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May Day Reflections and Photos by NCC Staff

Disclaimer: Each Staff Member speaks for themselves. These are not necessarily the views of the New City Collegian, we strive to remain neutral as a publication. However, each Staff member had their own unique experience on May Day and we believe that it is important that those are represented and expressed. The New City Collegian […]

Faculty Members Feel Sidelined in Humanities Division Re-Org

by Josh Kelety The Humanities and Social Sciences Division (HUM/SS) of Seattle Central’s academic programs is the largest grouping of faculty, classes and students in the entire institution. The massive nature of the division has prompted administrators and faculty to discuss a theoretical reorganization of the division’s managing administrators. Surveys were sent out and options […]

May Day March Begins At SCCC: Ends With Pepper Spray & Flash Bang Grenades

UPDATE 5-3-2013, 4:25pm: The following is the text from an email sent out on behalf of President Paul Killpatrick on May 2nd, 2013. “I want to thank our security staff Adrian Burrage, Hao Hua, and Noah Norfleet for their efforts during last night’s May Day marches. Adrian and Noah did a commendable job leading a […]

Sherman Alexie Event Keeps Attendees Perched At The Edge Of Their Seats

by Grant Livingstone With a meet and greet performance at Capitol Hill’s Egyptian Theater last Wednesday beloved northwest writer Sherman Alexie took to the stage.  He was introduced by students from the American Indian Student Association, as well as Erik Rios, who told a memorable story of holding up a sign at one of Alexie’s […]

Yakima Students of Color Conference: Stereotypes Stop Here, This Is Wine Country

by Paige Allison The weekend of April 11th-13th, over 900 college students (40 from SCCC) from all over Washington gathered for the 23rd Annual Students of Color Conference (SOCC). The conference surprisingly took place in the boonies of south-central Washington, Yakima. It was definitely a change of scenery traveling from wet, gray Seattle, through the […]

It is Record Store Day Every Day in My Heart

by Sheikh Faraaz Yesterday was one of my favorite days of the year. Why, you ask? Because it was Record Store Day. Living in a place like Seattle which is vastly acknowledged for its artistic nature has acquainted me with the immense pleasure of getting habituated to visit record stores. It is one of the […]

Finish Line In Sight For Hansen And Sonics

Finish Line In Sight For Hansen And Sonics

by Grant Livingstone Over the past 883 days, “I’ve been counting” says Chris Hansen, real estate was quietly purchased, investors scouted and the culmination of these efforts now lies in the hands of a soon to retire NBA commissioner (David Stern), a 75 (percent) approval vote from league owners (just 8 of 30 votes would botch the sale), […]

We Will Shock You: In Conversation with HalloQueen

We Will Shock You: In Conversation with HalloQueen

by Sheikh Faraaz If you have lived in Seattle and if you are acquainted with rock ‘n’ roll in our town for at least a few years, the name HalloQueen shouldn’t come as surprise to you. A career spanning over twelve years, these guys aren’t your usual cover band. Known for the exclusivity of one […]

No One Shows Up: Public Hearing for WAC Changes Has Underwhelming Attendance

No One Shows Up: Public Hearing for WAC Changes Has Underwhelming Attendance

by Nate Leese & Alia Marsha We walked into the conference room in the Mitchell activity center several minutes before the opening comments after receiving our information packet, and expected there to be more of the SCCC community attending as about 15 came and went from 3 to 3:50 with 4 speakers. The hearing officer […]

More Potential WAC Changes Coming, And You May Not Like Them

More Potential WAC Changes Coming, And You May Not Like Them

Today, April 9, from 3-4:30 pm in the Mitchell Activity Center the Board of Trustees will be having a hearing regarding upcoming changes to the Washington Administrative Code (WAC) that covers our Community College District. We have, in the right hand corner of the NCC, had an advertisement placed their by the SCCD for just […]