Chill Out, Not Burnout

Brittany Raysby, Staff writer

November 13, 2016

It's 3 a.m. and you are sitting on your floor with three finished coffees and you just cracked open a 5 hour energy shot. Your paper is due later that morning and you already regret your current life choices. Ready or not, finals...

ECC Celebrates Spirit Day To Stop Bullying

Lisa Lilianstrom, Staff writer

October 31, 2016

In a movement to end bullying of LGBT youth, Students Who Are Not Silent, SWANS, observed Spirit day, encouraging staff and students to take a pledge to "go purple" for the day. Spirit day is a national campaign in the LGBT...

Zombie’s Takeover Elgin

Will Stringfellow, Staff Writer

October 18, 2016

The zombie plague has always been a big concern for the people of the world but worry not, there has been an area set up for the safety of everyone called Nightmare on Chicago Street. The annual event is back this year with plenty...

ECC Students Reach Out to Community of Elgin This Halloween

Lisa Lilianstrom

October 16, 2016

Halloween is a time where kids are supposed to take part in the favorite past time of trick-or-treating, have Halloween parties at their schools and dress up in their adorable costumes. Unfortunately, not all areas of Elgin are...

No Money for Halloween? No Problem!

Lisa Lilianstrom, Staff writer

October 16, 2016

Halloween comes once a year and there are so many people that like to go all-out with their costumes. However, not everyone can afford those expensive Halloween costumes sold at Halloween stores. Seeing those prices can get very...

Under the Sun: Student Film

Lisa Lilianstrom

September 19, 2016

On September 8, "Under the Sun", a film made completely by Elgin Community College  students, was hosted by the student organization, ASPIRE. The film was directed by Miguel Garcia who is an ECC Alumni and former ASPIRE president....

Kane County Clerk gives advice to all new voters for the 2016 elections

Rosa Gonzalez, Staff Writter

February 28, 2016

John A. Cunningham, a politician, sat down Feb. 3, 2016 giving his advice for new voters, to help make their first voting experience effective. “You have the ability to participate in how the government would be run by voti...

Aspects of Command Consumption

Jon Beltrano, Staff Writer

February 28, 2016

Wired Magazine named the sharing economy as one of the things we must stop talking about in 2016. The word is expired and loosely represents the values of the business model. These companies are designed as on-demand services...

Serious about comedy

Jon Beltrano, Staff Writer

February 28, 2016

In practice room H245, second floor behind the theatre, across an arched promenade, every weekday night from 7 to 10 p.m., a class of twenty-two actors study their lines, shuffle the wood-panel floors and sing songs that go like...

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