QSA raises awareness

By Danny Vasquez It seems these days as though the use of the word “gay” is used in a negative way when coming out of student’s mouths around East Los Angeles College. Students use slang when speaking among each other. These days, the phrase “that’s so gay” is really popular. When students use the phrase “that’s so gay” they are using it in a negative way  to explain the emotion of…

October 11, 2012

Students participate in Day of Silence

By Jorge Lopez Joyful members of the Queer-Straight Alliance gathered last Thursday at the center of the Husky Bowl, located between the E5 and E3 buildings, in observance of a Day of Silence. “The Day of Silence is a nation-wide event,” said club President Carmen Meza.  It is a national youth movement bringing attention to the silence faced by Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgendered people, and those who support them….

April 25, 2012