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….


Elans return victorious from IAM3D Challenge

By Juan Ramirez Alex Zaragoza and Chris Aguayo returned home victorious after landing second place in the Innovative Additive Manufacturing 3D Challenge (IAM3D) finals held in Montreal, Canada. They were awarded a certificate and a $500 stipend and recognition for being the only community college participants in this project against universities. The team was the only community college competing against 22 different students from around the world. “I felt honored…

December 8, 2014

Former Elans to participate in Red Bull Flutag

By Jesus Figueroa East Los Angeles College Red Rock Rovers is one of the few hispanic teams, and the only community college team, competing at the Red Bull Flugtag on Sept. 21. The team is hard at work finalizing their design for a human-powered aircraft to enter in the competition in Long Beach. The Flugtag is a human-powered flying craft competition, which for the first time will simultaneously be held …

September 18, 2013