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City College helping homeless, hungry students (story & video)

September 11, 2018

Hunger and homelessness are a reality for a growing number of City College students. City College is bolstering its resources to help students in need.

SDCCD overhauls English remedial course structure

SDCCD overhauls English remedial course structure

May 23, 2018

May 23, 2018 It’s been 26 years since a lawsuit against the California Community College System forced the state’s two-year colleges to agree to s...

San Diego City College President Ricky Shabazz

An Interview with the President

April 18, 2018

With almost a year on the job, San Diego City College President Ricky Shabazz said he's proud of what he's accomplished but realized there's more work...

Ikedra King on a voice-interview as she was unfolding a story Alumni for San Diego City College’s City Times newspaper. David Ahumada/ City Times

Student honored by San Diego Association of Black Journalists

April 18, 2018

April 18, 2018 It was a special night last Friday evening for San Diego City College Digital Journalism Department. The San Diego Association of Bl...

Onward and Upward

Ikedra King, Arts Editor

April 18, 2018

Underrecognized majors at San Diego City College such as Radio, TV, Film and Digital Journalism programs have continued to produce successful contributors to their respective fields of news and entertainment. Students such as Brittany Ford, Billy Khang, Andrew Jimenez and Cristal Miranda can attest to the great foundation and experiences gained from their studies while...

Miles apart: Trump visit incites rallies at the border

Monica de la Cruz, Managing Editor

March 21, 2018

By nine o’clock on the morning of March 13, law enforcement, spectators and reporters from around the world were ready in place near the Otay Mesa port of entry to witness President Donald Trump’s arrival to San Diego. The morning tour of border wall prototypes was scheduled as the first stop in the president’s first visit to California since he took office last J...

Parkland massacre calls campus safety into question

The San Diego Community College District Police Department promotes active shooter training for students and faculty, although their methods have not been tested by a real shooting emergency.

Monica de la Cruz, Managing Editor

February 28, 2018

Feb. 28, 2018 The mass shooting that resulted in the death of 17 students in Parkland, Fla. on Feb. 14 devastated the country, and once again calle...

San Diego CityBeat editor-in-chief Seth Combs the Paras News newsstand in North Park one of his favorite places in the world, “They have all these amazing annuals and quarterlies with these people doing amazing design work and illustrations.”

Billionaire scientist purchases two local newspapers

February 28, 2018

How much are newspapers worth in this digital age? To America’s richest doctor, the bill is over $500 million. Pharmaceutical and biotech billionaire Dr. P...

Intersession 2017-2018 Calendar

Nanitzia Comparan Cuadras, Social Media Editor

December 16, 2017


Education Plan

Maria-Camila Murcia, News Editor

December 5, 2017

For students that qualify for financial aid and haven’t received it or are unable to register, an education plan might be the missing link to completing your college education. An education plan is a planning tool that students create with counselors to have a guided path while attending City College. John Olivia, a Counseling Office staff member, recommends students “look...

Resources are available at City College for victims of assault

Esai Melendez, Arts/Features Editor

November 14, 2017

Sexual assault and harassment are becoming more acknowledged nationally, in part due to recent allegations made against Hollywood icons Harvey Weinstein and Kevin Spacey, among many others. The allegations leveled against Weinstein sparked a campaign on social media called #MeToo, created by Tarana Burke and promoted by actress Alyssa Milano. The hashtag was also used by...

The American Federation of  Teachers (AFT) Community to Support Immigrant Students pays close attention to a presentation on their rights, Nov. 8.

City College student denied DACA

November 14, 2017

A 20-year-old Latinx student from San Diego City College was denied the Deferral Act of Childhood Arrivals permit (DACA) two weeks ago and now fears for...

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