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ELAC Campus News Wins Multiple Journalism Awards

ELAC Campus News Wins Multiple Journalism Awards

Posted: Nov 13, 2019 3:42 PM

Monterey Park, CA – East Los Angeles College Campus News journalists won multiple awards from the Journalism Association of Community Colleges (JACC) for their work in 2019...

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Know Your Rights Livestream

Know Your Rights Livestream

Posted: Nov 8, 2019 10:17 AM

All nine LACCD Colleges are working together to inform our immigrant students about...

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ELAC to Host Free Legal Aid Clinic Workshop for Students and Their Families

ELAC to Host Free Legal Aid Clinic Workshop for Students and Their Families

Posted: Nov 6, 2019 3:28 PM

Monterey Park, CA – The East Los Angeles Community Legal Aid Works (ELAC-LAW) program of ELAC’s Business Administration Department is hosting a free legal...

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VPAM & ELAC to Host 16th Annual Día de Los Muertos Altar Exhibit

VPAM & ELAC to Host 16th Annual Día de Los Muertos Altar Exhibit

Posted: Oct 31, 2019 10:37 AM

Monterey Park, CA – East Los Angeles College’s (ELAC) Chicano Studies department is hosting its 16th annual Día de Los Muertos Altar Exhibit opening celebration...

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East LA College Foundation Awarded Grant from MUFG Union Bank Foundation in Support of the  ESTEC LA™ Incubator powered by OmniWorks™

East LA College Foundation Awarded Grant from MUFG Union Bank Foundation in Support of the ESTEC LA™ Incubator powered by OmniWorks™

Posted: Oct 14, 2019 12:54 PM

October 14, 2019 (Los Angeles, CA) – The East LA College Foundation and LA Center for Entrepreneurship...

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Assemblymember Miguel Santiago Visits ELAC’s First Year Center and American Job Center of California

Assemblymember Miguel Santiago Visits ELAC’s First Year Center and American Job Center of California

Posted: Oct 11, 2019 1:27 PM

Monterey Park, CA – Assemblymember Miguel Santiago of the 53rd District visited the East Los Angeles College (ELAC) First Year Center as well as...

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ELAC to Hold Emergency Preparedness Week Starting October 14

ELAC to Hold Emergency Preparedness Week Starting October 14

Posted: Oct 8, 2019 4:03 PM

Monterey Park, CA – East Los Angeles College (ELAC) will be holding Emergency Preparedness Week starting October 14. There will...

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ELAC and Yale University Host Graduate School Training For Design

ELAC and Yale University Host Graduate School Training For Design

Posted: Oct 8, 2019 12:37 PM

The East Los Angeles College (ELAC) Theatre Arts department hosted a graduate school training in partnership with Yale School of Drama and Center Theatre Group...

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ELAC Opens First Specialized America’s Job Center of California (AJCC) On-Campus

ELAC Opens First Specialized America’s Job Center of California (AJCC) On-Campus

Posted: Oct 3, 2019 12:19 PM

– Hundreds gathered today for the grand opening of the East Los Angeles College (ELAC) America’s Job Center of California (AJCC) and community resource fair...

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ELAC Alumni Association Honors 1974 Championship Football Team

ELAC Alumni Association Honors 1974 Championship Football Team

Posted: Oct 2, 2019 10:16 AM

The East Los Angeles College (ELAC) Alumni Association honored the 1974 Championship Football team during the September 28 Football game between...

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EDsmart Ranks ELAC in top 20 for Online Education

EDsmart Ranks ELAC in top 20 for Online Education

Posted: Oct 1, 2019 10:11 AM

East Los Angeles College (ELAC) ranked as the 17th best college for online education and 6th for hybrid/blended classes in CA according to EDsmart. This ranking...

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East Los Angeles College Earns Top Ranking for Hispanic Students

East Los Angeles College Earns Top Ranking for Hispanic Students

Posted: Sep 23, 2019 9:37 AM

East Los Angeles College (ELAC) ranked in the top 10 in 4 different categories for Hispanic students according to the annual Top 100 Colleges and Universities...

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CA Governor Gavin Newsom Announces Expansion of College Promise

CA Governor Gavin Newsom Announces Expansion of College Promise

Posted: Aug 30, 2019 9:52 AM

CA Governor Gavin Newsom visited ELAC on August 29 to announce the expansion of the College Promise program. Assemblymember Miguel Santiago...

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East Los Angeles College’s Logistics Training Program is Changing the Lives of Youth

East Los Angeles College’s Logistics Training Program is Changing the Lives of Youth

Posted: Aug 26, 2019 2:57 PM

East Los Angeles College (ELAC) in partnership with United Parcel Service (UPS) and Los Angeles County Probation provide a logistics training program...

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FREE “NET TUTOR” FOR ALL LACCD STUDENTS BEGINS AUG. 26, 2019

FREE “NET TUTOR” FOR ALL LACCD STUDENTS BEGINS AUG. 26, 2019

Posted: Aug 26, 2019 12:26 PM

LOS ANGELES—All new and returning students at the nine colleges of the Los Angeles Community College District (LACCD)

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East Los Angeles College To Provide Unique STEM Program For Veterans

East Los Angeles College To Provide Unique STEM Program For Veterans

Posted: Aug 7, 2019 3:06 PM

MONTEREY PARK, Calif.— East Los Angeles College’s (ELAC) Veterans Resource Center has started an innovative program for student veterans this summer.

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East Los Angeles College Host Apprenticeship Discussion With The United Kingdom

East Los Angeles College Host Apprenticeship Discussion With The United Kingdom

Posted: Jul 26, 2019 8:19 AM

MONTEREY PARK, Calif.— East Los Angeles College (ELAC) was host to a 16-person delegation from the United Kingdom...

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East Los Angeles College Holds 15th Annual President's Gala

East Los Angeles College Holds 15th Annual President's Gala

Posted: Jul 12, 2019 8:37 AM

HOLLYWOOD, Calif.— On Friday, June 14 the ELAC Foundation hosted its sold out 15th Annual ELAC President's Gala at the Taglyan Cultural Complex in Hollywood...

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ELAC Hosts Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi for Health Care Discussion

ELAC Hosts Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi for Health Care Discussion

Posted: Jun 18, 2019

East Los Angeles College was the host of a healthcare forum on Monday June 17. The discussion included Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, Rep. Judy Chu...

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ELAC to Award Over 4,000 Degrees, Certificates at 2019 Commencement

ELAC to Award Over 4,000 Degrees, Certificates at 2019 Commencement

Posted: Jun 4, 2019

East Los Angeles College will confer over 4,000 associates degrees and certificates of achievement at the College's commencement ceremony...

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ELAC Spring 2019 State of the College Address

ELAC Spring 2019 State of the College Address

Posted: May 15, 2019

East Los Angeles College President Marvin Martinez was joined by Acting Vice President of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Ruben Arenas; Vice President of Administrative Services, Myeshia Armstrong...

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ELAC Speech and Debate Team Wins Multiple Awards

ELAC Speech and Debate Team Wins Multiple Awards

Posted: May 9, 2019

East Los Angeles College's Speech and Debate team has been awarded Individual Events...

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Paul De La Cerda Selected For Prestigious Leadership Fellows Program

Paul De La Cerda Selected For Prestigious Leadership Fellows Program

Posted: May 3, 2019

The National Community College Hispanic Council (NCCHC) announces that Paul De La Cerda...

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East Los Angeles College Hosts Financial Aid Town Hall

East Los Angeles College Hosts Financial Aid Town Hall

Posted: Apr 30, 2019

ELAC held a financial aid town hall April 29 in partnership with LAUSD and...

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East Los Angeles College Shines Bright With First Ever "GAYPRIL"

East Los Angeles College Shines Bright With First Ever "GAYPRIL"

Posted: Apr 25, 2019

Monterey Park, CA – Leading the movement on..

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ELAC Awarded Grant For Currently & Formerly Incarcerated Students Reentry Program

ELAC Awarded Grant For Currently & Formerly Incarcerated Students Reentry Program

Posted: Apr 9, 2019 12:10 AM

East Los Angeles College (ELAC) was one of 52 California...

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The ELAC Speech & Debate Team win their 4th State Championship in 5 years.

The ELAC Speech & Debate Team win their 4th State Championship in 5 years.

Posted: Mar 25, 2019

ELAC's victory also marks the beginning...

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New $65 Million South Gate Educational Center Groundbreaking Celebration

New $65 Million South Gate Educational Center Groundbreaking Celebration

Posted: Mar 22, 2019

LOS ANGELES--The former site of one...

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ELAC Puente Club Featured in LA Times Article

ELAC Puente Club Featured in LA Times Article

Posted: Mar 18, 2019

We are so proud of our ELAC Puente Club! Their hard work has not gone unnoticed...

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ELAC TO HOLD FIRST ANNUAL FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS

ELAC TO HOLD FIRST ANNUAL FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS

Posted: Mar 8, 2019

East Los Angeles College will be having its first ever Festival of the Arts...

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East Los Angeles College Ranks Top in CA for Hispanic Student

East Los Angeles College Ranks Top in CA for Hispanic Student

Posted: Mar 6, 2019 3:33 PM

East Los Angeles College (ELAC) is the best college for Hispanic students in California

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East Los Angeles College Music Student To Play In State Piano Competition

East Los Angeles College Music Student To Play In State Piano Competition

Posted: Mar 1, 2019

Applied Music Major and pianist Shan Jiang is seeking to become the third East Los Angeles College (ELAC) student to win the California Professional Music Teachers Association...

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2019 China and USA Youth Culture and Arts Festival

2019 China and USA Youth Culture and Arts Festival

Posted: Feb 12, 2019

East Los Angeles College (ELAC) hosted the 2019 China/USA Youth Culture and Arts Festival in Ingalls Auditorium.

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ELAC Female Football Player Featured at Super Bowl LIII

ELAC Female Football Player Featured at Super Bowl LIII

Posted: Jan 30, 2019

MONTEREY PARK, Calif.—Ms. Toni Harris, the first female football player ever for the East Los Angeles College (ELAC) Huskies, is the featured star of a Toyota commercial that is scheduled to air be...

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8 ELAC Students Announced as Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship Semifinalists

8 ELAC Students Announced as Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship Semifinalists

Posted: Jan 25, 2019

On January 22, 2019, the Jack Kent Cooke...

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ELAC DSP&S Counselor awarded a Certificate of Appreciation

ELAC DSP&S Counselor awarded a Certificate of Appreciation

Posted: Jan 14, 2019

When you step into Counselor Jovany Muñoz's office in the Department...

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"I Matter" Girls Empowerment Conference

"I Matter" Girls Empowerment Conference

Posted: Jan 2, 2019

ELAC's Outreach and Recruitment department sponsored a Girls Empowerment Conference...

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Inauguration of LA County Sheriff Alex Villanueva

Inauguration of LA County Sheriff Alex Villanueva

Posted: Dec 13, 2018

Inauguration of LA County Sheriff Alex Villanueva

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DSP&S Students Receive $6.3 Million of Free Tuition

DSP&S Students Receive $6.3 Million of Free Tuition

Posted: Nov 26, 2018

There are 242 ELAC students who are receiving free tuition for the Fall 2018 semester to pursue...

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ELAC Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Physics and Earth Sciences Building.

ELAC Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Physics and Earth Sciences Building.

Posted: Nov 15, 2018

On Tuesday, November 13, 2018, a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony...

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