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LEGEND: College enrollments drop; City College, SDSU students react

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COVID-19 is impacting the amount of students applying
Gabriel Schneider, Managing Editor December 14, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has affected several areas of life this year including student enrollment, which is down according to data released by the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center.
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PODCAST: Students share election experience

The fourth edition of City Speaks.
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Gabriel Schneider, Managing Editor December 9, 2020
The 2020 elections have ended and we reached out to City College students to hear their thoughts through it all.
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BREAKING: Alert announces new stay-at-home orders

CA Covid-19 Alert
The order will last for the next 3 weeks
Gabriel Schneider, Managing Editor December 8, 2020
California has issued another stay-at-home order sent over an Emergency Alert to mobile devices today. 
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City College students share election experience

Interviews with students from City College. From top left Ian Rebbert, Ludovica Fadini, Gabriel Schneider, Paul Herrmann.
Days after election, many races still too close to call nationwide
Gabriel Schneider, Managing Editor November 5, 2020
Despite a difficult 2020, City College students made their voices heard and voted. Once the polls closed, three students responded to questions on the importance of voting and their experience.
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Early results show Todd Gloria leads in San Diego mayoral race

Todd Gloria
Gloria has 56 percent of the early vote
Rachel de la Torre, Staff Writer November 3, 2020
Early results for the 2020 California election has shown that Todd Gloria is in the lead to become the next mayor of San Diego.
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Proposition 16 headed for defeat

Affirmative Action
No on Proposition 16 is in the lead
Gabriel Schneider, Managing Editor November 3, 2020
Early results came in for Proposition 16, with the no vote leading with 57.86% and 42.14% for yes, according to the Registrar of Voters, as of 10:26 p.m. 
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50th Congressional District candidates in final stretch

Ammar Campa-Najjar
Ammar Campa-Najjar remains optimistic, despite the polls
Ekaterina Pechenkina, Staff Writer November 3, 2020
Democrat Ammar Campa-Najjar is facing Republican Darrell Issa to represent California’s 50th Congressional District.
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City College professors encourage ‘sleeping giants’ to vote

City College professors encourage 'sleeping giants' to vote
Students joined in for a live discussion on the importance of voting
Deserie Larios, Staff Writer October 30, 2020
Professors at San Diego City College encouraged students to get to know the candidates and different propositions to make the best-educated decision when they vote. 
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OPINION: Prop 16 addresses lack of representation

OPINION: Prop 16 addresses lack of representation
Produced in collaboration with City College history students
City Times Staff, Editor October 29, 2020
Proposition 16 offers a part of that solution by creating more opportunities for minorities to escape the confines of generations of discrimination, creating a more equitable society where everyone has an opportunity to succeed.
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OPINION: Prop 18 shapes positive habit in young voters

OPINION: Prop 18 shapes positive habit in young voters
Produced in collaboration with City College history students
City Times Staff, Editor October 28, 2020
Proposition 18 amends the California Constitution to permit 17-year-olds to vote in primary and special elections, with the expectation they will turn 18 by the next general election and otherwise be eligible to vote.
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Proposition 21: Local rent control initiative

Proposition 21
Replaces housing act that dates back to 1995
Rachel de la Torre and Gabriel Schneider October 16, 2020
Proposition 21 would replace the Costa-Hawkins Rental Housing Act, which allowed local governments to use rent control in some cases. It has been in effect since 1995.
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City College SEEDS surviving the pandemic

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Marlena Harvey, News Editor October 7, 2020
The SEEDS program at the Urban City Farm had supplied in-person learning for students of the City College agricultural program until it was closed to outside volunteers last March. 
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