Experience

BART should value its employees

Herman Stampley
October 25, 2013

DEAR EDITOR: Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) went on strike recently due to a disagreement on pension, safety and healthcare. According to the Huffington post, Roxanne Sanchez, president of Service Employees...

Awareness is key to safety

Awareness is key to safety
Editorial
October 25, 2013

The Los Medanos College community should feel safe overall as they go through the day to day routine on campus knowing police services is actively working to ensure their safety. However, they should be...

Make the best of a situation

Madeline Henderson
October 25, 2013

I know the country is currently in turmoil, with the recent shutdown of the U.S. government, the BART strike and the potential for an Alameda County Transit strike. The government closing down put government...

Body art: social acceptance

Steven Luke
October 25, 2013

Body art has always held a place in the history of the world. It can be traced back thousands of years, but in recent times it wasn’t as socially acceptable as it has become today. When I was a young...

Safety a topic of concern

Officer Michael Hotton leads a meeting about safety and emergency preparedness on campus.
Brendan Cross and Charles Powell
October 25, 2013

Contra Costa Community College District Police Officers Michael Hotton and Fernando Salamanca led a Campus Safety and Emergency Preparedness meeting for faculty and staff providing safety tips and information...

Whats your major

Cynthia Norris and Imani Sayyed
October 15, 2013

Plans for the future

Music Department Chair Silvester Henderson argues a vital point during the meeting. Photo taken in 2013.
Brendan Cross
October 11, 2013

Los Medanos College held a district strategic planning meeting Oct. 7, led by district Senior Dean of Research and Planning Gregory Stoup, to talk about future plans and initiatives. The meeting, referred...

Cancellation causes kerfuffle

Steven Luke
October 11, 2013

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month and everywhere you look people are wearing pink to raise awareness. So why was the ‘Fighting the Fight Against Breast Cancer Conference’ canceled?...

Stangs in pennant hunt

Stangs in pennant hunt
Luke Johnson
October 11, 2013

The football team of Los Medanos College finally reached a winning record for the first time in the season after a 32-15 victory over the West Valley Vikings last Saturday the 5th. Now at the season’s...

Dream becomes reality

Dream becomes reality
Steven Luke
October 11, 2013

Everybody has dreams and expectations of what they want to do with their future. Some of us want to be superstars in sports or in Hollywood while others want to impact their communities by entering the...

Let’s make campus a safer place

Rose Dixon
October 11, 2013

DEAR EDITOR: An issue that has bothered me since I first read about it is the issue of theft on campus. It bothered me because when you come to school, you expect to come to a place where you can feel...

Reps: Stop shirking duty

Reps: Stop shirking duty
Editorial
October 11, 2013

The foolishness of the partial government shutdown has continued now for over a week, and although there is a proposal to raise the debt ceiling for six weeks the shutdown will persist if a Republican...

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