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The Hardest Fight

The Hardest Fight

December 11, 2013

In Latino communities, when we hear about AB 540 students, we immediately think about tenacity, struggle, perseverance, capacity, constant challenges; bu...

A Tribute to Breakfast

A Tribute to Breakfast

December 11, 2013

How does that old saying go? Breakfast is supposed to be the most important meal of the day, but with busy schedules at work and at school, it may feel to...

Fair Trade Coffee Vs. Free Trade Coffee

Fair Trade Coffee Vs. Free Trade Coffee

Sandra Galindo

December 10, 2013

Filed under LEGEND MAGAZINE

Many students perform the daily ritual of drinking a cup of coffee at our cafeteria; what we don’t know is what is behind that much needed, energizing...

So much more than Gangnam Style

So much more than Gangnam Style

Jennifer Manalili

December 10, 2013

Filed under LEGEND MAGAZINE

No one could have predicted the success of “Gangnam Style.” Many may have written PSY off as a one-hit wonder, but with his chubby exterio...

Financial Aid Secrets

Tom Swell

December 10, 2013

Filed under LEGEND MAGAZINE

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)? Pell Grant? Board of Governor’s Waiver (BOGW)? Scholarships? Will any of these funds have to be paid back? Many students need extra cash while in school. The usual method of student loans is well promoted at City College. What about other methods? What about all those exotic scholarships, grants and study-in-Paris arrangements? There...

Rest in Peace: A Tribute and Retrospective on the (Dying) Zombie Trend

Jennifer Manalili

December 9, 2013

Filed under LEGEND MAGAZINE

Nothing seems to be more predominate right now then our fascination with the undead, and it’s a phenomenon that continues to come back from the dead over and over again.Zombies for lack of a better word, reincarnate themselves and infect (sorry, we had to) popular culture at certain times. Like other trends, they evolve to reflect whatever needs to be relinquished from soci...

City Looks to the Stars

City Looks to the Stars

December 9, 2013

Students this spring will have opportunities never dreamed of 100 years ago when City College was founded. Take the new Science Building, located just...

Looking Beyond the Present

Veronica Gaeta

December 9, 2013

Filed under LEGEND MAGAZINE

The term "millennial" describes a generation of people born plugged into technology. It defines a society brought up to believe that they could accomplish and succeed in anything that they set their minds on. This demographic has different characteristics from previous generations. Millenials are drawn to culturally diverse environments and are tightly scheduled multi-taskers....

The Thrill of the Fight

The Thrill of the Fight

Miguel Rodriguez

December 9, 2013

Filed under LEGEND MAGAZINE

As she walks through the entryway that reads “House of Champions,” she leaves her worries at the door and enters a world where the pressures...

The Man of the Knight

The Man of the Knight

December 9, 2013

San Diego City College is honoring coach, educator, and mentor, Jim Colbert as a Knight whose legacy will shine bright in the hearts, minds and spirits of...

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