Archive for November, 2017

Students seek sanctuary status

Elizabeth Joy @ELIZABE53603091 Student after student lined up to speak out Nov. 14 at the Chabot-Las Positas College District Board meeting, wanting their voices to be heard concerning the Sanctuary Resolution. Las Positas College DACA student, [...]

Recreational pot close to legalization

Taylor Lobb @TAYLORLOBB No medical card necessary. No lies about glaucoma. No excuses about anxiety, or back pain. Or insomnia. California residents are now free to use marijuana recreationally. This means at the turn of the [...]

Program helps Latino students thrive

Rachel Hanna @RACHELCH97 Stress, being overwhelmed and unsure of what major to choose.  For some, college can be a trying time for students figuring out which road they want their future to go down.  Before Ruby [...]

Land of the free, home of the brave: LPC celebrates Veterans Day

Julia Coty @JULIACOTY Veterans Day, formerly known as Armistice Day, is a holiday dedicated to honor all veterans and active serving members, past and present, for their sacrifices and accomplishments. On Nov. 9th 2017, the LPC [...]

I’m different, but don’t call me crazy

Ian D. Jones @IDJONESPHOTOG I recently had an online discussion with a friend on what constitutes “stigma” when it comes to mental health. Their reaction to the shooting in Las Vegas was, to very slightly paraphrase, [...]

‘Merry Christmas’ is the sensible thing to say

Tim Guan @TIM_GUAN30 As we’re now arriving toward holiday season, there’s been much debate to whether we should greet people with “Happy Holidays” instead of, for example, “Merry Christmas.” I find this to be extremely ridiculous [...]

‘Happy Holidays’ is the most inclusive remark

Taylor Lobb @TAYLORLOB How will our divided nation spend this holiday season? America, being the melting pot of the world, is full of people from different ethnic background, of a multitude of cultures, and who all [...]

Sexual harassment charges rock Hollywood

Elizabeth Joy Elizabe53603091 Actor Kevin Spacey’s career quickly folded when former co-star, Anthony Rapp, made public accusations of sexual assault on Oct. 29.  Netflix dismissed Spacey immediately from his lead roll on the hit series, “House of Cards” [...]

Las Positas men’s soccer team remains undefeated as they enter into playoff season

Devin Bradshaw @DEVINTHEGREAT96 Las Positas Men’s Soccer is heading to the playoffs riding a tremendous wave of momentum. Winning 14 straight games, going undefeated in their conference, the Hawks finished second in the conference only to [...]

Women’s soccer first time conference champions

Justine Chavez @JUSTINECHAVEZ01 The last time LPC’s women’s soccer team made the postseason, “Billie Jean” was number one on the Billboard Charts. But the 26-year drought is over. On Tuesday Nov.7, the Lady Hawks officially clinched [...]