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Students speak on the Benefits of Columbia College of Missouri

Maarten Metzelaar, Staff Writer

May 3, 2017

Filed under Human Interest, Lifestyle, Uncategorized

Walking into Robert Allare’s office in E building, I was greeted well and given a chair.  Sitting down and talking to Robert, I mentioned I was going into the experience blind,  essentially not knowing a thing about Colum...

Handicap space location in parking lot B raises some eyebrows

Casey McCartin, Editor-in-Chief

May 3, 2017

Filed under Human Interest, Lifestyle, News

The Elgin Community College Observer has been working to investigate any issues brought to our frustrations account, one regarding the location of the handicap spaces in the B parking lot. The email to our frustrations account...

ECC officers accuse recently retired Chief of Police Emad Eassa of sex, race discrimination

Casey McCartin, Editor-in-Chief

May 3, 2017

Filed under Human Interest, News

Two Elgin Community College police officers have filed Federal Equal Employment Opportunity complaints against ECC’s former Chief of Police, Emad Eassa, for alleged race and sex discrimination and maintaining a hostile work ...

End of semester rituals are upon us

Vanessa Passo, Staff Writer

May 2, 2017

Filed under Human Interest, Opinion

College students, not only limiting the folks of Elgin Community College, are among the time when their emails are infiltrated with messages asking for their time to complete course evaluations *Que heavy sigh*. One of two...

S.W.A.N.S addresses LGBTQ rights in Chechnya

Lisa Lillianstrom, Staff writer

May 2, 2017

Filed under Human Interest, News

In February, there have been reports about concentration camps in Chechnya which is part of the Russian Federation. Over 100 male residents have been rounded up, they are assumed to be gay or bisexual. They have been said to be...

ECC Veterans Get Long Awaited Resource Center

Will Stringfellow, Staff Writer

May 2, 2017

Filed under Human Interest, News

On April 2, the Observer received a complaint to our “Student Frustrations” email account. The complaint,sent to us by Magaly Santana is as follows:   Hi! I'm a current student veteran at ECC, and here's why m...

“Hearing” Things From A New Perspective

Lisa Lilianstrom, Staff writer

May 2, 2017

Filed under Human Interest, Opinion

Have you ever wondered what it's like to be deaf? Have you ever wondered what your life would be like? Have you ever wanted to know the daily routine of deaf individuals? I'll tell you what it is... it's just like everyone else's....

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