El Camino College Union

Student’s academic journey leads to success

By Melanie Chacon

May 29, 2019

I remember driving into the parking lot the first day of the fall semester at California State University, Fullerton in August of 2004. It was a warm day and I had the windows down in my 2003 white Chevy S-10 Xtreme. Three Ch...

Comic books should be recognized as literature

By Jaime Solis

May 8, 2019

When someone thinks of the word ‘literature,’ what comes to mind is probably something like Homer’s “The Odyssey” or maybe something like “Dante’s Inferno.” It’s hard to imagine th...

Just focusing on school made me ignore opportunities

By Jun Ueda

May 8, 2019

When I first started at El Camino College during the fall of 2017, my main focus was to take the quickest route to transfer. I missed many opportunities that could've helped me grow as a person because of this.During my first ...

Four-year schools aren’t always the way to go

By Rosemary Montalvo

April 16, 2019

Attending a community college never seriously crossed my mind while I was in high school.I attended a high school that drilled going to college into our brain since day 1 of freshman year.There was always this negative stigma ...

Worried is an Understatement

By Omar Rashad

February 25, 2019

Just 11 days into the new year, my Twitter timeline was flooded with Bay Area journalists’ tweets—only this time it wasn’t because of lauded reporting or the announcement of a promotion. The East Bay Express, ...

Athletics, journalism, forensics, fine arts budget uncertain

By Justin Bell

December 6, 2018

A proposal to completely shift the revenue created from El Camino's student activity fee from the Auxiliary Services Board (ASB) to the Associated Students Organization (ASO) was introduced at the College Council meeting Monday, De...

Students react to potential disasters and how prepared they are

By Estrella Ramos

September 13, 2016

Recently, a tropical storm called Hermine has caused a lot of damage to New York, New Jersey, Maine and Florida.People go about their lives, not stopping to think of these situations, but natural disasters can happen without a...

JACC awards ceremony

By Jessica Martinez

April 12, 2015

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