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  • Former City College students win six Emmys

    Former City College students win six Emmys

    Mike Madriaga

    July 5, 2017

    Two former City College students took home six Emmy awards on June 24. The 43rd Annual Pacific Southwest Emmy Awards was held at the Sheraton San Diego Hotel and Marina. This is where David Brooks won four awards and Alejandro Tamayo won two awards. “It’s a peculiar feeling to win,” Brooks said, “just before we won our first Emmy of the nig...

    Alejandro Tamayo, David Brooks and Sharon Heilbrunn

  • Knights men’s basketball team ends charmed season with state championship win

    Knights men’s basketball team ends charmed season with state championship win

    Gabe Rivera, Sports Editor

    March 23, 2017

    You may have missed it, and if you did I am truly sorry for you, but your City College Knights men’s basketball team just made history in a most epic fashion. On Sunday, March 12, the Knights put the finishing touches on what was the most magical season on record for all of San Diego, by winning the 2017 California state championship for the firs...

    The 2017 Knights mens basketball team are the first in San Diego history to win the state championship.

    Leroy Morris

  • Knights’ Darien McClain shoots for the stars

    Knights’ Darien McClain shoots for the stars

    Celia Jimenez

    March 22, 2017

    A 19-year-old who grew up in Saint Louis, Missouri has changed the path of the San Diego City College Knights men's basketball team in just one year and 4.1 seconds. Darien McClain is a quiet, humble guy who is also a star sophomore point guard at San Diego City College. The Mesa College Spartans were his first choice to play for, but he changed...

    Sophomore point guard Darien McClain jumps towards the rim over Grossmont Griffins during the Grossmont tournament finalson Dec. 4, 2016

    Celia Jimenez

  • City Bites: Pizzeria Luigi

    City Bites: Pizzeria Luigi

    Mike Madriaga and Enrique Zuñiga

    March 17, 2017

    Pizzeria Luigi is only an eight-minute walk from City College.  It is an affordable Italian restaurant located in the heart of Golden Hill at 1137 25th Ave.  The place serves pizzas, ricotta pies, pasta, wings, sandwiches, beer and much more. For students, they have a great deal: two large slices of pizza and a soda for $7. After hearing the...

  • Dubstep Cop

    Dubstep Cop

    Mike Madriaga

    March 17, 2017

    Trap music was bumping from a police car outside of the BT and the AH buildings. One officer bobbed his head and greeted students as they exited and entered the quad patio. “They are astonished that there is a cop car blasting this kind of music,” said Officer. Richard Ferrell from the San Diego Community College District Police Department about ...

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Editor’s Note

Editor’s Note

Angelica Wallingford

Dear readers, Hunched over my computer looking through edit after edit of this issue, I ...

May 21, 2015 • Comments closed

Crossing Borders

Crossing Borders

Laura Sanchez

The Tijuana-San Diego border is a nonstop pumping vessel. It never sleeps. Thousands...

May 21, 2015 • Comments closed

Tourist’s Guide to San Diego

Tourist’s Guide to San Diego

There are many reasons why San Diego is named “America’s Finest City.” It was where pop-pun...

May 21, 2015 • Comments closed

San Diego, As Told By Locals

San Diego, As Told By Locals

Angelica Wallingford

San Diego has been covered by almost every travel show imaginable. There have been guides...

May 21, 2015 • Comments closed

Street Superheroes

Street Superheroes

Joe Kendall

“Does that thing record video?” Spartan asks from the front seat looking at my camera. “Yeah,"...

May 21, 2015 • Comments closed

No Gray Area Here

No Gray Area Here

Mark Elliott

“We’re agents of change …” Anyone riding a San Diego trolley who has seen the...

May 21, 2015 • Comments closed

Cycling the D.I.Y. Skills

Cycling the D.I.Y. Skills

Torrey Spoerer

Alfredo originally bought his vintage Raleigh road bicycle for only $5, but he has also...

May 21, 2015 • Comments closed

Radio Pulso

Radio Pulso

Laura Sanchez

Nothing nourishes the drained body like a breakfast burrito after one of “those nights”...

May 19, 2015 • Comments closed

Obscuring Gender

Obscuring Gender

Laura Sanchez

Color broadcast television was introduced in the United States in 1953. By the 1970s,...

May 19, 2015 • Comments closed

  • Lyrics to Inspire the Youth May 19, 2015
  • Crafting Culture May 19, 2015
  • Sound Of Silence December 12, 2014
  • A Silent Cry December 12, 2014
  • City College Professors Embrace New Art Space December 12, 2014
  • Look for Some Magic in the Cafeteria December 12, 2014
  • Dream Cycle December 12, 2014
  • Planting [email protected] December 12, 2014
  • Inside Tijuana Innovadora December 12, 2014

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News

NPR hosts ‘Beyond Borders’ event in San Diego

NPR hosts ‘Beyond Borders’ event in San Diego

Thomas Chesy

National Public Radio presented a panel discussion focusing on the future of the US-Mexico border region on Tuesday night. The panel was moderated by Michel Martin, the...

May 2, 2017 • Comments closed

San Diego workers and educators participate in May Day march

Shaylyn Martos, Opinion Editor

The May Day March brought 500 people onto the streets of downtown San Diego on May 1 to fight for workers rights and to stand in solidarity with what they said are marginalized...

May 2, 2017 • Comments closed

District still searching for new City College President

Thomas Chesy

With a self-imposed July 1 deadline looming, the San Diego Community College District says it has yet to find a permanent president for City College to replace current inte...

April 11, 2017 • Comments closed

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Arts

“S-Town” fails to live up to the promise of its predecessor

From the creators of the hit podcast, “Serial,” a new seven-chapter series aiming to revolutionize the form has arrived. Unfortunately, “S-Town” misses the mark co...

April 11, 2017 • Comments closed

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Life

New app eases MTS ticket purchases

Those who rely on San Diego's public transit now have a new way to buy tickets and passes. On March 30, the San Diego Metropolitan Transit System introduced a new mobile...

April 11, 2017 • Comments closed

  • How do you get to school? What difficulties have you faced in your commute? April 11, 2017
  • Ride the trolley straight from San Ysidro to University City in one trip April 11, 2017
  • City Bites: Pizzeria Luigi March 17, 2017
  • Dubstep Cop March 17, 2017

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Opinion

Make college more affordable with textbook alternatives

It’s over halfway through the semester, and I still haven’t opened my textbooks. Even though I bought them with every intention of doing so, it just hasn’t seemed nec...

April 11, 2017 • Comments closed

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  • I Don’t Like to Read April 11, 2017
  • Letter from the Editor – The press under fire March 14, 2017
  • What happens when you lose your health care? March 14, 2017

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