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San Diego City College President Anthony Beebe was selected on May 3 as  Superintendent/President at Santa Barbara City College.  He will start his duties on  July 1.  Courtesy photo from San Diego City College

Beebe selected Santa Barbara City College president

By Beatriz Merced May 3, 2016

San Diego City College President Anthony Beebe has been selected as the next Superintendent/President of Santa Barbara City College. At 6 p.m. Tuesday, SBCC's Board of Trustees announced their selection...

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Leslie Easton aims to reduce stigma surrounding mental illness

Tessa Wojdylo December 8, 2015

Mental Health Coordinator Leslie Easton runs San Diego City College's Mental Health Counseling Center. Providing care to underserved populations is part of Easton's mission as a licensed clinical social...

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City College’s year in review

Justine Schulz December 2, 2015

The 2015-16 Report to the Community offers a summation of San Diego City College’s 2014-2015 Academic Year achievements, awards and key events. With the opening of the new art gallery on Aug. 8,...

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Associated Students Government President Laura Benavidez (center) led the recital of the Pledge of Allegiance during the Veterans Day event on Nov. 12. Photo credit: Katherine Salindayao-White

City College honors armed service members at Veterans Day event

Katherine Salindayao-White November 24, 2015

Veterans and students came together on Nov. 10 to give recognition to veterans and military families. This is the second year Veterans Day has been celebrated through this ceremony at San Diego City College. “I...

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The family of Diana Gonzalez gathers with San Diego City College students, faculty and staff for a candlelight vigil, put together by the Visionary
Feminists Club, in Gorton Quad on Oct. 15 to honor the Gonzalez’s memory on the fifth anniversary of her death. Photo credit: Celia Jimenez

A memory honored by candlelight

Destiny Ortiz October 29, 2015

It has been five years since Diana Gonzalez’s death and the Visionary Feminists club at San Diego City College hosted a candlelight vigil in her honor. The vigil was held on Oct. 15 to uphold her memory...

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San Diego City College President Anthony Beebe addresses a crowd of students, faculty and staff in Gorton Quad on Oct. 8 before a moment of silence for victims of the Umpqua Community College shooting in Oregon. Photo by Susan Lee, Contributor

City College stands with Umpqua

Angelica Wallingford October 15, 2015

About 200 of San Diego City College’s faculty, staff and students gathered for a moment of silence for the victims of the Umpqua Community College shooting in Oregon on Oct. 8 in Gorton Quad. The...

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Data collected from City Colleges Office of Instruction and online class schedule. Learning communities were divided in this count since they are composed from two or more classes. Photo credit: Celia Jimenez

Class section cancellations stir frustration

Phoenix Webb September 29, 2015

San Diego City College faculty and students were dismayed as the fall semester started with the cancellation of 41 classes. The ensuing backlash persists. Administration issued the blanket statement...

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Students from the support movement for Ayotzinapa, Mexico, expand on types of changes in an open forum on March 26 in building V-101. The panel expands and diversifies with those representing similar causes, such as, topics arising in Palestine and American Black culture. Photo credit: Richard Lomibao

City College sheds light on social justice

Laura Sanchez, Phoenix Webb, and Aldo Ramírez April 21, 2015

Mayra Almaraz tearfully recounted how her ex-boyfriend is serving a life sentence for a botched robbery due to the three strikes law. Almaraz shared her story in MS-462 during the afternoon session of...

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San Diego City College secures $200,000 to boost regional job training

Darian Spencer April 7, 2015

San Diego City College has secured $200,000 in grants to supply students with two programs that will promote workforce readiness in high-demand job areas, according to a March 27 press release issued by...

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City takes the gold: San Diego City College takes first place for Best College/University
 on Best of Downtown 2014 list

City takes the gold: San Diego City College takes first place for Best College/University
 on Best of Downtown 2014 list

Angelica Wallingford, Editor in Chief March 24, 2015

San Diego City College received a gold ranking for Best College/University on the Best of Downtown List 2014, beating out San Diego State University, which placed silver. “Throughout the district...

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Embarking on the future of education

Phoenix Webb March 24, 2015

San Diego City College hosted the Mexican American Business and Professional Association's monthly luncheon meeting March 13 in the Corporate Education Center, located on the first floor of the MS building. “It's...

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Common Ground Theatre troupe perfoms an excerpt from the upcoming play “North Star Shining” at the Saville Theatre on Feb. 5. Photo credit: Richard Lomibao

‘North Star Shining’ lights up the Saville Theatre

Franchesca Walker, Co-Arts & Features Editor February 8, 2015

The red stage lights dimmed down onto the stage as the sounds of African drums streamed through the speakers of the Saville Theatre. The cast, all African Americans, entered the stage in a choreographed...

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