Archive for Tag Archives: ' college'

Athletics department spotlights student excellence

By Elizabeth Joy @elizabe5363091 Snickers and Gatorade was the recipe, said Las Positas College Men’s Soccer Coach Andrew Cumbo. Last week’s LPC Athletic Recognition ceremony, held on campus, proved there was a bit more to the [...]

State budget threatens college funding

By Elizabeth Joy @elizabe53603091 Las Positas College could be under siege in the money department. Governor Jerry Brown released the May revision of the state budget, which occurs annually every spring.  This version reflects all changes [...]

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 [...]

Feature photo- Hispanic Club dunks faculty and staff

By Blake Sperling @ratio_ LPC librarian Diana Navarro-Kleinschmidts dunks a teacher at the on campus fundraiser hosted by the Hispanic Club on May 9, 2018. The event featured 5 dollar tickets that could be purchased for [...]

‘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 [...]

Chemistry is key as relay team swims toward state

By Devin Bradshaw @DEVINTHEGREAT96 The four were laughing and talking as they gathered around Las Positas Hawks pool under the blistering Tri-Valley sun. Hannah Tsui. Brooke Christian. Gabriela Perez Del Rio. Negin Tehranian-Torgabeh. A unique quartet [...]

Sex trafficking survivor defies the odds

By Elizabeth Joy @ELIZABE53603091 He thrust his knife toward her arm, leg and torso, convincing her he was going to stab her with it.  He said repeatedly that he might as well kill her. It would [...]