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Q&A with newly-elected Student Trustee David Jones

H.O.M.E sparks debate

Brittany Raysby, Staff writer
April 18, 2017

It has been almost two months since the anti-LGBT+ group Heterosexuals Organized for a Moral Environment (H.O.M.E) brought a controversial storm to Elgin Community College and it’s left certain questions lingering in the aftermath. The Observer received a complaint from a current student at ECC: “Hi, I saw your flyer in the hall and thought I might share what frustrates me (but really pisses me...

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Q&A with newly-elected Student Trustee David Jones

Q&A with newly-elected Student Trustee David Jones

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April 19, 2017No Comments

H.O.M.E sparks debate

Brittany Raysby, Staff writer

It has been almost two months since the anti-LGBT+ group Heterosexuals Organized for a Moral Environment (H....

April 18, 2017No Comments

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Human Interest

Students talk about Columbia College of Missouri

Walking into Robert Allare’s office in building E, I was greeted well and given a chair. Sitting down...

April 19, 2017No Comments

The Laramie Story

The Laramie Story

April 19, 2017No Comments

H.O.M.E sparks debate

Brittany Raysby, Staff writer

It has been almost two months since the anti-LGBT+ group Heterosexuals Organized for a Moral Environment (H....

April 18, 2017No Comments

Students embrace their own power in student government

April 18, 2017

New “Ghost in the Shell” disappoints original fans

April 18, 2017

“Reasons” Why Mental Health Is So Important

April 18, 2017

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Reviews

Ghost in the Shell (2017) Disappoints Fans

Will Stringfellow, Staff Writer

The 2017 release of the live action version of the hit 1995 anime “Ghost in the Shell” released with...

April 18, 2017No Comments

Night in the Woods: Packaged with Feels

Night in the Woods: Packaged with Feels

Will Stringfellow, Staff Writer

College is a stressful time for many people and there hasn’t really been a game that deals with the...

April 18, 2017No Comments

New “Ghost in the Shell” disappoints original fans

Ryan Naughton, Staff Writer

When you think of animated science-fiction movies, you either think of “Akira” or “Ghost in the...

April 18, 2017No Comments

  • Press Start to Continue: Nier: Automata March 26, 2017
  • ECC Gallery Features Fred Stonehouse’s Surreal Art March 26, 2017
  • Alexander’s Cafe: A Feast on 64 March 26, 2017
  • Fat Tuesday at Spartan Terrace March 13, 2017

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Lifestyle

Corky Siegel in Concert as ECC

Corky Siegel in Concert as ECC

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April 19, 2017No Comments

ECC Faculty Recital

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Horoscopes: April 20th – May 10th

Brittany Raysby, Staff Writer

Taurus (April 20 - May 20) : Your health is looking pretty good and your charm is going to be strong, but stay away from cooties. Gemini (May 21 - June 20) : This is the ...

April 18, 2017No Comments

“Reasons” Why Mental Health Is So Important

Lisa Lillianstrom, Staff writer

When 'Thirteen Reasons Why' started streaming on Netflix, it quickly became a hit among the viewers. The series sparked many different articles discussing bullying, suicide,...

April 18, 2017No Comments

Charity Spotlight: Ronald McDonald House

April 18, 2017

ECC Gallery Features Fred Stonehouse’s Surreal Art

March 26, 2017

SWANS hosts Drag Race To Promote Upcoming Drag Show

March 26, 2017

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Sports

ECC Men’s Baseball versus McHenry CC

ECC Men’s Baseball versus McHenry CC

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April 19, 2017No Comments

ECC Men’s Baseball Versus Highland CC (Freeport)

ECC Men’s Baseball Versus Highland CC (Freeport)

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April 19, 2017No Comments

Men’s Baseball versus Prairie State College

Men’s Baseball versus Prairie State College

April 19, 2017

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Men’s Basketball Loses in Devastating Championship Game

Men’s Basketball Loses in Devastating Championship Game

March 26, 2017

Elgin Community College's men’s basketball team was defeated by North Lake College of Irving, Texas...

Elgin Community College Champions: Men’s Basketball

Elgin Community College Champions: Men’s Basketball

March 13, 2017

Elgin Community College men’s basketball team has done something that neither the men’s or women’s...

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Opinion

Finding Success With A Disability

Lisa Lillianstrom, Staff writer

Growing up, there have been people that didn't expect me to survive the real world, because of the simple...

April 18, 2017No Comments

“Reasons” Why Mental Health Is So Important

Lisa Lillianstrom, Staff writer

When 'Thirteen Reasons Why' started streaming on Netflix, it quickly became a hit among the viewers....

April 18, 2017No Comments

The Importance of Blood Donations

Will Stringfellow, Staff Writer

Two or three times a year, Elgin Community College hosts a blood drive through Heartland Blood Donation...

April 18, 2017No Comments

Beauty and the Beast Stirs Up Mindless Uproar

Vanessa Passo, Staff Writer

Tale as old as time. Society gets butt-hurt at every slight instance of something that differentiat...

March 26, 2017No Comments

Stop Saying The R-Word

March 26, 2017

30 Hour Famine: The Experience

March 13, 2017

Delusions of Grandeur

March 1, 2017

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