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8 books to (spring) break away from quarantine

8 books to (spring) break away from quarantine

March 30, 2020

In this edition of News You Can Use, managing editor Melisa Cabello-Cuahutle shares her favorite books to read over spring break at home.

City, SDCCD extends online classes

City, SDCCD extends online classes

March 26, 2020

The San Diego City College District has decided to continue online classes throughout the rest of the spring semester and summer intersession in response to COVID-19, the district announced by email earlier today. San Diego City College will remain closed while all student resources like counseling, tutoring, and health services will be provided remotely for now.

City College president hosts virtual town hall to address COVID-19

City College president hosts virtual town hall to address COVID-19

March 18, 2020

Following social distance while still trying to keep students informed, San Diego City College President Ricky Shabazz hosted a virtual town hall to address issues regarding COVID-19 on Wednesday, March 18.

Tolerance event brings Islamic tradition to City College

Tolerance event brings Islamic tradition to City College

March 10, 2020

The World Cultures program hosted a presentation called Culture of Tolerance in the Islamic Tradition with Miller on Thursday, March 5. It was an effort to improve relationships between Muslims and non-Muslim communities through education.

BREAKING: Car fire in the V building parking structure leads to evacuation

BREAKING: Car fire in the V building parking structure leads to evacuation

Melisa Cabello-Cuahutle and Jesse Altillo, Managing Editor

March 3, 2020

“The car was completely demolished, and we did find the registered owner and she indicated that there were some mechanical, maybe electrical, problems coming into school, and the fire department had the same assessment,” Chief Joseph Ramos said, “so they’ll (probably find it was an) electrical fire.”

SDCCD Board of Trustees holds its primary election

SDCCD Board of Trustees holds its primary election

March 2, 2020

Two current board members are up for re-election: Bernie Rhinerson and Mary Graham. They are running against Alex Loupe and Mike Palomba. The SDCCD Board of Trustees is responsible for the management and oversight of the entire district.

Authors, City College students perform as part of Black History Month

Authors, City College students perform as part of Black History Month

February 22, 2020

An alumna and current students read and performed their pieces during the Day of the Arts event, part of the celebration of Black History Month at City College. The event was hosted by Umoja, a community that supports African American and other historically underrepresented students.

UPDATE: City College professors fighting rising cost of textbooks

UPDATE: City College professors fighting rising cost of textbooks

February 5, 2020

San Diego City College professors are fighting the rising cost of textbooks with Open Educational Resources, which provides teaching and learning materials free of charge.

Fourth annual Women’s March San Diego in photos

Fourth annual Women’s March San Diego in photos

January 21, 2020

For the fourth year in a row, San Diego joined diverse cities across the country in the annual Women’s March on Saturday, Jan. 18, at the Waterfront Park.  Take a look at the march.

Decade Review: Female Empowerment

Decade Review: Female Empowerment

December 31, 2019

The 2010s was a decade of progress, one thing that stands out is female empowerment and feminism. Let’s step back and take a look at what made the 2010s so great in female empowerment:

Decade Review: Going Viral

Decade Review: Going Viral

December 31, 2019

Is there anything more representative of the 2010s than going viral? Let’s step back and take a look at some of the most viral moments of the 2010s:

Decade Review: Books

Decade Review: Books

December 28, 2019

Whether you want to escape reality or review some of the most memorable nonfiction books, here are 10 of the most popular books of the decade.

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