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Plan ahead for winter break

Eli Anton, Staff Writer

December 2, 2018

Filed under Human Interest, Lifestyle

Elgin Community College will soon be meeting the end of the fall 2018 semester and entering yet another winter break. Now with some free time under your belt, you may be wondering how you should spend it. Here are six events y...

A Christian Christmas

Eli Anton, Staff Writer

November 22, 2018

Filed under Human Interest, Lifestyle

Even with how mainstream holidays have gotten, everyone still has their own ways of celebrating. For Sarah Whitchurch, secretary of Elgin Community College’s Spartan Christian Fellowship, these traditions are symbolic. ...

One of few women with a bar

Luz Silva, Editor-in-Chief

September 29, 2018

Filed under Lifestyle, Opinion

A couple of weeks ago, I was telling my parents a story of what happened when I went lifting with some Elgin police officers. As I’m telling the story, my dad begins laughing and interrupts to ask “why are you doing that?”...

Eat better, live longer!

Eli Anton, Staff Writer

September 29, 2018

Filed under Lifestyle

What is nutrition? Generally, it refers to how we consume certain foods in an effort to reach a happy, healthy middle ground to sustain our bodies. More scientifically, it refers to how we metabolize nutrients to convert them into ...

Why practice yoga?

Valeria Mancera-Saavedra, Staff Writer

September 29, 2018

Filed under Lifestyle

Mostly, people spend their time worrying about different aspects of life such as tasks and responsibilities at school, problems at work, problems with the family, financial situations and so on. We allow these worries to get...

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