Archive for On Campus

Interim president is here to stay, for now

Elizabeth Joy @ELIZABE3603091 The dynamic of two roles here at Las Positas College, president and vice-president, is difficult to manage, but this fusion of two different professional specialties brings something new to the table. Roanna Bennie, [...]

Student government spends thousands on phone chargers

Alexandra Lontoc @alexxllontoc Paper and pen just don’t cut it anymore. Phones, tablets and laptops are a quintessential tool for many college students. From note taking to doing research, these devices have become a major necessity [...]

ASLPC teams with CalWORKS to battle hunger

By Grace Ramsey @JGR7797 Las Positas’s students are in need of food. A cry for help shown from a survey done last semester by ASLPC that 112 out of the 210 students surveyed said, “that they [...]

LPC in nationwide walk out

By Taylor Lobb @TAYLORLOBB 9:55 a.m. The darkest grey charcoaled the sky, a backdrop that highlighted the ivory flowers on the blossom trees surrounding the quad. The cottony clouds were plump, as if they were stuffed [...]

Talk Hawks claw the competition

By Crysta Cross and Elijah Kutsenda The word forensics has long meant the art of speechmaking and oral presentation. Coming from the Latin, forum or forensic before the 17th century, meaning “in open court, public discussion”, [...]

Art and Design Club beautifies Livermore

By Christina Vargas @CHRISTINA_VARG Littering, graffiti and crime have been the new norm in the Livermore Arroyo Trail. Occupied with homelessness and an increase of pollution in the stream, remains a growing concern. Las Positas Art [...]

CalWORKS housing workshop on campus

By Grace Ramsey @JGR7797 Bills, work, kids, keeping up with due dates for classes, putting food on the table and on top of that keeping your house. Homelessness can happen to anyone, it doesn’t discriminate not [...]

New club emerges on campus

By Christina Vargas @CHRISTINA_VARG There is a new club on campus. It is creative. No, really. It is centered on creativity. With hopes to build a community of creative minds at the school, Calvin Smith created [...]

LPC performing arts celebrates jazz

By Thiha Seth Naing @LEONAING  Jazz Jam at Swirl on the Square Jazz. Exciting. Innovative. A continuously adapting spectacle of American music loved by many. From blues to swing, from the vibrant streets of New Orleans [...]

Students selling schoolwork online

By Vanessa Luis @vanessamluis Even cheating has had a technological upgrade. Playing the system used to require carefully crafted cheat sheets and hand signals with classmates. Now there are virtual wholesalers for cheating. “CourseHero comes off,” [...]