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Pac-7 victory against Yuba

Pac-7 victory against Yuba

Hugo Calderon, @Hugothegreat09

October 4, 2019

Los Medanos College quarterback Zach Burke had to dig deep within himself to reach the endzone during overtime, starting off Pac-7 conference play with a victory against Yuba College. After four quarters of football, both teams were tied at 7-7, which lead into overtime. Yuba College had scored...

Lab hours lengthened

Lab hours lengthened

Krys Shahin, @Krysshah

October 4, 2019

Edit: The original graph depicted incorrect lab hours but was taken down and replaced with a graph displaying the correct information.  After concerns were raised following the surprise reduction this fall in hours for the Computer and Business lab in CO2-200 a compromise has been reached to...

False alarm disrupts classes

False alarm disrupts classes

Katie Loughran and Krys Shahin

September 26, 2019

A false fire alarm was set off at Los Medanos College Thursday, Sept. 26. The false alarm originated in the art building at 9:56 a.m. for reasons still unclear to authorities on campus.  “The smoke alarm in the Art building was set off for reasons unknown,” said Lieutenant Chad Wehrmeister o...

Fun and games, stress relief

Fun and games, stress relief

Charles Reed, Staff Writer

September 26, 2019

A game day stress reliever was held Sept. 25 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in L-109. The event was jointly sponsored by Extended Opportunity Programs & Services (EOPS), Brothers of Excellence Program (BOEP), Cooperative Agencies Resources for Education (CARE) and CalWORKs. The event offered a relaxing time for studen...

MESA celebrates 10th anniversary

MESA celebrates 10th anniversary

Dante Harrold, @HeraldDante

September 20, 2019

Los Medanos College’s Math Engineering Science Achievement program, also known as MESA, celebrated its 10th anniversary on Friday, Sept. 13. The event took place in room Ll-09 from 3 to 5 p.m.  Dedicated to providing academic support to students, MESA is one of the most successful Science, Te...

Walk with honors

Walk with honors

Spencer Batute, @BatuteSpencer

September 20, 2019

Have you ever wanted a program that offers cool classes, academic opportunities, fun trips and a sense of community, all in one? Look no further than Los Medanos College’s Honors Program. The Honors Program, now entering its 21st year at LMC, offers students a wide variety of benefits including p...

Area 51 bracing for storm

Area 51 bracing for storm

Katie Loughran, @Katie__Loughran

September 20, 2019

With the proposed raid on Area 51 approaching at lightspeed, the controversy and commotion surrounding the event seemingly plateaued when it was supposedly canceled. That was until two YouTubers from the Netherlands were arrested, while trying to get an early preview of craziness to come. The event is ...

Plan puts students first

Plan puts students first

Krys Shahin, @Krysshah

September 20, 2019

Los Medanos College staff have been working hard to make a new system on campus that allows professors to focus on putting the students and their experience first while on campus. This plan is called Strategic Enrollment Management (SEM) and it focuses on three base pillars: student experience, institution...

WiFi on campus changes

Krys Shahin, @Krysshah

September 13, 2019

The Contra Costa Community College District (CCCCD) sent out an email Sept. 4 notifying staff that the wifi on campus will be changing starting Sept. 16 and progressing to its final stage Jan. 1, 2020. These plans started early spring 2019 and are now being implemented to each campus.  Starting Sept. 16 fo...

Heavenly Performance of Sister Act Sells Out

Heavenly Performance of Sister Act Sells Out

Erick Amaya, Staff Writer

September 10, 2019

Pittsburg Community Theatre’s [PCT] opening night of “Sister Act” was welcomed with a sold-out theater. After much anticipation, the curtains for the performance finally opened Sept. 8, shortly after 8 p.m. in Downtown Pittsburg to an excited and eager audience.  The play’s director, Dianna Schepers, was ...

Meet the editor

Meet the editor

Krys Shahin, @Krysshah

September 5, 2019

With both of the previous beloved Editors in Chief getting accepted to and transferring to their top choices, I have been passed the torch and have taken up the mantle of lead editor of the Experience.  Though I am new to this paper, I have many ideas that will pave the way for the future. My goal...

LMC gets charged up for electric vehicles

LMC gets charged up for electric vehicles

Spencer Batute, @BatuteSpencer

September 5, 2019

Electric vehicles are not just the future — they are the near future. Construction of 18 new electric vehicle charging stations in Parking Lot A is expected to be completed by the beginning of September, with the stations becoming operable around October. The construction in the parking lot, which start...

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