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The new normal – Day 48

Photo courtesy of Rudolf Rose

Charles Reed, Staff Writer

May 3, 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 Los Medanos College’s spring semester is nearing its end, there are some still working both physicall...

The new normal – Day 47

The new normal - Day 47

Selena Buitrago, Staff Writer

May 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 we are nearing the end of this semester, our shelter-in-place gets pushed forward to the end of Ma...

Show review – “The Midnight Gospel”

Show review - “The Midnight Gospel”

Selena Buitrago, Staff Writer

May 2, 2020

While all the craziness in the world is still occurring, I’m sure everyone is looking for something to keep their mind off things. We’re all searching for that one show, video game or hobby to keep us distracted. Personally, animation has been one of my favorite ways to escape and I think Netflix...

Life without sports sucks

Life without sports sucks

Erick Amaya, Sports Editor

May 2, 2020

As Ray Bradbury once said, “Do what you love and love what you do.” Those words are something that I live by to this day. However, because of the rules and regulations put into order due to the Coronavirus, I’m unable to follow this saying.  While I continue to pursue a career in sport...

HVAC wants to get back

Students Marlene Lopez (left), Steve Lowery and Instructor Debra Winckler go over how to fix a washer.
Photo taken in 2019

Spencer Batute, @batutie_

May 2, 2020

Colleges across the country have technical education programs that require in-person learning which are being affected by school shutdowns in response to the COVID-19 virus. The Los Medanos College Appliance and Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning Service Technology program is no exception to this...

Music classes don’t work online

Music classes don't work online

Daraja McDonald, Staff Writer

May 2, 2020

Music is one of mankind's most prized and valuable possessions. Music represents culture, love and freedom. No matter what type of genre there is a style of music for everyone to enjoy.   One of music’s most valuable traits is that it can bring all different types of people together. It...

The new normal – Day 46

The new normal - Day 46

Jordyn Toscano, News Editor

May 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. Contra Costa County sent out an emergency alert April 29, informing the public that the shelter-in-...

The new normal – Day 45

The new normal - Day 45

Weston Hopkins, Staff Writer

April 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. As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to unfold, most people are still adapting by sheltering in place and soc...

The new normal – Day 44

The new normal – Day 44

Krys Shahin, Editor-in-Chief / @Krysshah

April 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. A month and a half into the Coronavirus pandemic, members of the Contra Costa Community College Distri...

The new normal – Day 43

The new normal - Day 43

Daraja McDonald, Staff Writer

April 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.  Armon McRaven is a full time communications major at Los Medanos College taking a total of 18 uni...

Study Away proposals for 2021 due

Study Away proposals for 2021 due

Weston Hopkins, Staff Writer

April 28, 2020

Proposals for the 2021 Study Away Program have been extended to Wednesday, April 29 by 5 p.m. The proposals were originally due April 15 but due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the date was pushed back.  The Study Away Program is separate from the Study Abroad Program. According to an email sent ...

The new normal – Day 42

The new normal - Day 42

Dante Harrold, Perspectives Editor

April 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 weeks of quarantine drag on for everyone in Contra Costa County, many have had to adapt to the dr...

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