City Times

Editorial: Rock the (ASG) vote

Joe Kendall, Photo Editor

March 24, 2015

Filed under OPINION

San Diego City College has a voting problem. Last year, voter turnout for the Associated Students Government elections made up just 3 percent of the total student population and the year before that it was only a whopping 1 percent. What can be to blame for such a poor showing? It is certainly not a lack of information. With the official campaigning period still weeks...

Study Hours: Comparing learning curves between university and community college

Laura Sanchez

March 24, 2015

Filed under OPINION

No one ever said it would get better; no one ever tells you it’ll be all right. After that first semester in high school ended, anxiety and fear kicked in full gear. I just wanted to graduate and get it over with. I found no motivation to attend class when I felt my future had already been decided for me. I had failed. Unlike my other classmates in my Advanced Placement...

Knights edged out by Olympians

Knights edged out by Olympians

David Pradel, Sports Editor

March 24, 2015

Filed under SPORTS

In the opening minutes, Mesa College got on the scoreboard first and never looked back as the Knights softball team was defeated by their conference rivals...

Knights go down in 29-hit game against Comets

Holly Bridges

March 24, 2015

Filed under SPORTS

Some people say baseball is a boring, simple game but in reality it's a very complex game filled with a lot of strategy and many interesting scenarios. A variety of different situations and plays can pop up and it did for the Knights on Saturday when they played host to the conference-leading Palomar Comets in the last meeting of their three-game series. It was a long game...

Knights lose battle against Comets

Knights lose battle against Comets

David Pradel, Sports Editor

March 24, 2015

Filed under SPORTS

A total of 44 kills, 60 digs and 40 assists — but it wasn’t enough for the Knights volleyball team as they were defeated at home by the Palomar College...

‘Fifty Shades’ casts gray area on relationships

‘Fifty Shades’ casts gray area on relationships

Jennifer Manalili, Editor in Chief

March 15, 2015

Filed under OPINION

Women grow up being told that they cannot love or yearn for sex in the same way men can, but the success of “Fifty Shades of Grey” has helped change...

Everybody plays: A look at video games’ most outspoken critic, why her arguments for change of gender tropes are misguided

Angelica Wallingford, Editor in Chief

March 15, 2015

Filed under OPINION

To advocate for an issue that you're passionate about is admirable, however, to demonize an entire group of people in the name of the issue your advocating for is completely and utterly wrong. Take that mindset and apply it to one of the most controversial pop culture issues surrounding one of the most popular forms of entertainment and you’ll end up being knocked out...

A Helping hand: Multifaceted Child Development Center provides learning experience for student-parents and children

A Helping hand: Multifaceted Child Development Center provides learning experience for student-parents and children

March 14, 2015

The San Diego City College Child Development Center serves many purposes. The on-campus childcare center serves students, student-parents and children. It...

Broadcasters should stick to news and not storytelling

Phoenix Webb

March 11, 2015

Filed under OPINION

The public looks to journalists to report the news. Journalists, especially news broadcasters, are taken seriously. What is reported is accepted as truth and when a journalist is discovered to have created their own truth it creates bad press and distrust among viewers.America watched Brian Williams on NBC for over 20 years until this month when a story was published in St...

SoundBreak: Punk’s not dead: A look at some of punk rock’s best albums, artists and eras

SoundBreak: Punk’s not dead: A look at some of punk rock’s best albums, artists and eras

March 11, 2015

Rising from the ashes of the rebelliousness of the early ‘70s, punk rock became more than just some run-of-the-mill musical genre “that the kids were...

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