreline that you know now?

June 4, 2016

Compiled by Gregor Elgee and Aaron Meliza “If you want to eat breakfast in the cafeteria it’s supposed to end at 10:30 but it usually ends at 10:20.” -Gavin Shaw "It exceeded my expectations. I didn’t know it was this multicultural.” -Odeh Alzraikat “That I could park down the street ...

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