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VIDEO: City College drama students react in the moment of the Chauvin verdict

The Festival of New Plays will stream online starting April 29
Noelle Mortensen, Multimedia Journalist April 26, 2021
Four San Diego City College drama students had just completed a performance of a moving one-act play about social justice entitled “How We Talk About Racism” when another student announced the verdict in the case of Derek Chauvin was about to be read.
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Convocation screenshot

City College welcomes faculty, staff at Convocation

Campus president, administrators share vision for spring
Gabriel Schneider, Managing Editor January 28, 2021
San Diego City College live-streamed a spring semester kickoff event on YouTube and shared its plans for the upcoming year.
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College Council Meeting

San Diego City College Council meeting held

College Council decides to honor Chancellor Constance Carroll
Gabriel Schneider, Managing Editor September 24, 2020
Constance Carroll has served as San Diego Community College District chancellor for 16 years. She is the first woman and African American to hold this position. 
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Destiny Gallegos-Muñoz

ASG student forum a chance to talk to City College leaders

The event was hosted by ASG President Destiny Gallegos-Muñoz
Ryan Hoeffs, Staff Writer September 16, 2020
A student forum was hosted by ASG President Destiny Gallegos-Muñoz on Zoom, where she had an opportunity to ask questions of City College's administration on behalf of students.
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Ricky Shabazz

City College convocation offers view of what to expect through pandemic

President Ricky Shabazz, Chancellor Constance Carroll share updates in dressed-down virtual ceremony
Christina Painton, Staff Writer August 31, 2020
Instead of seeing President Ricky Shabazz in a suit and tie speaking on a stage behind a podium, students, faculty, staff and administrators tuned in for a virtual convocation on August 14.
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The California Community College state chancellor Eloy Ortiz Oakley shared a video statement on social media on June 1.

Community college officials share statements in support of black community

State chancellor and local officials posted on social media
Vicky Pineda, Co-Editor-in-Chief June 2, 2020
The state community college chancellor, as well as officials from the San Diego Community College District and City College, have shared public statements in solidarity against police brutality and racial injustice against the black community.
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Food pantry aids students facing food insecurity

Food pantry aids students facing food insecurity

SDCCD invests in addressing growing issue of hunger on campus
Monica de la Cruz, Managing Editor May 23, 2018

May 23, 2018 The phrase “starving college student” is often thrown around with humor in American pop culture and conjures images of cheap meal staples that fuel students through their first years...

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San Diego City College President Ricky Shabazz

An Interview with the President

CJ Stevenson, News Editior 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 on the horizon. Shabazz came from San Bernardino...

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San Diego City College's new and permanent president, Dr. Ricky Shabazz spoke with City Times and Newscene

A new school year, another new president

Dr. Ricky Shabazz talks culture, opportunity and professional bass fishing
Shaylyn Martos, Editor-in-Chief September 13, 2017

 After two years, San Diego City College has a new permanent president. Dr. Ricky Shabazz, who prefers to be called Ricky, started his first term as college president on July 11, 2017. Shabazz’s...

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