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Campus Viewpoints: Distance Education

By Estrella Ramos

September 23, 2020

As California adapts to new COVID-19 changes, the most widely discussed topic among students is the uncertainty of virtual learning. It's been roughly six months since the stay-at-home order began and classes continue to be ...

ECC should offer an e-sports program

By Oscar Macias

December 11, 2019

People never really thought that playing video games would be considered an actual job in today society. However, over time the definition of careers has changed. E-sports has become one of those careers. Playing video games as a caree...

I fell for the social media trap

By Diamond Brown

December 10, 2019

Instantly I felt regret as I looked in the mirror and saw that my face was completely dry. Not only was it dry but I felt a burning sensation too. I thought to myself, "Oh no what is happening?" Is this normal?"Scrolling through Instagra...

Losing a loved one

By David Rondthaler

December 9, 2019

I had just had a tough week of school and it was finally the weekend. I was pumped to go see "Avengers: Endgame" with a bunch of my friends, but that feeling of excitement and happiness all changed when I got home. Something...

My neighborhood is not for sale

By Diamond Brown

December 4, 2019

It seems like I woke up one day and all I saw were white people walking their dogs and jogging around the neighborhood. Initially I was confused because up until three or four years ago I hadn’t seen any white people in my neighborhood...

Campus Viewpoints: Lakers or Clippers?

By Logan Tahlier

December 4, 2019

With the arrival of Lebron James and Anthony Davis to the Los Angeles Lakers and the addition of Kawhi Leonard to the Clippers, The Union asked students which team was LA's team?Anthony Godinez, 20, business major"Lakers I just have been a fan of the lakers my whol...

Designated smoking areas should be created on campus

By Mikayla Schwartz

December 3, 2019

Everyday as students and faculty walk across the El Camino College campus the smell of cigarette smoke fills the air by students smoking or vaping. Typically there are students smoking by the Humanities Building past the stair...

Campus Viewpoints: Traffic and safety in ECC parking lots and structures

By Oscar Macias

November 30, 2019

The Union recently asked students their thoughts on the amount of traffic in the parking lots and structures and if they thought they were safe. Jason Chois, 21, biology major"I think it's pretty normal, luckily there hasn't bee...

How Lebron James became my role model

By Patrick Ezewiro

November 25, 2019

The greatest basketball player of all time and the most popular athlete in the world is playing for the Los Angeles Lakers and is inspiring people like me while doing it.LeBron James, the three-time NBA champion, three-time fina...

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