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Biting into the hype of a social media craze

By Ryan Farrell

December 4, 2019

Before Baby Yoda, there was the Popeyes chicken sandwich.Hungry and driving home from class one evening, the sign called out to me, “I’m back,” accompanied by a picture of the infamous chicken sandwich plastered...

How does YouTube impact your life?

By Juan Miranda

October 9, 2019

The Union recently asked students about their time spent watching videos on YouTube, as well as the type of videos and content creators they enjoy watching on the video sharing platform. Adrian Pool, 18, nursing major"[I spend] a little too much time [on YouTube], like eight hours a day." Pool s...

Crime photography master class at ECC

By Diamond Brown

September 17, 2019

A simulated crime scene with blood splatter decals will be demonstrated at El Camino College on Wednesday, Sept. 18 in Art Room 15 from 6 to 8 p.m. Jennifer Emery, an award-winning photographer, educator, and published author,...

Financial academic accomplishments presented in BOT meeting

By Roseana Martinez

August 28, 2019

Financial academic accomplishments from the 2017 to 2018 school year were presented to El Camino College's Board of Trustees (BOT) on Monday, August 26. Vice President of Administrative Services, Iris Ingram, presented achievements...

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 ...

Campus Viewpoints: Women who have inspired students

By Jose Tobar

March 6, 2019

In honor of Women's History Month, The Union asked students who the most influential women in their lives are and how they inspire them in their everyday lives.Romeial Hilaire, 33, machine tool technology major"My mom, Angel ...

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