Student ambassador helps undocumented students

Katya Alvarado is the scholar ambassador of the DRC, and her function as an ambassador of the DRC is an advocate for undocumented students on campus.
The Dream Resource Center provides assistance to AB-540 / SB 68 petitions, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals renewals, California Dream Act, Extended Opportunities Programs & Services, scholarships, referrals to counseling and other supportive services and resources available to students on and off campus.

October 3, 2020
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Important dates for Fall 2020 Students

East Los Angeles College’s Fall 2020 classes have started, and students should be aware of some important dates. Classes that meet for less than 16 weeks have different add and drop dates. For information on these classes, the ELAC website suggests checking student’s information portals. The following table has information on adding and dropping classes that are 16 weeks in length.

September 3, 2020
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Former ELAC student, journalism adviser retires

June 3, 2020

Professor Sylvia Rico-Sanchez has given her all as a journalism professor and Campus News co-advisor throughout her career giving praise to East Los Angeles College. At the end of the Spring 2020 semester Rico-Sanchez will be retiring after 35 years of service to ELAC students and the community.

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Beaches should be avoided to get through pandemic

May 5, 2020

The beach is a place where we can go and enjoy the ocean breeze and create summer memories with the ones we enjoy being with but now is not the time to do that, we should continue to stay home and defeat Covid-19 so that we as people can create new summer memories.

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Vice series explores Chris Benoit story

Courtesy of Vice
April 14, 2020

While there has been a sports shutdown due to COVID-19, the only sport that has continued during the shutdown is professional wrestling. The companies World Wrestling Entertainment and All Elite Wrestling have been doing live shows without audiences and giving people entertainment to enjoy at home.

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Staying fit still possible while stuck indoors

By Sonny Tapia Working out, to some, is difficult enough with squats, bench presses and dead-lifts, but now the COVID-19 pandemic closed all gyms, making it harder. Avid gym goers were left wondering what to do once it was  announced that all gyms would be shutting down operations. Although the gyms are closed, this does not mean people cannot stay in shape during quarantine. There are multiple outlets to teach…

April 8, 2020
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