The Ebbtide

Letter to the Editor

February 9, 2020

Speaking as a member of the SCC community, the uncertainty of the future of the dental hygiene program poses a great concern. Faculty and students have been living in angst since the announcement was made by SCC’s administration to exclude the dental hygiene clinic from the proposed Allied Health, Sc...

Energy Drinks: A Taste Test

June 1, 2019

THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE NASTY A blind taste test of seven popular energy drinks was conducted by the Ebbtide staff for… science. The results were a mixed bag of opinions — though some options stood out more than others. Our favorites vary and through a blind test taste, almost everyone was ...

Crime Log – Vol. 54 Issue 6, January 18, 2019

January 19, 2019

A student at Shoreline Community College was allegedly abducted from campus on Dec. 11, according to an email alert sent to students. The student returned to campus at noon the same day.The email said that the incident was “isolated to two individuals who are known to each other,” and that Shor...

Depression and Me

November 21, 2018

A PERSONAL INSIGHT INTO MENTAL ILLNESS In 2015, I contemplated my death and nearly walked into the path of an oncoming truck. In 2016, I was hospitalized for my first suicide attempt. In 2017, I miscarried and was once again hospitalized after failing to overdose on my medication. In 2018, I decide...

Hazy Consent

October 6, 2018

FINDING THE LINE IN THE HEAT OF THE MOMENT Okay, I’ll admit it. One morning in my 20s, I woke up, after drinking too much, to a desperate gut-punch of a question: “Did we use protection?” We had. Of course we had, I tell myself even now. I’m not a monster, I’m a good person. I had woken ...

What I Wish I Knew When I Started at SCC…

October 6, 2018

Talk Talk to your classmates and make friends! You can ask about homework, or just have a chat. International students can get involved in clubs or groups, to immerse themselves in the English language. Teachers Don’t hesitate to talk to your professors. Even if its via email. Making that constant effort to communicate with them matters, even ...

News Briefs – Vol 53 Issue 15, June 15, 2018

June 22, 2018

Prep Day June 15 See, this is when all that studying you’ve been doing all year pays off. Now you get to just sit back and mock all your friends who have to spend the day cramming for finals. Finals June 18-20 You’re gonna do great, really. And even if you don’t, I’m still proud of you for doing your best. Whether or not th...

Crime Log – Vol. 53 Issue 15, June 15, 2018

June 22, 2018

Homeless 1 p.m., June 8, Bus Stop South of 1000 Building An individual was reported sleeping in a bush. When asked to leave, he acted “disorderly.” A lockdown was initiated on the Administration Building. The Shoreline PD was called, and he was escorted off campus. Police Presence June 11, On Campus ...

Green Movement = Green Bins

June 22, 2018

LACK OF COMPOST DOESN'T ADD UP Garbage and recycling bins are widely available across campus. However, there are only a few compost bins, and they’re all in the same place. In the PUB, bins come in threes, with the green compost bin alongsideu the blue recycling and black garbage containers. Once...

From the Editor

June 22, 2018

Hey guys, it’s me, Connor. The guy from the news briefs, who yelled at you to go give blood that one time. It was last year, you might not remember. I’m also the editor in chief here at the Ebbtide. But this is the last time I’ll be able to say that. And no, it’s not because I’m getting...

Pads, Protests and Partying

June 22, 2018

ASG in Review: Year-End Edition The entirety of SCC’s ASG is about to graduate. As the new guard prepares to take over, it bears the responsibility of having to look at the shoes they intend to fill. According to Yorin Anggari, the current ASG president, the ASG was assembled at the beginn...

Half the Day is Not Enough

June 22, 2018

AN APPEAL FOR LONGER LIBRARY HOURS “Just so you know, the library will close in 10 minutes.” That’s the library staff every night at 7:20 p.m., when I start to send all my documents and browser history from the library computer to my laptop. In these moments, I really wish the library could stay...

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