The Ebbtide

Here’s What SCC is Saying About Summer Classes

Yita Rivera, Design Director

June 12, 2020

Students considering the prospect of taking a summer course or two have a number of important aspects to consider. Here is some inside perspective that you can use to educate yourself and others on the pros and cons of summer classes. Jeff Cromwell Cromwell is a professor of automotive technology spec...

Financial Problems at SCC Date Back 6 Years

Financial Problems at SCC Date Back 6 Years

Juan Páez and Joshua Groom

June 12, 2020

For the past six years, SCC has netted losses every year as a result of increases in administrative staff along with planned overspending and understaffing in a key financial department. The college did not publicly acknowledge the financial losses until March 2019. SCC’s financial department is 30-50% small...

Double Exposure: “My Dinner with Andre” (1981)

Double Exposure:

Nova Clark, Editor-In-Chief

June 12, 2020

To appreciate “My Dinner with Andre,” to its fullest, you should begin by leaving your expectations at the door. All you need know is its seemingly simple premise: Two modern-day playwrights have a conversation at a Manhattan restaurant, where virtually the entire film takes place. But it’s no...

Tasty Toast: Grilled Steak Sandwiches

Tasty Toast: Grilled Steak Sandwiches

Yita Rivera, Design Director

June 12, 2020

Summer is about to begin and most people are tired of being trapped in the house, making it a perfect chance to get out of the house and do some grilling. Here are a variety of grilled steak sandwiches to make throughout the week.   Grilled Steak Sandwiches Servings: 6   One 3 pound grilled london broil steak ...

ASG In Review — June 12, 2020

Juan Páez, News Editor

June 12, 2020

The Associated Student Government (ASG) is holding board meetings through Zoom for the rest of the spring quarter. As usual, meetings are held every other monday, and students are welcome to join to voice concerns or speak to their representatives. This meeting was held on June 1 and was the last meet...

Review: ‘The Vast of Night’ Rekindles Fascination for the Unknown

Nova Clark, Editor-In-Chief

June 12, 2020

Some of my earliest memories involve dining at Mr. Bills, a 1950s-themed restaurant in the Broadview neighborhood which sat just off of Aurora Avenue. Its onslaught of pink neon and Americana decor had a strong impression on me. Meanwhile, I knew the nearby Bitter Lake once housed Playland, a long-...

Some Sports Begin Resuming After COVID-19

Some Sports Begin Resuming After COVID-19

Ed Strong, Sports Editor

June 12, 2020

As the U.S. hits its three-month mark without team sports, there is finally light at the end of the tunnel. A few individual sports have been able to resume action after a couple of months off, such as auto racing, horse racing and golf. As far as team sports go, a number of countries that had ini...

Falcon 9 Launch Summary: What you Need to Know

Nova Clark, Editor-In-Chief

June 12, 2020

It was a historic weekend for human spaceflight. On Saturday, May 30, SpaceX launched NASA astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley en route to the International Space Station (ISS) in the first manned launch from U.S. soil since the shuttle program was discontinued in 2011. The goal of the...

In The Know: Virus Basics and COVID-19

In The Know: Virus Basics and COVID-19

Willow Strey, Business Manager

June 12, 2020

In the midst of the current medical emergency, the word “virus” has become charged. Viruses have become an almost personified evil, and misinformation on how to confront them continues to prove dangerous. For these reasons, it is important to understand what a virus actually is and how it interacts ...

The Ebbtide Bids Farewell to Departing Staff

Nova Clark, Editor-In-Chief

June 12, 2020

The Ebbtide wishes to acknowledge the work and achievements of three of its departing staff members. News Editor Juan Paez, Business Manager Willow Strey and Arts and Entertainment Editor Zoe Plattner will be leaving at the end of spring quarter. Strey debuted and wrote the science column “In...

SpaceX’s Falcon 9 Launch: A Summary of Events

A successful liftoff for Falcon 9. Photo: SpaceX

Nova Clark, Editor-in-Chief

June 2, 2020

It was a historic weekend for human spaceflight. On Saturday, May 30, SpaceX launched NASA astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley en route to the International Space Station (ISS) in the first manned launch from U.S. soil since the Space Shuttle program was discontinued in 2011. The goal ...

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