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Successfully orchestrated

Successfully orchestrated

Kimberly Stelly, kstelly@lmcexperience.com

October 26, 2017


Filed under Features, Top Stories

The Golden Gate Radio Orchestra accompanied by the Heritage High School School Jazz Band graced LMC’s recital Hall Tuesday evening to a full room of expectant spectators. The Golden Gate Radio Orchestra, a Bay Area based 19-piece orchestra was conducted by LMC’s own Music Professor Luis Zuniga....

High schools to perform Beethoven with LMC

Lilly Montero, Staff Writer

October 26, 2017


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In a night of collaboration and community, the LMC Orchestral Invitational invites students to come see Beethoven No. 1, Nov. 8 at 7:30 p.m. in the recital hall. General admission will be $8 and admission for students will be $5. This event will feature four local high schools. Freedom, Heritage,...

#MeToo at LMC

#MeToo at LMC

Azi Carter, acarter@lmcexperience.com

October 26, 2017


Filed under Perspectives, Top Stories

Seeking to give voice to sexual abuse victims Hollywood actress Alyssa Milano used her social media platform with #metoo after accusations of sexual harassment and assault were leveled against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein. According to the Associated Press, after her tweet social media was flooded...

Academic Center gets spooky

Academic Center gets spooky

Photo by Adria Watson

October 20, 2017


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Halloween festivities are in full swing in at LMC with cobwebs witches and a little haunted house made by student Yaritzy Alvarez adorning the Academic Center.

Shell Oil panel inspires women

Shell Oil panel inspires women

Jordan Neel, jneel@lmcexperience.com

October 19, 2017


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

Los Medanos College and Shell Oil Companies teamed up for the Energize Your Destiny event held Wednesday Oct. 18 in the Recital Hall, focused on career and education for women interested in technical careers. Many people who work at Shell refineries wanted to inform students that working in an industry...

Construction Underway

Construction Underway

October 17, 2017


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LMC breaks ground today on the new Student Union and Physical Education Complex. Both are scheduled to be finished Fall 2019.

District focuses on safety

District focuses on safety

Josh Wood, jwood@lmcexperience.com

October 12, 2017


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With 21 dead, hundreds missing, and more than 160,000 acres lost to the blazes in Northern California, the haze of smoke that has settled over the Bay Area serves as a reminder to the horrors occurring in the North Bay counties. LMC President Bob Kratochvil urged staff and students to sympathize with...

Out List offers more visibility

Out List offers more visibility

Adria Watson, awatson@lmcexperience.com

October 12, 2017


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When English Instructor Liz Green shared her poem “Apples and Oranges” — about her experience as a bisexual in Oklahoma — with her students this semester, one reached out her to expressing thanks for her openness. “I had a student email me saying ‘thank you so much, by the way me too and...

Comedy double act

Comedy double act

Photos by Adria Watson

October 12, 2017


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Two-act play “Lone Star” and “Laundry and Bourbon” opened this week at the LMC theatre and will continue to run through various dates until Oct 23. “Laundry and Bourbon” is a ‘dramedy’ centralized around the housewife of a Vietnam veterinarian, Elizabeth, who is visited by her gossiping...

Fire Academy suit up for training

Fire Academy suit up for training

Robert Pierce

October 12, 2017


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“I get there at 6:30 in the morning while everyone’s still sleeping,” said LMC Fire Academy graduate and probationary firefighter at River Delta Jordyn Tomasello, an all-volunteer Sacramento county fire station with a roster over 90 percent composed of LMC students and alumni, according to River...

‘Blade Runner’ is slow-moving

‘Blade Runner’ is slow-moving

Perry Continente, pcontinente@lmcexperience.com

October 12, 2017


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Blade Runner 2049 is a film that demands a lot from its audience. People hoping for a “thrill-a-minute” action rollercoaster promised by the trailer will be sorely disappointed. Rather than rushing viewers from one action set piece to the next, 2049 instead moves from one deliberately paced scene...

Orchestras play classics

Jordan Neel, jneel@lmcexperience.com

October 12, 2017


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LMC Music Professor Luis Zuniga will team up with Heritage High School’s Jazz Band and the Golden Gate Radio Orchestra for a dual concert performance event Oct. 24. The Golden Gate Radio Orchestra, based in San Mateo, focuses on performing music that was popular in the late ’20s and early ’30s,...

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