Experience

Liberal arts degrees are important

Staff, kstelly@lmcexperience.com

April 7, 2016


Filed under Editorial, Perspectives

Everyone has heard jokes or lectures talking about how useless and impractical liberal arts degrees are. College students are often pressured to pick something more practical like engineering or nursing because non-mathematic or science degrees won’t guarantee you a job. But your choice in major shouldn’t...

Sexual assault on campus

Staff, kstelly@lmcexperience.com

March 10, 2016


Filed under Editorial, Perspectives

The recent sexual assault on Los Medanos College that took place in the second floor restroom of the college complex last Thursday has students on edge. No one wants to be made to feel unsafe at school but it seems that there has been a lot of finger-pointing – everyone’s looking for a scapegoat...

Adjust bookstore policy for students

Staff

January 28, 2016


Filed under Editorial, Perspectives

If community college were a person, its middle name would be flexibility. Flexibility with undecided majors, age groups, work schedules, people who have children and just flexible education options as a whole. Why is it then that the biggest pocket-emptier on campus, the student bookstore, has one...

Are we numb to mass murder?

December 3, 2015


Filed under Editorial

Wednesday morning welcomed yet again news of another mass shooting this time in San Bernardino. There were 14 casualties and 17 injured which is certainly a tragic thing to have occurred, but because the 335th mass shooting of 2015, it’s hard to feel a truly deep sense of sadness due to the fact that...

Don’t blame all Muslims for acts of terrorism

Staff

November 18, 2015


Filed under Editorial, Perspectives

There is no correct way to deal with tragedy. Some people cry, some are angry and others become distant all of which are understandable. However, what is not acceptable to do in the midst of tragedy, is blame the innocent and make false accusations against a community of people solely based upon their...

Work together, effect change

November 12, 2015


Filed under Editorial

Have you ever had an issue within your local community that you wish more people knew about? Well that’s what we’re here for. We’re here for you, for the community, to use this newspaper as its megaphone, its problem solver, it first response crew, its source of news. We as the staff of “The...

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