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The new normal – Day 60

The new normal - Day 60

Hillary Hetrick, Campus Editor / @Hillarymhetrick

May 15, 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. Although staying at home became the new normal for most LMC students after the statewide shelter-in-place or...

Nominate S.T.E.L.A.R. students

Nominate S.T.E.L.A.R. students

Jordyn Toscano, News Editor

May 15, 2020

Student Engagement, Leadership Awards and Recognition nominations are currently open to all Los Medanos College students until Monday, May 18. The award ceremony takes place through Zoom on Wednesday, May 20 at 12 p.m. Students may nominate any students, staff or faculty who “have made remarkable...

The new normal – Day 59

The new normal - Day 59

Charles Reed, Campus Editor

May 14, 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 the shelter-in-place order passing well over one month, some might be clawing at the walls to get out at this po...

Transfer and Career Services host Zoom events

Transfer and Career Services host Zoom events

Weston Hopkins, Staff Writer

May 14, 2020

The Los Medanos College Transfer and Career Services hosted Ace The Interview! May 8. The event was hosted on Zoom by Program Coordinator Cynthia Perez-Nicholas and she was joined by Edward Beanes, a Career Exploration Coordinator.  Ace The Interview! was a workshop meant to help students who are...

Experience takes home 13 awards

The Los Medanos College Experience news staff on Zoom call.

Spencer Cameron, Staff Writer

May 14, 2020

The Los Medanos College Experience took home 13 awards at the annual California Journalism Association of Community Colleges conference. The event was originally scheduled for April, but was canceled as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Though the physical event did not take place this year, communit...

Book buyback happening remotely

The Los Medanos College Bookstore is now holding the end of the semester textbook buyback event remotely.

Charles Reed, Campus Editor

May 14, 2020

The long lasting shelter-in-place order has affected many programs and services at Los Medanos College, including the end of the semester Bookstore Buyback event. Because the Bookstore only recently found its new home in the new Student Union building, the fact that it had to close barely a month lat...

LMC player signs fake National Letter of Intent to Texas Tech

Tre'vante Daniels posted this photo on his Instagram account to show what schools he said he had received offers from.

Jesus Cano, Staff Writer

May 13, 2020

Teammates of Los Medanos College defensive back Tre’vante Daniels were excited after he posted a video of himself signing a letter of intent to play football at Texas Tech University. “It was not surprising at all. He worked hard to get in the position where he is at now. He was grinding all th...

The new normal – Day 58

The new normal - Day 58

Katie Loughran, Features Editor / @Katie__Loughran

May 13, 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.  The unprecedented shutdown of college campuses and various non-essential businesses across the country has le...

COVID stays for summer break

Social distancing protocols are likely to be extended into the summer as California begins to slowly open up once more.

Hillary Hetrick, Campus Editor / @Hillarymhetrick

May 13, 2020

Summer may not be as bright as many hoped with COVID-19 precautions being extended seemingly every minute, but Los Medanos College students are optimistic. Each day is taken in stride despite an uncertainty of what the future may bring. Nonetheless, the spring 2020 semester will be ending soon and people ...

Art department adapting to an online environment

Kayla Quares works on a project for Ken Alexander’s design drawing class. Photo taken March 18.

Selena Buitrago, Staff Writer

May 13, 2020

Many departments at Los Medanos College have struggled in their adjustment to remote teaching and learning, and the Art Department is no stranger to this new challenge. The biggest hurdle to the education of many art students, who are now learning online, is the fulfillment of lab hours. Previous...

The new normal – Day 57

Photo courtesy of  Faith Bough

Adriana Ivanoff, Perspectives Editor

May 12, 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 student Faith Bough feels she has an introverted personality and has been doing fi...

More should be done for graduates

Hunter Mori, Guest Columnist

May 11, 2020

Imagine that you're in your second year at Los Medanos College and on track to graduate soon. You're excited for the future, planning to transfer to a four-year university in the fall and thrilled to start a new adventure, but then one day everything changes. Schools shut down, non-essential businesses ...

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