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SBCC incident report – yet another stalker

Travis Pastori

October 17

Filed under Crime, News, Santa Barbara Area

10/06/10 Wednesday At 11:15 a.m., a female student went to security and reported a stalker. She said the man came up to her three weeks earlier and asked her for a date. She refused. As she turned around to leave he grabbed her b...

City College professor brings Islam to radio round table

Cecily Trowbridge, Staff Writer, Cecily Trowbridge, Staff Writer, and Cecily Trowbridge, Staff Writer

October 12

Filed under Features, News, Politics, Staff

Philosophy instructor Mark McIntire is delving into the private minds of various influential professionals in the Santa Barbara area on his radio show, "The Mark McIntire Show" on AM 1290. McIntire takes the opportunity to ex...

Candidate Profile: Marty Blum

KYLE ROKES, News Editor

October 12

Filed under City of Santa Barbara, Local, News, Politics

Marty Blum served 8 years as Santa Barbara's mayor before running for Trustee. She said she wants to bring her years of public service to the college so she can help change, among other things, the way Trustees vote. In her...

Geology students trucking into the wilds

Kristen Gardner, Staff Writer

October 12

Filed under Features, News, Science & Technology, Travel

With visions of rocks dancing in their heads, the geology department is off again on their annual five-day trip to Eastern Sierra Nevada. Every fall, the earth and planetary science classes get together for a trip to study the uni...

Dead body found near City College

TRAVIS PASTORI , Staff writer

October 11

Filed under Death, News, On campus, Personal

The body of a homeless man was found Friday in Pershing Park, below East Campus by the baseball field. He was found on the lawn between the gazebo and the bathroom at 4 p.m. Friday afternoon. His full name and age haven't been...

Candidate profile: Lisa Macker

Arianna Vinion

October 5

Filed under News, Politics, Santa Barbara Area

Lisa Macker, an accountant and local business owner, is running for the District Four seat of the Board of Trustees against Kathryn Alexander on Nov. 2. She believes the skills gained throughout her career will help. "I know h...

City College hosts immigration debate

Aaron Thule and Aaron Thule

October 5

Filed under News, Politics, Reviews

Bill Robinson, a UCSB sociology and Latin American professor, led a debate on immigration held last Wednesday, Sept. 27. "There have been more immigrants in the past two to three years than any other time in U.S. history" said...

SBCC security nabs candy thief

TRavis Pastori and TRavis Pastori

October 5

Filed under Briefs, Crime, News

Saturday 9/25/10 at 8 p.m. At 8 p.m. security officers were called to Lot 1B during a football game to deal with an intoxicated man who was causing a disturbance. Witnesses reported the man was asking for free food from the food...

Freekick keeps men’s soccer streak alive

Michael Mebratu, Sports Editor, Michael Mebratu, Sports Editor, and Michael Mebratu, Sports Editor

October 5

Filed under Men's Soccer, News

Freshmen Pierre Mattsson saved the night for the Vaqueros when they visited Oxnard last Friday, keeping the team's six-game winning streak alive. The men's soccer team is red hot, 7-1 overall, as they have battled their way through...

Vaqs football wins a nail biter

Dan Nelson, Dan Nelson, and Dan Nelson

October 5

Filed under Football, News

  The City College football team stunned L.A. Southwest at La Playa Stadium Saturday night in dramatic fashion by pulling off a 26-21 victory in a game that went down to the final minute.   Quarterback John Uribe comp...

Q & A forums held for City College Board of Trustees candidates

Channels election team

October 5

Filed under Administration, News, Politics, Reviews, Santa Barbara Area, Staff

Two forums for the Board of Trustees' candidates were held last week so the community could hear answers to questions integral to the election coming up Nov. 2.   Support for the current board is split at the college, as ...

Candidate profile: Peter Haslund

Cody Bashore

October 5

Filed under Administration, News, Politics

After 40 years of teaching at City College, just over a year into his retirement, Dr. Peter Haslund is running for a position on the school's Board of Trustees. Along with teaching political science, Haslund was the President o...

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