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Student and Students in Power member Tony Perez raises his fist, leading the crowd that gathered in the BT Plaza in a chant of “We won’t take it anymore,” referring to recent officer-involved deaths that have and haven’t made national news. Photo credit: Miguel Cid

Students stage walkout in protest in wake of Michael Brown grand jury decision

December 10, 2014

“Hands up! Walkout! Hands up! Walkout! Hands up,” was the call to fellow students on the way to class, along 16th and C streets, and through San Diego...

Students march to bring attention to the 43 missing students in Guerrero Mexico.
Photo Credit: Richard Lomibao

City students rally for the missing 43 Ayotzinapa students

December 10, 2014

Nov. 20, 1910, was the day that marked the start of the Mexican Revolution leading to Mexico's independence. But this year, the day's revolutionary spirit...

Bi-national conference promotes activism at City College

Miguel Cid

December 9, 2014

The Fifth Bi-national Conference on Border Issues promoted activism as speakers called for collective action during the two day event held at San Diego City College Nov. 6, and in Tijuana Nov. 7. Panels started at 8 a.m. at City College and ran until about 4 p.m. Registration began after the fist session, following City College professor Abel Macias, UCSD professor Lenna Tay...

Going by the book – The Ninth Annual San Diego City College International Book Fair has authors and artists share their stories

Author Lysley Tenorio reads excerpts from his book “Monstress,” the 2014 One Book, One San Diego selection in V-101 during the Ninth Annual San Diego City College International Book Fair Oct. 16. Photo credit: Miguel Cid

Miguel Cid

October 28, 2014

On Oct. 13 City College began its ninth annual international book fair. The week long event ran until Oct. 20 and featured new and returning writers ta...

Students gather in MS-451 to participate in the student-led forum Sept. 30. Photo credit: Miguel Cid

Students in Power host forum

October 28, 2014

With tension still high in Ferguson, Mo., City College club Students in Power hosted an open forum to discuss police brutality, the judicial system, the...

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge: to be accepted or declined?

Miguel Cid

October 28, 2014

ALS is a disease that affects people almost at random, and the Ice Bucket Challenge that went viral in late July has brought much awareness to the disease. But since the challenge has emerged, it has strangely almost been put against what happened when people began rioting a few weeks later in Ferguson against systematic racial oppression in the U.S. Even people in Palestine...

A slow start for Knights soccer teams

Sophomore forward Rebecca Garcia attacks the Palomar College defense during a home game on Oct. 3 Photo credit: Celia Jimenez

Miguel Cid

October 14, 2014

The San Diego City College soccer teams don’t have the undefeated records all teams hope for, but the coaches and players are confident in one another...

To the Max – Acting Athletic Director Larry Maxey talks about what it takes
 to be a student-athlete

Acting Athletic Director Larry Maxey stresses the importance of athletes establishing themselves as individuals, off the field and court. Photo credit: Miguel Cid

Miguel Cid

October 14, 2014

Last spring, after controversy in the Athletics Department dealing with student eligibility, Larry Maxey stepped into the role as acting athletic direct...

A group of volunteers joins together during a Sept. 20 event organized to clean up Cesar Chavez Park in Barrio Logan. Photo credit: Miguel Cid

Teamwork at the park

September 30, 2014

Students met up at Cesar Chavez Park at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 20, to roll up their sleeves and put on gloves, leading a cleanup in the Barrio Logan co...

Knights midfielder Didier Hatungimana uses his agressive speed to gain the ball from the opposing team during the first home game of the season on Sept. 3. Photo credit: Miguel Cid

Heartbreak for men’s soccer team as Compton Tartars tie game in extra time

September 7, 2014

The San Diego City College men's soccer team kicked off their first home game of the season on Sept. 3 against the El Camino-Compton Tartars, in a game...

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