El Camino College Union

Observing local college’s financial aid allocations

By Kealoha Noguchi

December 6, 2018

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The cost of living continues to rise as does the cost of attending college. The expenses of living and going to school have a great impact on college students. One common factor that usually determines whether a student attends...

Academic Senate discuss educational policies for student conduct

By Kevin Caparoso

December 5, 2018

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Student conduct was a major discussion during the Academic Senate meeting before presenting the 2018 Adjunct Faculty Award on Dec. 4.The Academic Senate read through a revision of Board Policy 5500 which is the Standards of Studen...

Academic Senate Meeting discusses the funding oversight from ASB to ASO

By Roseana Martinez

November 25, 2018

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The proposal to move funding oversight from ASB to ASO was announced during the Academic Senate meeting at El Camino College in the Distance Education Room on Tuesday, Nov. 20 from 12:30 to 2 p.m.This proposition will give ASO,...

Board of Trustees meeting addresses the escalated cost for sign language interpreters

By Giselle Morales

November 20, 2018

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The remaining plan for having two sign language interpreters to accompany students with hearing impairments in the classroom was discussed during the Board of Trustees meeting Monday, Nov. 19 in the Alondra Room. The Special...

College Night takes place at El Camino

By Roseana Martinez

November 15, 2018

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Students gathered at El Camino, Wednesday, Nov. 14, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. in the East Dining Room for College Night to learn about everything being offered.From having donuts with the deans to cookies with the counselors, students ...

Wildfire relief funds started to assist EC and Northern California students, faculty, and staff

By Alexa Kinoshita

November 14, 2018

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Deadly wildfires surged across Northern and Southern California, affecting hundreds of people living in the Los Angeles, Ventura, and Butte County areas this past weekend. One of the wildfires occurring in Paradise, Californi...

Students stuck in Humanities building elevator due to power outage

By Fernando Haro

November 14, 2018

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Three El Camino College students are safe after being stuck in a Humanities Building elevator due to a power outage on Wednesday.The students came out of the elevator anxious and nervous at what had occurred.The students attempt...

Union newspaper staff wins multiple awards in regional and national competitions for Fall 2017 and Spring 2018 semester

By Esteban Mendez

November 13, 2018

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The El Camino College newspaper, The Union, and its staff, won multiple awards for their work in the previous fall and spring semesters including second place for Newspaper of the Year. The Union staff members from the previous...

Academic Senate discusses changes to policy on overlapping enrollments and changing astronomy faculty qualifications

By Esteban Mendez

November 7, 2018

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The Academic Senate met on Tuesday, Nov. 6 to review proposed changes to the current policy of how EC handles overlapping student enrollments as well as changing the qualifications to be hired in the Astronomy department. The changes p...

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