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LMC gets clean

LMC gets clean

A.R. Broom, abroom@lmcexperience.com

March 1, 2018


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Members of the  Los Medanos College community gathered on the campus' waterfront to clean up litter Monday, Feb 26. The event was put on by the campus’ chapter of the Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS) via Student Life and was inspired by the...

LMC student talks positivity and life in the army

LMC student talks positivity and life in the army

Jordan Neel, jneel@lmcexperience.com

February 28, 2018


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Los Medanos College student Alton Pete, released his book “Life is So Precious” an autobiography about his life early last year. In the book he showcases his time growing up in the Bay Area, joining the United States Army for over 25 years — in which he fought in the war in Iraq for 18 months —...

Financial aid brings awareness

Brenna Enos, benos@lmcexperience.com

February 28, 2018


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Financial aid assistance and prizes were offered to Los Medanos College students via a pop-up tent in the outdoor quad Tuesday, Feb. 27 from 11 a.m. go 2 p.m.  In conjunction with Financial Aid Awareness Day, this event, with the help from Financial Aid Office worker Penelope Murphy, helped students...

Meals on Wheel partners with Nursing

D'Angelo Jackson, djackson@lmcexperience.com

February 26, 2018


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As of this month, the LMC Nursing Department will be in partnership with Meals on Wheels of Contra Costa. The LMC nursing department will contribute by way of donating money and volunteer drivers who will work along local routes to deliver food to Meals on Wheels participants. Meals on Wheels of...

Beaver talks relationship in the tech age

Beaver talks relationship in the tech age

Lilly Montero, lmontero@lmcexperience.com

February 22, 2018


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When Daniel Beaver was just 20, he found himself burned out from trying to determine where in the world of psychology he fit in. He had obtained a B.A. in Psychology from U.C. Berkeley, graduated from Cal State East Bay with an M.S. in Counseling Psychology and interned at various places like Napa State...

‘Stangs aim for victory

Cathie Lawrence, Lead Sports Photographer

February 11, 2018


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LMC Debate Competes at Steeltown

LMC Debate Competes at Steeltown

Azi Carter, acarter@lmcexperience.com

February 8, 2018


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The weekend long World Style Debate Competition, the 2018 Steeltown Invitational, hosted by Los Medanos College, brought more than just home advantage. The warm springtime weather welcomed debaters from as far as Wheaton, Illinois. Visiting teams included Cal Poly, Dominican University, UC Berkeley,...

Praxair supports science

Jesus Cano, jcano@lmcexperience.com

February 8, 2018


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The Los Medanos College Science and Engineering Program struck gold to start off the spring semester when the department was awarded a $7,500 grant by Praxair, the third largest worldwide industrial gas company based on revenue. The donation came from a Pittsburg refinery just down the street off...

Clubs go on display

Alex Camilli, acamilli@lmcexperience.com

February 1, 2018


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LMC students got acquainted with  representatives of various clubs on campus Jan. 23. The expansive Club Day event was held in the quad during Welcome Week to show students the resources and activities available to them throughout the semester.  Student Life and...

DSPS calls for student coaches

Veronica Zesati, vzesati@lmcexperince.com

February 1, 2018


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Disabled Students Programs and Services provides accommodations and support to students with disabilities, and is also looking for students who would like to offer a helping hand to those in need. Counselor Haydee Lindgren explained that one of DSP&S’s main goals is to advocate for students...

New initiative discussed at All College Day

Robert Pierce, rpierce@lmcexperience.com

January 20, 2018


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Los Medanos College faculty and staff filed into the Recital Hall Friday, Jan. 19 for the Spring ‘18 Opening Day All College Meeting. After a continental breakfast and meet & greet for attendees, the event kicked off with a surprise musical number by school mascot, Maurice the Mustang. President...

Professors talk intersectionality

D'Angelo Jackson, djackson@lmcexperience.com

December 5, 2017


Filed under Campus, Web Exclusives

“Being an ally means being willing to act with and for others in the pursuit of ending oppression and creating equality,” said by Los Medanos College English professor Jill Buettner-Ouellette at an event she hosted Monday with fellow English Professor James Noel. The workshop “Courageous Conversations:...

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