Daily Archives: December 6, 2019

0

A Farewell Address

Over the course of five decades, The Ebbtide has hired student journalists to steer the helm. Unfortunately, this means our staff isn’t permanent. Our team comes and goes depending on their schedules, workload and personal lives. But, we make do with who we got. This quarter sees “The Big Three” (the trio of editors who…

0

Letter From The Editor – Dec. 6, 2019

DEAR SCC, Three years ago, I didn’t think that I’d be at your doorstep. My future after high school was unknown; riddled with countless choices — which is a nightmare for an indecisive person like me.  A community college just north of Seattle wasn’t in the cards for me early on — until I saw…

0

Christmas Classics

Christmas movies are a genre of their own. If you’re looking forward to sitting down for holiday-themed films, the following list could aid your efforts in selecting this year’s lineup, with choices ranging from classic to lesser-known movies — as well as their perfect pairings for any double feature desires you may have. “It’s a…

0

Double Exposure: ‘The Defenders’ (1961-1965)

In 1961, CBS debuted a courtroom drama series like no other. Miles ahead of its time in both subject matter and execution, “The Defenders” starred E.G. Marshall and Robert Reed as a father-and-son duo of defense attorneys who laid down the law in weekly tales of ethics and responsibility. While most present-day viewers would recognize…

In the Know: Recycling Heat Waste

Have you ever wondered where the heat from your oven goes after you are finished using it? The answer is that it is dissipated into the oven surroundings or vented away. No longer is this heat energy useful — it simply becomes waste. Because heat is difficult to convert to electricity, there are very few…

0

Cauterizing SCC’s Budget

Layoffs and class cancellations loom over SCC as the college plans to trim $1.9 million from the budget. Those cuts will be made primarily through workforce reductions. SCC’s current shortfall is a result of decreasing enrollment and a change in Washington state’s allocation model, according to SCC President Cheryl Roberts. “It’s a tender time,” she…

ASG In Review – Dec. 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. 27, 2020….

Sports Roundup

Want to be able to make conversation with your family during the holiday season? Talk about other people playing with balls of various varieties: It can break the tension. Here’s a rundown of what’s going on in the sports world. SCC Women’s basketball is off to a 4-0 start, already doubling their win total from…

New Food Provider Confirmed

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 said they’re looking into contracting food trucks…

News Briefs – Dec. 6, 2019

Prep Day – No Classes All day, Dec. 9 Take the time you need to study for your upcoming final exams. Be methodical, eat a snack and get to bed early. Final Exams All day, Dec. 10-Dec. 12 Breathe in, breathe out: try to not stress too hard over your finals. Winter break will be…

Email tips to [email protected]
PUB RM 9101 - 16101 Greenwood Avenue North - Seattle, WA 98133
(C) 2019 The Ebbtide