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SeaWorld settlement funds reach City College students

SeaWorld settlement funds reach City College students

Mike Madriaga March 13, 2017

On the second and third week of February, some City College students and alumni received part of their $328,333 settlement from SeaWorld. “Why did I receive this (check in the mail)?,” asked Patricia,...

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Clemente Ayala advises his students to continue going to school.

Undocumented students in limbo

Mike Madriaga December 10, 2016

Many students are anxiously watching the calendar. Approximately 742,000 undocumented college students and alumni nationwide received temporary immigration relief, protecting them from deportation. The...

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Icon of Chicano community passes away

Mike Madriaga November 5, 2016

"Que Viva El Chunky y que Viva La Causa," were her last words on a post to memorialize her father, Ramon “Chunky” Sanchez. Ixcatli A. Sanchez confirmed on Facebook the passing of her father,...

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AB 540 City College students come back from the White House

Mike Madriaga October 24, 2016

This November, two City College students will not be able to vote for a new White House tenant. Last month, Ana Karina Lomeli-Cadenas and Kenia Valence-Galeana, took a trip to the White House. “We...

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Steam Punk Cop

Mike Madriaga October 24, 2016

Colonel Malcolm Weatherby, a fictional character from 1890, roams our campus. The term “Steampunk” was coined in 1987 when an author, K.W. Jeter, combined the two words to describe his books, "Morlock...

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Tips when pulled-over

Tips when pulled-over

Mike Madriaga October 24, 2016

With the shooting-deaths of unarmed men by police gaining national attention, including the recent killing of Alfred Olango in El Cajon, City Times reached out to campus police for guidelines on how to...

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Zaphire Alonso’s determination paying off

Mike Madriaga June 17, 2016

It’s been ten months since Zaphire Alonso, a City College student, lost her leg due to a motorcycle accident. Since classes started in January, she has transitioned from pushing herself in a wheelchair...

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Photographer inspired by his days at City

Mike Madriaga May 8, 2016

He is known as a talented videographer and a photographer by his co-workers at The San Diego Union-Tribune – but don’t take their word for it. On May 3, David Brooks, a former City College student,...

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Stephanie Wirkus models the Frozen SeaHorsicorn Unicorn (Bluebell Silver Eyes) during “Fantasy Fusion,” a collabration between theatre, cosmetology and photo departments on Dec. 8. Photo credit: Mike Madriaga

Bringing fantasy to life

An innovative collaboration between cosmetology, theatre and photography at San Diego City College
Mike Madriaga December 23, 2015

The bass from the electronica and ambient style music grumbled outside of the V-101 Auditorium on Dec. 8. Intertwining the rhythm via matching their beats-per-minute, was an art in itself, but the music...

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Knights land the Eagles

Mike Madriaga December 19, 2015

The Knights Women’s Volleyball team won 3-1 against Mt. San Jacinto College on the evening of Nov. 10. This was the last from their home game schedule with the set scores being: 25-21, 25-15, 23-25,...

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City College athletes take kids on shopping spree

The Athletic Department, CalWORKs, and Work Study provide a $1700 shopping spree during the Shop with a Jock event
Mike Madriaga December 18, 2015

Walter Robles, a young boy, haphazardly loaded the bright orange Nerf gun into the shopping-cart, then dashed off to the next aisle and grabbed a toy car from the "Fast and the Furious" movie line. Walter...

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$27,100 for City College students

A variety of scholarships are made available to San Diego City College students through new application website
Mike Madriaga December 15, 2015

The Scholarships Office at San Diego City College is currently providing students with $27,100 in funding for the spring semester. Applications were made available starting on Nov. 9, and will continue...

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