Asynchronous classes alter student experiences

March 11, 2021

By: Raymond Nava Due to the COVID-19, classes at East Los Angeles College went fully remote on March of 2020. However, classes would take on two forms.  Some classes are synchronous, which are online classes where most of the time feature lectures done through zoom, and some are asynchronous, which feature no zoom lectures or face to face interactions. This can be a disadvantage for students who have difficulty with…


The Math Advancement Program benefits ELAC students

By Luis Marquez   The Math Advancement Program (MAP) is a relatively new at East Los Angeles College. It is spearheaded by math professors Gabriel Castro, Ruben Arenas and Rahim Faradineh. This program allows students to take two of the basic math classes that are required to be able to transfer in one semester. Students take one class during the first half of the sixteen week semester and if they…

June 5, 2013