• City College sheds light on social justice

    City College sheds light on social justice

    Laura Sanchez, Phoenix Webb, and Aldo Ramírez

    April 21, 2015

    Mayra Almaraz tearfully recounted how her ex-boyfriend is serving a life sentence for a botched robbery due to the three strikes law. Almaraz shared her story in MS-462 during the afternoon session of the second day of the first Social Justice and Education Conference held at San Diego City College on March 26 and 27. Attendees were asked to get... READ MORE »»

    Students from the support movement for Ayotzinapa, Mexico, expand on types of changes in an open forum on March 26 in building V-101. The panel expands and diversifies with those representing similar causes, such as, topics arising in Palestine and American Black culture. Photo credit: Richard Lomibao

  • ‘Grease’ blazes at the Saville

    ‘Grease’ blazes at the Saville

    Holly Bridges

    April 21, 2015

    There was a streak of musical magic on opening night of the production “Grease” at the San Diego City College Saville Theatre. Directed by June E. Richards, the show started off with wonderful sound and a bright and colorful scene right off the top with all 35 actors on stage wearing ’50s style clothing. All of them singing and... READ MORE »»

    Cast members of the musical “Grease” sing and dance to multiple songs on opening night April 10. The musical will run until April 26 at the Saville Theatre. Photo credit: Torrey Spoerer

  • Caravana 43 rallies at City

    Caravana 43 rallies at City

    Aldo Ramírez

    April 21, 2015

    Proclamations and chants such as "Ayotzinapa aguanta San Diego se levanta!" and the continuous shout of "Justice!" echoed through the streets of Downtown San Diego on March 24 in protest for the disappearance of 43 students in Ayotzinapa, Guerrero, Mexico. Accompanied by a police escort, the movement known as Caravana 43 marched peacefully through... READ MORE »»

    The family members of missing 43 Ayotzinapa students Jorge Alvarez Nava, Benjamin Ascencio Bautista and Miguel Angel Mendoza speak to listeners circling around the small stone stage. Photo credit: Mark Elliott

  • Prospective students gather for open house

    Prospective students gather for open house

    Laura Sanchez, Associate Editor

    April 21, 2015

    City College opened its doors to the community April 16 for the 2nd Annual Community Open House. Organizations, programs and businesses such as Fantastique and the Food Pantry set tables around campus, while tour groups were guided around City to promote and educate the community on what City has to offer. More than 200 prospective students, from... READ MORE »»

    Attendees of San Diego City College’s 2nd Annual Community Open House participate in a kickboxing class on the AH/BT quad on April 15. Photo credit: Joe Kendall

  • Crackle of the bats

    Crackle of the bats

    David Pradel, Sports Editor

    April 21, 2015

    As cars drive by with their roaring engines past the Betty Hock Softball Field, the Knights softball team would be the car with engine problems. In this case, with a 9-24 overall record and a 3-14 conference record, it has not been the season the Knights were hoping for, but despite the engine problems, the team has not pulled over as they still have... READ MORE »»

    Sophomore shortstop Katie Dowdy hits the ball during the sixth inning of the home game against Mt. San Jacinto College on April 10, where the Knights lost 4-1. Photo credit: David Pradel

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City College sheds light on social justice

City College sheds light on social justice

Laura Sanchez, Phoenix Webb, and Aldo Ramírez

Mayra Almaraz tearfully recounted how her ex-boyfriend is serving a life sentence for a botched robbery due to the three strikes law. Almaraz shared her story in MS-462 during...  Read More »

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