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City College homeless shelter worker copes with new reality

Cyanne Knight

Chris LeFall, Staff Writer

April 13, 2020

With travel bans in place and all public gatherings canceled, the San Diego Convention Center is being used to house the unsheltered. City College social work student Cyanne Knight is at ground zero during the transitioning of the homeless population.

Lola Cheatham sitting in her vehicle

The uncertain road to (a) home for City College student

April 22, 2019

A new law prohibiting vehicle habitation in San Diego was sent to a full city council vote on April 17. San Diego City College student Lola Cheatham was affected by the vehicle habitation prohibition.

City College helping homeless, hungry students (story & video)

September 11, 2018

Hunger and homelessness are a reality for a growing number of City College students. City College is bolstering its resources to help students in need.

City College alumni and staff are bridging the gap

December 26, 2016

On Dec. 11 - City College students, alumni and staff - gathered at the Las Americas Premium Outlets in San Ysidro.  Together they helped to collect unwrapped...

VAMP performers reveal ‘the other side’

Katherine Salindayao-White

October 27, 2015

There was a full house Oct. 15 at the San Diego Central Library where student finalists performed for VAMP — the Visual/Audio Monologue Performance. Not only did the seats fill up quickly, but there were also students sitting on the floor across the library in order to see these students perform their monologues.The nine performers at VAMP were Itzahana Torres, Shahad ...

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