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Spotlight shines hot on Steele

Spotlight shines hot on Steele

Adria Watson, [email protected]
March 22, 2017
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When she utters the word “music,” that passion Julia Steele stays true to radiates from her words to her expressions. Her face lights up, noticeably showing she knows she’s found what she’s meant to do, no matter how fearsome the road may get. “Sometimes the best thing you can do in your...

Finding her own way

Finding her own way

Beatriz Hernandez, [email protected]
March 16, 2017
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If you blink too fast, you just may miss her. With her calm demeanor and skillfully winged eyeliner, Los Medanos College student Natasha Garcia is always on the run. Garcia has gained the titles of Los Medanos College Associated Students (LMCAS) Vice President, Inter Club Council (ICC) chair and Drama...

Garcia directs his own story

Garcia directs his own story

Samantha Hernandez
February 22, 2017
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Originally planning to major in business, Drama Professor Nick Garcia has been teaching at LMC for eight years and has traveled many roads since his beginnings in a small divided town in Colorado. Although Garcia has some early Southern California roots, he mainly grew up in Colorado, where the biggest...

LMC alum on the rise

Teresa Gaines, [email protected]
September 19, 2016
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If you try to pronounce his last name, you’ll probably only end up embarrassing yourself. But former Los Medanos student Tony Agbomabiwon embraced his Nigerian heritage and titled his clothing company “iWon Apparel,” a reference to the last four letters in his name. When he steps on campus, Agbomabiwon...

He’s not a one-trick Mustang

Jared Ambuehl, [email protected]
December 4, 2015
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Gabe Taylor, quarterback for the Los Medanos College Mustangs football team, is a two-sport athlete, who also plays baseball at LMC. Taylor was not always a multi-sport athlete however. He grew up playing only baseball from ages 3 to 11 because his mom would not let him play football. “My mom and dad ...

Librarian trots the globe

Librarian trots the globe

Tyler Mortimore, [email protected]
October 14, 2015
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Travels take her to all 7 continents

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Alumna returns as new director

Tyler Mortimore, [email protected]
September 21, 2015
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It was a summer homecoming for Teresea Archaga, who is beginning her first semester as Los Medanos College’s new director of Student Retention & Support Services. The LMC alumna started working at LMC in 2007 as coordinator of the Career and Assessment Center. In 2012, she took a job at Cont...

The Ukulele Guy at Los Medanos College

Suzzanne Sperry
May 21, 2015
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Matthew Johnson of Los Medanos College is known for his melodious music he creates with his ukulele on campus.

The Man Behind the Design:

Yetunde Ogunleye, [email protected]
April 23, 2015
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In the Marketing department at Los Medanos College a man in Adidas sneakers giddily shows off his newest design for a winery which features an uncommon and non-traditional design: an octopus wrapped around a wine bottle. John Schall’s official title at LMC is Media Design Specialist — a title...

Langlois a leader on and off the field

Langlois a leader on and off the field

Logan Jones, [email protected]
April 9, 2015
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Scholar Athletes seem to be harder and harder to find, but Lyrica Langlois is a team captain for the Los Medanos College Softball team who plays shortstop and has a 3.5 GPA. She is no stranger to hard work. Langlois is currently a sophomore at LMC taking 19 units, working two jobs and playing for the...

Leader on and off the field

Leader on and off the field

David Nelson and Steven Luke, [email protected]
September 4, 2014
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The 2014 Los Medanos Mustangs baseball team made the playoffs for the third straight season and had nine players win division awards. One player in particular, right fielder Matt Jacobson, stood out on the team winning Bay Valley Conference’s Player of the Year award. Jacobson wasn’t always a star....

Henderson strikes a chord at LMC

Henderson strikes a chord at LMC

Alexandra Tagliamonte, [email protected]
April 10, 2014
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Los Medanos College Music Professor and newly elected Academic Senate President has led a fulfilling life. From a rough childhood to  living his life’s dream as an educator, Silvester Henderson is a true Cinderella story. As a child, Henderson had to place cardboard inside the soles of his worn o...

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