Archive for January, 2013

Academic Senate President Sarah Thompson is Las Positas College’s ‘person of the year’

Angelica Estacio Staff writer With a staggering vote count of ten nominations from all over the campus, LPC Academic Senate President Sarah Thompson, snags up the “Person of the year” award by a landslide. Thompson’s recent [...]

Student dances way to ‘person of the year’ runner-up

Aretha Welch Editor in chief Nader Khalil is a relative nobody…but he somehow came in as the second runner up for LPC’s individual of the year. Khalil was only three votes behind this year’s winner, Academic [...]

LPC falling short on Title IX requirements

Jason Leskiw Sports editor 2012 came with the 40th anniversary of an educational equality amendment that was cheered into signing during the Nixon administration.  Hope Solo, Serena and Venus Williams, Candace Parker and Marion Jones all [...]

Supreme Court to decide if Love is OK

Travis Danner is the opinions editor of the Express and an award-winning columnist. His opinions are his own, but we love to publish them because they are intelligent, sarcastic and polarizing. Please, feel free to respond. [...]

DIME DIALOGUE: Dayna Barbero

Each week, the Express will introduce you to someone on campus. He or she may be a mover and shaker on campus, or some random student with a unique perspective. We call it Dime Dialogue. The [...]

Warriors’ Stephen Curry, David Lee deserve All-Star

OAKLAND — Warriors coach Mark Jackson said “it would be criminal” if point guard Stephen Curry and power forward David Lee were not selected as All-Star reserves. “If they do not get voted in, I think [...]

Emotionally troubled students find a helping hand from LPC staffers

Travis Danner Editor in Chief On the teacher’s window is a hand that appears to be smeared with blood but it is not a sign of horror but of hope. There are a number of these [...]

President said Prop 30 stabilizes school budget

Angelica Estacio Staff Writer During the town hall meeting held on Dec. 5, Las Positas College President Kevin Walthers featured some positive updates for the LPC community regarding the passing of tax initiative Proposition 30. Those [...]

LPC students choose the movies of the year

William Charuhas Staff Writer Whenever this time of year comes around in movies is when Oscar buzz starts to build. From independents that garner critical acclaim but fly under the general public’s radar, to the big [...]

Math teacher running for faculty president

Aretha Welch Editor in Chief Craig Kutil, current coor- dinator of the Mathematics Department has announced his candidacy to run for Academic Senate President for the 2013- 2014 school year. Should he win he will be [...]