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Successful spring shows’ auditions

Destiny Ortiz February 21, 2016

A crowd of more than 60 people appeared to audition at the Saville Theatre for both spring shows. “It’s way more than they expected,” Stage Manager Rachel Barringer said referring to the potential...

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Illustration by Belinda Mendoza

Oscars don’t offer role models for City’s students

Beatriz Merced and Destiny Ortiz February 21, 2016

The Academy Awards will be presented on Sunday, Feb. 28. All 20 nominees for leading and supporting roles are white for the second year in a row, sparking immense drama. Will Smith, Spike Lee and Jada...

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Zaphire begins her journey back

The student determined to overcome obstacles in return to class
Mike Madriaga February 14, 2016

Zaphire Alonso crosses the U.S. border and rides the trolley twice a week to attend City College. In a wheelchair. Her boyfriend, Bernardo Machado, drops her off at the south side of the border...

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City’s broadcast engineer arrested in theft of four video cameras

Campus police department recovers the cameras at pawn shops
Collette Carroll February 12, 2016

The chief broadcast engineer for City's radio station was arrested Feb. 10 and charged in the theft of four video cameras valued around $20,000 stolen from the Radio, Television, and Film Department,...

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RTVF to celebrate return to remodeled home

Oisis Jones February 6, 2016

Department will honor founder  Hope Shaw. Radio, Television, and Film Department staff members will welcome back alumni on Feb. 6 with an open house to celebrate the return to their newly...

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San DIego City College basketball team defeats Soutweestern Jaguars 93-68  wining its 5th  game streak  on Feb. 3 at San Diego City College West Gymnasium. Photo Credit:Celia Jimenez

Knights Punish Southwestern

Basketball team is 4-0 in Pacific Coast Athletic Conference
Luisa Sausedo February 5, 2016

The City College men's basketball team triumphed over the Southwestern Jaguars 93-68 Wednesday night at Harry West Gymnasium. The Knights advanced their overall record to 18-7 and 4-0 in the Pacific Coast...

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Deadline to apply for scholarships is Feb. 7

Mike Madriaga January 29, 2016

The Scholarships Office at San Diego City College has extended the application process for submission until Feb. 7.  There are 17 scholarships still available for a total amount of $5,300. According...

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A San Diego icon, the Ocean Beach Pier is home to surfers, anglers and sun-seekers alike. After a long day of soaking up sun and catching waves, check out the variety of bars and restaurants just down the road.

Tourist’s Guide to San Diego

The stereotypical places that are a must for everyone visiting America's finest city
May 21, 2015

There are many reasons why San Diego is named “America’s Finest City.” It was where pop-punk legends Blink-182 got their start, the place where the largest avocado crops in the country are grown,...

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(From left to right) Xtreme Justice League members El Commandante, Chief Diplomacy, Grim, The Third Eye, Violet Valkyrie and Spartan Warrior surveying the streets of Downtown San Diego.

Street Superheroes

A couple of nights with San Diego’s own mysterious band of Downtown heroes
Joe Kendall May 21, 2015
A couple of nights with San Diego’s own mysterious band of Downtown heroes
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Editorial: Rock the (ASG) vote

Joe Kendall, Photo Editor March 24, 2015

San Diego City College has a voting problem. Last year, voter turnout for the Associated Students Government elections made up just 3 percent of the total student population and the year before that...

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The eighth floor of the V building parking garage has had spots reserved for a organization going by the name of NSA. Photo credit: Joe Kendall

NSA in our garage?

Joe Kendall May 22, 2014

The NSA seems to be everywhere these days – in the news, in your email and the parking lot in the V building. Wait, what? Those of you that park in the V building might have noticed the parking spaces...

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A federal contractor donates 80 LCD monitors to Bridging the Gap. (Official Facebook image)

Contractor bridges the gap for students

Joe Kendall May 21, 2014

Bridging the Gap (BTG), a recently formed non-profit organization based at City College, has partnered with a local federal contractor to give new life to surplus electronics. Robert Crouse, the non-profit’s...

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