Experience

A pandemic? Don’t panic

Spencer Batute, @batutie_

March 6, 2020

With warnings of COVID-19’s imminent spread throughout the United States and reports of the virus’ transmission in Contra Costa County, an air of panic is only natural. However, we of the LMC Experience believe that panic should be avoided; instead, students and faculty should exercise more prudent ...

Take nature’s medicine now

Hillary Hetrick, Staff Writer

March 6, 2020

Today’s indoor, sedentary lifestyle has slowly taken hold of people’s health. It’s not just physical health. Mental health has suffered just as much, if not more. Many people work long hours to make enough money to have all the shiny new gadgets, eat out all the time, go to parties and have a ...

Life is better in person

Adriana Ivanoff, Staff writer

March 5, 2020

  Many times in my life, I have been told that my texting does not accurately communicate what I intended to say. In my opinion, if you want to know a person, you should be speaking to them face to face or you could lose intimate details that make them who they are.  For example, I have a...

Day to day struggle

Weston Hopkins, Staff writer

March 5, 2020

I am someone who has struggled with addiction throughout my life. Most of my life, I was addicted to eating. Whether bored, upset, or if I just felt like it, I would eat. There was no rhyme or reason to it and because of that I have been heavier set for the majority of my life.  My parents, whom ...

Letter to the Editor

Austin Kennedy, Guest

March 5, 2020

Some common concerns among the majority of students that attend Los Medanos College are parking, unsanitary water conditions, unhealthy vending machines and outdated tech.. With each semester, there is a new wave of people signing up for classes and attending LMC. With LMC Brentwood being the main ca...

Un-privatize prisons

Katie Loughran, Staff writer

February 27, 2020

All prisons used to be under the direct control of our government until the establishment of multiple private prisons emerged into the legal system. These private prisons had their own goals and own ideals about cashing in on prisoners. These institutions followed the regulations and protocols set b...

All the things you never said

Adriana Ivanoff, Staff writer

February 27, 2020

Sometimes goodbye slips past us without a single word, it hangs weighing in the balance of our deepest regrets in the back of our minds. Perhaps we loved them in one way or another as either a friend, family, or really believing that they were “the one.” Maybe we had been lost in finding words, str...

Editorial Cartoon – 2/21/20

Editorial Cartoon - 2/21/20

Spencer Cameron, Staff Writer

February 22, 2020

LMC should give better directions

Sophia Ornelas

February 19, 2020

Our college’s layout is compact when compared to a university, however, incoming students find it difficult to navigate the school. Whether it be searching for their class in the College Complex, or looking for the Student Service Center, more often than not students wander into the Library or Art ...

Treat children like children

Taylor Meads, Guest Columnist

February 19, 2020

     As humans, we are constantly making decisions we know we will be held responsible for. But should the same go for children? Children do not fully understand the consequences of their actions until they are more developed. Because they are still learning about their environment, how th...

Navigating LMC

Sophia Ornelas, Guest Columnist

February 13, 2020

Our college’s layout is compact when compared to a university, however, incoming students find it difficult to navigate the school. Whether it be searching for their class in the College Complex, or looking for the Student Service Center, more often than not students wander into the Library or Art ...

Vote medicare for all

Krys Shahin, @Krysshah

February 13, 2020

In a country that claims to care about its citizens, we cannot allow our actions to be contradictory to the beliefs of this amazing nation. When we are in a nation that is supposed to be one of the best and most advanced in the world, how can we allow the people around us to suffer because of their e...

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