Guided Pathways initiative to assist students pursue majors

By Gustavo Buenrostro The Guided Pathways initiative was the topic of discussion in the open forum on Thursday in the G1 building. Guided Pathways is a framework for students to work under so that they can have a more                                                               …

December 6, 2017
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Annual Major’s Fair bigger success than last year

November 16, 2017

By Gustavo Buenrostro Students engaged in booths during the second annual East Los Angeles College Majors Fair on Thursday in front of the E3 building. All departments had booths and gave information to students about what the department offers. “I am out here just exploring. I want to see what the other majors have to offer,” said Computer Science major Sally Chung. She said that the Major’s Fair is good…

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Effort aside, ‘Destiny 2’ fails to engage

November 15, 2017

By Gustavo Buenrostro An improved story, impressive graphics but hollow content make Destiny 2 a disappointing follow-up to its predecessor. “Destiny 2” did a great job at addressing the “Destiny” community complaints that plagued the first game, one of the biggest being the story. Where the first game had non-engaging story, “Destiny 2” made the effort of telling a story where the player cares about what happens to the character….

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ELAC first school in district to offer Women/Gender Studies degree

By Gustavo Buenrostro East Los Angeles College became the only school in the district to offer a Women/Gender Studies degree and kicked off a celebration on Thursday at the G3 Foyer. The degree was submitted in January of this year and was approved in June, making it the 59th associate degree to be approved. The Women/Gender Studies faculty came up with classes for the 13-class requirement. There are four categories…

November 8, 2017
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The Feature Is Ours Season 2 Episode 9

Campus News presents “The Feature Is Ours” hosted by staff members, and self-proclaimed movie buffs, Anastasia Landeros and Gustavo Buenrostro. On this episode, Gustavo is lukewarm about “Venom” beginning production and Anastasia doesn’t know what she’s talking about.

October 26, 2017
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Latest budget cuts affect student resources on campus: Meeting focuses on budget restoration

by Gustavo Buenrostro Restoring the budget for the computer labs was a topic of discussion at the meeting for student funds held Monday in the G1 administration building. Early in the semester, budget cuts affected labs and other student services, prompting Vice President of Academic Affairs Ruben Arenas to call a meeting to discuss the funding for the labs. Arenas said there may be money in the general or Basic…

October 25, 2017
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The Feature Is Ours Season 2 Episode 8

Campus News presents “The Feature Is Ours” hosted by staff members, and self-proclaimed movie buffs, Anastasia Landeros and Gustavo Buenrostro. On this episode, Anastasia shows her age for “I, Tonya” teaser and Gustavo still has vapors for new “Black Panther” trailer.

October 19, 2017
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Adelante talent show auditions take place this week

By Gustavo Buenrostro The Adelante First Year Experience program is hosting its second annual talent show                     and will be holding auditions today and tomorrow from 3 to 7 p.m. in the G3 foyer. This year if the first year Adelante FYE will be holding auditions for the show. “I think so many students have so much talent. I think (the…

October 18, 2017
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Speaker of sexual trafficking workshop opens up about personal experience

October 18, 2017

By Gustavo Buenrostro Targets of human trafficking and tactics that human traffickers use was the topic of discussion at the Intersection of Domestic Violence and Human Trafficking workshop on Thursday in F5-211. The speaker of the workshop, Lisa Vargas, said human traffickers target physically vulnerable groups of people so that they can overpower them. She said they mostly target runaways, homeless youth and foreigners, but some do go after people…

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Potential lab movement brings tension to meeting

By Gustavo Buenrostro A lack of transparency and miscommunication about lab space was the focus of the meeting held on Wednesday in the G3 Administration building. Department chairs and faculty from the E3 building were upset because they wanted to understand why the modern language and communication lab space was going to be moved. The department chairs from the English, modern language and communications departments, as well as other faculty…

October 12, 2017
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