LA Street Festival brings triple threat

September 25, 2019

Sports fans watched fast-paced three-on-three basketball while esports fans watched Super Smash Brothers Ultimate players compete on Friday and Saturday at the Los Angeles Street Festival. The event was created in partnership between the LA Times and the International Basketball Federation, FIBA. It is a callback to the original name the association started with, and its role is to govern international competition in basketball. The LA Street Festival had a variety of booths, half-court areas for play and even a section for an esports tournament.

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New electronic voting improvements coming 2020 elections

September 25, 2019

The Los Angeles County Clerk’s office has completely overhauled the voting system in the county and will implement the changes for the 2020 presidential election. These changes are part of efforts to increase voter turnout and were announced last Tuesday at a meeting held by the Clerk’s office, the Women’s studies department and the East Los Ángeles college students for political awareness and advocacy, ELAC Students for Political Awareness and Advocacy, ESPAA club. Changes include longer voting periods for certain polling areas and consolidated elections. Voters will also be able to make use of the Voter Solution for All People, a newly developed electronic ballot system.

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NetTutor arrives at ELAC

September 18, 2019

By Melisa Valenzuela Free help is a click away for new and returning students in the Los Angeles Community College District through the NetTutor online tutoring service. Tutoring is available for English, Math, English as a Second Language, Statistics and First Year Experience classes. Twenty-four with in-person tutoring during regular campus hours throughout the year, because we want our students to succeed and to have the best higher education experience…

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