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Sanctuary for LPC students taken seriously

Elizabeth Joy @ELIZABE53603091 A silent protest spoke loudly, and perhaps it spoke even louder than words. This past week at LPC as BSU Club students gathered to support the Sanctuary Resolution. Held both Monday and Tuesday, [...]

Speech team puts on their best show

Rachel Hanna @RACHELCH97 On Fri, Dec. 1 in the Las Positas Mertes Center for the Arts, the LPC Forensics Team presented stories and monologues. The room shared laughter and some shocking moments as the students delivered [...]

New transportation fee in effect fall 2018

Tim Guan @TIM_GUAN30 In a student senate led referendum for the approval and implementation of a transportation fee for next fall semester 2018, the “Student Mobility Initiative(SMI),” has passed in a unanimous vote of 293 for [...]

The LPC Express Guide To The Major Events Of 2017

Christopher Hartwell @SILIENCESEEN Jan. 20— Donald Trump sworn into office Sworn in as the 45th President of the United States of America, this controversial figure stepped into power on the morning of Friday, January 20. The [...]

Chabot votes no confidence in chancellor

Rachel Hanna @RACHELCH97 Chabot-Las Positas Chancellor given vote of no confidence Chancellor Jannett Jackson of Chabot-Las Positas Community College District is receiving a vote of “no confidence” from the Chabot Academic Senate. Both LPC and Chabot [...]

State provides free tuition to incoming students

Jen Burnett @JBURNETT11 They say the best things in life are free and now you can add your first year of college to that list, thanks to Gov. Jerry Brown. On Friday Oct. 13, 2017, Brown [...]

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 [...]

Honor Our Veterans: Olinser Perez

Julia Coty @JULIACOTY Heroes Around Us Name- Olinser Perez Branch- U.S Marines Hometown-San Leandro, California Years served- 2003-2014 Major- Engineer Technology 20 miles northeast of Baghdad, the closest town being Karma near Al-Anbar Province, platoon sergeant [...]