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BIDEN 0428 JOINT ADDRESS

VIDEO: Biden talks education in address to joint congress

Biden made a promise to make community college tuition free
Chris LeFall, Multimedia Journalist April 30, 2021
President Joe Biden addressed Congress for the first time just shy of his first 100 days in office on Wednesday, April 28.
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San Diego Promise

RADIO: San Diego Promise offers funding for two years of community college

The deadline for priority registration and admission is June 11
Candise Berry, Multimedia Journalist April 26, 2021
San Diego Community College District is now offering its tuition-free San Diego Promise for future students in the fall.
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Custom Google Map of closed San Diego high schools on April 13

BREAKING: Police activity causes three SDUSD campuses, City College to close

Students are to remain off school grounds for safety
Gabriel Schneider, Editor-in-Chief April 13, 2021
San Diego Unified School District closed San Diego High, East Village Middle College High and Garfield High school today due to police activity, wrote the district in a tweet.   
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Board of Trustees meeting

SDCCD Board of Trustees announces recommendations from Police Task Force

The task force will continue its work into spring 2021
Kathryn Gray, Multimedia Journalist April 9, 2021
The San Diego Community College District held its board meeting on April 8, focusing on the SDCCD Preliminary Report on College Policing, introduced by Chancellor Constance Carroll. 
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News Radio Midday

RADIO: SDCCD Board of Trustees to review college police review task force report

UCSD students are also part of a nationwide COVID-19 study
Alex Catano, Multimedia Journalist April 5, 2021
We are back from spring break with your news. In today’s episode, a new report addresses some possible recommendations for policing at San Diego City College and in the San Diego Community College District.
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Superintendent Cindy Marten and Chancellor Constance Carroll

SDCCD and San Diego Unified School District outlined future goals in a joint meeting

Last appearance for Chancellor Constance Carroll and Superintendent Cindy Marten in a joint district meeting
Katia Pechenkina, News Editor March 25, 2021
The San Diego Community College District and San Diego Unified School District governing boards’ held their annual joint meeting on March 16.
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Laser Chick

‘Laser Chick’ sharing STEM research with City College

The San Diego Promise program is also accepting applications
Candise Berry, Multimedia Journalist March 9, 2021
Womxn in STEM: Dr. Desiré Whitmore will be held on March 1 at 2 p.m.
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Taboo Topics

UPDATE: Workshops make taboo the new normal at City College

Taboo Topics meets every other Wednesday through May 5 at 4:30 p.m.
Marlena Harvey, Managing Editor March 1, 2021
When it comes to sexuality or mental health, we often find ourselves afraid of asking questions or sharing personal experiences. Two students at San Diego City College have decided to create a safe space to break these taboos. 
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Carlos Cortez

Chancellor candidate Carlos Turner Cortez views role through educator’s lens (with podcast)

Get to know one of the four candidates to lead the district
Gabriel Schneider, Editor-in-Chief February 19, 2021
Over the years, Carlos Turner Cortez applied several times to work under, and learn from, San Diego Community College District Chancellor Constance Carroll.
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Black History Month at City College

City College celebrates Black History Month virtually

In celebration of Black History Month, City College will host virtual presentations all throughout February
Deserie Larios, Staff Writer February 11, 2021
With this being the first virtual Black History Month due to the COVID-19 pandemic, San Diego City College has prepared a fully online celebration.
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Geysil Arroyo

SDCCD Board names new trustee

Public Health consultant Geysil Arroyo replaces Sean Elo-Rivera
Gabriel Schneider and Katia Pechenkina February 10, 2021
The San Diego Community College District board has appointed Geysil Arroyo, to fill the vacant seat left behind by Sean Elo-Rivera.
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Final Four

BREAKING: SDCCD announces candidates for chancellor (with updates)

The four finalists were announced in a press release this morning
Gabriel Schneider and Vicky Pineda February 5, 2021
The San Diego Community College District has chosen its four finalists to replace Constance Carroll as part of a national search for a new chancellor for the district. Carroll has served as chancellor for 17 years and is retiring in June.
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