Elans learn about budget policies

By William Pasillas Elans were shown how the recent cuts and policies affect our standard of education at the Political Awareness Day event held in the auditorium’s foyer. Attendees were informed about how severe the cuts are and what they can do to stop or prevent further cuts. A banner was placed on the wall that read “46 dollars per unit = 552 full time WHATS NEXT.” Reflecting the recent decision…

May 16, 2012

California Dream Act signed, becomes law

By Edgar Lopez The second half of the California Dream Act was signed by Governor Jerry Brown last Saturday, which allows undocumented students to receive state financial aid starting 2013. Assembly Bill 131, which was more difficult for the Senate to pass than the first bill, AB 130, allows students to apply for and receive financial aid, tuition fee waivers and Cal-Grants if they meet certain requirements. This would take…

October 12, 2011