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Free immigration legal consultations

Free immigration legal consultations

Weston Hopkins, Editor-in-Chief

September 30, 2020

Los Medanos College students, staff and faculty have access to free legal immigration services from the Immigration Institute of the Bay Area.  The IIBA was founded in 1918 and “has helped immigrants, refugees, and their families join and contribute to the community for over one hundred years,”...

Career Services hosting weekly meetings

Career Services hosting weekly meetings

Weston Hopkins, Editor-in-Chief

September 11, 2020

The Los Medanos College Transfer and Career Services have added a new remote service to their roster for the fall semester, the Career Design Studio. The studio is spearheaded by LMC Career Exploration Program Coordinator Edward Beanes and Adjunct Career Counselor and Instructor Mark Isham.  “The...

The Financial Aid Office is still here to help

The Financial Aid Office is still here to help

Dante Harrold and Weston Hopkins

September 9, 2020

Financial aid is a crucial tool for students, even more so during this economically tremulous time. The U.S. is currently facing a pandemic, which has launched the country into a recession, leaving millions financially vulnerable. Students need to know what financial aid they may be entitled to and how...

Urgent Conversations

Urgent Conversations

Roya Mohammad, Staff Writer

September 9, 2020

The Los Medanos College Social Science Department is hosting a four-part series of events called "Urgent Conversations" in order to inform students and teachers on the topics of equity and social justice, while also providing tools, ideas and curriculum to help support teachers and students during these...

EOPS holds event on campus

Students wait in line during the EOPS, CARE, CalWORKS days.

Weston Hopkins, Editor-in-Chief

September 7, 2020

Over a two day period we had 221 students attend. Students were greeted when they arrived and instructed to keep six feet apart. There was one check in station which helped to streamline the process.

Bookstore working to keep up with orders

Bookstore working to keep up with orders

Elizabeth McLaurin, Staff Writer

September 1, 2020

We currently have three permanent Bookstore employees and we have received well over 3,000 online orders.

Hannum appointed VPI

Natalie Hannum, the new Vice President of Instruction smiles for the camera.

Erick Amaya, Sports Editor

June 9, 2020

Natalie Hannum, who joined the Los Medanos College staff in 2013, will serve as the school’s new Vice President of Instruction. She will officially begin her new role July 1, 2020.  With the retirement of interim VPI Nancy Ybarra, Hannum was named the successor by LMC President Bob Kratochvil...

LMC English instructor publishes book

LMC English instructor publishes book

Selena Buitrago, Staff Writer

May 22, 2020

Los Medanos College assistant English instructor L.D. Green, who teaches composition, creative writing and literature, recently published a collection of essays and stories which explore people's struggles with the mental health care system and challenge the prevailing models of mental health. Green...

Study Slam held on Zoom

Study Slam held on Zoom

Ronald Smith, Staff Writer

May 22, 2020

This spring semester’s Study Slam got a remote make-over to support the college’s online environment. It was held Friday, May 15 on Zoom and gave students an opportunity to work with consultants or tutors in online breakout rooms for most of the day. Typically, the Study Slam is held in the Cen...

Transfer Workshop helps transfer students

Roya Mohammad, Staff Writer

May 22, 2020

The pressure of transferring in the midst of a pandemic can be stressful. However Rachel Anicetti, director of Transfer and Career Services, tried to ease that stress Tuesday, May 12, when she hosted an online transfer workshop to inform Los Medanos College students about financial aid opportunities.&nb...

Nominate S.T.E.L.A.R. students

Nominate S.T.E.L.A.R. students

Jordyn Toscano, News Editor

May 15, 2020

Student Engagement, Leadership Awards and Recognition nominations are currently open to all Los Medanos College students until Monday, May 18. The award ceremony takes place through Zoom on Wednesday, May 20 at 12 p.m. Students may nominate any students, staff or faculty who “have made remarkable...

Transfer and Career Services host Zoom events

Transfer and Career Services host Zoom events

Weston Hopkins, Staff Writer

May 14, 2020

The Los Medanos College Transfer and Career Services hosted Ace The Interview! May 8. The event was hosted on Zoom by Program Coordinator Cynthia Perez-Nicholas and she was joined by Edward Beanes, a Career Exploration Coordinator.  Ace The Interview! was a workshop meant to help students who are...

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