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Get rid of the community college stigma, SBCC has plenty to offer

Caleb Severson, Staff Writer

October 18, 2019

“I’m just going to City College.” That was always my answer. A little robotic with a hint of self-defense in my tone.  I graduated from Dos Pueblos High School in 2018, a school known for its prestigious Engineering Academy and a reput...

Unpopular opinion: ditching remedial classes is a mistake

Anthony Zapata, Staff Writer

April 19, 2019

In California, the importance of required remedial community college courses will be done away with in favor of a system seeking to get students in and out as fast as possible.   Assembly Bill 705 was a bill that went into ...

EOPS continues to provide vital services to SBCC students

David Sjostedt, Channels Staff

March 23, 2018

From offering book grants and meal vouchers to organizing field trips to Dodger games, Extended Opportunity Programs and Services is continuing to push underprepared students to succeed at City College. “Our only job here...

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