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Committee plans immigrant student support

Caleb Danielson

March 14, 2017

Filed under FEATURES, LIFE, NEWS

The Immigrant Support Committee at San Diego City College held a meeting on Feb. 24 in the Math and Social Sciences building to discuss ways to better support immigrant students at the school. The committee also reported on challenges that some immigrant students face. During the meeting, Yvonne Schmeltz, a learning community assistant at City College, expressed concern over...

M.E.Ch.A., AFSC explain immigrant rights

Caleb Danielson

March 14, 2017

Filed under LIFE, NEWS

M.E.Ch.A., a student activist group at San Diego City College, held a “Know Your Rights” workshop on Feb. 15 in the Math and Social Sciences Building. A guest speaker explained how immigration enforcement works in the county and what immigrants can do to protect themselves from deportation. The guest speaker was Benjamin Prado, who is the program coordinator for the San...

DACA students fear deportation under Trump

Melissa De Pineres

March 14, 2017

Filed under LIFE, NEWS

San Diego City College DACA students sat down with City Times for an interview about recent fears that President Donald Trump will end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA), which protects undocumented childhood arrivals to the U.S. from deportation. Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals is a two year renewable program that allows undocumented stude...

DACA students fear deportation under Trump

DACA students fear deportation under Trump

March 14, 2017

San Diego City College DACA students sat down with City Times for an interview about recent fears that President Donald Trump will end the Deferred Action...

President Whisenhunt and a college in transition

President Whisenhunt and a college in transition

Thomas Chesy, News Editor

March 14, 2017

Filed under LIFE, NEWS, TOP STORIES

Interim San Diego City College President Denise Whisenhunt sat with City Times for an interview last Wednesday on the future of City College, the San Diego...

DACA students fear deportation under Trump

Melissa De Pineres

March 13, 2017

Filed under NEWS

San Diego City College DACA students sat down with City Times for an interview about recent fears that President Donald Trump will end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA), which protects undocumented childhood arrivals to the U.S. from deportation.Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals is a two year renewable program that allows undocumented students t...

SeaWorld settlement funds reach City College students

SeaWorld settlement funds reach City College students

March 13, 2017

On the second and third week of February, some City College students and alumni received part of their $328,333 settlement from SeaWorld. “Why did...

ADT Building Renovation update

Mike Madriaga

February 5, 2017

Filed under NEWS

Melissa De La Peña misses the cafeteria food more than the campus’s million dollar vantage point. On the first day of school, De La Peña was eating lunch on one of the benches in front of the S (Science) Building. “The missing cafeteria is one thing,” she said, “but with the noise, it’s also hard to study.” Other students and staff within the buildin...

ESPAÑOL: Primera protesta del muro en la frontera

ESPAÑOL: Primera protesta del muro en la frontera

February 5, 2017

SAN YSIDRO -- Por primera vez desde la inauguración del presidente Donald Trump, decenas de personas se reunieron a pasos de la garita de San Ysidro para...

VIDEO en español: Protesta en la frontera

February 5, 2017

SAN YSIDRO -- Decenas de personas se reunieron a pasos de la garita internacional para protestar en contra del muro fronterizo autorizado por el Presidente Tr...

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