ELAC’s new president opens Garden

  By Danny Vasquez In his first official appearance as the East Los Angeles College president, Marvin Martinez opens up the ELAC Garden before the first football game of the season on Saturday. Martinez said that the garden will open up future opportunities and support the athletic programs. The garden is located by the score board in Weingart stadium, the ceremony kicked off the first football game of the season…

September 12, 2013
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New president wants to reconnect community

By Liliana Marquez Marvin Martinez assumed his post as the new permanent president last July, two years after former President Ernest Moreno’s retirement. Martinez was named permanent president on Jan.1 by the Los Angeles Community College District Board of Trustees after an extensive search. He was serving as president of Los Angeles Harbor College at the time. A memo from LACCD Chancellor Daniel J. LaVista said, “He brings a wealth…

September 12, 2013
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