Archive for A&E

Welcome to San Francisco – ‘Watch_Dogs 2’ faithfully recreates the Bay Area in video game form

By Jeremy Julian @FAITHFULMANTIS The Bay Area is a hacker’s paradise, from the tech companies in the Silicon Valley to the mass amounts of connected devices in San Francisco. Ubisoft utilizes the San Francisco Bay Area [...]

Science takes center stage this winter

By April Johnson @APRILBLAKE_ Many of the people who contributed to scientific breakthroughs throughout history have been forgotten. “Silent Sky” is a play based on the struggles Henrietta Leavitt and the other female astronomers at Harvard [...]

Virginia George showcases her work at Las Positas

By Christopher Hartwell @SILIENCESEEN Great artists can come from anywhere, regardless of age or background. This is no less true here at Las Positas College, where those who are willing to put in the hard work [...]

Las Positas’s ESL class reviews restaurants with their homeland’s cuisine

By Christopher Hartwell @SILIENCESEEN In our melting pot of cultures from every walk of life in every corner of the globe, this mishmash of civilization is that which makes America extraordinary. At Las Positas, our ESL [...]

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 [...]

The Marvel cinematic universe takes a Strange turn

By Jeremy Julian @FAITHFULMANTIS “Doctor Strange,” the newest film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) is now in theaters worldwide. The film stars “Sherlock” and “Star Trek” actor, Benedict Cumberbatch as the famous super-powered doctor, Stephen [...]

‘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 [...]

A taste of Africa comes to LPC

By Paris Ellis @PARISELLIS92 On Thursday Oct. 6th, two Master African Dance Workshops were provided for LPC students by master dance instructor Mandjou Koné and founder of Cheza Nami Catherine Ndungu-Case. The African Dance Workshops covered [...]

The Livermore Art Walk brings color to the streets

By Christopher Hartwell @SILIENCESEEN This year’s Livermore Art Walk was a celebration of all things colorful. It is an event that brings together the local talent of the Livermore area in a way that allows the [...]