Experience

Kudos to college for response to racism

Jorge Alba, Guest Column
December 1, 2022

News that recently caught my eye was “LMC reacts to the situation” about racism. This has been an issue for many years now. Not just in LMC, but around the world. This was about the incident in which...

Oakland sports fans deserve better

Oakland sports fans deserve better

Trey Hinckley, Staff Writer
December 1, 2022

Oakland is a city that has some of the most dedicated sports fans. When you have teams who have won multiple championships in the Athletics, Raiders and Golden State Warriors, there is a lot to be excited...

We rely too much on technology

We rely too much on technology

Jaden Fortier, Staff Writer
December 1, 2022

It feels like nowadays, our attention spans are shorter now than they have ever been during this boom in technology. We have so much information at our fingertips now that whenever something doesn’t...

Experience notifications to all

Michael Hogan, Guest Column
December 1, 2022

First, a big thank you! I have been a student at Los Medanos College for over three years now and am soon to go on my fourth year. I started college in the fall of 2020 right when covid was going on. It...

Stop the urge to cancel others

Britney Smookler, Guest Column
December 1, 2022

One day you wake up and look at your phone to suddenly see thousands of verbal attacks about something you did or said. Social media allows people to publicly shame others — mainly celebrities and public...

Promote Transfer Academy

Jeanelle Pagaduan, Guest Column
December 1, 2022

During my time here, the Transfer Academy has made my experience so wonderful. The counselors and academic aids that they continue to provide to me and my other peers in this program have greatly contributed...

Schools should punish student drunk drivers

Alanis Ramirez, Guest Column
December 1, 2022

People who drink and drive should receive consequences at the school they attend. Over the past few years, we've seen many drunk drivers get off with just a slap on the wrist as a consequence. People often...

Letter of encouragement before finals

Sydney Amaral, Guest Column
December 1, 2022

These last few weeks of the semester can really feel like we are put on a time crunch to get all of our geese in a line. It can feel discouraging to pull through with the flood of assignments and finals....

Procrastination is a superpower

Procrastination is a superpower

Michael Benedian, Editor-in-Chief
November 17, 2022

When it comes to videogames, most people can finish one from start to end with no issues. For me however, I can easily start a playthrough but rarely do I ever see the end credits. It’s not just games...

Twitter has changed for the better

Twitter has changed for the better

Kai Arellano, Staff Writer
November 17, 2022

On Oct. 27, Elon Musk bought the social media app Twitter. He purchased the app to make considerable changes to the app in order to make it a place to help with building the economic sphere of the public....

Become a part of journalism

Become a part of journalism

Kai Arellano, Staff Writer
November 17, 2022

The fall semester is almost over and it’s the time for students to start looking into enrolling for the spring depending on the registration dates. Some students may have their eyes set on a major already...

Hate speech is not tolerated

Hate speech is not tolerated

Kai Arellano, Staff Writer
November 3, 2022

Los Medanos College has recently dealt with a considerable amount of backlash. Not just on this single campus, but across the whole Contra Costa Community College District. A sequence of events that involved...

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