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Muslim leader seeks fair treatment

Antonio Marquez

April 28, 2016

Filed under NEWS

"We are all ultimately people at the end of the day.”That was the message delivered by Imam Taha Hassane, who spoke at City College in recent days, and other Muslims on campus.Hassane, the imam of the Islamic Center of San Diego, gave an overview of Islam and its practices and the history of Muslims in the United States. He stressed that Muslims share many of the conc...

How basketball changed my life

Denise White

April 28, 2016

Filed under OPINION

I was only 9 the first time I played basketball. I was a shy kid and my parents encouraged me to try something new. Back then, I wasn't that good but I knew for sure that I wanted to get better.After my first season of playing in a recreational league, my dad got me a basketball hoop for the driveway. He got a legit hoop that was cemented in the ground. Everyday I practiced. Dr...

I’m a powerful ‘girly girl’

Natalie Hanson

April 28, 2016

Filed under OPINION

There’s a lot of power in first looks. Take one first look at me, and you might immediately think, "girly girl." I am known for wearing dresses and skirs. I know this because of the few days out of the year that I wear pants, it is the first thing people who know me notice. But is there a negative connotation with being “girly,” so traditionally feminine? Or is there a powe...

Final trailer ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ released

By Destiny Ortiz

April 27, 2016

Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, Movies

The world will come to an end as the first mutant ever created from the X-Men comes to create a new universe. The final trailer for “X-Men: Apocalypse” was released and Marvel fans need to prepare for what’s coming. Apocalypse, also known as En Sabah Nur, has awakened from hibernation. Not amused by the world he has woken up to, Apocalypse decides to destroy it...

Beebe seeks Santa Barbara City College post

Beebe seeks Santa Barbara City College post

April 26, 2016

San Diego City College President Anthony Beebe positioned himself as "a unique candidate with a unique background” that's best qualified to become Santa...

City Bites: Bub’s

April 25, 2016

Campus police arrest ‘flasher’ suspect

By Collette Carroll

April 25, 2016

Filed under Breaking News, NEWS

Campus police arrested a young man suspected of exposing himself to a female student on April 19 in the LRC Building. According to campus police media logs, the student was sitting in the library around 5 p.m. when she said a young male approached her and exposed his genitals. He was arrested the afternoon of April 22. Campus police did not identify him. The student...

Beyoncé drops new album ‘Lemonade’

Ricardo Soltero

April 25, 2016

Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, Breaking News, Entertainment

Beyoncé delivered her long-awaited album during the release of her film of the same name, “Lemonade.” Beyoncé’s “visual album” aired on HBO on Saturday, in which 12 out the 13 songs that makeup  her album were presented during the hour-long concept film. Touching on themes of love, betrayal, family and empowerment, “Lemonade” seems to take aim at personal...

Palomar pummels Knights in softball

By Luisa Sausedo

April 23, 2016

Filed under SPORTS

The City College softball team took a hard loss on Friday afternoon in a game called after five innings due to the number of runs scored against them,11-0, by the Palomar College Comets. The loss, in their final home game of the season at Betty Hock Field, left the Knights with a record of 5-12 in conference and 14-20 overall. The Knights came out fired up and ready to play...

‘Great Showman’ Prince dies at 57

‘Great Showman’ Prince dies at 57

Mike Madriaga

April 21, 2016

Filed under Art, Entertainment, TOP STORIES

“A great showman” and an artist who “reinvented himself in each decade.” That’s how City College’s artistic community described Prince,...

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