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Pantry inaugurated at LMC

Adria Watson, awatson@lmcexperience.com
March 9, 2017
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Gratitude was the tone surrounding the Food Pantry ribbon cutting ceremony Wednesday, March 8. Reflecting how the pantry came to be and thanking those who made it possible — the Contra Costa and Solano County Food Bank, faculty, staff and students — Los Medanos College and local community members...

Wade talks history and future of black businesses in America

Wade talks history and future of black businesses in America

Kimberly Stelly, kstelly@lmcexperience.com
March 2, 2017
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  “Where is all your money going?” inquired former Los Medanos College and current Delta College History Professor Evan Wade, thus setting the tone for his presentation Black Wall Street and the Power of Ownership, Tuesday evening in Community Room L-109. The presentation, sponsored by...

LMCAS cooks up deal

Beatriz Hernandez and Kimberly Stelly
March 2, 2017
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The Los Medanos College Academic Senate has just launched their new local discounts project to help struggling college students pay for a meal. In addition to the other efforts being made to provide for students on campus, LMCAS wanted to use this as an opportunity to give back to their community. “It...

Noah uses cultural difference for basis of speech

Noah uses cultural difference for basis of speech

Beatriz Hernandez, bhernandez@lmcexperience.com
March 2, 2017
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Now best known as the host of “The Daily Show,” comedian Trevor Noah performed a standup routine for Stanford students’ friends and family as a part of Family Weekend Saturday, Feb. 25 where he, despite some problematic stances on American social issues, managed to remain charismatic. As a family...

‘Get Out’ sparks reaction

‘Get Out’ sparks reaction

Jordan Neel, jneel@lmcexperience.com
March 2, 2017
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First time director Jordan Peele, best known as a writer and star of the Emmy-winning sketch series "Key & Peele," is back with the amazing satirical thriller "Get Out.” It follows a Black man from Brooklyn named Chris (Daniel Kaluuya) whose white girlfriend Rose (Allison Williams) takes him...

Stangs flash potential

Stangs flash potential

Carlos Ruiz, cruiz@lmcexperience.com
February 23, 2017
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

  The 2016-17 women’s basketball season has been a rough and tough dusty trail for the Mustangs. Although their 2-20 overall record put the team in 7th out of 8th place in the Bay Valley Conference, this year’s campaign for the hoopers has gone fairly well compared last season. When y...

Crowd gets ‘Mad Love’

Crowd gets ‘Mad Love’

Adria Watson, awatson@lmcexperience.com
February 23, 2017
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JoJo ended an impossibly magical night in the most down-to-earth way, by greeting fans with a simple thank you. A rainy two-hour wait did not deter devotees — some of whom still buzzing with energy, serenading her with her songs — to get to meet the singer following her concert in San Francisco Sunday,...

The great wall debate 2k17

February 23, 2017
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Remodel in full ‘swing’

Remodel in full ‘swing’

Beatriz Hernandez, bhernandez@lmcexperience.com
February 23, 2017
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From the moment the clock strikes 10 p.m. and most other community members are either preparing for bed or cramming for an exam, W.A. Thomas Company employees and constructors are coming into work on the swing space on Level Two of the college complex. According to the official project description...

Pro-life protest sparks discussion

Perry Continente, pcontinente@lmcexperience.com
February 23, 2017
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Few topics are as divisive, or as likely to provoke, as abortion. So when Project Truth, a pro-life group — who routinely display large bloody banners of aborted fetuses — arrived on the Los Medanos College campus, and a group of pro-choice students staged a counter protest complete with free condoms...

LMC dominates DVC

LMC dominates DVC

Carlos Ruiz, cruiz@lmcexperience.com
February 22, 2017
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“Boom… boom………BOOM” yelled the whole men’s baseball team, which cued Young Jeezy’s song “Put on” and from there the Mustangs were focused from the first pitch to the last as they won their fifth straight game with an 8-3 stomping of the DVC Vikings. The final regular season meeting...

Garcia directs his own story

Garcia directs his own story

Samantha Hernandez
February 22, 2017
Filed under Features, Profile, Top Stories

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...

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