El Camino College The Union

How a finger infection helped me appreciate the little things

By Fernando Haro

November 13, 2019

It looks gross. What if they cut it off? Can I touch it?As the bright, fluorescent hospital lights shone against my face, I wondered if I would ever have mobility in my left hand again.The IV jabbed into my right forearm incapa...

From childhood to adulthood, how journalism became my passion

By Patrick Ezewiro

November 13, 2019

As children we often dream of what career paths we'll take in the future, but as we get older sometimes that decision becomes more difficult.Throughout my early childhood a vision of mine was to be an actor. It was a simple ca...

Campus Viewpoints: Favorite Holiday Dish

By Jose Tobar

November 11, 2019

With the holidays in full swing, The Union staff asked students what their favorite holiday dish is.Gema Vera, 52, English major“Christmas is one of the holidays most special to me during the year because of our family ...

Campus Viewpoints: Favorite Song

By Logan Tahlier

November 8, 2019

Music can be used as an outlet for many people. It can be used as a stress reliever, a mood booster, or even something to keep people company when they're 'Workin' Day and Night', so The Union staff asked students what their fa...

Working with the special needs community made me a better person

By Cameron Woods

October 23, 2019

Time expired and the game was officially over. Our first attempt playing softball competitively as a team ended with two tough losses, placing fourth in the tournament. Despite the losses, everyone’s heads were held high...

Campus Viewpoints: Halloween Plans

By Jose Tobar

October 21, 2019

With Halloween right around the corner, The Union asked students what their plans were for Halloween and if they were planning on dressing up.Angelica Gladin, 21, communication studies major“I’m going to be having a scary movie night at my...

Campus Viewpoints: Rising Gas Prices

By David Rondthaler

October 18, 2019

Gas prices have been on the rise over the past few weeks so The Union asked students what their thoughts were on the recent spike in prices.Sergio Hernandez, 18, biology major"Gas is getting really expensive and it came out of ...

Campus Viewpoints: What stresses you out as a college student?

By Molly Cochran

October 11, 2019

Violet Howes, 20, music major “I guess the compilation of homework and parking," Howes said. "The homework stresses me out because I strive to be a straight A student, so if I forget to do an assignment or I do the bare minimum, ...

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