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Conversation about hate builds empathy among SBCC students

TOVA KIBAL, Channels Staff

April 20, 2017

Filed under Events, News

It is often said that “hate is a strong word.” Despite this, we live in a world where hate is a constant in many people’s lives. It affects what we do, how we look at ourselves and what opportunities are given to us. Five...

Reorganization, early retirement leaves SBCC understaffed

GERARDO ZAVALA, Associate Editor

April 14, 2017

Filed under News

Understaffed City College departments might not be able to meet student expectations next semester because of campus-wide reorganization and early retirements. Along with other adjustments, the Supplemental Early Retirement ...

SBCC selected to participate in Guided Pathways Project


April 13, 2017

Filed under Education, News

City College was selected to participate in the California Guided Pathways Project that will guide students towards a structured educational path from entry to graduation. “I’m absolutely thrilled with what the college has be...

SBCC prepares students for personal training certification

SAMMY ROWINSKI, Channels Staff

April 13, 2017

Filed under Career, Education, News

The Life Fitness Center offers a program to help students receive the National Academy of Sports Medicine personal training certification to become a certified personal trainer. The program prepares students for the training exam ...

Fresh food banks to provide free nutrition to students in need

JULIA PIZZA, News Editor

April 11, 2017

Filed under News

Facilities Supervisor Mark Broomfield is collaborating with City College groups in efforts to create fresh food banks for students on campus. Currently, Extended Opportunity Program and Services has a fully stocked food pan...

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