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Embrace new networking tactics

A.R. Broom, abroom@lmcexperience.com

February 21, 2018


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There are more than a few good practices that people use when successfully networking, but prior to enacting those practices, you actually have to meet the person. With the Internet well underway, it is imperative for the budding professional to use it to connect with new people and expand that network...

Gentrification lessens the character of cultural hubs

Lilly Montero, lilly.montero3@gmail.com

February 21, 2018


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Imagine a cute New Age coffee shop for a moment. Off white walls, clean wood furniture accented by little green succulents. There are also quirky trinkets or photos to contrast the green against a deep blue or a mustard yellow. There’s some kind of upbeat indie song playing. You don’t know the song,...

Editorial Cartoon – 02/09/2018

Editorial Cartoon – 02/09/2018

D'Angelo Jackson, djackson@lmcexperience.com

February 8, 2018


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An inappropriate response to victory

Experience Staff, submitstoryhere@lmcexperience.com

February 8, 2018


Filed under Editorial, Perspectives

Both football fans and non-football fans came together this past Sunday to cheer on the Philadelphia Eagles and hopes of defeating the supposedly unbeatable Tom Brady. They did just that, bringing home their first Super Bowl ring. However, this historical win was overshadowed by the their fans doing...

Media emphasizes equal representation

Robert Pierce, rpierce@lmcexperience.com

February 7, 2018


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In the last couple days, many have been celebrating the rising tide of positive representation depicted in Black Panther, on Twitter with #WhatBlackPantherMeansToMe. And yet, every silver lining has a cloud — at least a few commenters flocked to the hashtag to talk about how representation is a...

Editorial Cartoon – 02/02/2018

Editorial Cartoon – 02/02/2018

Josh Wood, jwood@lmcexperience.com

February 1, 2018


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Be a fan, not a backseat coach

Jesus Cano, jcano@lmcexperience.com

February 1, 2018


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Physical activity is important for everyone, especially children in their early development, which is why we often see parents encouraging them to play sports. Whether it is soccer, football or even badminton, it is no secret that the participation in youth sports increases by the year. No one can automatic...

Take a moment to disconnect

Tamara Seward, tseward@lmcexperience.com

February 1, 2018


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As I sat down to write my column for the first issue of a new semester, I had so many distractions that I kept forgetting what I wanted to write about. Not distractions of an emergency nature either. Things like my folks’ new dog, kids needing things, family issues, work schedule and other homework...

Enough with the shoulder pads

Lilly Montero, lilly.montero3@gmail.com

January 31, 2018


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As World War II took mankind by storm, women were in the workplace adorned with shoulder pads. The style was considered militarized, masculine and capable. The shoulder pads empowered women at a time when the world was at its weakest and men were most vulnerable.  When the war ended in 1945, the shoulderp...

More lights, police needed at LMC

December 4, 2017


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DEAR EDITOR: I am concerned about the Los Medanos College safety policies. I have attended LMC since spring of 2015, but this year there have been several assaults on campus. These mishaps concern me greatly. I feel our school has had an alarmingly high number of assaults and the safety issue should...

NY Times is out of touch

STAFF, submitstoryhere@gmail.com

December 1, 2017


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Tony Hovater is a man just like any other. He puts his pants on one leg at a time. He’s just your average working-class man — or rather he was. There’s just this one thing that sets him apart from most folks. He’s a Nazi-sympathizer. And we never would have heard of him if the New York Tim...

What we eat is affecting us all

Brenna Enos, benos@lmcexperience.com

December 1, 2017


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What did you eat this past Thanksgiving? For some, plates were adorned with vegetables, mashed potatoes and gravy. But if your answer was meat, you were just one of the other 88 percent of Americans who also consumed it — resulting in the 44 million turkeys that were consumed on Thanksgiving Day alone. P...

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