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‘Tower of terror?’: San Diego City College students and teachers say they have experienced their own scream ride in MS elevator

Nowell Montejo, Co-Arts & Features Editor

March 24, 2015

Filed under NEWS

Picture this: you’re riding an elevator with friends and strangers alike, when all of a sudden, you freefall for what feels like an eternity until the elevator stops. You’re screaming throughout the whole ordeal, then everything returns to normal as if nothing happened. This is a sensation that is commonplace when riding the “Tower of Terror” ride at Disney’s California...

Equipped with coffee and conversation

Equipped with coffee and conversation

March 24, 2015

The San Diego Community College District Police Department shared smiles over cups of coffee with students for the fourth annual Coffee with a Cop event he...

Legend magazine a finalist for a Maggie Award

Angelica Wallingford, Editor in Chief

March 24, 2015

Filed under NEWS

San Diego City College campus magazine was named as a finalist from the Western Publishing Association (WPA) for Best Print Publication/Student for the 2015 Maggie awards. The summer-fall 2014 edition of Legend magazine was one of four student publications in the nation named as a finalist alongside other student publications such as Tusk from Cal State Fullerton and The...

Embarking on the future of education

Phoenix Webb

March 24, 2015

Filed under NEWS

San Diego City College hosted the Mexican American Business and Professional Association's monthly luncheon meeting March 13 in the Corporate Education Center, located on the first floor of the MS building. “It's all about how can we collaborate better across the board. And how can we do a better job in terms of building our workforce development system thinking about thi...

Manpower makes its return to City

Phoenix Webb

March 24, 2015

Filed under NEWS

The job market is changing. It's not enough for a student to finish school and seek employment. Employers are now looking for candidates who also have work experience to back up their education. ManpowerGroup is a San Diego staffing agency hoping to help students fill that void. They held their third recruiting event on campus on March 11. Manpower has two locations in San Die...

Part-time professors rally for full-time equality

Part-time professors rally for full-time equality

March 10, 2015

More than 100 adjunct instructors and their supporters took another stand against inequality with a rally Feb. 25 at San Diego City College. The rally was...

It’s all according to plan

Phoenix Webb

March 10, 2015

Filed under NEWS

“Got an ed plan?” was a question seen on campus at the beginning of this semester in the form of pins, pens, pamphlets, on the school website and on banners. It was a campaign designed to make San Diego City College students aware that education plans exist and are now required. Education plans fit into the plan for increased success rates because they establish a...

College shows its Manpower

Phoenix Webb

March 10, 2015

Filed under NEWS

San Diego City College was host to Manpower in February to hire students that was made possible by a region wide grant.The grant was explained by Rose LaMaruglia who is the dean of business and technology at San Diego City College. “I have a regional grant to promote information communication technologies region wide. It's a statewide initiative to promote curriculum and h...

Sexual battery reported at City College

Angelica Wallingford, Editor in Chief

March 4, 2015

Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES

A San Diego City College student reported an incident of sexual battery while walking from campus March 3. According to a Safety Alert released by the San Diego Community College District, the incident occurred at approximately at 8:10 p.m. when an unknown suspect pulled the victim behind a dumpster near the Learning Resource Center, placed the victim in a bear hug and grabbed...

Veteran Affairs and services provides support for active, retired armed service members

Veteran Affairs and services provides support for active, retired armed service members

February 26, 2015

San Diego is identified as a military town. As a result of this, San Diego City College has a sizable veteran and active military population, which ma...

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