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HelpHub helps students help others

José Pantoja, jpantoja@lmcexperience.com
May 12, 2017
Filed under Campus

 Students looking for extra tutoring support and tutors looking to make some extra cash may wish to check out the online platform HelpHub. Students and tutors can create an account on the HelpHub website to connect to a peer-to-peer network which boasts students at over 1,500 schools across No...

Students of LMC ‘woke’ by Clark

Students of LMC ‘woke’ by Clark

Brenna Enos, Staff Writer
May 12, 2017
Filed under Campus, News, Top Stories

It was a spine-chillingly cold day before Thanksgiving in North Dakota, but instead of spending the holiday in the warm comfort of his home with family, Marcelo Clark was protesting at Standing Rock. Thrust between the natives wearing gas masks and goggles and the unforgiving police officers, Clark...

It’s good to be back

It’s good to be back

May 9, 2017
Filed under Campus, News, Top Stories

“Opportunity knocks once, sometimes it knocks again, this time I answered it,” said, Los Medanos College re-entry student Linda Young.  With her broad, contagious smile she went on to say, “I’m living my best life.  Academia fulfills me because I just love to be challenged.”  Young gets up early, ha...

New facility on the way

New facility on the way

Austin C. Herrington, Staff Writer
May 5, 2017
Filed under Campus, News, Top Stories

Construction is underway at Los Medanos College by the baseball field and the current weight room. After having the weight room, dance studio, cardio room and Stang room in portables for 10 years, it was finally time for LMC to get an upgrade. New P.E. facilities will be put in place of the old ones a...

Dates for Academic Competition extended

Robert Pierce, gemios98@comcast.net
May 3, 2017
Filed under Campus, News, Top Stories

It’s finals month at Los Medanos College, and if someone grabbed you and asked you to say the first word that comes to your mind after they say the words “test” and “May,” “fun” is probably not what you would think of. But the Office of Student Life and Los Medanos College Associated...

Professor shines a light on history of sexuality

Brenna Enos, Staff Writer
May 3, 2017
Filed under Campus

An addition to the Los Medanos College curriculum, History of Sexuality in North America, is broadening the horizon of the history department with a new lens on LGBT history. With an emphasis on the ways in which sex has contributed to issues of class, race and gender, History of Sexuality is a transferable...

‘Freshest’ ride on campus

‘Freshest’ ride on campus

Robert Pierce, gemios98@comcast.net
April 28, 2017
Filed under Campus

It’s 10:55 a.m. on a chilly, overcast morning in the Los Medanos College outdoor quad. It’s a fairly uneventful and quiet morning — a few friends talking, a few birds chirping, but no real commotion. A minute later a stark white truck has just pulled out from behind the Science building, practically...

Colleges woo transfers

Colleges woo transfers

Kimberly Stelly, kstelly@lmcexperience.com
April 20, 2017
Filed under Campus

Tables filled with university representatives from across the country greeted Los Medanos students for another Transfer Day event Thursday, April 13. Institutions chatted with students with the goal of getting would-be transfers to consider their universities for the continuance of their education.&...

Earth Day creates buzz

Earth Day creates buzz

Vanessa Flores and Carlos Ruiz
April 20, 2017
Filed under Campus, News, Top Stories

Los Medanos College had an eventful Wednesday April 19, as they hosted an Earth Day festival in the outdoor quad. There were many tables set up throughout the quad, with different clubs from both LMC and local green organizations and vendors. Clubs like Honors, PUENTE, Society for Advancement of...

Staff wins at JACC

Staff wins at JACC

Andrew Gonzalez, agonzalez@lmcexperience.com
April 14, 2017
Filed under Campus, News, Top Stories

The Los Medanos College Experience staff made their presence known at the annual Northern Regional Conference of the Journalism Association of Community Colleges earning 12 awards total including general excellence for their efforts on the school paper. The three-day conference was held from March ...

LMC goes clubbing

LMC goes clubbing

Perry Continente, pcontinente@lmcexperience.com
March 30, 2017
Filed under Campus, News, Top Stories

Club day at LMC was busy as ever Wednesday March 29 with the indoor quad crammed full of tables for the plethora of diverse clubs at the college. However, something was different, perhaps due to the new president and the fact that the majority of clubs showing were focused on activism. Clubs such as the Muslim St...

LGBT event brings community together

LGBT event brings community together

Sarah Gonzales, sgonzales@lmcexperience.com
March 27, 2017
Filed under Campus

The Los Medanos College hosted its ‘Big Gay Mixer’ for students, faculty, staff and allies of the LGBT community Monday, March 27. The mixer was a social event planned by a handful of faculty and staff members in hopes of providing a fun and safe environment for members and allies of the LGBT...

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