Experience

Cricket: the 19-year-old graffiti artist

Luke Thomas showing off his art in Brentwood at the train tracks that intersect Lone Tree Way.

Jesse Mendoza, Staff Writer

May 22, 2020

To most, Luke Thomas is just an average Los Medanos College liberal arts major fresh out of high school. But to a handful of people he is known as Cricket, a 19-year-old future graffiti artist.  Graffiti is a controversial art form that has made its way to urban and suburban areas around the ...

The new normal – Day 66

The new normal - Day 66

Krys Shahin and Charles Reed

May 21, 2020

Editor’s note: “The new normal” is a continuing series that looks into how members of the Los Medanos College community are coping with a shelter-in-place order amid the COVID-19 pandemic. “COVID-19 has drastically changed the landscape and daily procedures of our city, state and nation, these c...

Fall semester to be online

All courses that are being offered during the summer and fall semesters will be hybrid or completely online. Student's can see what courses are hybrid when registering through InSite.

Krys Shahin, Editor-in-Chief / @Krysshah

May 21, 2020

The fall 2020 semester will continue online amid the COVID-19 pandemic. According to Interim Vice President of Instruction Nancy Ybarra, some courses may have the option to be hybrid or partially face-to-face, depending on the course and health official recommendations as the year comes to an end.&nb...

The new normal – Day 65

The new normal - Day 65

Krys Shahin, Editor-in-Chief / @Krysshah

May 20, 2020

Editor’s note: “The new normal” is a continuing series that looks into how members of the Los Medanos College community are coping with a shelter-in-place order amid the COVID-19 pandemic.  Los Medanos College alumna Ashley Conley is now a nursing major at San Francisco State University ...

Minimize harm, protest safely

Krys Shahin, Editor-in-Chief / @Krysshah

May 20, 2020

While Americans have every right to defend their first amendment rights, those protesting during a pandemic are doing so in an unsafe and detrimental way.  If you decide to protest, be smart. Don’t attack law enforcement: wear a mask, keep science in mind and understand that guidelines have ...

The new normal – Day 64

The new normal - Day 64

Katie Loughran, Features Editor / @Katie__Loughran

May 19, 2020

Editor’s note: “The new normal” is a continuing series that looks into how members of the Los Medanos College community are coping with a shelter-in-place order amid the COVID-19 pandemic. With multiple states announcing both reopening plans and extended shelter-in-place orders, planning for t...

The new normal – Day 63

The new normal - Day 63

Jordyn Toscano, News Editor

May 18, 2020

Editor’s note: “The new normal” is a continuing series that looks into how members of the Los Medanos College community are coping with a shelter-in-place order amid the COVID-19 pandemic. As the county-wide shelter-in-place order continues, students at Los Medanos College look forward to the end o...

New season, new faces

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Erick Amaya, Sports Editor

May 18, 2020

This fall, the Los Medanos College Women’s Soccer team is looking to compete for their third consecutive Bay Valley Conference title. Head coach Zach Sullivan and his coaching staff are looking to remain atop the conference and advance further in the playoffs.  Last season, LMC clinched a back-to-back con...

The new normal – Day 62

The new normal - Day 62

Yesenia Mendez, Staff Writer

May 17, 2020

Editor’s note: “The new normal” is a continuing series that looks into how members of the Los Medanos College community are coping with a shelter-in-place order amid the COVID-19 pandemic. It has been two months since Los Medanos College alumni, Eduardo Martinez and his girlfriend Kendra Mon...

The new normal – Day 61

The new normal - Day 61

Spencer Batute, Staff Writer

May 16, 2020

With in-person classes suspended and most clinical nursing sites closed for much of the semester, Los Medanos College nursing students have been unsure until recently if they’ll be able to get the clinical hours they need to graduate. For Debra Hawkes, Director of the Licensed Vocational Nurse Progr...

Treat people with kindness

Fabiola Curiel, Guest Columnist

May 16, 2020

We are currently in a very distressing time. We have a global pandemic that has physically disconnected us from each other, yet, humans seem to have been emotionally disconnecting from each other for a long time now. We are facing a pandemic that has changed itself into an epidemic of rudeness. &...

Top 5 – Albums that’ll rock your quarantine

Top 5 - Albums that'll rock your quarantine

Selena Buitrago, Staff Writer

May 16, 2020

During these tough times, we all need things to help keep us distracted or just keep us entertained. Music has always been an outlet for humanity whether it be to celebrate, forget, remember, or question society-there is a song for every moment. Here are some albums you should check out during quarant...

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