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Esports is leveling up

Esports is leveling up

Teresa Gaines, tgaines@lmcexperience.com

October 6, 2016


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The E-Sports club at Los Medanos College starts off their meetings like any other club on campus. Announcements are made about upcoming events, the agenda for the day is up on the board and club president Allison Bergonia is front and center leading and taking notes. But what happens after the routine che...

LMC alum on the rise

Teresa Gaines, tgaines@lmcexperience.com

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...

Club READ makes efforts for students

Club READ makes efforts for students

Kimberly Stelly, kstelly@lmcexperience.com

September 15, 2016


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Every Wednesday afternoon, Club READ meets to discuss book giveaways, fundraisers and upcoming events on the Los Medanos campus in a tireless effort to make textbooks affordable and encourage widespread literacy. “Our ultimate goal is to establish a textbook loan fund for financial aid students...

Pelican afloat

Pelican afloat

September 9, 2016


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Lightsaber wars

Lightsaber wars

Beatriz Hernandez, bhernandez@lmcexperience.com

September 8, 2016


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Study Abroad going to Italy

Jason Fierros, jfierros@lmcexperience.com

September 8, 2016


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If students are looking to expand their horizons and study abroad, both Diablo Valley College and Los Medanos College will be putting together a trip for Florence, Italy for spring next 2017 DVC Professor Carolyn Seefer, who taught in Florence in 2007, is excited to get the opportunity to do so again...

No bowls left ’empty’

No bowls left ’empty’

Adria Watson, awatson@lmcexperience.com

September 8, 2016


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The Los Medanos College Ceramics Department is donating 75 glazed bowls to the Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano. The Empty Bowls fundraiser is for all ages and takes place in Fairfield on October 15 and in Concord on October 16 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. on both days. The Los Medanos College Ceramics...

New major set for 2017

New major set for 2017

Tyler Mortimore, tmortimore@lmcexperience.com

September 8, 2016


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2016 is a tumultuous time. Protests against systemic racism and the construction of an oil pipeline on Native land in North Dakota are currently in the headlines, and immigration and LGBT rights are once again the center of political discourse with reactionary politicians looking to energize their base...

Tennis court nearly finished

Tennis court nearly finished

Beatriz Hernandez, bhernandez@lmcexperience.com

September 8, 2016


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The Los Medanos College tennis court construction, which has been occurring since before the semester started, is expected to conclude in the coming weeks. According to Vice President Kevin Horan, the tennis courts had been in need of renovation for some time now. “The courts were in a fairly poor...

Library extends hours

Adria Watson, awatson@lmcexperience.com

September 8, 2016


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  The Los Medanos College Library has provided a new, accessible way for students to receive further help and resources on campus–– their doors are now open on Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. According to Library Director Christina Goff, 94 students showed up to the first Saturday session,...

‘Professionally gay’

‘Professionally gay’

Teresa Gaines, tgaines@lmcexperience.com

August 31, 2016


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“I did get an egg thrown at me once, which hurt a lot. You wouldn’t think an egg would hurt so much but it did.” Jeff Matthews recalled the one time he was truly harassed — while walking down a Southern California street in the ’80s and receiving an egg to the temple. Although an upsetting,...

Construction roof renovations under way

Construction roof renovations under way

Adria Watson, awatson@lmcexperience.com

August 25, 2016


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Students may have noticed the ongoing construction happening by the Lot C entrance the first two weeks of this semester. According to Vice President Kevin Horan, the sections of the College Complex that are currently being worked on were in dire need of a new roof. “You may recall in recent past...

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