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City Times

Coping with the stress of finals

Ahmad Blue December 11, 2013

As the semester draws to close, finals are approaching and for some this can be a very stressful part of college. Well, don't panic. Stop and come up with a game plan. Finals are this week. There are many...

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Two students stand across the street from City Colleges new theater in the 1970s. The complex, located on C Street, is now known as the Saville Theatre. Photo courtesy of the City Times archive.

Past and Present

Ahmad Blue December 11, 2013

San Diego City College was established in 1914 with only 5 members and 35 students. It would be the first community college in San Diego County. The campus was originally a group of houses the campus had...

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A table of several Kumeyaay Native American artifacts. Ahmad Blue, City Times.

Barona museum puts life of Kumeyaay on display

Ahmad Blue December 5, 2013

The Barona Resort is well known throughout San Diego for its casino gambling, but within the Kumeyaay nation is a rich history well documented in their cultural center and museum. Barona Museum Educator...

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Batman as seen in the Batman Arkham: Origins video game. Official Facebook image.

Does the ‘Arkham’ series really need a prequel?

Ahmad Blue November 14, 2013

"Batman: Arkham Origins," the third installment in the Arkham series has received a lot of hype months prior to release so, does the game live up to that hype or did it fail as a prequel? Yes and no, but...

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Author overcomes adversity

Author overcomes adversity

Ahmad Blue October 30, 2013

Have you ever had an annoying little itch on your nose? Now, imagine not being able to scratch it. That was one of the small things things Professor Humberto Gurmilan was unable to do for himself after...

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Phi Theta Kappa held its annual induction ceremony on Oct 4. in the Saville Theatre. Over 60 students were present and inducted into the honors society. Official Facebook image.

Honors Society welcomes new members

Ahmad Blue October 15, 2013

City College Honors Society Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) hosted their 13th annual induction ceremony Oct. 4 in the Saville Theater. Over 60 inductees, male and female, were present for the event. The night...

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Photo courtesy of Rockstar Games.

“GTA V” brings new life to open world games

Ahmad Blue October 7, 2013

The newly released “Grand Theft Auto V" continues the over-the-top nature of the series and sets a new standard for what future open world games should try to emulate. The story centers around three...

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Professor Farrell Foreman speaking at an event during the 8th Annual San Diego City College Book Fair on Oct. 2. Jessica Ramirez, City Times.

Award winning professor and playwright conveys message of ‘promising future’

Ahmad Blue October 6, 2013

Pay attention to the little things in life and if you put them together, it’s a good bet that they will add up to a promising future ---- that is the message Farrell Foreman conveyed and told an...

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We can’t ignore crimes against humanity

Ahmad Blue September 14, 2013

The idea of an American intervention in Syria has received much negative feedback, yet there are reasons to go and consequences if nothing is done. Sometime in late August, the Syrian government used...

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