California Congresswoman Judy Chu and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi held a discussion at East Los Angeles College last Tuesday entirely focused on health care. ELAC students and faculty from the Nursing Department were invited to the not widely known event. The emphasis was on the Affordable Care Act, public charge and reducing the prices of prescription drugs.
Dr. Michelle Cheang, dean at East Los Angeles College’s South Gate campus, and a committee are working to create a more focused class schedule for the spring semester.
East Los Angeles College is great for having two campuses, but the South Gate campus needs to offers more classes. They need to offer a variety of course.
East Los Angeles College president Marvin Martinez began the last Academic Senate meeting of the semester by announcing plans to resign from his position. His last official day of work is June 14.
ELAC couldn’t comeback after crushing loss to conference team Chaffey Community college 6-9. ELAC’s defense was a brick wall early in this game allowing no runs in the first three innings.
The financial struggle is real, relationships just as much grades are important in college life, and nothing yells out “college life” like being broke and questioning everything you thought you knew. Balancing a dating life along with your budget is no easy task.
Marco Lopez is a philosophy major and was a founding member of a record label/cassette tape cooperative while attending community college.
Agustin Barros’ time at East Los Angeles College opened many opportunities in soccer and education.
Barros, 21, is an international student from Santiago, Chile.
The Chamber Chorale of East Los Angeles College partnered with the the Choir of St. Bede to deliver a graceful performance of W.A. Mozart’s “The Requiem K 626” on Saturday.
Martie Mendoza and Rachel Peralta from the East Los Angeles College club, Performance East, will host the East Fringe Festival on June 7.