Sheriff’s station raises funds for faculty member

By Cardling Del Real The East Los Angeles College Sheriff’s and Athletics Departments held a fundraiser at the Sheriff Station on Wednesday. The fundraiser was to help raise money for Athletics Assistant Hector Guzman’s parents and aunt who died in a fatal traffic accident over the weekend. All the proceeds from the fundraiser are going toward funeral cost. Claire Floria said the Sheriff’s Department, herself included, put the fundraiser together in…

May 23, 2015

Bike thefts plague ELAC

By Julianne Obregon and Cardling Del Real The Sheriff’s Department is working on a plan to help eliminate bike thefts occurring on campus. Team Leader Deputy William Dunkin said the campus has had two or three more bikes stolen over the last six months from different handrails. Deputy Jessie Martinez said that a bike was stolen Feb. 18 between the G and H buildings. The bicycle was not secured onto…

March 4, 2015

ELAC website receives update

By Cardling Del Real, Jesus Figueroa and Stephanie Garibay East Los Angeles College launched a new website design on the first day of the spring 2015 semester. This new layout is the first upgrade since 2010. ELAC’s Public Information Officer Alejandro Guzmán said that the choice to launch the site on the first day of classes was made so it would not interrupt registration for the majority of the students….

March 2, 2015

Speech team starts competitive season with wins, top awards

By Cardling del Real & Jesus Figueroa The East Los Angeles College Speech Team competed at Grossmont College in El Cajon, east of San Diego, on Nov. 15 and 16 and a total of 19 Elans earned awards at the tournament. The team is ranked second among colleges as a team, after recently competing in two tournaments in November. The team started its winning season in late October. To start off…

November 19, 2014

CTE fair helps direct students’ futures

By Jade Inglada A variety of department career information and clubs were available to students during the Career and Technical Education Fair last Wednesday in the S2 and P2 quad. The Office of Workforce Education and Associated Student Union hosted the CTE Fair. The purpose of the fair was to offer information to students on the different path options available at East Los Angeles College. This could be achieved by…

October 29, 2014