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Umoja raises cultural awareness on campus

By Christopher Hartwell @SilienceSeen As new programs reach out to students to create networks of friends and classmates, Las Positas puts the community into community college. The newest program, Umoja, is debuting on campus this year [...]

The Transfer Center celebrates outgoing students

By Christopher Hartwell @Silienceseen Las Positas is sometimes referred to as “Lost Potential” because so many people seem to get stuck in a whirlpool of non-progress. On May 16, the Transfer Center held a celebration for [...]

Student government election results are in

Newly-elected ASLPC officers weigh in on the attributes and skills they can contribute. Quotes are taken from their application forms. Director of Legislation Garrett Culbertson   “I will bring my excellent organizational skills as well as [...]

Measuring the progress of Measure A

By Chris Hartwell @silienceseen No end is in sight for building projects at Las Positas. With the passage of Measure A in 2016, $950 million in bonds has been created for improvements and new buildings on [...]

College gets $6.85 million donation at Best of the Best

The Barbara Fracisco Mertes Estate surprises college community with a huge contribution to Las Positas By Ian Jones @Idjonesphotog Jaws dropped at the Best of the Best gala on April 22 when the Las Positas College [...]

Scientific community joins in protest

By Chris Hartwell @SILIENCESEEN On an overcast Saturday afternoon, scientists and citizens came together to stand in united support for the future of American scientific communities. On April 22, the March for Science rally was held [...]

Las Positas math department making changes

By Konnor McIntosh @easymoney_mac A change will be coming to Las Positas in the fall of 2017, and it has nothing to do with the endless construction you see around campus. If you are a person [...]

Observing the first legal 4/20: Students talk about their plans to celebrate — or not

By Christopher Hartwell @Silienceseen It’s been five months since the elections this past year. Nov. 8, 2016 marked a momentous occasion that changed everything: cannabis became legal recreationally in California. With April 20, known widely as [...]

Las Positas transitions to a blank Canvas

By Konnor McIntosh @EASYMONEY_MAC Often times students give teachers bad reviews when they put something on the exam that wasn’t on a study guide. Sudden surprises on students are the keys to cause anger and confusion. [...]

Student Environmental Alliance cleans up

C.J. Peterson @SFBayCJ The Las Positas school colors are red, white and black but recently, the campus has gone green. According to co-presidents of the Student Environmental Alliance, Sara Bandali and Katy Kennedy, Las Positas has [...]