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Math tutoring available for City College students

September 15, 2020

The San Diego City College Math Center is offering free math tutoring for those who are seeking help in any math class.

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Late-start classes still an option at City College

September 1, 2020

The first add/drop deadline of the fall 2020 term has passed at San Diego City College, but there are still plenty of late-start classes offered for students. 

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City College math professor ‘didn’t think the semester was gonna start’

March 29, 2020

From day one of spring semester, City College statistics professor Carolyn Thomas brought information to class regarding the now widely known coronavirus, COVID-19. Having followed the case since early January, Thomas said, “I didn't think the semester was gonna start.”

A student is receiving help on her math homework at the math center on City College's campus.

City College to revamp math courses

March 21, 2019

A state law signed by former governor Jerry Brown will change the way students at San Diego City College and all other state community colleges approach math.

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City College professor tackles math anxiety

March 20, 2019

San Diego City College’s professor of mathematics, “Dr. Rob” Rubalcaba, has a special way of connecting with students.

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Umoja bring music, pizza, and mathematics to City College

March 15, 2019

The UMOJA community at San Diego City College brought music and pizza to many students at the Math Center and Curran Plaza during yesterday’s Math Jam. 

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City College programs impress SDCCD board members

September 28, 2018

The SDCCD Board of Trustees were impressed with the City College MathJam and MESA program during their Sept. 27 board meeting on City College campus.

Study Hours: A tale of a two-year transfer

Katherine Salindayao-White

November 10, 2015

As a senior in high school, counselors and teachers repeatedly tell you that you can easily transfer from community college to a university in two years. Sitting down at my first appointment with a City College counselor, I found that transferring in two years was not going to be that simple. My math and English placement scores weren’t deemed to be at a college lev...

Perspective: In favor of the arts

Destiny Ortiz

October 14, 2015

The disappearance of art classes might not make much of an impact for some, but for others it might just be the end of the world. Why are art classes considered insignificant to the core learning standards that students recognize today? The emphasis is more on taking the required classes such as math and English. Reasons behind this are because of the No Child Left Behind Ac...

The new science building at San Diego City College, featuring its own planetarium, will open in 2014.Photo credit: Juan Carlos Siezar

City Looks to the Stars

December 9, 2013

Students this spring will have opportunities never dreamed of 100 years ago when City College was founded. Take the new Science Building, located just...

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