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‘Higher quality’ photos – Professional photographers judge student photo exhibit at the Luxe

Guests enjoyed the portfolios of City students, including Edward Honaker's works titled
Edwin Rendon May 21, 2014

Photographs that explored the human psyche and emotions won top honors in the Ninth Annual Student Exhibition 2014.City’s Photography Department organized the judged competition, which drew more...

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Lugares perfectos para disfrutar el fin de semestre

Resfrescate en el centro de San Diego este verano frente a la bahía.  (Foto de cortesía)
Edwin Rendon May 15, 2014

Bueno. Bonito. Barato. Culmina el semestre, queridos lectores. Espero sus esfuerzos de superarse les haya ido bien dentro y fuera de City College. Algunos irán lejos a universidades mientras otros...

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Woman on a mission – Professor advocates for everyone to have access to higher education

Humanities professor Laurel Corona with a copy of her latest book
Edwin Rendon May 2, 2014

Professor Laurel Corona is an accomplished scholar, award-winning novelist and globe-trotter but her true passion is to advocate for every student to get an education, regardless of gender or ethnic background. She...

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“Gabo” Marquez rests in peaceful solitude, dead at 87.

Gabriel José de la Concordia García Márquez (Official Facebook Image)
Edwin Rendon April 29, 2014

Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s name will echo eternal in literature’s history as a premier writer in the world. His transcendence to death, felt globally, ended April 17, aged 87, in his adopted...

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Students redefine Italian towns’ image

City's graphic design created these posters, top and bottom, to promote a modern concept of the Italian village. (Courtesy image)
Edwin Rendon April 16, 2014

Spring semester graphic design students at City College traveled cybernetically to Italy’s Tuscan countryside to help the hilltop township of Radicondoli retain its sense of community, and its people. Tough...

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City student wins big at San Diego Film Festival Awards

Paul Matthew Giret wins best director for his documentary entitled
Edwin Rendon March 25, 2014

City College film student Paul Matthew Giret’s roots in music and activism in San Diego have taken him, his camera and the fruits of his labors beyond campus.   He recently won Best Director...

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Latino comedian transitions to the big screen

Richard Montoya, right, with actor Nick Gonzalez speaking about the film
Edwin Rendon March 12, 2014

Mexican-American actor and playwright Richard Montoya is the founder of the satirical troupe Culture Clash, which is gearing up to release its play-turned-film, “Water & Power.” Opening...

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Tu cartera te lo agradecerá — Tres lugares en la ciudad para divertirte con estilo

Imagen de la publicidad para el Dia Internacional de la Mujer en The Front. (Courtesy graphic)
Edwin Rendon March 1, 2014

Se nos termina el mes del amor y amistad, y si le pusiste mucho dulce a tu corazón; me imagino que andas un poco liviano de tostón. Con un esplendor de ofrecimientos en nuestra ciudad y región...

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Driving students to design their future

Graphic design Professor Candice Lopez parlays her vast experience to connect students to careers during and after City College.Photo credit: Christopher Handloser
Edwin Rendon February 27, 2014

Candice Lopez is City College’s graphic design cupid – a matchmaker for her students and the real world – and her arrows are crested in style. Before her career teaching graphic arts...

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