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Student interest high for City College’s first Fall Fest

The promise of a $500 incentive draws students to the first in-person, campus-wide event
Philip Salata, Kathy Archibald, and Jakob McWhinney December 7, 2021
San Diego City College officials recently announced an event called Fall Fest, slated to take place on campus on Dec. 8, during which $75,000 in aid money will be given to students to entice attendance at the first campus-wide event since the COVID-19 shutdown.
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Associated Students Government president Victoria Owusu stands smiling in front of a brick background

City College ASG president finds her voice, paves way to future

Victoria Owusu brings her passion for student success to the forefront at ASG
Kathryn Gray, Managing Editor November 17, 2021
Having first visited San Diego City College to attend a UMOJA event during her senior year at Hoover High School, Victoria Owusu remembers hearing the welcome address in her native language and feeling City would be the only community college for her.
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DMarcus Andrus

MAGAZINE: Marine veteran writes next chapter of his music story

City College home to music evolution of D’Marcus Andrus
Will Mauriz, Multimedia Journalist March 11, 2021
The musical origin story of D’Marcus Andrus puts him on the streets of Japan setting up flyers for underground rap shows. Hw is now president of City College's Music Club.
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A screenshot of Dr. Rob Rubalcaba

City College professors and tutors help from a distance

Tutoring services continue for City College students through the summer term
Sonny Garibay, Editor-at-Large June 4, 2020
UMOJA aided students preparing for finals during the final study jam of the semester.
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(Left to right) Michael Taylor, Brisa Johnson, Jayton Harps, and Deme Hall, discusses black excellence during the industry panel. Photo by: Elisabeth Vermeulen/City Times

Transfer and Career Center holds industry panel to discuss black excellence

Panelists discuss hardships and overcoming the challenges of being an individual of color in the workforce
Elisabeth Vermeulen, Staff Writer February 27, 2020

As Black History Month commemoration continues, the Transfer and Career Center held an Industry Career Panel discussing the topic of black excellence. “It was really important for me to find representatives...

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Malcolme Muttaqee reading his book, the yellow cover of the book is on the background.

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

City College alumna Kisha Phillips, student Malcolme Muttaqee read their books at the Black Box Theater
Melisa Cabello-Cuahutle and Sophia Traylor 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.
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Cosmetology Department at the Block Party

City College Block Party showcases student skills, successes

The semester-ending event aims to demonstrate work and skills achieved by students.
Melisa Cabello-Cuahutle, News Editor December 5, 2019
As tradition dictates, San Diego City College held its biannual Block Party this Thursday, in order to showcase students work and invite them to learn about other classes and professors.
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Math Jam event outside of the L-building

Umoja bring music, pizza, and mathematics to City College

Math Jam helped students have fun and provided tutoring services.
Scott Gardinier, Staff Writer 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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MLK figure in Learning Resource Center

San Diego City College celebrates Black History Month

San Diego City College celebrates Black History Month with events ranging from weekly Black Film Fridays to visits from activist artists and speakers.
Elisabeth Vermeulen, Staff Writer February 20, 2019
San Diego City College celebrates Black History Month with events ranging from weekly Black Film Fridays to visits from activist artists and speakers.
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