Students balance parenting and online classes during pandemic

The world quickly caved in on many East Los Angeles College students who balance their time between coursework and children due to pandemic. Maria Fernanda Rodriguez, 24, like many parents, copes with the little free time she can get. Between cooking breakfast, and logging in to her zoom sessions, lunchtime quickly approaches and she is back in the kitchen to make a meal.

December 3, 2020
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Paying COVID-19 college fees ridiculous

September 30, 2020

Colleges and universities are throwing more weight on their students by charging them extra fees during the pandemic.
COVID-19 has caused colleges all over the country to embrace virtual learning.
Some students may be stressing with this new way of learning, but they’re also stressing about tuition and fees.

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Reopening schools makes sense

The reopening of on-campus classes benefits everyone.
The year 2020 has been unprecedented, to say the least, and has impacted mostly everyone’s normal routine. One of the oddest circumstances this year has been the closure of the majority of schools.

September 30, 2020
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Recruiters prey on students

We’ve all seen the military recruitment tables set up on campus. They come in full fatigues, set up where they will find the most students, usually by the library, and lie in wait. They promise a simpler way than taking classes, getting a degree and hoping for a steady career afterward. They promise money. They even promise the ability to finish school while still in the military and receiving paid…

December 2, 2019
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