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El Iluminador Website
It feels like it’s been forever since El Iluminador relaunched inMarch of 2009, and although it’s been two years, seven months,and two days (at the time I wrote this letter) since the launch of our website -and I mean, who’s counting?- it certainly feels asthough the journey is just now starting. We’re proud to presentto you our Fall 2011 print edition and with it we want to reas
sure you that we are committed to continue putting out contentthat is relevant and engaging, yet revolutionary and differentfrom your average fraternal publication.As we move closer to our third anniversary, our team has beenhard at work at trying to gure out different ways to make our content fresh and exciting so your experience is new every timeyou visit our website or open one of our print issues. We wanteach of our readers to pick up a new print edition and feel like it’s his/her rst time doingso! This will take hard work, but I am condent that our team will continue to excel andmake this publication the best it can be.After Leadership Institute I was inspired to Think Big! I want our publication to be avail
able on online newsstands so that anyone can have a copy of our issues on their mobile de
vice or e-reader. Now, I know I’m dreaming big, but one has to dream big for big things tohappen! Furthermore, our team is recruiting a series of columnists that will engage readersfrom all walks of life. We want our website to be a blog you check out weekly, if not daily!We want our publication to grow so much that we can start offering internships! Yes, wemay be dreaming big, but we think our publication is exactly where it needs to be to makeall this happen. It will take a lot of work, but we’re committed to seeing that work throughand I know that our team, along with your help, will exceed expectations. So go ahead,shoot us an e-mail, ask us how you can get involved or simply check us out and read on.I’m excited to continue my involvement with the publication as its new Editor-in-Chief,and I’m ready for the challenge. Bro. Carlos Frevert did an outstanding job as our previousEditor-in-Chief, and I have some big shoes to ll; a bit exciting, a bit terrifying! So I inviteyou to ip through this issue, visit our site, and get involved! We have some great content,and it was all written just for you so enjoy!All the very best,Bro. Ricky CortezEditor-in-Chief email@example.com