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Incident Report – Sexual act and pot plants uncovered

Amanda Jacobs, Amanda Jacobs, and Amanda Jacobs

April 14, 2010

April 7 At noon, campus security received a report regarding a possible lewd act in the men's P.E. locker room. An employee at the women's locker cage relayed the information to security from a student who made the observation....

Incident Report – Lovesick stalkers strike

Amanda Jacobs, Amanda Jacobs, and Amanda Jacobs

April 7, 2010

March 23 At 10:05 a.m. security responded with the campus nurse to PE 114 because a student was feeling ill. The woman suffers from an elevated heart rate and was breathing heavily. The nurse treated her on the scene and...

Elevating number of sexual activity reports on campus

Zac Estrada, Zac Estrada, and Zac Estrada

April 7, 2010

School officials are mystified as to why a year-long series of lewd acts on campus, including teenagers having sex in a bathroom stall and a man watching pornography in the Cyber Center, has occurred. The number of instances...

Pedestrians, vehicles clash at intersection near main entrance

Sarah Daly, Sarah Daly, and Sarah Daly

April 7, 2010

A City College student was the latest victim in a series of accidents at the intersection before the East Campus entrance. At about 9:40 p.m. on March 9, Michael Mebratu walked out onto Cliff and Loma Alta drives; seconds later...

Incident Report – Student involved in car-pedestrian accident

Amanda Jacobs and Amanda Jacobs

March 17, 2010

March 9 Security received a report at 1 p.m. regarding a laptop theft on the bottom floor of the Luria Library. The student left his computer for an hour and half and when he returned it was gone. At 4:00 p.m. security received...

Acclaimed scholar Dr. Janet Afary unveils history of Iranian women

Michael Mendelson, Michael Mendelson, and Michael Mendelson

March 16, 2010

Author, feminist and historian Dr. Janet Afary unveiled the history behind Iranian women on March 10 in the Sports Pavilion. Afary, who earned a doctorate in history, spoke to about 250 students and faculty members. The lecture,...

Author Malcolm Gladwell lectures about the experts and idiots of Wall Street

Paige Comaduran, Paige Comaduran, and Paige Comaduran

March 16, 2010

From the wrongdoings of the most respected generals in the Civil War to the investment bankers who triggered 2008's financial crisis, Malcolm Gladwell, award-winning author, journalist and theorist, says only one factor caused ...

Incident Report – Thefts on the rise

Mason Smith

March 10, 2010

Feb. 27 A male student returned to his car parked in the West Campus parking structure to find that his window was smashed and his stereo and subwoofer were stolen. The total value of the stolen property was around $500....

Column – Among rap stars and secret 18th century sects

Cecily Trowbridge

March 4, 2010

A belief among certain religious groups is that a large number of recording artists are members of the historically renowned Illuminati, dedicated to secretly representing symbols of the devil in song lyrics, public gestures,...

Incident Report – Female students reporting close encounters

Mason Smith and Mason Smith

March 1, 2010

Feb. 19 Around 10 a.m., a man arrived at the Security Office looking for his belongings. The man is a former student that is now homeless. He has been camping in the bushes by the concrete stairs that lead down to Cliff Drive....

Incident Report – Stabbing suspect arrested on West Campus

Mason Smith and Mason Smith

February 24, 2010

Feb.11 At 10 a.m. officers were called to Student Services for a student yelling about financial aid to a staff member across the lobby. Feb. 11 A staff member called security to the Marine Technology Building's parking...

Campus security nabs man viewing porn

Mason Smith and Mason Smith

February 24, 2010

Campus security was called around 3 p.m. Feb. 10 to the Cyber Center in the Campus Center where a man had been seen performing a lewd act. An officer questioned the person, who is not currently enrolled at City College but atte...

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