Archive for October, 2016

Mice are overrunning Las Positas

By Cierra Martinez@CIERRAMARIE26 and C.J. Peterson @CJPETERSON51 As many may have noticed, Las Positas has acquired some new visitors that have come to stay with us on campus. But these visitors are not new students, faculty [...]

Four time super bowl champion visits Las Positas

By Carleen Surrena @SURRENA_C The first thing the four time Super Bowl Champion Keena Turner did when he started speaking was to have everyone stand up in the room. He wanted to make sure everyone had [...]

Campus disturbance leads to arrest

By Usra Ali @USRAALIMSCM31 An arrest was made on Thursday, Oct. 13th at 4:50 p.m. on the Las Positas campus after a student suspected of being intoxicated caused disturbances in various parts of the school. According [...]

Lack of support forces athletic director to take new position

By Carleen Surrena @SURRENA_C and Valeria Mejia @VALMEJIA There are 313 Division I college sports programs. According to the NCAA, 37 of them (11.8 percent) are run by women athletic directors. Some of those women are [...]

Two candidates vie for district position

By Jen Burnett @JBURNETT11 As the elections near, Chabot Las Positas Community College District will see two names competing for the Area 7 opening in November. On the ballot will be Livermore residents, William Macedo and [...]

‘The Addams Family’ is fun for any family

REVIEW By Christopher Hartwell @SILIENCESEEN Live orchestra, exquisite singing, and meticulous choreography takes to the Mertes Center for the Arts in this year’s musical comedy presented by the Las Positas Department of Theater Arts. The Addams [...]

Kanye West’s Saint Pablo Tour stops in Oakland

REVIEW By Jeremy Julian @FAITHFULMANTIS Rapper Kanye West’s “Saint Pablo” tour made its stop in Oakland on Oct 22, at Oracle Arena. As a lifelong fan of West I attended the concert with some friends after [...]

Lady Hawks soaring through the season

Commentary   By Eric Charbonnet @ECHARB10 The league is officially on notice; The Lady Hawks are crushing it. Going into their next game on the 28th the team sits at 9-3-1 with three of the wins [...]

Taking the donuts: When to ask for help

By Ian Jones @IDJONESPHOTOG Asking for help can be tough. In this society, self-sufficiency is big. It’s humbling to admit when I can’t handle something on my own, due to my disability. Countless books have been [...]

Women need more respect in sports

By Elisa Vilanueva @BBELISACATS You have just won your second medal in the Olympic Games, a personal accomplishment and every athlete’s dream. As you hold up your medal, there are photographers surrounding you. You wake up [...]