City Times

Up in the Air Review

Brittany Johnson

March 15, 2010

Filed under Entertainment

In corner number one, weighing in at 303 pages and written by Walter Kirn, welcome: "Up in the Air", the novel; and in corner number two, weighing in at 109 minutes and directed by Jason Reitman, give it up for: "Up in the Air", the movie. "Up in the Air" describes the "Airworld" of Ryan Bingham-a middle aged man who spends more than 300 days on the road, traveling from business...

Urbanalities

Michele Suthers

March 15, 2010

Filed under Cartoon

Community Creatures

Gabriel Roberts

March 15, 2010

Filed under Cartoon

Fashion-naughta

Michele Suthers

March 15, 2010

Filed under Cartoon

Men’s volleyball slams the Griffins

Ernesto Lopez

March 15, 2010

Filed under SPORTS

After a four-match losing streak, City's men's volleyball team defeated crosstown rivals, Grossmont Griffins, in a match that went to a deciding game five on March 10 at home in the Harry West Gymnasium. Leading the Knights in the match was freshman middle blocker Steve Rindfleisch with 28 kills. Two other freshmen also recorded double-doubles, including outside hitter Skylar...

Editorial: Teen slayings force San Diegans to rethink safety

March 15, 2010

Filed under OPINION

Poway High senior Chelsea King, 17, went out for a run in Rancho Bernando Community Park and never came home. Escondido High School student Amber Dubois, 14, left one morning to walk to school and never showed up to classes. As the bodies of these two teenagers were recovered, the public also learned of registered sex offender John Albert Gardner, who was arrested for the...

Fitness Center offers lectures for health and credits

Andrea Malloyd

March 15, 2010

Filed under SPORTS

San Diego City College is offering a Fitness Center lecture series to students and faculty for extra credit hours at Harry West Gym room 206 starting March 24. Staff members will receive one hour of FLEX credit and students will receive one hour of extra credit for each lecture they attend out of the three lectures. Students enrolled in PE 153 will be eligible for one make-up...

Walkout

Sandy Coronilla

March 15, 2010

Filed under NEWS

About 200 City College students walked out of class midday on March 4 to participate in the Education for All rally held in Gorton Quad which was in connection with the statewide California Day of Action, an effort to speak out against severe budget cuts to public education. Associated Student Council Senator Patrick Namwembe helped organize the rally which featured many...

Students join international women’s protest

Mark Rivera

March 15, 2010

Filed under NEWS

In honor of International Women's Day, about 30 City members of Amnesty International and Visionary Feminists Club gathered at the Mexican Consulate on 1549 India St., March 8, to protest the crimes against women that occurred in San Salvador Atenco, Mexico in 2006. In May of 2006, residents of Atenco attempted an annual ritual of selling flowers in a local market on the eve...

Tim Burton’s ‘Alice’ is a fascinating film to watch

Tom Andrew

March 15, 2010

Filed under Entertainment

Not many directing styles are as easily recognizable within the first few seconds of a film as Tim Burton's, characterized by his choice of music and lighting, his dark vibrant mood, and his leading man. Disney's "Alice In Wonderland," directed by Burton and starring Johnny Depp as The Mad Hatter and Helena Bonham Carter as The Red Queen is not what most diehard Disney fans...

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