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Vicky Pineda and Diangela Veras

City Times names pair Editors-in-Chief

February 12, 2020

City Times is excited to welcome two new editors-in-chief, Vicky Pineda and Diangela Veras, for the spring semester. The pair was selected to head City Times for their work ethic and dedication to the program. 

City College student studying at LRC

Where to pull an all-nighter in San Diego

December 9, 2019

With winter intersession just around the corner, college students are looking for a place to study. Luckily, San Diego is equipped with many coffee shops that are open 24 hours.

A woman presents Humberto Gurmilan with a big check.

City College professor is giving the dream

November 20, 2019

Every grownup was once a kid who wanted to be something when they grew up. Finding a person who lived out their first dream is rare for various reasons.

New Editor-in-Chief Sonny Garibay wants to extend the City Times' reach through new digital platforms. By Daivd Ahumada

City Times announces new Editor-in-Chief

May 21, 2019

Sonny Garibay has been named the new City Times Editor-in-Chief for the fall 2019 semester. The change in leadership comes after the announcement of current Editor-in-Chief Jonny Rico’s transfer to Sacramento State following his San Diego City College graduation.

Intercession signs on campus

Intercession opens, but with fewer options

January 2, 2019

The Fall 2018 semester is officially over and students, especially those who have applied to transfer to a four-year university next fall, might be interested in four-week intersession classes.

Changes in store for journalism program for upcoming semester

Celia Jimenez

January 16, 2016

When you hear City Times you’ll normally associate the newspaper with Roman Koenig. He has been in charge of City Times for 10 years but that’s about to change.Next semester, City Times and the Digital Journalism program will restructure and diversify and will have four adjunct professors instead of one adjunct and one faculty. The team will include photoj...

New advisers for a new semester

Ricardo Soltero

December 15, 2015

Two adjunct instructors are joining San Diego City College’s Digital Journalism program during the upcoming spring semester. One an experienced photojournalist, Tara Pixley, and the other a seasoned news writer, Jerry McCormick, are set to join the program alongside current adjunct instructor Aida Garcia as full-time professor Roman S. Koenig scales back to adjunct instructional...

Third time’s the charm

Denise White

December 15, 2015

As the fall semester comes to a close, the City Times newspaper staff can look forward to some changes for next semester. Aida Garcia will be taking over as one of the new advisers as Roman Koenig steps down from full-time to adjunct instructor. This won’t be her first time leading the school’s newspaper, and will in fact be her third semester in recent years. “I...

City College journalism program wins the Pacemaker Award

Mike Madriaga

December 2, 2015

City Times and Legend, the official newspaper and magazine of San Diego City College, were both recognized on a national level for excellence in news reporting and design.Largely considered in the industry to be the Pulitzer Prize of college journalism, City Times was the winner amongst six other publications for the 2015 Newspaper Pacemaker Award, under the two-year college newspaper entries. The award was handed out on Oct. 31, a...

Journalism department receives prestigious awards

Angelica Wallingford

December 9, 2014

The City College Digital Journalism Program won several awards from the San Diego Press Club and the Associated Collegiate Press. Legend magazine received numerous awards from Press Club for its summer-fall 2014 issue including College Print: Sports and College Print: CM – Photography. City Times also won for College Print: News. In addition to the Press Club, Lege...

Editors’ Note

Angelica Wallingford, Legend Editor-in-Chief

Angelica Wallingford

May 14, 2014

Last issue, we resurrected Legend at a time when everything was going digital. Now, it’s all about refining the publication and changing things up...

True Photographers: Challenge Seekers and Image Takers Share Their Knowledge

Juan Carlos Siezar

May 14, 2014

Nowadays, where does one draw the line between a photographer and someone with an index finger or a thumb to press the shutter release? Sure modern DSLRs are very useful tools, but how fancy the camera is matters very little if the person holding it doesn't know how to get the best out of it. David Eichinger and Craig Carlson are two photo professors at City College who know the i...

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