Archive for April, 2013

LPC swimmer finishes strong at State Championships

Martin Gallegos Sports Editor Las Positas College was well represented at East Los Angeles College this past weekend for the 2013 Swim & Dive State Championships. Freshman swimmer McKenna Stevulak has had quite the remarkable season. [...]

LPC student receives academic recognition

Bekka Wiedenmeyer News Editor For a school nicknamed “Lost Potential,” Las Positas College does not fall short in turning out students made of scholarship material. Outgoing Student Trustee of the Associated Students of Las Positas College [...]

Popularity leads to expansion of ASLPC’s textbook loaner program

Brandon Clutter Web Editor College students have to juggle a lot at once— work, classes, fees, housing. Classes can be hard to get into, cost a lot of money and then there is the real big [...]

President-elect Southorn brings military experience to student government

Katrina Gardner Arts & Entertainment Editor The results are in. On April 17 and 18, students of Las Positas College gathered to choose their new student leaders. And out of 782 ballots counted after the event, [...]

LPC swim team wins conference championships

Alex Romero Staff Writer The Las Positas College women’s swim team wrote themselves into school history, earning the school’s first conference championship. “Had to check, and I believe this is the first conference championship for Las [...]

Post-Coachella music festivals hitting California

Charlie Anne Urcia Staff Writer The hills of the tri-valley are fading into a golden hue. Grapevines are growing. Fruits are ripening. Summer is beckoning to casual listeners and music fans alike to come out and [...]

College Budget Recipes: Steak and homemade sauce

Will Tanner Staff Writer  Hey, Will the Express Chef here. I thought I would try to find all of you some of my favorite recipes. Each week we’ll highlight my favorite fast and easy recipes for [...]

49ers legend encourages LPC students to follow their dreams

Timothy Salinas Piper Staff Writer While he is known for winning three Super Bowls and being one of the greatest tight ends in 49ers history, many people do not know the type of impact he has [...]

LPC musical ‘Hair’ was well worth watching

Katrina Gardner Arts & Entertainment Editor  There’s more to it than just sex, drugs, rock and roll and hair. Throughout the distractions of the psychedelic age, sexual desires and the haze of drugs lay a powerful [...]

Boston moves ahead in wake of bombing

Bekka Wiedenmeyer News Editor Who did it? Why did they do it? And most importantly, how does the United States recover from such a tragic situation?In the wake of the Boston Marathon bombings, people are striving [...]