Latest budget cuts affect student resources on campus: Learning Assistance Center takes hit

By Jorge Vasquez The Learning Assistance Center in E3-280 had its budget cut at the start of the year. The center is now struggling to hire tutors said Learning Assistance Center and Language Lab Director Amanda Ryan-Romo. The center helps students become independent learners through one-on-one or group tutoring sessions and offers sessions for multiple subjects such as Math, English, Life Science and other college-level courses. Romo said that the…

October 25, 2017

Construction at East Los Angeles College undergoes important changes

By Maria Isidoro Construction at East Los Angeles College is undergoing major changes with the addition of three new buildings. ELAC President Marvin Martinez said that two of the buildings will be available for use fall 2015. The Student Success and Retention Center at the center of the campus, will stand at five stories and contain about 130,000 square feet. β€œWhen this building is completed, it will be the largest…

September 17, 2014

Learning Center offers Elans tutoring opportunities

By Ashley Leon The Learning Assistance Center offers many subjects to tutor people and has been a place I have benefited from in my time here at East Los Angeles College. Not only are they attentive to student needs, but also give a full hour of one-on-one tutoring. Most centers offer one subject to focus on with groups to tutor at a time. Only a half-an-hour of tutoring per session…

May 16, 2014