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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...

Spindrift no longer for sale in campus bookstore

Spindrift no longer for sale in campus bookstore

Travis Tribble

February 21, 2020

Chuck Shultz in the Spindrift office. He has been the Art Advisor for 10 years. (Photo by Travis Tribble / The Ebbtide) At the northwest corner of SCC, there is a cement roundabout with a nearby sidewalk leading to a tall building tucked behind the foliage labeled “Visual Arts Center.” In...

Opinion: Democratic Primary Heads Into Decisive Phase

Opinion: Democratic Primary Heads Into Decisive Phase

Juan Páez

February 21, 2020

The democratic and republican primaries stand in stark contrast. The democratic moderate establishment has yet to find a candidate to fully coalesce behind, while poll after poll shows that Bernie Sanders' momentum might prove too much to stop. Republicans, on the other hand, are either outright can...

A Musical for the Masses

Zoe Plattner

February 21, 2020

Premiering in 1928, Bertolt Brecht’s “The Threepenny Opera” brought a tale of crime and corruption to theatergoers. The German “play with music” focuses on the relationships between and how they interact with society. Years later, it would continue to inspire pop culture, such as Bobby Darin’s ...

From Plato’s Cave to Google’s Cubicle

From Plato’s Cave to Google’s Cubicle

Travis Tribble

February 21, 2020

Photo Illustration courtesy of Kayla Calhoun On a crisp, sunny afternoon in winter, students shuffled into room 1508 where SCC professor William Lindenmuth explained deep philosophical concepts with the same level of enthusiasm as someone who had just conceived the ideas. “Companies have to think...

ASG In Review – Feb. 21, 2020

Juan Páez

February 21, 2020

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 held on Feb. 10. The next meeting will be held on Feb. 24. Students may attend if they would like to meet their representatives or voice an issue....

Double Exposure: ‘Network’ (1976)

Double Exposure: 'Network' (1976)

Nova Clark

February 21, 2020

Half-drama, half-satire, “Network” is the perfect response to a television-saturated society. Penned by Paddy Chayefsky and directed by Sidney Lumet, it is the ultimate comment on mass media — as told by mass media. The beginning of the film introduces the protagonist, a renowned, middle-aged n...

Sports Calendar – Feb. 21, 2020

Ed Strong

February 21, 2020

Men’s Basketball 6 p.m., Sat., Feb. 22; at Whatcom CC (Bellingham) 7 p.m., Wed., Feb. 26; at Peninsula College (Port Angeles) Women’s Basketball 4 p.m., Sat. Feb. 22; at Whatcom CC (Bellingham) 5 p.m., Wed. Feb. 26; at Peninsula College (Port Angeles) Baseball 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., Sat. Feb. 22; at Pi...

News Calendar — Feb. 21, 2020

Juan Páez

February 21, 2020

Nursing Drop-In Advising Times may vary. Visit shoreline.edu/calendars for information. Nursing faculty will be offering individual advising to prospective students. Winter Quarter Transfer Fair 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Feb. 25; PUB Main Dining Room Deciding where to transfer could be the choice of a lif...

Arts and Entertainment Calendar — Feb. 21, 2020

Zoe Plattner

February 21, 2020

The Threepenny Opera 7:30 p.m., Feb. 28-29, March 6-7, 3 p.m., March 1, 8; SCC Theater Set in the dark underbelly of 1800’s London, The Threepenny Opera follows the story of Macheath (Mack the Knife) in a thrilling tale of greed, love, crime and survival. Based on The Beggar’s Opera, this biti...

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