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  • ‘Good Kids’ explores cruel treatment of rape victim

    ‘Good Kids’ explores cruel treatment of rape victim

    Gabe Rivera

    September 26, 2016

    Imagine going to a party with your friend to have a normal, fun night. The next thing you know, you are laying in a hospital bed without your underwear and you're in excruciating pain. You were raped. The first theater production of the fall at City College, Naomi Iizuka's "Good Kids," opening Sept. 30, should trigger many emotions for the audience. The play d... READ MORE »»

    Beckah Church and Julian Martinez interpret Chloe and Ty from the play "Good Kids" during a rehearsal at The Box Theatre at City College on Sept. 22. The play is based on a rape in 2012 in Steubenville that received national attention. Photo credit: Celia Jimenez

    Celia Jimenez

  • Parking Nightmare at City College

    Parking Nightmare at City College

    Roberto de la Peña

    September 17, 2016

    If you drive to City College, you might have noticed that parking spaces are very limited. According to the San Diego Community College District Police Department, there are approximately 1062 student parking spaces on campus. Though that might appear to be a big number this fall it has proven to be insufficient. City College annual reports have... READ MORE »»

    There are about four permits for every parking spot and students struggle to find parking on campus. It can take them up to hour to park on City College's lots. Photo credit: Celia Jimenez

  • Court overturns conviction in Diana Gonzalez murder

    Court overturns conviction in Diana Gonzalez murder

    By Celia Jimenez

    September 1, 2016

    A court ruling has reopened a sad chapter at San Diego City College’s history. The Fourth Appellate District Court overturned the murder conviction of Armando Perez, who pleaded guilty to stabbing to death his estranged wife, a City College student. The court said that Perez needed counsel to plead guilty even though he insisted on representing... READ MORE »»

    Activists set up a tribute to Diana Gonzalez on campus. Photo by Celia Jimenez

  • Kaepernick takes a knee at SD game during anthem

    Kaepernick takes a knee at SD game during anthem

    By Gabe Rivera

    September 1, 2016

    As the San Diego hosted San Francisco for the final preseason game of the year Thursday night at Qualcomm Stadium, all eyes were on 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick. Kaepernick has received criticism for his decision to protest police brutality and social inequalities by not standing for the national anthem before the start of games. He had said... READ MORE »»

    Quarterback Colin Kaepernick, of the 49ers, sat down during the playing of the national anthem before the pre-season game against the Chargers on Sept. 1 at Qualcomm Stadium. Photo by Gabe Rivera

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Editor’s Note

Angelica Wallingford

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

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

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Live viewing of presidential debate at City College on Monday

Esai Melendez

On Monday, Sept. 26, there will be a live viewing and discussion of the first presidential debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton in Room MS-162 from 5:45  to 8...  Read More »

September 26, 2016 • 0 comments

City’s students present project at White House

Mike Madriaga

Two City College students made a special presentation at the White House on Monday. Ana Karina Lomeli-Cardenas and Kenia Valence-Galeana presented their winning proposal...  Read More »

September 19, 2016 • 0 comments

Parking Nightmare at City College

Roberto de la Peña

If you drive to City College, you might have noticed that parking spaces are very limited. According to the San Diego Community College District Police Department, there...  Read More »

September 17, 2016 • 0 comments

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‘Good Kids’ explores cruel treatment of rape victim

Imagine going to a party with your friend to have a normal, fun night. The next thing you know, you are laying in a hospital bed without your underwear and you're in excruciating...  Read More »

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