ELAC music artist sells music on iTunes

By Mannie Miguel Multi-talented artist Nico Curiel, better known as Profesor Galactico, is on a mission to make a name for himself. At the age of 14, Curiel got his first drum set and has not looked back on his music career. He attended East Los Angeles College in Winter 2008 and stopped coming since Fall 2009. He had to put his education on hold due to financial reasons, but…

May 22, 2013

Artist talks about life in Cuba

By Cristina Galvan & Mannie Miguel   Guest speaker Carlos Enrique Prado Herrera used humor in his art to show the hardships of growing up in communist-ruled Cuba while talking to students last Wednesday in the S2 building. According to Prado, from 1992 through 1997 Cubans lived in deep crisis and did not have food, electricity or other basic necessities. In 1994, at the age of 16, Prado had his…

March 19, 2013

Honey Badger cafe offers good snacks

  By Mannie Miguel   The Honey Badger Cafe is a modern upbeat, yet casual place for anyone to go for a snack or to study. Driving down Main St. in East Los Angeles, it is hard to notice where the cafe is located at, as it seems like it is in the middle of a bunch of different stores. Walking into the cafe the exterior does not match the…

March 5, 2013