City Times

‘Squidtoons’ makes a splash at City College

Heder Casas

September 28, 2015

Living surrounded by the beach and aquatic parks and not knowing anything about it? There's no better way to learn more about the ocean, how it works and everything that lives on it that by someone who lives, breathes and loves the ocean like anyone else. Growing up influenced by comics through his childhood, Tsz Fung Kwan, better known as Garfield Kwan, started drawing and ma...

New KSDS Station Manager Ken Poston takes notes and fills out paperwork as he sits in his art-adorned office in the L building on Sept. 14, completing just one of many duties he has as the station’s new manager. Photo credit: Katherine Salindayao-White

New manager on the dial

September 28, 2015

San Diego's KSDS FM Jazz 88.3 FM radio station at San Diego City College recently welcomed Ken Poston as the new general manager this fall. Poston, who grew up in Kansas,...

Student Eats: S&M inspires diners’ carnivorous dreams

S&M’s deviled eggs may look like typical picnic fare, but the wasabi aioli and the spicy-sweet combination of honey Sriracha bacon make this appetizer stand out from the pack. Photo credit: Lauren J. Mapp

Lauren J. Mapp

September 28, 2015

Sometimes people like to play it safe with sweet vanilla delights, and other times they prefer to spice it up with some S&M. Get your mind out of th...

Realms of homelessness brought to light

Destiny Ortiz

September 28, 2015

Downtown San Diego is surrounded by skyscrapers that do exactly that. They scrape the sky. When you look a little lower, you’ll find people who are walked around and stepped over. It’s the people who are forced to live in the streets.The very first client that Director of Tenant Services Mark Stevenson ever had was a man in his 30s who looked to be in his late ...

Patricia Law, costume designer and lab technician for ceramics, browses clothing during Fantastique’s $1 sale. Photo credit: Richard Lomibao

Fantastique fashion hits the campus

May 12, 2015

In a small space centered on the second floor the Business Technology building stands Fantastique. Run by student interns, the boutique houses business...

Student Eats: Dazzling donuts

Donut Bar wows customers with a variety of creative and yummy treats. Photo credit: Jennifer Manalili

Holly Bridges

May 12, 2015

The Donut Bar, located at 631 B St., has garnered a lot of attention. It was ranked in USA Today as being one of the top 10 donut shops in the country an...

Chor Boogie works on his latest installment “Bloom Bash” for the San Diego Museum of Art. He repeatedly spray paints a blend of floral colors onto several large canvases on April 7. Photo credit: Richard Lomibao

Creating art through the spray can

April 21, 2015

Artist Chor Boogie is no stranger to color. If you’re familiar with his art, you can identify the wide spectrum of colors that come together on his murals...

Raiden (right) gets ready to hit Scorpion with one of his signature moves, Lightning Hand. Netherrealm Studios, Official image

A bloody good time

April 21, 2015

There is something unsettling about the joy some individuals get when they see bones breaking or extreme gore. The snapping of the tendons, the sound of...

Assistant Teacher, Veronica Ruelas makes sure the children at the Child Development Center at San Diego City College are playing safe. Ruelas has been working at the center for almost four years after graduating in 2011 with an associates degree in Child Development. Photo credit: David Pradel

A Helping hand: Multifaceted Child Development Center provides learning experience for student-parents and children

March 14, 2015

The San Diego City College Child Development Center serves many purposes. The on-campus childcare center serves students, student-parents and children. It...

Mixed Martial Arts Club founders Roman Sanchez and Samuel Castorena work punching combination drills during a kickboxing class in the P building. Photo credit: Joe Kendall

Pulling all the punches: Students get on the mat and exchange blows for new MMA club on campus

March 10, 2015

For the past four weeks, sophomore Samuel Castorena and senior Roman Sanchez have had one goal in mind—to start an MMA fight club at San Diego City College,...

Stella Public House utilizes a woodfire oven to serve a variety of neo-Italian homestyle cuisine. Photo credit: Joe Kendall

Student Eats: Stella Public House hosts dual dining at a great price

March 1, 2015

Sitting in the middle of new housing developments in East Village, a shining new restaurant stands hidden in the scene of what appears to be a small retail...

The surprising history behind Valentine’s Day

Franchesca Walker

February 14, 2015

The recipe for Valentine’s Day calls for a dozen red roses, heart shaped boxes of chocolate, teddy bears, and love letters for many people’s significant others. As many people know, Valentine’s Day is extremely special for those who are in a relationship and children who distribute cards to classmates. The romantic holiday is celebrated among countless Americans...

The news site of San Diego City College
Life