Archive for November, 2016

Women’s soccer falls short in second round playoff game

PLEASANT HILL, CA- At the end of their season the Hawks women’s soccer team was left seeing red. Their anger wasn’t from the 4-0 loss to Diablo Valley College but they felt they were robbed. Their [...]

Women’s soccer advances to the second round of playoffs

Up above the buildings of the campus, swathed in the clouds and tucked away between the fogs, the Las Positas Lady Hawks protected their nest against the invading Sierra College Wolverines. Saturday Nov. 19 was a [...]

It’s a long road out to recovery from here

Eric Pineda @EVPINEDA311 Thousands of people travel to Central America every year to get a glimpse of the rich Hispanic culture, experience famous landmarks, and take in its active wildlife. While many come back from this [...]

Las Positas classrooms are switching from Blackboard to Canvas

By Laura Kuang @LAURAKUANG Blackboard has been a learning management system (or LMS) for the universities and colleges for a long time. Professors use Blackboard to help with their teaching instructions as well as assign student [...]

Military members celebrated on campus for Veteran’s Day

Christopher Hartwell @SILIENCESEEN A solemn feeling swept the audience as the words of veterans filled the air. Iraq War veteran Jim Zenner and Vietnam War veteran John McPartland spoke at this event held in the Mertes [...]

Women’s soccer advances to Nor Cal Regional Playoffs

By Carleen Surrena @SURRENA_C It was familiar territory for the Las Positas College women’s soccer team as they closed out their regular season with two more wins to add to their winning record this year. Sophomore [...]

Hawks men’s soccer launches into post-season with a tie

By Cierra Martinez @CIERRAMARIE26 On Tuesday Nov. 8, friends and family gathered together on a chilly night on the hill across from the Las Positas track to watch the men’s soccer team play against De Anza [...]

Hawks men’s Basketball takes tournament undefeated

By Carleen Surrena @SURRENA_C The Las Positas Men’s basketball team has picked up right where they left off last year. They are ranked 3rd according to the California Community College Men’s Basketball Coaches Association (CCCMBCA) state [...]

Women’s hoops finish second

By Carleen Surrena @SURRENA_C The Las Positas college women’s basketball team placed second in their opening tournament at home in the Hawks Classic. In their first game, Thursday Nov. 10 against College of Marin, they came [...]

New sculpture captures the attention of students

By Cierra Martinez @CIERRAMARIE26 As some may have noticed over the summer Las Positas has been under construction since spring last year, however another area on campus was also under construction in June, and was completed [...]