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Events Calendar

Kirk Meyers, News Editor November 6, 2020

Multicultural Center Gametime 4:30 – 5:30 p.m., Nov 6; SCC Discord server The Multicultural Center is hosting an online game session for students to enjoy after a long week of schoolwork. Campus Budget...

ASG In Review - Oct. 19, 2020

ASG In Review – Oct. 19, 2020

Kirk Meyers, News Editor October 23, 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. Students are welcome to join to voice...

SCC President Cheryl Roberts addresses staff in a Dec. 5, 2019 budget meeting, prior to the pandemic. Those meetings led up to an initial round of $2.3 million cuts. Photo from file.

SCC Braces for Third Round of Layoffs Amid COVID Shortfall

Joshua Groom, Copy Editor October 9, 2020
The cuts come amid a statewide budget shortfall caused by revenue lost to the COVID-19 pandemic. In addition to the elimination of 11% of faculty positions, administrative and classified staff may see roughly 7% and 8% cuts, respectively.
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...

SCC Announces Budget Cuts, Layoffs at Board of Trustees Meeting

SCC Announces Budget Cuts, Layoffs at Board of Trustees Meeting

Juan Páez January 24, 2020

SCC's Board of Trustees expressed regret over layoffs at their Jan 22 meeting. (Photo by Lance Allegro / The Ebbtide) SCC’s budget review process is almost over, and the administration has announced...

Bachelor’s Program Delayed

Joshua Groom November 22, 2019

Dental Hygiene Takes a Backseat SCC’s plans to implement a Baccalaureate in Applied Science in Dental Hygiene (BAS-DH) have been delayed. The process was put on hold due to “competing priorities,...

SCC Budget Crisis Shakes Administration

SCC Budget Crisis Shakes Administration

Juan Páez May 6, 2019

KEY FIGURES REVEAL MONETARY REALITY SCC’s finances are a cause of growing concern amongst faculty, staff and the student body, with the administration exploring solutions such as raising tuition...

Lack of Transparency at SCC Budget Meeting

Lack of Transparency at SCC Budget Meeting

Juan Páez March 16, 2019

FACULTY RAISES MAJOR CONCERNS SCC officials recently held a meeting and an open forum in order to address the school’s budget and uphold transparency with its faculty and employees. SCC President...

Help is Here

Teshan Laucirica December 2, 2018

MAKE THE MOST OF SCC'S BENEFITS HUB The rent on your apartment went up again, your ORCA card is running low on funds and your bank account is dwindling faster than the quarter is progressing. You...

Hostess Gifts That Won’t Break the Bank

Elizabeth Joyce December 2, 2018

“Hostess” gifts are something thoughtful to bring to a gathering or party and makes a good first impression when you don’t know the host or hostess well. Consider one of the following gifts that...

Instant Noodle Recipes for the Winter

Natasha Sidik December 2, 2018

LEVEL UP YOUR COLLEGE FOOD STAPLE Being a college student means constantly shuffling between homework deadlines while trying to keep every other aspect of life from falling apart. It doesn’t help that...

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