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Governor vetoes Dream Act for third straight year

City Times News Services October 7, 2008

CATLIN COBB UC Davis Aggie DAVIS (U-WIRE) -- California's job market is in its roughest patch in 12 years, and students may be affected. The unemployment rate in California for the month of August was...

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Web site investigates and grades college sustainability

City Times News Services October 7, 2008

MIKE DORSEY UC Davis Aggie DAVIS (U-WIRE) -- Schools are used to giving grades - not receiving them. But when the tables are turned, the truth about a university's real desire to "go green" comes out...

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California budget cuts leave transfer students hanging

City Times News Services October 7, 2008

Justin Cooper SDSU Daily Aztec SAN DIEGO (U-WIRE) - A message from San Diego State to prospective transfer students: Come back next fall. The state of California has slashed the education budget by 10...

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Work moves ahead on new vocational building

Sofia Cancino October 7, 2008

In the midst of the California education budget crisis, the San Diego Community College District board of trustees awarded bids for the construction of the Career Technology Center on June 19 at San Diego...

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Book Fair takes over campus starting Sept. 25

Fahima Paghmani September 23, 2008

San Diego City College will hold its third annual book fair, seven events in the month of Sept through Oct. It will be held in the Saville Theatre and Room D121. The Saville Theatre, located first floor...

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Court pans in-state tuition for illegal immigrants

From City Times News Services September 23, 2008

Emily Grospe UC Berkeley Daily Californian BERKELEY (U-WIRE) - A state appellate court has ruled that a state law granting subsidized in-state tuition rates to undocumented California college students...

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Trolley Dances return in October

Evonne Ermey September 23, 2008

Most people don't think of dancing when they think of public transportation, but for the past ten years that is exactly what Jean Isaacs Dance Theatre and the Metropolitan Transit System have been bringing...

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urban garden revised

Carlos Maia September 23, 2008

San Diego City College campus has a new urban farm program that started this fall semester the farm is located in between the Seville theatre and the Learning resource center. Karon Klipple is a mathematics...

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City professor releases film

Veronica Eissa September 23, 2008

"This is the fullest it's been in years" Professor Laura Castaneda boasted admiringly. She had not seen RTVC140 this full since 5 semesters ago. And she cannot explain why. Maybe it has to do with her...

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MEChA celebrates Mexican holiday

Luis Bahena September 23, 2008

The mood was set by Spanish music playing in Gorton Quad as M.E.Ch.A. (Movimiento Estudiantil Chicano de Aztlan) set up the area to celebrate Mexican Independence day on Sept 16. With poetry readings...

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Teachers union calls district out over staff cutbacks

David McAtee September 9, 2008

A district-wide conflict erupted this week as allegations broke that the San Diego Community College District has been reorganizing non-faculty in order to terminate hourly employees since mid August. According...

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The F word: Student group’s name stirs controversy

Nailah Edmondson September 9, 2008

Shimmery glitter-covered posters with the phrase "The F.A.G.S. are back" have caused a heated stir of discussion amongst City College staff and administration. "If the campus is making a big deal, perhaps...

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