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The new normal – Day 17

The new normal – Day 17

Jordyn Toscano, News Editor

April 2, 2020

Editor’s note: “The new normal” is a continuing series that looks into how members of the Los Medanos College community are coping with a shelter-in-place order amid the COVID-19 pandemic. While the shelter-in-place order remains active in California, Los Medanos College students and staff of...

The new normal – Day 16

The new normal – Day 16

Weston Hopkins, Staff Writer

April 1, 2020

Editor’s note: “The new normal” is a continuing series that looks into how members of the Los Medanos College community are coping with a shelter-in-place order amid the COVID-19 pandemic. It’s been two weeks since the shelter-in-place order was enacted by Contra Costa County, and students a...

Student services to be addressed in webinar

Student services to be addressed in webinar

Jordyn Toscano, News Editor

April 1, 2020

Los Medanos College Equity and Inclusion is hosting a webinar event through Zoom, Thursday, April 9 at 10 a.m. The webinar will address the sudden transition from face-to-face classes and student resources to online mediums. The event, called “Equity-Minded Student Services in the Online Environm...

District responds to county order

District responds to county order

Krys Shahin, Editor-in-Chief

March 31, 2020

Contra Costa County declared an extension to the shelter-in-place order March 31, extending the date until “at least May 3.” The Contra Costa Community College District is now meeting to discuss what further actions should take place for the rest of the spring 2020 semester.   The importance of abiding by ...

The new normal – Day 15

The new normal – Day 15

Krys Shahin, Editor-in-Chief

March 31, 2020

Editor’s note: “The new normal” is a continuing series that looks into how members of the Los Medanos College community are coping with a shelter-in-place order amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Associated Students President Thyra Cobbs is one of the hundreds of Los Medanos College students affected b...

The new normal – Day 14

The new normal – Day 14

Daraja McDonald, Staff Writer

March 30, 2020

Editor’s note: “The new normal” is a continuing series that looks into how members of the Los Medanos College community are coping with a shelter-in-place order amid the COVID-19 pandemic.  Jhay Roland, a second-year Los Medanos College student and athlete, is currently studying me...

The new normal – Day 13

The new normal – Day 13

Erick Amaya, Staff Writer

March 29, 2020

Editor’s note: “The new normal” is a continuing series that looks into how members of the Los Medanos College community are coping with a shelter-in-place order amid the COVID-19 pandemic.  Belem Naranjo is a second-year history student who will be graduating Los Medanos College th...

The new normal – Day 12

The new normal – Day 12

Bailee Lewis, Staff Writer

March 28, 2020

Editor’s note: “The new normal” is a continuing series that looks into how members of the Los Medanos College community are coping with a shelter-in-place order amid the COVID-19 pandemic.  It has been almost two weeks since the shelter-in-place order began in six Bay Area counties...

The new normal – Day 11

The new normal – Day 11

Spencer Cameron, Staff Writer

March 27, 2020

Editor’s note: “The new normal” is a continuing series that looks into how members of the Los Medanos College community are coping with a shelter-in-place order amid the COVID-19 pandemic.  As the quarantine and statewide shelter-in-place order continues, students are still learning to adapt to a new...

LMC provides technology to students

LMC provides technology to students

Krys Shahin, Editor-in-Chief

March 27, 2020

As both lab and lecture courses transition to online only, some students may find themselves struggling to produce the materials and resources they need to be successful, and may not have access to.  In an attempt to help these students, Los Medanos College has purchased 50 Chromebooks and i...

Custodial crew continues to clean campus

Custodial crew continues to clean campus

Selena Buitrago, Staff Writer

March 27, 2020

While both students and staff are no temporarily not allowed at the Los Medanos College campus, it brings the question of how the physical campus upkeep will be maintained during the COVID-19 outbreak and the California shelter-in-place order.  After staff and students were notified of the campus closure Mar...

Summer registration postponed

Summer registration postponed

Weston Hopkins, Staff Writer

March 26, 2020

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the registration for the summer 2020 term, originally scheduled to open April 4, has now been reset to a tentative date.  “Registration for summer will likely be April 20,” wrote Interim Vice President of Instruction Nancy Ybarra in an email. “Although th...

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