Story time: Valentine’s Day

Valeria Mancera-Saavedra, Staff Writer

February 10, 2018

Valentine's day sets Cupid into work mode to make it the most romantic day of the year. It's a day full of plans, surprises, or both that makes the day unique for each couple, leaving them a story to tell, good or not so good,...

“Sharing love with all of God’s creations”: The story of pastor, director, and adviser, Jemel Townsend

Ismael Cordova, Editor-in-chief

November 27, 2017

Jemel Townsend was only two years when he took his first big adventure to travel alongside his family from Jamaica, Queens, New York to Atlanta, Georgia. Escaping a drug-addicted father, his mother and siblings moved states away...

ECC students showcase their talents at Spartan Mic Night

Ismael Cordova, Editor-in-Chief

November 27, 2017

"Music is the universal language of mankind" were the wise words that third-year student, Erica Sobremonte remembers as she quotes Henry Wadsworth Longfellow regarding her interest in music. Ever since she was young, Sobremonte...

Learning how to cope during the holiday season

Lisa Lilianstrom, Staff Writer

November 13, 2017

It is the most wonderful time of the year, where we think about chestnuts roasting on an open fire, Jack Frost nipping at your nose. While it may seem so wonderful for some, for others it isn't always that way. Holidays can...

Students Who Are Not Silent brings LGBT homelessness to attention

Lisa Lilianstrom, Staff Writer

November 13, 2017

Elgin Community College Student, Robert Peluso has dreams of one day working with animals. Like many other students, Peluso went to ECC to begin his goal towards his dream job with hopes of transferring to a four-year university....

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