Archive for Tag Archives: ' Livermore'

I came to the Express as just a normal guy, and left a writer

I’ve known that I’m a capable writer for a good portion of my life. As a very young child, I used to stay up at night, under a blanket with a flashlight, and write myself stories [...]

First person — Take time to take care of yourself during finals season

Martin Gallegos Staff Writer One second I was listening to the radio, and the next second my body shut down. It started as a normal Wednesday drive home from school on Dec. 4. Suddenly, I started [...]

Professional indoor soccer team sets up shop in Livermore

Martin Gallegos Staff Writer A new local indoor soccer team is giving aspiring young soccer players their chance to go pro. The Professional Arena Soccer League awarded the city of Livermore with an expansion team, Bay [...]

Las Positas gets ready for the 2013-2014 basketball season

Will Tanner A&E Editor It’s that time of year again. While most students are looking forward to winter break, the men and women of the Las Positas College basketball teams are gearing up for their conference [...]

Psychology professor Cynthia Ross shares with the Express

What advice would you give your 20-year-old self? Love yourself. Realize your potential. Be confident. What is your favorite food from the LPC cafeteria? I like the rice bowl with chicken and veggies. What did you [...]

Barry Russell takes the reins as the latest LPC president

At 8 a.m., he entered the presiential suite with a dozen boxes, prepared to get set up as soon as possible to personalize the office and make it his own. He wanted to make sure he also had time that day to walk [...]

Commentary — more must be done to combat bad driving

Brandon Clutter Staff Writer Running through stop signs. Spinning donuts in the parking lots. Speeding nearly 20 miles per hour (mph) around campus. The quality of driving on the campus of Las Positas College is arguably [...]

Water refilling stations delivering hydration around campus

Will Tanner A&E Editor It’s something people consume on a daily basis. An essential part of any working ecosystem, life would not survive without it. Water plays a vital role in their lives. On campus we [...]

LPC cross country finishes first at State Championships

Martin Gallegos Staff Writer Led by record-breaking standout Abraham Espinoza, the LPC men’s cross-country squad marched into the state’s biggest meet with high expectations. It was the State Championships at Woodward Park in Fresno, which took [...]

‘Catching Fire’ — from a flicker to a flame

Brianna Guillory Staff Writer I will admit that I have not read much of the “Hunger Games” series. I will even admit that the first movie did not impress me in any way, shape or form. [...]