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Masterclass has an impact

Cynthia Vasquez, Staff Writer

April 18, 2019


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The talented voices of Los Medanos College had the opportunity to debut their classical and gospel songs in front of a live audience and get critiqued by a vocal clinician on Tuesday evening at the Choral/Vocal Masterclass Recital. With students performing in the recital, the event also included...

Big Band gets swinging

Big Band gets swinging

Kirsten Haun, Staff Writer

April 18, 2019


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Lively music filled the air as the Heritage Jazz Band kicked off the night playing tunes that swayed people to the dance floor Wednesday, April 17. The event was called the Big Band Dance Party and it was held from 6-9 p.m. to commemorate the third year since establishing the Veterans Resource Center at...

BSU holds spoken word

Lilly Montero, @lilly_montero3

April 11, 2019


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“It’s not easy to get up in a room full of strangers and say some shit about yourself,” said Dre Johnson of poetry duo Jackhammer Serenade. LMC’s Black Student Union held an open mic night featuring the duo and original student work. The night included a workshop on spoken word which helpe...

Pizza with a cop returns

Pizza with a cop returns

Dante Harrold, @DanteHerald

April 11, 2019


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Student life and Police Services together held the eventPizza with a Cop Tuesday, April 9. During the event, the campus officers served free pizza to students while giving tips on how to remain safe on and off campus and how campus security was a resource to them. Some students may find Pizza with a Cop simi...

Watch your blindspot

Watch your blindspot

Marc Lopez, @KaptainMarc

March 21, 2019


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“No matter what everyone has a blindspot,” said actor Rafael Casal from the critically acclaimed indie film “Blindspotting.” “You are always conditioned to see one thing before the other.” LMC and Maya Cinemas held a special screening for the critically acclaimed film “Blindspotting” on ...

A counselor’s journey with education

A counselor’s journey with education

Haley Ahmed, Staff Writer

March 21, 2019


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It was a normal day at the office. Deborah Baskin was focusing on the task at hand, serving as a manager to a company that provided physicals for potential life insurance customers. In the wake of the 2007 recession, when many people were lucky to have a job at all, Deborah knew it was a miracle to have t...

Pi Day festivities bring fun straight to the face

Pi Day festivities bring fun straight to the face

Hillary Hetrick, @hillarymhetrick

March 21, 2019


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LMC’s Math Department hosted Pi Day, an event that takes place each semester on March 14 to correspond with the numeric value of Pi. The number 3.14 is represented by the said date of March 14 often written out in numbers as “3/14.” Earlier in the day, students gathered on the Student Services Pa...

Veterans meet with district rep, talk resources

D'Angelo Jackson, @DAngeloJackson_

March 14, 2019


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The Los Medanos College Student Veterans Club had the to meet with Congressional District Representative Ryan-Thomas Brown to discuss veteran use of resources. The meeting held in the Veterans Recreational Center, was broken up into a morning and an afternoon session. The first meeting and the beginning...

Police aides gain more appreciation

Adriana Ivanoff, Staff Writer

March 14, 2019


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They unlock the school before you come, are here when your semesters have ended and even stayed during the smoke crisis that happened last semester that shut the campus down. They keep you safe if you take you night classes, They are on constant watch over the campus, waiting for when people need th...

Lactation rooms receive a renewed push

Lactation rooms receive a renewed push

A.R Broom, @AlexanderRBroom

March 14, 2019


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A topic of recent discussion on campus, the need for comfortable places for recent mothers to nurse around campus, is now receiving support and hard-pushing representation from Los Medanos College student life. “It was brought up during a public comment meeting,” said John Nguyen, Student Life ...

Recording arts provides a pathway

Recording arts provides a pathway

Aria Mallorca, Staff Writer

March 7, 2019


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The music industry is more diverse, booming and independent than ever before. The Recording Arts Program at Los Medanos College allows students to earn a certificate of achievement or an associate’s degree to help get a foot in the door. Focusing on the technical and physical aspects behind the record...

LMCAS a voice for students

Liz McLaurin, Staff Writer

February 28, 2019


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Perhaps you have walked past the conference room to the left of EOPS on a Monday. You might have even walked by between the hours of 1 and 3 p.m. and noticed a small group of students huddled around a square cluster of tables. But what you might not have known is those huddled students crammed in tha...

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