Archive for Tag Archives: ' california'

Plastic straw build up ignites a new frontier for coastline businesses

By Taylor Lobb @taylorlobb Plastic tools that are used for a few minutes, only to contribute to a lasting detriment on the environment. Straws are non biodegradable, and were the “sixth most commonly collected item during [...]

European study trip signups open

By Laura Caine @troublecaine Students at Las Positas have the opportunity to study abroad in central Europe next year with  english professor Catherine M. Eagan between the dates of June 5 to 17, 2019. This journey [...]

Meet LPC’s new student government officers

By Julia Coty @JULIACOTY What are you most excited about for the upcoming academic year with your newly elected positions? Lylah Schmedel, President “I’m extremely excited to kick off the Fall 2018 academic year! We are [...]

Slay on a budget, must have beauty dupes

By Justine Chavez @vivalaajustine As it is, college is already a stressful time for students. Staying on top of school, working, trying to balance a social life and keeping up with the latest trends is by [...]

‘The Greatest Dance’ showcase highlights student talent

Alexandra Lontoc @alexxllontoc On Friday May 11, students from the Dance Production and Choreography class, also known as DANC6, will tip their hats and perform at the Mertes Performing Arts Center. “The Greatest Dance Showcase,” will [...]

Feature photo- Campus campfire

Taken by Blake Sperling Las Positas students gather in the quad on campus to enjoy the roasted marshmallows a the campus campfire hosted by student government on April 26, 2018. [...]

Russell retires, leaving legacy

By Alex Lontoc and Christina Vargas @ALEXXLLONTOC @CHRISTINA_VARG Accomplish your goals. Support what you believe in. Leave an imprint on the lives of others. The district officially announced Barry Russell’s retirement after he vowed to return [...]

Wi-Fi upgrade coming soon

By Grace Ramsey @JGR7797 No internet connection? Wi-Fi upgrade coming soon The Wi-Fi issues at Las Positas College should be nearing an end, as the new wireless installation is nearly finished. The millennials on campus will [...]

City shuts down dispensary proposals

By Elijah Kutsenda @ELIJAHKUTSENDA_ Two proposed dispensaries are attempting to open in the Livermore and Sunol area. The city of Livermore and a business in Sunol have filed appeals to stop these dispensaries from opening. Despite [...]

Barr vs. Griffin: When does satire go too far?

Ian Jones @IDJONESPHOTOG Over break I learned that comedian Roseanne Barr, who has never shied away from controversy, had, in a 2009 photoshoot for a satirical Jewish magazine, dressed as Hitler eating burnt gingerbread men. Of [...]