‘Hire A Husky’ welcomes new employees

May 9, 2018

By Giselle Palomera LA Youth at Work partnered up with the Los Angeles College Promise Works to provide students with paid summer internships in the entertainment industry, last Thursday at the Hire a Husky career and job fair. East Los Angeles College has partnered up with the Evolve Entertainment Fund through the Career and Workforce Development Center to provide students with paid summer internships in the film, music and TV…

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Career Jobs and Services Center guide students through their goals

By Michael Dominguez Students may sometimes need the guidance for picking a major or getting a job and may need assistance  finding the path to achieve these goals. The East Los Angeles College Career Jobs and Services Center at E1-176  can help with creating resumes profiles and cover letters. The Career center is lead by Janet Huang who helps the students by guiding them to assmements that help find the…

May 3, 2018
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Softball season ends despite positive record

May 2, 2018

By Noe Ortega Husky softball ended its season with a positive 21-17 record, but fell short of making playoffs. East Los Angeles College softball had its best season since the 2013-14 season where they finished 29-11 overall and won the South Coast Conference as well. Since then ELAC has ended its season with negative records like 15-21, 17-21 and 18-22. Out of the 21 players on this season’s roster, 11…

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Badminton prepares for individual tournament

May 2, 2018

By Noe Ortega Husky badminton ended its regular season with a double-header away win against Compton City College 12-3 and 13-2 last Wednesday. Although the Huskies ended their season strong, Compton was the only school that East Los Angeles College was able to defeat out of the three other teams faced. Due to ELAC’s late arrival, both teams agreed to play up to 15 points instead of 21. The Huskies…

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Husky baseball aims toward playoffs

May 2, 2018

By Jerry Flores Husky baseball won its second game of a three-game series against Mount  San Antonio College at home on Thursday 7-4. East Los Angeles College will faceoff  Saddleback College in a three-game series on Friday and Saturday away in the California Community College Athletics Association Southern California Regional post season. The Huskies ended their season 13-9 in the South Coast Conference North-play and 23-17 overall. In the bottom…

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Delloro Program dedicated to social justice

May 2, 2018

By Michael Dominguez The Delloro program is a two-year program for a transfer degree in Social Justice. The program is run by professor Raeanna Gleason, the director of the program. Gleason has also gotten help from history professor Michael Collings and sociology professor Eileen Ie, to create the program. “In this program, students will learn to to become powerful scholars, community organizers and advocates for social justice,” Gleason said. Within…

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Photographer finds passion, work presented at VPAM

May 2, 2018

By Eddie Mike Garcia Some persons land that great job early in life, while others take more time to find that rewarding career, just like Rafael Cardenas did for himself. Cardenas worked several jobs over many years before he found his passion in photography. He  currently has an exhibit of photographs at the Vincent Price Museum for the next  three months. Cardenas was born in Mexico in the 1970s and…

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New dance concert playing soon

May 2, 2018

By Cristal Gomez East Los Angeles College Let’s Dance Company will present the 13th Repertoire Dance Concert on May 18 at 7p.m. This year the Repertoire Dance Concert will have various performances such as jazz, hip-hop, contemporary and modern dance. The performance will be directed by Kimberly Rabins. Each piece will have a different cast. “There will be 18 dancers from the Let’s Dance Company who will be performing 12…

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Speech aims to inform students of queer inclusivity

By Andrew Ayala Jose M. Aguilar-Hernandez, Ph.D., gave a speech on queer people of color to close out East Los Angeles College and Los Angeles Community College District’s first pride week on April 26 at the S2 recital hall. Hernandez is an Assistant Professor of Ethnic and Women’s Studies Department in the College of Education and Integrative Studies at Cal Poly Pomona. He constantly has conversations with and of queer…

May 2, 2018
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Environmental Design students construct portable shelters

May 2, 2018

By Vicky Nguyen Environmental Design 102 students presented functional portable shelters they designed in the E-3 quad on Thursday. Juan Pablo Onate, who works at the architecture office Adept and a former East Los Angeles College Architecture student, was part of a design jury that gave critique of the shelters’ designs. “I’d like to have one of these if I were homeless,” Onate said. Students were assigned a task to…

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