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The new normal – Day 21

Austin Trenholm on a Zoom call.

Yesenia Mendez, Staff Writer

April 6, 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. Students of Los Medanos College haven’t been on campus for 21 days now as the novel Coronavirus continues t...

The new normal – Day 20

Los Medanos College student Annalicia Gutierrez holding her dog Cookie, a female nine year-old miniature poodle.

Hillary Hetrick, Staff Writer

April 5, 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. Living life in the shadow of the COVID-19 pandemic has become the new normal for many people, including...

Transfer Services move online

Transfer Services move online

Charles Reed and Krys Shahin

April 4, 2020

The state-wide shelter-in-place has impacted the entire Los Medanos College community, yet there are still programs that offer student services online.  The Transfer and Career Center has moved a selection of their services online to help students stay on track with their transfer goals. ...

The new normal – Day 19

The new normal - Day 19

Krys Shahin, Editor-in-Chief

April 4, 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. Unlike some who have found the shelter-in-place order socially isolating and their days filled with lots...

The new normal – Day 18

The new normal - Day 18

Selena Buitrago, Staff Writer

April 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. With the COVID-19 virus continuing to affect the world daily, the state-wide shelter-in-place has now been exten...

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

Photo taken before shelter-in-place order.

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

Interim Chancellor Huff sent out an email to district staff March 31 in response to Contra Costa County extending the shelter-in-place order amid the COVID-19 virus.

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...

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