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Counselors voice concerns over equality

Rebeca Reyes and Celia Jimenez

October 27, 2015

At a trustees meeting that took place Sept. 24, counselors Ray Wong and Steve Schommer voiced their call for equal treatment as the teaching faculty from the San Diego Community College District. “We’re required master’s degrees," Wong said. “The same set of requirements as the teaching faculty.” He also added that in the past, the counseling staff used to work...

Con: ‘Holy Grail’ number of students for classes must die

Celia Jimenez

October 27, 2015

The administration took draconian measures starting this fall to keep high-enrollment classes while discarding the ones that don’t fulfill the minimum criteria. It asks for a ridiculous cap of 35 students per class. A number nobody has been able to explain under which pedagogical variables have been done and why it has to be equally applied across all departments when each...

Knights triumph over Spartans

Knights triumph over Spartans

October 16, 2015

The men’s soccer team triumphed in their first home game win of the season against MiraCosta College (3-2) on Oct. 9. Although the Knights took the...

Injury devastates Knights during game

Injury devastates Knights during game

October 14, 2015

The Harry West Gym ended up with faces of disappointment, frustration, and pain from the San Diego City College women’s volleyball team, as the Knights...

Chicano art through the ages

Chicano art through the ages

October 14, 2015

As students, San Diego City College alumni and guests piled into the Saville Theatre, they were hit with the melodic sounds coming from a guitar that belonged...

Cross country teams test the course

Cross country teams test the course

September 30, 2015

Tecolote Shores Cross Country SoCal Preview.Men and women cross country athletes from Southern California community colleges met on Sept. 19 at Tecolo...

Class section cancellations stir frustration

Class section cancellations stir frustration

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 persis...

Vikings outshine Knights

Vikings outshine Knights

Celia Jimenez

September 29, 2015

Knights and the Long Beach Vikings come out last after losing their previous games 2-1 and 4-0 respectively, but this time in an intense fight the Vikings ou...

Knights lose first game of the season

Knights lose first game of the season

September 8, 2015

With only two weeks of preparation, and an almost all freshmen team, the San Diego City College Knights lost the first game of the season, 5-3, against...

Dream Cycle

Dream Cycle

December 12, 2014

Ryohei “Rio” Oguchi, a 34-year-old Japanese cyclist, is accomplishing one of his dreams — to travel around the world on bicycle. He has been on fiv...

New law won’t fix real problems: Three Feet for Safety Act will increase tension between motorists and cyclists

Celia Jimenez

October 8, 2014

On Sept. 16, the Three Feet for Safety Act became effective in California with the intention of providing safer roads for cyclists and creating a better interaction between drivers and cyclists. But will this measure actually work?The number of states who've implicated similar three feet distance laws between car and cyclists has doubled since 2001, but the number of deaths...

‘Higher quality’ photos – Professional photographers judge student photo exhibit at the Luxe

‘Higher quality’ photos – Professional photographers judge student photo exhibit at the Luxe

May 21, 2014

Photographs that explored the human psyche and emotions won top honors in the Ninth Annual Student Exhibition 2014.City’s Photography Department organ...

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Celia Jimenez