Artist’s walkthrough for Hoy Space this Monday at VPAM

By Sergio Berrueta Artist Roya Falahi will be leading an artist walk-through this Monday at the Vincent Price Art Museum. The artist walkthrough will be held at Hoy Space with Falahi giving background on the art that is on display from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. VPAM is closed on Mondays, but for will be open for this artist walkthrough. Hoy Space: Roya Falahi runs from Dec. 6. The walkthrough…

October 11, 2014
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Animation Club to fundraise at Pasadena Art Walk

By Sergio Berrueta ELAC”S Animation Club will be at Pasadena ARTWalk this Saturday, Oct. 11 to raise funds. The Animation Club will be selling hand-made prints created by club members in order to fund the club. The club will be in attendance from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Pasadena ARTWalk is located in the Playhouse District from Colorado Blvd. to El Molino Ave. in Pasadena. For more information on the…

October 10, 2014
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Main Campus Construction Alert

By Jesus Figueroa The construction crew on the East Los Angeles College main campus will be pouring concrete on Oct. 7 and 14 beginning at 3 a.m. and ending at 9 a.m. Their truck will access the construction site by entering and exiting on Collegian, using the roadway north of the S2 building. ELAC students should make time for delays making their way to class during those times.

October 1, 2014
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Scheduled Data Center shutdown causes system remodeling problems

By Sergio Berrueta The LACCD Data Center is underwent a shutdown this past weekend after a cooling system failure last Wednesday. The shutdown occured from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Two recent failures have occurred during a 24-Hour period, causing engineers to manually reset the system. This has caused the planned remodeling of the LACCD to be investigated. Services that were shutdown including the Student Information Service, library services such…

September 25, 2014
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Banned Books Week highlights controversial, challenged books

September 25, 2014

By Sergio Berrueta Banned Books Week, which runs from Sept. 21 to 27, celebrated works of literature that have been challenged or banned by local libraries. Books such as “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou, “To Kill A Mockingbird” by Harper Lee and the “Harry Potter” series by J.K. Rowling are a select few of the overall 100 list of books challenged for removal in the…

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Limited water supply areas to be shutoff due to construction

By Sergio Berrueta East Los Angeles College’s water supply will be shutoff in the E7, F7 and E9 buildings tomorrow at 6 a.m. This temporary shutdown is to allow the water supply to be connected to the new bookstore building that is currently under construction. “Restrooms will be available in the D5, G8 & G9 (buildings). Signs will be posted,” Abel Rodriguez, Facilities Director, said in an e-mail earlier today….

August 13, 2014
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Mother of ELAC student crashes car into gate

May 24, 2013

By David Rios   The mother of a student at East Los Angeles College drove her car into the back entrance gate of Weingart Stadium last Wednesday around 8 a.m. The woman decided to drop off her son along the back entrance into the school. The back entrance into the disabled parking lot was often used by parents as a student drop-off, however due to the ongoing construction there has…

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SASA FORUM news brief

By Gabrielle Osei Join the Students Against Substance Abuse (SASA) Forum this Friday May 3rd at 9am in the Elac G3 Theater as Guest Speaker Dr. Darryl Inaba; Associate Professor of Pharmacology at UC San Francisco Medical School discusses the brain and addictions. This forum is free for all students and geared towards those who have dealt with or knows someone who has dealt with addictive disorders and substance abuse….

April 30, 2013
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