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The new normal – Day 12

Photo taken in 2017.

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

Left: Katelyn Lopez's brother napping, Katelyn Lopez reading in the middle, and her sister watching television.

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

Custodian Reynaldo Flores wipes down all door handles and surfaces everyday on campus. Photo taken March, 17.

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...

The new normal – Day 10

Cesar Reyes works on campus for the last time March 26 amid Coronavirus concerns.

Krys Shahin, Editor-in-Chief

March 26, 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.  The COVID-19 pandemic has forced the state of California into a standstill, which has resulted in students and ...

Meetings held on Zoom

The first online Academic Senate meeting was held Monday, March 23.

Jordyn Toscano, @jordyntoscano

March 25, 2020

The Los Medanos College Academic Senate held its first online Zoom meeting Monday, March 23 from 3 to 5 p.m. Due to California’s state-wide shelter-in-place order, students, staff and faculty are not allowed to leave their homes for anything other than essentials until further notice.  As t...

LMC Food Pantry still offers supplies

The Food Pantry has new hours to continue serving LMC students.

Charles Reed, Staff Writer

March 25, 2020

The Los Medanos College Food Pantry is still able to offer services through this shelter-in-place order given by the state. While the campus is still closed there will be some opportunities to stop by and receive assistance for a limited time.   There are going to be four events in the nex...

The new normal – Day 9

The new normal - Day 9

Krys Shahin, @krysshah

March 25, 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 shelter in place order continues, students and staff of Los Medanos College are a week into...

F**k your freedom

Katie Loughran, @Katie__loughran

March 25, 2020

As the death toll across the nation rises from the novel Coronavirus, the importance of social distancing during this pandemic seems incredibly obvious. Despite this, many individuals are choosing to continue going out to populated areas like beaches, bars, clubs, etc. with no consideration for the h...

The new normal — Day 8

No longer able to attend in-class meetings, LMC student Cathie Lawrence works on her class project from home.

Spencer Batute, Staff Writer

March 24, 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.  In light of the ongoing statewide shelter in place, younger students who are not as susceptibl...

The new normal – Day 7

The new normal - Day 7

Yesenia Mendez, Staff Writer

March 23, 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 a shelter-in-place order in California, the everyday routines of Los Medanos College students, teachers a...

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