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Going by the book – The Ninth Annual San Diego City College International Book Fair has authors and artists share their stories

Going by the book – The Ninth Annual San Diego City College International Book Fair has authors and artists share their stories

Miguel Cid

October 28, 2014

On Oct. 13 City College began its ninth annual international book fair. The week long event ran until Oct. 20 and featured new and returning writers ta...

Students in Power host forum

Students in Power host forum

October 28, 2014

With tension still high in Ferguson, Mo., City College club Students in Power hosted an open forum to discuss police brutality, the judicial system, the...

Week of Service at City – students lend a helping hand in local community

Franchesca Walker

October 28, 2014

Student volunteers gathered in the surrounding areas of City College to take part in the Week of Service Oct. 20-24. The week long event had volunteers serving meals at the St. Vincent de Paul Village and doing maintenance at Balboa Park. The Week of Service was started by City College Student Affairs Supervisor Lori Oldham in fall 2013 after a conversation with Denise Whi...

Students receive distinguished awards for journalism

Angelica Wallingford

October 28, 2014

The San Diego City College Digital Journalism program won prestigious awards at the 2014 Southern Calif. conference for Journalism Association of Community Colleges at Cal State Fullerton Oct. 18. Sports editor David Pradel won second place for Magazine Profile Story and copy editor Jennifer Manalili won second place for Magazine Opinion Story for Legend magazine. Christopher...

Students register for health care

Kenan Jackson

October 28, 2014

The on-campus Family Health Centers of San Diego is offering help to students and their families with open enrollment for health care coverage Nov. 15 to Feb. 15. Enrollment will take place at the health center. Informational workshops are planned so students are able to get information and answers to any questions they may have. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Servic...

Campus safety still an issue for students

Richard Lomibao

October 28, 2014

No matter how small the incident may be, Lt. Lou Zizzo with San Diego City College Police takes all calls as an emergency — “Let us determine if it’s nothing,” he says. The Campus Police dispatch office, tucked away on the bottom level of the Career Technology Center, is an around-the-clock coverage unit. “Maintaining high visibility to deter crim...

Costco co-founder Jim Sinegal honored as first centurion

October 16, 2014

Retired co-founder of Costco Wholesale and City College alumus Jim Sinegal was the guest of honor at the Centennial Gala on Sept. 8. The San Diego City...

Bachelor’s degrees may become a possibility at City

Phoenix Webb

October 14, 2014

Gov. Jerry Brown signed Senate Bill-850 Sept. 29, a bill that will allow two year public colleges to offer students the chance to obtain baccalaureates — or bachelor's degrees.“This is landmark legislation that is a game changer for California’s higher education system and our workforce preparedness," Sen. Marty Block said in a press release from his offic...

New campus club helps troubled youths

Franchesca Walker

October 14, 2014

Bridging The Gap is a new club with a mission to reach out to at-risk youth in the community by empowering and encouraging them to improve their quality of life and standard of living. The club is part of the non-profit organization Bridging the Gap, which was established by City College students. Currently, Bridging the Gap operates out of the Business Resource Center and is ov...

Beebe on a mission to promote social justice

Beebe on a mission to promote social justice

October 14, 2014

San Diego City College's new president, Anthony Beebe, is pursuing a new mission for the campus. “City College needs to develop new, modern definitions...

Club Rush kicks in gear for centennial festivities

Franchesca Walker

October 14, 2014

This semester, Club Rush coincided with Spirit Day as a part of a multitude of activities celebrating the 100th anniversary of City College. A majority of the clubs and organizations on campus were set up during the celebration.Club Rush is an event where the clubs on campus advertise themselves and recruit students. This year, the three day long event took place in Gorton...

City student injured in on-campus daytime assault

City student injured in on-campus daytime assault

October 9, 2014

A 19-year-old female student was attacked on the third floor of the MS building on the City College campus Thursday, Oct. 9. According to witnesses an...

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