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Leslie Easton aims to reduce stigma surrounding mental illness

Tessa Wojdylo

December 8, 2015

Mental Health Coordinator Leslie Easton runs San Diego City College's Mental Health Counseling Center. Providing care to underserved populations is part of Easton's mission as a licensed clinical social worker. “Since Leslie came to City, she's changed and improved the program in vast leaps and bounds,” said professor Kathy McGinnis of the department of health...

Students contribute to Food Pantry

Celia Jimenez

December 7, 2015

Sometimes we want to contribute to the well being of our community but don't know where or how to start. Professor Kathy McGinnis has found a way to help do that at San Diego City College.McGinnis motivated her students to contribute to the campus food pantry on Oct. 28 and 29. Students were excited to contribute to the food pantry and were able to raise more than 650 pounds...

Athletic department faces probation for violating eligibility requirements

Amber Henry

August 26, 2014

City's Athletic Department along with the volleyball program will be placed on one-year probation and required to forfeit games, due to findings that three student athletes were in violation of their eligibility requirements to be a full time student, in good academic standing. In April, City responded to the allegations reported to the Pacific Coast Athletic Conference and ...

Enactus will partner with the SD Food Bank to give away free food to students in the quad outside the bookstore. Photo credit: Christopher Handloser

Enactus partners with San Diego Food Bank

May 20, 2014

The City College Enactus Food Empowerment and Sustainability Center, or food pantry, has formed a partnership with the Jacobs & Cushman San Diego Food B...

Kathy McGinnis is back, on administrative duties

Kathy McGinnis is back on campus on administrative duties and City College is waiting for a report from the PCAC on a volleyball eligibility violation.  (Courtesy photo)

Christopher Handloser

May 1, 2014

The Dean of Athletics, Kathy McGinnis, has been temporarily reassigned to administrative duties pending an investigation into a violation of eligibility...

Dean of Health, Exercise Science and Athletics Kathy McGinnis at her office in 2013. Photo credit: Mary Watson

Athletic director temporarily off the job

April 17, 2014

(Story updated as of April 23) City College Dean of Instruction Randy Barnes is temporarily leading the City College Athletic Department as of Wednesday, Ap...

Part of Jim Colbert's Legacy lies in his

The Man of the Knight

December 9, 2013

San Diego City College is honoring coach, educator, and mentor, Jim Colbert as a Knight whose legacy will shine bright in the hearts, minds and spirits of...

Coach Jim Colbert's career at City College spanned more than two decades. He passed away on Sept. 18 from an aggressive form of brain cancer. Official Facebook image.

Life of beloved coach and teacher to be commemorated Oct. 6

September 29, 2013

The City College community will celebrate the life of Coach Jim Colbert on Oct. 6. The long-time and respected coach passed away from an aggressive fo...

Sand volleyball has a future at City College

LaShawn Encarnacion

September 20, 2013

There is a big push to make sand volleyball an official intercollegiate sport. The issue is currently working its way through the approval process by the Pacific Coast Athletic Conference and the California Community College Athletics Association. "There has always been a sand volleyball class in the curriculum that anyone can attend," said Kathy McGinnis, the Dean of Healt...

Coach Jim Colbert's career at City College spanned 23 years. Courtesy photo.

Cancer diagnosis shakes athletics department

September 18, 2013

*Sept. 19 - Update: We've received word from Athletics Director Kathy McGinnis, that Coach Colbert passed away Wednesday night. Our thoughts and condole...

Kathy McGinnis works on paperwork for the upcoming fall season. Mary Watson, City Times

Year-end review of City College athletics

May 21, 2013

From the controversy surrounding the men's volleyball team to the back-to-back successful season of the badminton team, the sports program at City College h...

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