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Associated Students (not quite a) Government

Diego Lynch May 20, 2014

The Associated Student Government (ASG) of City College has a problem: It is not a government, which might be fine. There are many great things that are not governments. And certain events the ASG attend...

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Turnout relies on effective access to visible candidates

Christopher Handloser May 20, 2014

Voter turnout in the 2012 Obama reelection was 57.5 percent. Kevin Faulconer was recently elected mayor of San Diego with less than 30 percent of the electorate giving their say. City College’s latest...

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Adam Garcia addressing the City College audience at the election forum in the cafeteria on April 10. Photo credit: Celia Jimenez

ASG president-elect, Adam Garcia

Joe Kendall May 2, 2014

Newly-elected ASG president Adam Garcia spoke briefly with the City Times about himself and his plans for City. J: How did you first become involved with the ASG? A: When I started my first semester here...

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City’s clubs at disadvantage in fundraising

Diego Lynch April 16, 2014

City College’s clubs and student government want donors to get a tax break, as they would at Mesa and Miramar Colleges. But their donors can’t. City’s students want that change and have...

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Parking fees may increase

Antonio Marquez March 28, 2014

Parking fees may increase for students beginning in the fall semester. According to ASG President Carolina Moreno, a proposition was brought up at the end of the last semester, but ASG rejected the idea...

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Enactus reopens the food pantry

Diego Lynch March 13, 2014

San Diego City College Enactus reopened the food pantry on campus in February. Students will be able to pick up a “care package” stocked primarily with canned goods and granola bars once a...

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ASG launches website

Jennifer Ovalle and Essence Mcconnell February 25, 2014

The Associated Students Government (ASG) recently launched their official website to stay connected with students and showcase the moving forces behind the committees and clubs. “For the first time...

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ASG Vice President election to be held Oct. 22

Christopher Handloser October 3, 2013

City College and the Associated Student Government (ASG) will hold a new election for the current role of ASG vice president on Oct. 22. Elections for president and vice president normally precede the...

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Carolina Moreno sitting at her desk. Chris Handloser, City Times.

A.S.G. President overcomes obstacles and rises to prominence

Christopher Handloser September 18, 2013

Carolina Moreno took the road less traveled to prominence. Initially a high school dropout, then a single mother and a cancer survivor, the newly elected Associated Student Government (ASG) president has...

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Students compete for campus leadership

Christopher Handloser April 8, 2013

City College students will vote this week for next school year’s Associated Student Government representatives. In hopes to drive voter turnout, a website was established, and students can vote online...

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