‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Takes Box Office by Storm

Campbell Hamai | Reporter Directed by Jon M. Chu, the romantic comedy “Crazy Rich Asians” is funny, gorgeous and definitely dreamy. With a terrific cast, glamorous locations, witty jokes and a classic story given new life, this movie is worth seeing in theaters, maybe even twice! On top of all that, it may prove to … Continue reading ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Takes Box Office by Storm

BTS New Album ‘Love Yourself: Answer’ Takes Over Music Industry

Jessie Chafin | Reporter  Ft. Campbell Hamai| Reporter In modern music, we have begun to see multiple cultures and languages blend into the mainstream. From hits like “Despacito” by Luis Fonsi to the classic “Gangnam Style” by PSY. Now, there is a new global sensation that is sweeping the states, and the world.     The … Continue reading BTS New Album ‘Love Yourself: Answer’ Takes Over Music Industry

BROCKHAMPTON: iridescence

Joshua Kierns | Reporter Brockhampton (stylized as “BROCKHAMPTON”) is an American hip-hop group consisting of six different artists, as well as many others working behind the scenes. The group released a trilogy of albums last year known as “SATURATION”.   “iridescence” marks the groups first album without member Ameer Vann, who earlier this year was accused … Continue reading BROCKHAMPTON: iridescence

Progressive Platforms at the Franklin County Candidate Forum

Justin Rost | Reporter On Sept. 20, I had the pleasure of attending the Franklin County Candidate Forum here at ECC. I wasn’t sure what to expect, but I walked away pleasantly surprised at the progressive options available this election season. If you’ve been hoping for change then I have the scoop on upcoming policies … Continue reading Progressive Platforms at the Franklin County Candidate Forum

New Director of Institutional Effectiveness at ECC

Hayley Vawter | Editor As of July 2018, East Central College was put “on notice” by the Missouri Higher Learning Commission (HLC). Following that, ECC had hired a new position: Director of Institutional Effectiveness, Dr. Michelle L. Smith.  “Institutional effectiveness really has to do with overall, as a college is ECC making thoughtful, data-based decisions. … Continue reading New Director of Institutional Effectiveness at ECC