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Timeline: The Impact of COVID-19

Timeline: The impact of COVID-19

June 10, 2020

San Diego City College has directly been affected by the spread of coronavirus, causing the shutdown of campus on March 16 through the fall 2020 semester. But the origins of COVID-19 go much further back. View an interactive timeline going back to the beginning of the pandemic.

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City College, San Diego Region Colleges to host black forum

June 3, 2020

In a coordinated effort, San Diego City College is joining several other local community colleges in hosting a black student forum in response to the deaths and disparate treatment of black people in the United States. 

Zoom screenshot - CARES Act

City College creates allocation plan with the money received from federal aid

May 12, 2020

After several weeks of configuration, City College has created an allocation plan on how they will disperse the federal aid from the CARES Act.

Denise Whisenhunt on the Instructional Town Hall

Federal aid, Wi-Fi lot and fall plans covered in City College town hall

May 8, 2020

Campus administrators covered topics including Wi-Fi lots coming to City College, the student services transition to online and the fall semester in a virtual town hall on May 7.

City Speaks, Episode 1

PODCAST: Ballet Folklorico performer adjusts to stay-at-home orders

April 30, 2020

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, San Diego City College student Paula Quinonez has been unable to meet and practice with her Ballet Folklorico troupe. She talks about what she misses in the debut episode of the City Speaks podcast.

San Diego City College sign on corner of 16th and C st.

City College students will receive financial aid from the government

April 23, 2020

San Diego City College students will receive just under 2.3 million in financial aid from the federal government, according to the database that lists the allocations for each college and university across the country.

Ty Johnson and Nicole Mckissick holding their dogs

City College student living the van life

April 22, 2020

Nicole Mckissick, her boyfriend Ty Johnson, and their two dogs arrived in San Diego in a 1998 Chevy Express in March 2019. But the COVID-19 pandemic has changed how McKissick lives.

Paula Quinonez, Ballet Folklorico, J&R Photography

A Folklorico dancer copes with the new way of life

April 9, 2020

Prior to the quarantine, Paula Quinonez would practice with her Ballet Folklorico troupe twice a week. Now the group meets weekly on a Zoom call to talk and dance.

Practicing yoga

3 workouts you can do at home

April 1, 2020

In the latest News You Can Use, staff writer Gabriel Schneider helps you keep your body and mind in shape from home.

VIDEO: City College students discuss campus closures amid Coronavirus

March 17, 2020

As City College hosted info sessions about the upcoming closures of campus and conversion of face-to-face classes to fully online amid concerns about the Coronavirus, students on campus shared their thoughts and concerns.

Professor Manuel Lopez introducing three of the published writers

City College writers reclaim their stories

March 11, 2020

Students and faculty eagerly filled the room to hear three writers voice their stories from the book, Reclaiming Our Stories 2. The book shares narratives of complex issues including race, class, mental and physical health, family, and rising above adversity.

City College students playing and recording music

Music department builds community at City College

February 21, 2020

Community Recording Studio Night welcomes students and members of the community, who come to hear and participate in the event.

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Gabriel Schneider