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Zizzo wins Golden Apple Award

Scott McLean

April 25, 2011

Filed under NEWS

The San Diego City College student body has chosen Professor Wendy Zizzo as winner of the 2011 distinguished Golden Apple Award. Students voted in late April and Zizzo will deliver a speech at the graduation ceremony May 20. Zizzo is a behavioral Sciences and alcohol and other drug studies instructor who has worked at City College for 11 years. Zizzo said she feels "humbled"...

Toddler kidnapped from campus found safe

Ernesto Lopez

April 25, 2011

Filed under NEWS

A 2-year-old who was kidnapped from her mother May 4 around 1:30 p.m. from the grounds of San Diego City College later was found safe in San Ysidro with the woman suspected of taking the child. The woman who is being described as black, 35 to 40 years old, about 5 feet 6 inches tall and heavy, had pretended to be a day care provider at the campus Child Development Center,...

City College ASG presidential candidates state their case

April 25, 2011

Filed under NEWS

Associated Students Government presidential candidates for the 2011-12 school year answer questions about their priorities and qualifications for serving the City Collete community. General elections voting is from May 2 starting at 7 a.m. through May 4 at midnight. To be fair, City Times has posted the questionnaires in alphabetical order by the candidates last name. Also,...

Protest disrupts college summit

Ernesto Lopez

April 25, 2011

Filed under NEWS

In an attempt to calm the seemingly angry crowd of students protesting cuts to education on April 15, Constance Carroll, San Diego Community College District Chancellor, and City College President Terrence Burgess stepped out of a high profile event held on campus to address the group. "Let us proceed with our event. We are going to have to ask you to leave, this is not the...

City College Frogger

Shane Finneran

April 25, 2011

Filed under OPINION

Urbanalities

Michele Suthers

April 25, 2011

Filed under OPINION

Crack City

Michele Suthers

April 25, 2011

Filed under Comics

Retention program targets at risk students

Brian Lett

April 25, 2011

Filed under NEWS

This month, City College's Title V Steering Committee is planning on moving into the next phase of its Student Retention for Success project, a $3.5 million strategy designed to keep students in the classroom and out of cell blocks. The project, which began late last year, is predicted to take five years in its entirety, the first year of which is comprised of five distinct...

Skipped classes to save classes

Miguel Castaneda

April 25, 2011

Filed under OPINION

The Student walk-out and march held on March 31st was the result of direct attacks on the working class, and students. We skipped one day of class in an effort to save 500 classes next semester, you do the math. It is clear to us that that organizing, protesting, marching and rallying are all tactics that the working class have used in the past from; farmer workers walking...

Recital Review: Saville Theatre hosts classical piano recital

Robert Bush

April 25, 2011

Filed under Entertainment

Virtuoso pianist John Mark Harris delivered an impressive solo recital for early-bird students at 9:30 in the morning on April 13. Harris, a professor at City College, holds degrees from UCSD and the New England Conservatory of Music. He has performed to international acclaim as a soloist at the Salzburg and Donaueschingen Festivals with the Southwest German Symphony. Harris...

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