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‘Klaus’ a heartwarming family film any time of year

Want to capture the magic of Christmas during quarantine? This flick will help
Angel Cazares, Staff Writer May 20, 2020
Santa Claus is a story that has been retold countless times and yet captures the spirit and message that has grown with moviegoers throughout the years. This is no different from Netflix's 2019 “Klaus” animated film, available year-round.
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Student Health Center

5 options for balancing your mental health

Wellness isn't just physical and even during these difficult times, there are ways to get help
Sophia Traylor, Staff Writer May 19, 2020
In the latest News You Can Use, staff writer Sophia Traylor shares insight from counselors at City College's Student Health Center.
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City Speaks on Anchor

PODCAST: City College honoring 2020 grads with virtual ceremony

The online event for the Class of 2020 on July 17
Elisabeth Vermeulen, Staff Writer May 18, 2020
With a plan now in place to honor grads virtually, hear why it matters from students and faculty who reacted after the initial postponement decision was announced.
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Rainn Wilson as Dwight Schrute

12 MORE shows to find yourself in another world from quarantine

Looking for adventure, comedy, animation or documentaries? We've got you covered
Isaac Limon, Multimedia Editor May 15, 2020
In the latest News You Can Use, multimedia editor Isaac Limon is back with another list of binge-worthy shows.
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Jillian Geenen setting

For student-athletes headed to City College, COVID-19 creates uncertainty

Jillian Geenen makes the most of her time while sports are on pause
Vicky Pineda, Co-Editor-in-Chief May 14, 2020
Mission Bay High School senior Jillian Geenen, who is set to play volleyball at City College in the fall, is still struggling to adjust to this new normal.
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California Attorney General Xavier Becerra

California Community Colleges sue over CARES Act restrictions

The San Diego Community College District is included in the lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Education
Sonny Garibay, Editor-at-Large May 13, 2020
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra filed an injunction against U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on Tuesday, on behalf of the California Community Colleges including the San Diego Community College District.
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ASG candidate forum

City College student government candidates share vision in forum

The ASG elections will be held despite the campus closures and the ongoing pandemic
Orrin Iverson, Staff Writer May 13, 2020
A candidate forum was held last week over Zoom hosted by ASG advisor Lori Oldham.
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Zoom screenshot - CARES Act

City College creates allocation plan with the money received from federal aid

College Council discusses federal aid, transfer updates, structure for college and Wi-Fi lots
Gabriel Schneider, Staff Writer May 12, 2020
After several weeks of configuration, City College has created an allocation plan on how they will disperse the federal aid from the CARES Act.
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EOPS Town Hall

City College EOPS preps students for summer session

Students looking for answers about course options, student fees and federal aid
Chris LeFall, Staff Writer May 11, 2020
With the spring semester at City College coming to a close, Student Services programs like EOPS are meeting online to help students with their enrollments for the summer session.
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Denise Whisenhunt on the Instructional Town Hall

Federal aid, Wi-Fi lot and fall plans covered in City College town hall

City College students will be contacted with information on how to apply for federal aid
Gabriel Schneider, Staff Writer May 8, 2020
Campus administrators covered topics including Wi-Fi lots coming to City College, the student services transition to online and the fall semester in a virtual town hall on May 7.
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Eloy Ortiz Oakley on City Speaks

PODCAST: State chancellor discusses fall plans during pandemic outbreak

Listen to the latest episode of City Speaks
Valerie Vizcarra, Staff Writer May 7, 2020
Hear the perspective of California Community Colleges Chancellor Eloy Ortiz Oakley on plans for fall semester.
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Viola Davis in “How to Get Away with Murder

12 shows to find yourself in another world from quarantine

Check out these binge-worthy shows
Isaac Limon, Multimedia Editor May 6, 2020
In the latest News You Can Use, multimedia editor Isaac Limon gives you plenty to watch on the small screen.
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