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Students explore study, career options

Destiny Ortiz

May 17, 2016

Students trying to decide what is their next step after community college had the chance to explore their options at Transfer Option Day and Job Fair on campus.Representatives from universities such as San Diego Christian College, University of Phoenix, Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, Azusa Pacific University, among others, attended the event on April 28.Transfer Option Day is th...

City College artists, including Bruce Underhill, are getting ready for the upcoming talent show

Battle of students in talent show May 14

May 9, 2016

City College will host its own “America’s Got Talent” on May 14 for this year's talent show. Every year coordinator Tandy Ward has a the...

Laura Benavidez is an activist on  and off campus. Photo by Destiny Ortiz

ASG president is recognized for leadership

April 16, 2016

Assembly Speaker Emeritus Toni Atkins awarded San Diego City College ASG President Laura Benavidez with a certificate of recognition for her leadership on...

Plays return to City College with modern love story

Destiny Ortiz

April 14, 2016

After a successful spring production featuring works by San Diego College City students, “Almost, Maine,” the final production for the semester from the Visual and Performing Arts department, has arrived. Written by John Cariani, the play takes a look into the lives of the residents in Almost, Maine. It's a contemporary love story that touches on the daily routi...

From Super Bowl to Doctorate

Destiny Ortiz

March 8, 2016

As former professional football player Dan Audick introduced himself, all eyes fell on the ring that was encrusted with diamonds shaped into a football.This was none other than the Super Bowl XVI championship ring.When Audick unveiled his ring during his special appearance at San Diego City College on Feb. 3, phones were immediately brought out.Just in time to coincide wit...

Campus to present festival of plays by students

Destiny Ortiz

March 3, 2016

For the first time, City College is presenting plays written by students. A “Festival of New Works,” consisting of six original scripts and one monologue, will be presented March 4, 5, 11 and 12.The plays will be: “The Dark Knight Cometh,” by Brody Gogatz; “Kitchen Altercation” by Megan Malan; “The Wallet” by Marie Malham; “...

An aerial view of an early rendering of the completed T building. Photos courtesy of Tom Fine and RJC Architects

Getting technical with the T building

December 15, 2015

Another older building bites the dust as the Engineering and Technology building, better known as the T building, will be receiving a much needed upgrade...

Career workshops helps students create the right resume

Destiny Ortiz

December 8, 2015

Rosemarie Robinson hosted the third part to the four part career workshop series Boots to Suits on Nov. 16.The workshop involved critiquing resumes and how to create a professional resume. The four-part workshop consists of informing students the basics of resumes.Robinson, who is an adjunct counselor with the FYE program, presented this workshop in order to provide info and...

Perspective: Surviving on a student budget

Destiny Ortiz

November 24, 2015

The next exam is the least of a student’s worries as other components of their lives become prominent like paying the monthly phone bill or rent. Sometimes what may seem like the cheapest option can actually become a financial burden.Enjoying a simple luxury like renting a movie can become a huge dent in a paycheck when the mind of a college student can barely remember ...

Yasmin Ruiz and Aaron Lugo play good girl Toffee and rebel bad boy Jonny in the San Diego City College drama department’s production of the 1950s atomic-age musical “Zombie Prom.” Photo credit: Celia Jimenez

Review: ‘Zombie Prom’ comes alive

November 12, 2015

As the lights went down and the audience settled in, the band quickly went into an upbeat ensemble to get the cast and the audience prepared for the show...

Students had the opportunity to get their faces painted in the cafeteria for the Day of the Dead celebration on Oct. 29. Photo credit: Celia Jimenez

ASG Halloween Festival packs Gorton Quad

November 12, 2015

The cafeteria was taken over by carefully crafted altars and outside by club stands as the Halloween Festival, Dia de los Muertos and Club Rush all took...

Perspective: When going viral goes wrong

Destiny Ortiz

November 10, 2015

Former actor turned music artist Drake recently came out with a music video that has people talking nonstop. Several memes have been created that surprisingly fit well with the lucid movements of what could be considered his dancing. It wasn’t long before Drake’s new “Hotline Bling” music video went viral that it started to appear on all types of social...

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