The Ebbtide

A Farewell Address

A Farewell Address

Azia Kelikoa’elakauaikekai Jaelyn Lualhati

December 6, 2019

The Big Three pose for a photo on their last production night at The Ebbtide. (L-R: Azia Lualhati, CJ Priebe, Monika Likhtarenko (Photo Illustration by Joshua Groom / The Ebbtide) Over the course of five decades, The Ebbtide has hired student journalists to steer the helm. Unfortunately, this means...

Letter From The Editor – Dec. 6, 2019

Letter From The Editor - Dec. 6, 2019

Azia Kelikoa’elakauaikekai Jaelyn Lualhati

December 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...

Christmas Classics

Christmas Classics

Nova Clark

December 6, 2019

"White Christmas" (above) is an upbeat alternative to "It's a Wonderful Life" with the same old fashioned charm. (Photo courtesy of Classic Film via Flickr) 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 y...

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

Double Exposure: 'The Defenders' (1961-1965)

Nova Clark

December 6, 2019

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. Wh...

In the Know: Recycling Heat Waste

Willow Strey

December 6, 2019

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 devices designed...

Cauterizing SCC’s Budget

SCC President Cheryl Roberts speaks at a Dec. 5 budget meeting. She took questions from staff on upcoming layoffs as well as the futures of the dental hygiene program and food services. (Photo: Joshua Groom / The Ebbtide)

Joshua Groom

December 6, 2019

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.

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...

Sports Roundup

CJ Priebe

December 6, 2019

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 doub...

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...

News Briefs – Dec. 6, 2019

Azia Kelikoa’elakauaikekai Jaelyn Lualhati

December 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 your reward. ...

A&E Calendar – Dec. 6, 2019

Nova Clark

December 6, 2019

Piano Juries 12:30 p.m., Dec. 6; Rm. 820 Students enrolled in private piano lessons at SCC will be uniting for a free, public showcase to play a solo piece before a jury of instructors. These students will be performing the music they have been practicing all quarter long, making this a perfe...

Sports Calendar – Dec. 6, 2019

Ed Strong

December 6, 2019

Men’s Basketball 4 p.m., Sat. Dec. 7; at SCC Gym, vs. Northwest Indian College 7:30 p.m., Wed. Dec. 11; at SCC Gym, vs. Highline College 7:30 p.m., Fri. Dec. 13; at SCC Gym, vs. Christian Faith 7 p.m., Tue. Dec. 17; at SCC Gym, vs. Columbia Basin College 7 p.m., Wed. Dec. 18; at SCC ...

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