New EC fee payment creates added problems for adding classes

Toney Fernandez

February 26, 2010

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Due to the new fee payment procedure that took affect this Spring semester, students arrived to class not ready to learn but with hopes they could re-enroll into their lost classes instead. Students who registered for classes... Read more »

Women’s education

Lauren Neuroth

February 26, 2010

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Imagine a society where men and women had very different roles, but specific ones with certain expectations. In this society, the man is always the one who brings home the money and food for the family, and women stay home to... Read more »

Chuman, cell phone laws

Risa Chuman

February 26, 2010

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Violators of the cellular phone law face penalties of $142 when caught texting or calling, Chad Farley, Torrance Police community affairs officer, said. In July 2008, new laws were established to ban hand-held cellular phone... Read more »

An EC program steers their students in the right direction

Hannah Townsley

December 3, 2009

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Programs offered on campus provide many resources to help students succeed in college. MESA is a program on campus designed to help math, engineering, and science majors do just that. MESA stands for Math Engineering Science... Read more »

no holiday celebrations

Jennifer Hua

November 19, 2009

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Blinking, bright colorful lights fill the streets and brighten up neighborhoods each night. Happy, cheerful songs are almost unavoidable because they are played in almost every department store. Parking spots at the mall fill... Read more »

Biggest shopping day offers great deals and large crowds

ZARINA KHAIRZADA

November 12, 2009

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Once Thanksgiving rolls around, time is of the essence as Black Friday is the following day, with minor to major discounts storewide at the local malls. "Walking into each store is practically a free-for-all. Stores look as if... Read more »

Bad economy means less spending, more planning

Nick Kemalyan

November 12, 2009

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As prices of items rise and the economy falls, both students and faculty members are struggling to save money . "It's all about trying to find the best deal," Mike Formoso, radiology major, 37 said. "I use eBay and the Internet... Read more »

Holiday shopping can be done at the click of a button

Jennifer Hua

November 12, 2009

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Imagine being able to sit on a comfortable chair instead of walking around all over a store to look for an item. If the object cannot be found in one place, driving to a different store isn't necessary. Instead, all it takes... Read more »

Some Halloween traditions never change

Danielle Hutton

October 29, 2009

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Halloween has evolved over the past two millennia from a night when spirits and demons were thought to roam freely, into a celebration and an excuse to dress up. According to History.com, the Celts celebrated their new year on... Read more »

Shipwreck promises thrills, chills and a good time

Hannah Townsley

October 29, 2009

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Boasting five mazes and a dance club, the Queen Mary Shipwreck event promises thrills, chills and an all-around good time. Going into its 15th year of operation, the Queen Mary Shipwreck event averages about 40,000 to 60,000 attendees... Read more »