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“Sometimes, I feel like I don’t have enough time”

Arturo Chuatz, Contributor
November 12, 2018

Sifting through all the news stories that give highlight to the problems our generation will face is an endless task. You can literally sit there for hours and come out feeling more disheartened than you did before. Moreover, what is often presented to us is a faraway, nameless and faceless number. Elgin Community College students feel those pressures, according to a survey conducted in three ECC...

An inside look at available vocational certificates

Alex Tuider and Juan Castillo
November 4, 2018

A big but lesser-known part of what Elgin Community College has to offer is its various vocational and technical programs. Students who are attending ECC to receive an associate's degree or just to take a few general education classes might not know about the various career training and certificate programs that the school has to offer. With the help of some of these programs, students can learn the...

Anti-discrimination policies and the First Amendment

Juan Castillo, Staff Writer
November 3, 2018

Heterosexuals Organized for a Moral Environment visited the Elgin Community College campus to hand out flyers and speak to students about their controversial beliefs regarding homosexuality on Oct. 24-25 in building B. H.O.M.E. has visited the ECC campus multiple times in the past, and their presence on campus regularly angers and upsets several members of the student body and faculty. ECC is...

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Recent Sports Scores
  • Thursday, October 11

    Men's Soccer

    Elgin Community College 1 - Oakton Community College 4

  • Tuesday, October 9

    Men's Soccer

    Elgin Community College 3 - Waubonsee Community College 4

  • Monday, October 8

    Women's Soccer

    Elgin Community College 1 - Prairie State College 3

  • Saturday, October 6

    Men's Soccer

    Elgin Community College 2 - Harper College 1

Lady Spartans crush Harper College in basketball.

Spartan men blow out Harper College in Basketball

November 8, 2018

ECC Spartans end season as Region 4 Runners-up

ECC Spartans end season as Region 4 Runners-up

November 4, 2018

The Elgin Community College men’s soccer team did what no other ECC soccer team has done in the last...

Tough loss for ECC men’s soccer vs Harper College in first round of the tourney.

Tough loss for ECC men’s soccer vs Harper College in first round of the tourney.

October 24, 2018

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A look into some “haunted” places in the Elgin area
  • One of few women with a bar September 29, 2018
  • My amazing experience at MOD Pizza September 28, 2018
  • Eighth Grade review: The social horrors of adolescence September 14, 2018
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