El Camino College The Union

Omar Rashad
Omar Rashad is the Editor-in-Chief at The Union. He has covered everything from local breaking news and state legislation to homelessness and education and is most interested in reporting on how religion and culture play into the lived experiences of minorities in the United States.

Omar Rashad, The Union Editor-in-Chief

Apr 21, 2020
Letter from the editor: We’re launching a newsletter (Story)
Apr 20, 2020
As coronavirus cases surpass 12,000 in LA County, students navigate racial disparities, information and safety (Story)
Apr 15, 2020
‘We could be in this situation in the spring’: Chancellor says prepare for classes to remain online (Story)
Mar 24, 2020
Officials confirm first COVID-19 case at El Camino College (Story)
Mar 20, 2020
Letter from the Editor: We’re still here and we’re still writing (Story)
Mar 17, 2020
Classes moved online for rest of spring semester and summer session (Story)
Mar 17, 2020
8 new coronavirus cases in cities near El Camino College (Story)
Mar 15, 2020
Health expert, students react to COVID-19 pandemic: ‘I’m so tired of the coronavirus’ (Story)
Mar 14, 2020
LACCD extends online classes until end of spring 2020 semester (Story)
Mar 13, 2020
The Union is covering coronavirus. Here’s how to keep up (Story)
Mar 12, 2020
Sporting events canceled due to COVID-19 concerns (Story)
Mar 12, 2020
Coronavirus concerns force classes to go online (Story)
Mar 09, 2020
COVID-19 Task Force institutes ban on nonessential travel (Story)
Feb 19, 2020
Following rumors of removing cats, public emphasizes importance of felines on campus (Story)
Dec 06, 2019
Inglewood: a Gentrifying City (Story)
Nov 25, 2019
Police Beat Nov. 11 to Nov. 17 (Story)
Nov 22, 2019
Counseling appointments can now be reserved at 9 a.m. instead of midnight (Story)
Nov 14, 2019
Staying awake past midnight: students navigate the process of getting academic counseling (Story)
Nov 14, 2019
New food truck replaces Peet’s Coffee on campus (Story)
Nov 14, 2019
Police Beat Nov. 4 to Nov. 10 (Story)
Nov 14, 2019
Police Beat Oct. 28 to Nov. 3 (Story)
Nov 08, 2019
Police Beat Oct. 21 to Oct. 27 (Story)
Oct 29, 2019
Student organization still deciding budget for homecoming activities three weeks before events, officials say (Story)
Oct 24, 2019
Police Beat Oct. 14 to Oct. 20 (Story)
Oct 16, 2019
Police Beat Oct. 7 to Oct. 13 (Story)
Oct 16, 2019
Batteries stolen from four cars on campus, police say (Story)
Oct 15, 2019
Getting ready for the big one: Drill to prepare Californians for earthquakes (Story)
Oct 07, 2019
Police Beat Sept. 30 to Oct. 6 (Story)
Oct 07, 2019
Police Beat Sept. 23 to Sept. 29 (Story)
Oct 02, 2019
Annual report reveals rise in reported drug-related arrests of non-students (Story)
Oct 01, 2019
Intoxicated student found lying on floor, police say (Story)
Sep 24, 2019
Police Beat Sept. 16 to Sept. 22 (Story)
Sep 17, 2019
Police Beat Sept. 9 to Sept. 15 (Story)
Sep 17, 2019
Students may be elligible for academic renewal after one year with new policy change (Story)
Sep 11, 2019
Bill that gives homeless students place to sleep is ‘weakened’ by amendments (Story)
Sep 03, 2019
Police Beat Aug. 26 to Sept. 1 (Story)
Aug 27, 2019
Small fire, power outage occur on campus, police say (Story)
Aug 20, 2019
Grant creating support program for formerly incarcerated students approved (Story)
Aug 14, 2019
Man wounded in Dominguez Channel shooting, police say (Story)
Jun 01, 2019
‘Destress with dogs’ helps students relax week before final exams (Story)
May 31, 2019
Federal loans to be available next year (Story)
May 30, 2019
Cafe Camino or McDonald’s: Students weigh in on fries (Story)
May 01, 2019
Homeless encampment removed from Dominguez Channel; residents displaced (Story/Media)
Apr 25, 2019
Mistake on agenda pushes vote on by-law to next senate meeting (Story)
Apr 23, 2019
Sladen Mohl honored in memorial at Warrior Field (Story)
Apr 21, 2019
EC baseball player remembered as ‘one of the kindest individuals you’d meet’ (Story)
Apr 19, 2019
EC baseball player killed in suspected-DUI traffic collision (Story)
Mar 27, 2019
New bill looks to allow overnight on-campus parking for homeless students (Story)
Mar 27, 2019
Homeless encampment removed from Dominguez Channel; residents displaced (Story)
Mar 25, 2019
EC President addresses swastika incident (Story)
Mar 24, 2019
Book gates removed from library, makes for more ‘welcoming atmosphere’ (Story)
Mar 13, 2019
The Union newspaper and Warrior Life magazine win awards at state, regional and national levels (Story)
Mar 04, 2019
Middle school students visit EC for walking field trip (Story)
Feb 25, 2019
Worried is an Understatement (Story)
Feb 24, 2019
Story of community, struggle presented in March musical (Story)
Feb 19, 2019
“In the Heights” musical will make its debut at EC this March (Story)
Dec 06, 2018
Remedial classes will be affected by new statewide law (Story)
Oct 29, 2018
Stress Support Group Tackles Issue of Mental Health on EC Campus (Story)
Oct 22, 2018
El Camino Forensics eyeing NPTE annual invitational following ‘mind-boggling’ season start (Story)
Oct 15, 2018
Food truck relocation causes sales to ‘drop by half’ (Story)
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Omar Rashad