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A long line of people snaking around dividers to get through Customs is an everyday occurrence for some individuals. Photo credit: Joe Kendall

Crossing Borders

May 21, 2015

The Tijuana-San Diego border is a nonstop pumping vessel. It never sleeps. Thousands of people flood the border every morning as part of their daily...

Tourist’s Guide to San Diego

May 21, 2015

There are many reasons why San Diego is named “America’s Finest City.” It was where pop-punk legends Blink-182 got their start, the place where th...

San Diego, As Told By Locals

San Diego, As Told By Locals

May 21, 2015

San Diego has been covered by almost every travel show imaginable. There have been guides upon guides writing about where to and what to see while vacationers...

(From left to right) Xtreme Justice League members El Commandante, Chief Diplomacy, Grim, The Third Eye, Violet Valkyrie and Spartan Warrior surveying the streets of Downtown San Diego.

Street Superheroes

May 21, 2015

“Does that thing record video?” Spartan asks from the front seat looking at my camera. “Yeah," I reply. "But I’m mostly here just to take photos." “Well...

San Diego City College student Robert Black, 56, works on a Psychology Statistics paper on one of the many computers in the Learning Resource Center on April 30. Photo credit: Mark Elliott

No Gray Area Here

May 21, 2015

“We’re agents of change …” Anyone riding a San Diego trolley who has seen the plastered-on ad knows that much about San Diego City College students....

A visitor at the Bikes del Pueblo tent of the City Heights Farmers Market changes the bearings in the axle of a wheel from his bike with help and guidance from volunteers on April 18. Photo credit: Torrey Spoerer

Cycling the D.I.Y. Skills

May 21, 2015

Alfredo originally bought his vintage Raleigh road bicycle for only $5, but he has also spent $300 over the past three years on repairs and maintenance. $100...

Ana Brown, Bob Green and Teresa Montero on air during the Breakfast Burrito Club morning radio show. Photo credit: Richard Lomibao

Radio Pulso

May 19, 2015

Nothing nourishes the drained body like a breakfast burrito after one of “those nights” of too many beers and shots. That greasy overload of carbs...

Obscuring Gender

Adrienne Mccue (left) is inspired by athletic wear and bases her outfits on what shoes  and snapback she decides to wear that day. Alice Kiddo’s style (right) is driven by video games and comic book superheroes such Storm from X-Men, which inspired her androgynous haircut. Photo credit: Richard Lomibao

Laura Sanchez

May 19, 2015

Color broadcast television was introduced in the United States in 1953. By the 1970s, an entire spectrum of coloration imbued the public vision with diversified...

Cory Markiest. Photo credit: Richard Lomibao

Lyrics to Inspire the Youth

May 19, 2015

Cory Markiest waits on a ledge area of the rooftop of a parking structure eager to begin production for a "One Shot" video submission. A joking argument...

Be it catching up with friends or on the game, the Monkey Paw provides a comfortable place to enjoy a pint. Photo credit: Joe Kendall

Crafting Culture

May 19, 2015

There’s something one should know every time they look to the drafts and swirling colored chalkboard at the Monkey Paw. There’s a laboratory hidden...

Digital Journalism program receives special honors

Angelica Wallingford, Editor in Chief

May 12, 2015

San Diego City College’s Digital Journalism program recently received awards for the publications City Times and Legend magazine from the American Scholastic Press Association and the Journalism Association of Community Colleges state conference. The Radio/Television/Film program's “Newscene” broadcast also received honors from the Journalism Association of Community...

Legend magazine a finalist for a Maggie Award

Angelica Wallingford, Editor in Chief

March 24, 2015

San Diego City College campus magazine was named as a finalist from the Western Publishing Association (WPA) for Best Print Publication/Student for the 2015 Maggie awards. The summer-fall 2014 edition of Legend magazine was one of four student publications in the nation named as a finalist alongside other student publications such as Tusk from Cal State Fullerton and The...

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