LMC alum on the rise

Teresa Gaines, tgaines@lmcexperience.com

September 19, 2016

If you try to pronounce his last name, you’ll probably only end up embarrassing yourself. But former Los Medanos student Tony Agbomabiwon embraced his Nigerian heritage and titled his clothing company “iWon Apparel,” a reference to the last four letters in his name. When he steps on campus, Agbomabiwon...

Student artist proves talent

Student artist proves talent

Jamie Perlee, j_perlee@yahoo.com

May 16, 2016

Staying up until 4 a.m. working on a piece of art because sudden inspiration is what LMC art student Stephanie Gomez considers a “perfect night.” Gomez is majoring in studio arts, fine arts and liberal arts at Los Medanos College, where she is a part of the Honors Program and Alpha Gamma S...

The man behind the mystery

The man behind the mystery

Jose Pantoja, josedpantoja@outlook.com

May 16, 2016

He is immediately recognizable to any student who has passed through the main College Complex building. He puts great effort into his signature wardrobe of polished gray leather boots, a freshly pressed shirt and tie, a crisp replica style German naval officer coat, numerous gold signet rings and bands...

Instructional assistant lends a hand to all

Taylor Stroud, tstroud@lmcexperience.com

April 29, 2016

If you think you haven’t come in contact with Eric Sanchez, chances are you actually have, seeing as he currently works as Instructional Assistant for the art, journalism and drama departments and has been teaching various art courses and workshops at LMC since 2011. He’s the bearded guy with glasses...

Estrada finds fulfillment through teaching

Jason Fierros, jfierros@lmcexperience.com

March 10, 2016

As math instructor Rick Estrada walks through the halls of Los Medanos College with his crisp button-ups and a smile on his face, students who don't know him personally might assume he has always excelled at math. Little do they know it was actually quite the opposite. "I think students are sometimes...

Music to ears at LMC

Alexandra Riva, ariva@lmcexperience.com

February 26, 2016

“I think people, they don’t express themselves in ways that show love and care for people. And so, I always tell people I love them, always tell people I care for them. That’s really who I am,” said Silvester Henderson, a music professor at Los Medanos College, known for his perpetually jovial...

Wethington transcends language

Wethington transcends language

Alex De Santiago, Correspondent

January 31, 2014

“I want the students who say, ‘I’m not good at English’ to instead say, ‘English might be more challenging for me than other disciplines, but I know it’s just a matter of learning and practice’,” said English Professor Katalina Wethington, who loves teaching English/ESL courses to students a...

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