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Student leaders engage — General Assembly convenes to suggest legislation

Kaily Sanders

May 22, 2014

Nine Associated Students Government (ASG) representatives traveled to Los Angeles on May 2 to attend the Student Senate for California Community Colleges (SSCCC) General Assembly to advocate for students’ rights.The bi-annual assembly allows students to bring attention to and vote on issues that are important to their college. This year, students considered more than 20 reso...

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Graduation marks turning of City’s century

May 20, 2014

City College will celebrate the 100th Year Commencement on May 23 at the Organ Pavilion in Balboa Park. The commencement will celebrate the hard work and...

Career fair directs students to the future

Organizations of all types from Fedex to the Chula Vista came out to recruit onward moving City students on April 23. Photo credit: Christopher Handloser

Kaily Sanders

May 4, 2014

With the end of the semester approaching, many students will be looking for work. On April 23, the City College Transfer/Career Center held a Career fair...

Three-day health expo provides info and services

Kaily Sanders

May 3, 2014

The Step Up to Live Well committee has teamed up with Mental Health Services to organize the City College Health and Wellness Expo, a three-day event that focused on personal and environmental health and safety. April 15 was the first day of the expo, with the Health and Wellness Fair in the Curran Plaza. There were 40 vendors providing information, educational activities and s...

Feeding your thyroid well – The dangers of iodine deficiency in our daily diets

Nascent iodine style supplement that can be used to combat deficiency.  Always consult a physician before taking any supplement. (Courtesy graphic)

Kaily Sanders

May 3, 2014

Many people use iodized salt, but do they even know what that means? Iodine is an essential nutrient that the body needs but does not produce. The t...

Antonio Marquez, left, Sandra Galindo and Chris Handloser won awards from the Journalism Association of Community Colleges. Photo credit: Michelle Moran

City’s journalists win state-wide competition

April 15, 2014

City College student journalists Sandra Galindo, Chris Handloser and Antonio Marquez earned awards at this year’s Journalism Association of Community C...

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Do you know your food’s ORAC value?

March 27, 2014

College brings responsibility, challenges and opportunity for growth. Oh and not to mention, late nights and partying that cannot be left out of the R...

How to cope with stress

Kaily Sanders

March 17, 2014

Despite their efforts, many college students find themselves scrambling to get things finished. They struggle to balance work, school, family, relationships and friends. Often times, they take on more responsibility than they can handle, causing stress overload. “In general, students are spread very thin between work, home and relationships,” explains City College inter...

City Showcases Talent

Kaily Sanders

March 13, 2014

San Diego City College students and faculty will have another opportunity to showcase their talents on March 15 in the Saville Theatre. The spring talent show, “Ain’t No Stopping Us Now,” is being organized by Tandy Ward and the Associated Student Government, with the help of Fiona Wilson, 31, business administration. Wilson explained in an email interview that she has been hel...

Guests attended a private screening for the opening of the planetarium in the Science building on Feb. 19.Photo credit: Michelle Moran

New Science Building reaches to the sky

February 22, 2014

The new Science Building on campus provides students with first-class, state-of-the-art equipment and rivals any such facility in the country. Imagine ...

Tuition for non-residents increases

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Kaily Sanders

February 14, 2014

The San Diego Community College District Board of Trustees convened on Jan. 30 and voted to raise the non-resident tuition fee by $3 per unit. Of the...

Coach Alan Rivera joins president Neault, ASG president Carolina Moreno, Officer Sean McPhearson, and many others in a flash mob dance.Photo credit: Joe Kendall

100 years a happy feat

February 11, 2014

It was all fun and games until the police showed up. Interim President Lynn Neault was addressing the crowd at the first Centennial celebration, “Lau...

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