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Grads to walk May 21

Ricky Soltero and Ricky Soltero

May 17, 2010

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San Diego City College Graduation will be held on May 21 in Balboa Park's Spreckel's Organ Pavilion at 6 p.m. Approximately 350 students will take part in the graduation commencement ceremony this year. "Commencement is my favorite event of the school year," City College President Terrence Burgess said. "We graduate nearly 1,200 students each year and I very much enjoy shaking...

Vox Populi

May 17, 2010

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Vox populi 1. black kid with red t shirt(Antoine Bennett, business administration ), glasses - this is supposed to be the land of opportunity, bring me your tired and hungry masses. I think its kind of wrong. 2. White girl dark hair pink wife beater(Charolotte Lytle, broadcasting major) I think it sucks because immigrants should not be detained. 3. Curly hair from white...

No new vandalism reports, police say

Mark Rivera and Mark Rivera

May 17, 2010

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As school janitors and campus police became inundated with crime reports and vandalism occurring in the B and M building bathrooms, allegedly done by San Diego High School students, they have decided to lock those bathrooms from 2 p.m. to 9 a.m. Monday through Friday in order to prevent further incidences from occurring. The B and M building bathrooms will remain locked until...

Vasquez wins; Ahmed challenges process

Ernesto Lopez and Ernesto Lopez

May 17, 2010

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In what turned out to be a competivite Associated Student election, presidential candidates Beto Vasquez received 391 votes, Abdulkadir Ahmed 127 and Omar Miyazaki 106, according to the AS office on May 11. Although Vasquez came ahead with a higher number of votes, Ahmed would challenge the process of elections due to a disqualification. On May 5, Ahmed was disqualified...

City Times wins 3 first place awards

Nico Smedley, correspondent and Nico Smedley, correspondent

May 17, 2010

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At its annual awards ceremony last month, the California College Media Association awarded City Times with two first place prizes within its division, one in the "General Excellence" category and the second for "Overall Design." The organization stated on its website that the student newspaper displayed "Good stories, good photos, good headlines, smart captions and gorgeous...

AS Official Election Results

May 17, 2010

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San Diego City College Associated Students Election Results for 2010-20 * OFFICIAL WINNER AMENDMENTS TO THE CITY COLLEGE A.S.G. CONSTITUTION PASSED - YES- 485* NO -111 PRESIDENT: ALBERTO "BETO" VASQUEZ 391* ABDULKADIR "KLUE" AHMED 127 OMAR MIYAZAKI 106 VICE PRESIDENT: MARYA "KLUE" EDGAR 365* ISIS MUBUTU 206 DANIELLE COULTER...

Film Director at City College

Donna Maranto and Donna Maranto

May 17, 2010

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The World Cultures Program this week showcased a young film director, Aaron Woolfolk, as he is promoting his first full-length feature film, "The Harimaya Bridge." The film was shot in Japan and features the Kochi Prefecture, a rural community not often visited even by Japanese citizens. Woolfolk was raised in Oakland and attended UC Berkeley, where he graduated with a double...

SD college district to transfer historic house to new location

John Balchak and John Balchak

May 3, 2010

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If you have been on 15th Street near campus recently, you may have noticed one small grey house, its windows are boarded but it seems to stand sturdily on the otherwise demolished block. The entire city block is being leveled to make way for the college's new math/general purpose building, its construction will begin later this year. But, before this can take place, that...

Students and faculty rally in Sacramento

John Balchak and John Balchak

May 3, 2010

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In a show of solidarity, a group from City College traveled by bus to Sacramento on April 21 to participate in the completion of the pro-education March for California's Future. Departing from campus at 4:30 a.m., 28 supporters, including Associated Student Government members, Bringing Education and Activism Together members and City College faculty advisors, proceeded on...

President Candidate Omar Miyazaki’s Statement

Omar Miyazaki and Omar Miyazaki

May 3, 2010

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Now, as in times in the past, a sturdy wall has arisen in our path. Life as a student incorporates not only the difficulty of long hours of grueling school work, but also a constant juggle between the multitude of responsibilities including work, family and friends, and a constant pressure from the admirable goals we have set to achieve. San Diego City College is the institute...

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