Grievances expressed to IT committee

By Gustavo Buenrostro Faculty, staff and students had a chance to air their grievances with the Los Angeles Community College District last Wednesday during the Ad Hoc Committee on information technology meeting at East Los Angeles College. IT becoming a stabilized resource will serve as a launching point to address other issues and will take up to seven years to complete. “We need to provide services in our campuses before…

October 11, 2018
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Podcast: The Feature Is Ours Season 3 Episode 3

October 9, 2018

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 and Gustavo go into the the spiderverse and pitch James Gunn to Warner Bros.

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Campus News staff win awards at regional write-offs

October 4, 2018

By Gustavo Buenrostro East Los Angeles College Campus News won four awards at the Journalism Association of Community Colleges’ SoCal Conference on Sept. 29 at California State University, Fullerton. The awards won were for the On the Spot competition, which is when community college journalists compete in competitions at the conference. The winners were Andrew Ayala, Kevin Camargo, Melody Ortiz and Julie Santiago. Santiago won first place in News Photo….

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ELAC student dies after attack

October 3, 2018

According to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, the assailant fled after stabbing the victim multiple times in the head and chest area.

The police apprehended 27 year old Manuel Ortiz Jr. on April 12th on suspicion of the assault.

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The Feature Is Ours Season 3 Episode 2

Campus News presents “The Feature Is Ours” hosted by staff members, and self-proclaimed movie buffs, Anastasia Landeros and Gustavo Buenrostro. On this episode, its the Anastasia episode featuring Gustavo talking wizards, poppins and angels, oh my.

September 25, 2018
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‘Iron Fist’ knows kung fu now

September 20, 2018

By Gustavo Buenrostro With improved fight scenes and a focused story, “Iron Fist” season two is a huge step up from the previous season and shows potential to stand on its own. “Iron Fist” season two picks up after the events of “The Defenders” where Danny Rand, played by Finn Jones, as the Iron Fist is fulfilling a promise he made to protect New York City. But Danny’s decision to…

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The Feature Is Ours Season 3 Episode 1

Campus News presents “The Feature Is Ours” hosted by staff members, and self-proclaimed movie buffs, Anastasia Landeros and Gustavo Buenrostro. On this episode, the dynamic duo are back and they are here to talk about the Oscars, Henry Cavill’s chiseled jaw and their thoughts on the “Captain Marvel” trailer.

September 18, 2018
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‘Scream’ changes horror genre

May 2, 2018

By Gustavo Buenrostro Wes Craven’s “Scream” turned the horror/ slasher genre on its head and become a staple in horror. “Scream” is a film about a serial killer going off and killing unsuspecting teenagers. The premise is the same as any other horror film. The difference, however, is in the execution of the film. Most films before “Scream” would advertise a certain actor or actress for their films as the…

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Slasher horror films becoming outdated

By Gustavo Buenrostro John Carpenter’s “Halloween” was one of the first films to be considered a slasher and set trends that caused the genre’s downfall. Many of the horror tropes and clichés stem from “Halloween” that most horror film since then still exessive use. One of the most annoying clichés that came from “Halloween” is the jump scare. The scene starts off with a character going into a creepy house….

April 25, 2018
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