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Streetopia set to take place in Isla Vista

Bren Schader

April 5, 2011

Filed under Alcohol, Contributors, Crime, Features, Local, Online Exclusive

According to Facebook and other online social media sources, Floatopia 2011 for Isla Vista was scheduled to take place April 2 or April 9, but local authorities are working to put a stop to the event. "The beaches will be clo...

Classical musician awaits big decision

By Anders Sjöberg, Staff Writer

April 5, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Music

  While the bulk of students are expecting fat envelopes from colleges deciding their fates, Camille Scheiss is waiting to find out if she is one of the 390 students that the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, the oldest major ...

‘SBCC Writes’ to hold student reading

March 15, 2011

Filed under Features, On campus, Online Exclusive

Current and former City College students will hold a reading of their selected fiction pieces, written in Instructor Meryl Peters fiction writing class. The event will take place at 4 to 5 p.m. on Thursday at the City College b...

New glee club welcomes all at SBCC

Joel Linde , Opinions Editor

March 10, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Online Exclusive

The concept which has been widely spread through the 2009 TV show has now come to City College in the form of its very own club. "It's not a requirement to be a ‘Glee' fan to be in the club," Glee Club founder and President Myron Agui...

SBCC “Edible Books” festival around the corner

Cassidy Flynn, Staff Writer

March 10, 2011

Filed under Features, Health, Literature

The Luria Library's café will be a food and book lover's paradise March 23 as it celebrates the third annual "Edible Books" festival. Along with the library, the School of Culinary Arts and Hotel Management and City Co...

City College students found go-go dancing group “Entergalactic GoGo”

Cecily Trowbridge and Cecily Trowbridge

March 7, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Lifestyle

The clunky white boots of the sixties go-go era are out. What's in: neon fishnets, furry rainbow leg-warmers, and the rhythmic movements of go-go dancers of the modern age; girls that seem to epitomize the literal translation of the t...

Tartuffe set to hit the stage under new director

By Tara Sim, Staff Writers

March 7, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Theater

  The first thing to notice about R. Michael Gros are his hands - whether they are adjusting his glasses, grasping a binder of production material, or emphasizing stage direction, it is apparent through his gestures that h...

Dr. Michael Young selected for honor lecture at SBCC

Lauren Woods

March 7, 2011

Filed under Features, News, Staff

A "bed of nails." A marshmallow in a vacuum. A laser and a balloon. All are demonstrations expected to grasp eyes on March 17 when Professor Dr. Michael Young gives the "Annual Faculty Lecture," one of City College's highest hon...

John Dunn Gourmet Dining Room remodeled

Anna Hansson

March 7, 2011

Filed under Features, Lifestyle, News

During winter break, the John Dunn Gourmet Dining Room got a facelift thanks to private donations. The dining room has served guests for more than 30 years, but now the mint-green chairs and old photos on the walls are replaced w...

Scheinfeld Center hosts Small Business Development Center

Carys Morgan, Carys Morgan, and Carys Morgan

March 7, 2011

Filed under Features, Finance, News

City College's Scheinfeld Center began hosting the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) for Santa Barbara County on January 1st, and has since been making significant progress in aiding local businesses. As the satellite...

Workshops available to develop student skills

Cassidy Flynn, Cassidy Flynn, and Cassidy Flynn

March 7, 2011

Filed under Briefs, Features, News

Teachers will give extra credit to students participating in free workshops being offered at the Gateway and the Cartwright Learning Resource Center. The Gateway Center and LRC offer a number of free workshops to students who want ...

Luria Library receives national award

Cassidy Flynn and Cassidy Flynn

February 10, 2011

Filed under Events, Features, On campus, Online Exclusive

The library was named the 2011 national winner of the Excellence in Academic Libraries Award in the community college category from the Association of College and Research Libraries. The staff is also acknowledged for its accessi...

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