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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 [...]

Local veterans fight for state funding

By Christopher Hartwell @Silienceseen At six in the morning a Black Tie bus is loaded up with veterans from LPC and DVC. The occupants of the bus are ready for a full day of discussions and [...]

Students gather in support of transgender rights

By Elisa Villanueva @bbelisacats Balloons flying in the air, tears falling down faces and signs held high with pride. The quad was quiet and peaceful, but a stand was being made. On Monday, March 6, members [...]

Club day turns the quad into a carnival

By Christopher Hartwell @Silienceseen As the din of music and talking rises up to meet the ears of nearby students, groups portray themselves to their college community in hopes of attracting new students to their club. [...]

Student government elections delayed until April

By Christopher Hartwell @SilienceSeen After careful consideration, the LPC student government will be moving their election for the student body to a later date. Due to a lack of student knowledge about the elections and a [...]

Professors teach how to identify fake news

Greg Buckley @gbucking Faculty members of Las Positas Community College developed and have begun instructing a workshop on how to spot fake news. The first of a series of workshops kicked off on Feb 28 in [...]

Hawks Host Local Speech Tournament

By Christopher Hartwell @Silienceseen In sports, athletes dress in the proper attire to best serve their needs and compete at the best of their ability to try and earn the gold medal that awaits so few. [...]

Garmajo means business, and talks it too

By Christopher Hartwell @SilienceSeen “No matter the circumstances that you’re given, you can use those as fuel to be successful at whatever you do.” If anyone embodies these words it would be the person who spoke [...]