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Voter registration: how to and why you

Voter registration: how to and why you

October 8, 2016

Graphic: Courtesy of U.S. Government By Cendri Johnson Voting is important, but many people don’t do it, so last week on Thursday, Sept. 30, Gay Armsden and Cyndi Nash -- members of the Seattle Branch of the American Association of University Women -- hosted a voter registration event in the PUB. The AAU...

Now students don’t have to run all over the campus: the new SCC library

Now students don't have to run all over the campus: the new SCC library

October 8, 2016

A 3-D art piece hanging in the library demonstrating the joy reading can bring Photo by Martin Musialczyk By Adelia Sindunata After being under renovation for the whole summer quarter, SCC’s Ray W. Howard Library finally reopened on Monday, Sept. 26, 2016. According to Chris Matz, the director of...

SCC fights for the freedom to pee with Urinetown

SCC fights for the freedom to pee with Urinetown

October 8, 2016

Front left to right: Norah Peters, Gabe Ponce, Noah Bruckshen, and Aviona Rodriguez-Brown. Back left to right: Dima Pogrebniak, Danny Bracy, Jay Villenhaur, and Joshua Pulley. Photo by Martin Musialczyk By Madeline Kimberly As human beings with a working urinary system, we tend to pee a lot. We di...

Educated. Empowered. Equal. : the Black Student Union returns

Educated. Empowered. Equal. : the Black Student Union returns

October 8, 2016

The BSU representing at The Club Kick-off Photo by Martin Musialczyk By Allegra Simpkins Following a four-year hiatus from campus, the Black Student Union has once again become a prominent group at Shoreline, providing a safe space for students to come together and evoke conversations dealing with ...

Batik Art Empowers Women

Batik Art Empowers Women

October 8, 2016

Forever Young, Nicholas Sironka Photo by Martin Musialczyk By Madeline Kimberly Women are generally seen as weak, fragile and materialistic beings. Nicholas Sironka, a Maasai from Kenya, provides a different perspective to what women are actually like. He’s an artist and he uses his art to speak...

Down But Not Out: Phins bounce back from rocky start

Down But Not Out: Phins bounce back from rocky start

October 8, 2016

By Katen Burgess The Shoreline men’s soccer team started off a little slow. The team began the season losing four out of their first five games, but has managed to win three of their last five. Despite the lackluster beginning, the Phins are still in the playoff race. “As poorly as we started…...

From the land of Ceylon tea to the home of the Phins : Meet new adviser Kanchana Kularatne

From the land of Ceylon tea to the home of the Phins : Meet new adviser Kanchana Kularatne

October 8, 2016

By Adelia Sindunata Kanchana, International Student Adviser Extraordinaire, prepared to help. Photo by Martin Musialczyk By Adelia Sindunata Twelve years ago, Kanchana Kularatne decided to follow her then husband-to-be to study abroad in the United States; she flew thousand miles away from her home in...

King of the Court: serving up SCC success

King of the Court: serving up SCC success

October 8, 2016

Photo by Martin Musialczyk Caption: Left to Right: Co-head coach Raquel Chumpitaz-West, Co-head coach Mark West, and volleyball player Elizabeth Malmgren By Sara Rutherford Around 3:30 p.m. on most days, Mark West can be found playfully critiquing student-athletes and laughing with students while s...

Summer Season Anime Review

October 8, 2016

By Ilona Kinnear If you are the type of person who likes to watch an anime all in one sitting and doesn’t like waiting a week for the next episode in a series to come out, I’m with you. The suspense of finding out what happens next is what keeps you coming back, and the anime producers know this. So yo...

What’s yo’ name? What’s yo’ sign?

October 8, 2016

By Allegra Simpkins As somebody who secretly checks her horoscope just after Facebook and Instagram in the morning, you could consider me a zodiac consumer. I tend to vibe very deeply with the idea of being a Virgo; I display many of the traits that Virgos often do -- a bit of a perfectionist, analytical and a...

Word on the Street: What’s your fall playlist?

October 8, 2016

By Allegra Simpkins Photo by Martin Musialczyk "A$AP Rocky, Jah Cure, Rihanna, August Alsina." -Jarra Touray "Thy Art Is Murder, Lamb of God, White Chapel." -Kai "Playboy Carti, Dom Kennedy, Travis Scott, Mac Miller." -Makkai Griffin "Chance The Rapper, A$AP Ferg, 6LACK, Kirk Franklin." -Savon...

News Briefs – Vol 52 Issue 1

October 8, 2016

Presidential Debate Screening The second presidential debate will happen this Sunday, Oct. 9. It will be moderated by CNN’s Anderson Cooper and ABC’s Martha Raddatz. The IDS 101 – Road To The White House class is going to host a live-stream of the second Clinton-Trump debate. All SCC students...

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