Archive for May, 2014

Former mayor of San Ramon follows her dreams at LPC

William Tanner Editor-in-Chief As the end of the semester draws to a close, one student can’t wait to graduate. For her, the Associate of Science in Interior Design has been 25 years in the making. Before [...]

Foundation slated to get $1.7 million

William Tanner Editor-in-Chief With a few short words Ted Kaye, CEO of the Las Positas College Foundation, rocked the campus. Two separate donors are making an investment into the school through the foundation to a total [...]

‘Days of Future Past’ shrouded by even more plot holes

Brianna Guillory Web Editor When “X-Men” premiered in 2000 it set the standard for what are today’s comic book based movies. Now, 14 years later and seven movies in, “X-Men: Days of Future Past” is the [...]

‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ thrills all, nothing short of good

Brandon Clutter Arts & Entertainment Editor In the recent years, Marvel has been releasing movies in a rapid fire motion, and they have been nothing short of fantastic. From the solo movies of “Captain America,” “Thor” [...]

Editorial: Editor-in-chief finishes at LPC on a high note

The 2014 valedictorian of Las Positas College is one of our own. Yes, we’re bragging. We confess to the shameless self-promotion. But once you learn about Bekka Wiedenmeyer, it will be clear why we strayed from [...]

Express EIC says goodbye to Las Positas

Bekka Wiedenmeyer Editor-in-chief I have been at Las Positas College for four long years, and if there is anything I have learned, it’s that you have to have thick skin or you are going to crash [...]

Navy veteran graduates LPC with three degrees

Kalama Hines Features Editor Hers is a story of persistence. One of commitment and the willingness to succeed. Ramona Peterson joined the military to see the world. After her term of service concluded, she set her [...]

Cynthia Ross to retire from LPC

Will Tanner Managing Editor Las Positas College will be without a staple member of the campus community at the end of the semester. After coming to Las Positas in 1997, Cynthia Ross, Director of Student Life, [...]

VP of administrative services position filled

Sanestina Hunter Staff Writer While some students will be changing into summer wear, other students will be holding on to their books around campus this summer. In the meantime, they might have a chance to meet [...]

Lolitas spotted more frequently in tri-valley area

Ashley Freitas Staff Writer The term Lolita according to the Cambridge Dictionary is “a young girl who had a very sexual appearance or behaves in a very sexual way.”  Yet if you were to use the [...]