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ACCJC dismissal rebuffed, City College goes to trial for its life in 18 days

The courtroom saga between City College of San Francisco and its accreditors reached a new milestone yesterday, as Superior Court Judge Curtis Karnow rejected...

Endorsements 2014

Vote to give Muni more money, raise the minimum wage, discourage real estate speculation, and send Campos to Sacramento

It’s a trap

City College's accreditors offer the school a way out, but their past actions raise doubts whether they can be trusted

City College’s accreditors bow to pressure, amend rules to save CCSF

Keep City College of San Francisco open, or else.That's the message local and federal officials have drilled into City College's accreditors in recent weeks....

Student protesters file claim against City College and SF citing injuries, defamation

Student protesters filed a claim against City College of San Francisco and the city and county of San Francisco today, citing excessive use of...

Rep Clock: May 21 – 27, 2014

May 20, 2014
Schedules are for Wed/21-Tue/27 except where noted. Director and year are given when available. Double and triple features marked with a •. All times...

Rep Clock: May 14 – 20, 2014

May 13, 2014
Schedules are for Wed/14-Tue/20 except where noted. Director and year are given when available. Double and triple features marked with a •. All times...

City College special trustee restores public comments, meetings

Protests against City College of San Francisco's leadership trumpeted grave concerns in the college community over the lack of public voice at the school. Now,...

Accreditors ask City College to voluntarily terminate its own accreditation

Should City College commit educational seppuku?That seems to be the idea the accrediting commission vying to close City College of San Francisco floated in...

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Unanswered question on SF housing

Nobody has a good answer to San Francisco's most basic housing problem: How do we build the housing that existing city residents need? It was a...

No charges filed against City College student protesters

The two formerly jailed City College student protesters can now breathe a sigh of relief, as this morning they learned that the District Attorney's...

Democracy for none

Student protesters clash with police at City College as administrators make decisions behind closed doors

Two detained City College student protesters released amidst troubling allegations

Two City College student protesters, Otto Pippenger, 20, and Dimitrious Philliou, 21, were released from county jail this morning following a City College protest...

Student pepper sprayed and two arrested at City College protest UPDATED

One student protester was pepper sprayed, and others hit with batons, tackled, and arrested today at the City College of San Francisco’s main campus....

Leno introduces bill to bolster City College funding, draws fire to Special Trustee

First City College of San Francisco’s accreditation was provisionally revoked, then students left in droves. Teachers soon started leaving too. Two interim chancellors were...

CCSF students angered by class cancellations

January 31, 2014
Despite a day of misty downpours and gray skies, students, faculty members and their supporters gathered in the lobby of the City College of...

Controversy still brewing over CCSF administrative pay raises

January 28, 2014
A string of recent emails have led City College of San Francisco faculty members to believe that college administrators are already being paid according...

Alerts: January 29 – February 4, 2014

January 28, 2014
WEDNESDAY 29 "Flying Paper" film screening and discussion Mission Cultural Center, 2868 Mission, SF. www.missionculturalcenter.org. 7pm, $5–$20 sliding scale. "Flying Paper" is the uplifting story...

City College Special Trustee withdraws proposal for administrative pay hike

January 24, 2014
Students and faculty at City College of San Francisco staged an emergency protest today (Fri/24) after discovering that a generous salary increase had been...

Pelosi denounces City College’s accreditors

Rep. Nancy Pelosi denounced the accreditors seeking to close City College at a press conference held yesterday at the school’s Chinatown campus.“You can be...

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Injunction blocks City College closure

City College of San Francisco is safe from closure, for now. A ruling from San Francisco Superior Court Judge Curtis Karnow issued Jan. 2...

City College saved, for now (update)

Update: This post has been updated with new information, after a 5:30 press conference held by City Attorney Dennis Herrera.City College of San Francisco...