Tag Archives: City College of San Francisco

Two women stand in front of the downtown Department of Education offices in support of CCSF at a rally held in July.

City College Opens for Fall While Fighting Threat of Accreditation Loss

Michael Condiff remembers the first time he walked into City College of San Francisco (CCSF) —  he’d just finished a 13-year prison sentence, and it was the first time in a long time that he felt...
A protesting caroler holds up a sign outside the City College Board of Trustees meeting in December.

Battle to Save City College Divides Teachers and Administration

Over 100 Christmas carolers braved the cold Thursday night to sing outside the City College of San Francisco Board of Trustees meeting. The chorus included faculty, staff and students who earlier had lobbied for San...
Amy Bacharach, far right, listens to a question from a member of the audience. Eight of ten candidates vying for four seats on the City College of San Francisco Board of Trustees took questions during a panel debate on Friday at the New America Media office.

City College Board of Trustee Candidates Debate Amid Accreditation Troubles

Whether the fiscal and managerial troubles that have brought the City College of San Francisco’s accreditation into question threatens the school’s ability to remain open varies depending upon whom you ask. “The threat is real,”...

Thoughts and Doubts of a Mission Parent 10.21.10 to 10.28.10

THOUGHTS AND DOUBTS OF A MISSION PARENT Hey Kids! is a weekly feature looking at what’s coming up for families and kids of all ages. Darn, life has changed. It seems but a flash ago...
Bersath Verdugo(center) hangs out with the group after the club meeting. Photo by Rigoberto Hernandez

“Walk Straight, Behave Like a Boy,” and Other Self Esteem Challenges for Transgenders

TransLatinas, a club of City College of San Francisco's Mission campus, host workshops on self-esteem, safe sex and spirituality to help transgender women. En Español

Achievement Gap Hearings Focus on Financial Aid

City College of San Francisco held hearings last week to tackle the achievement gap between students of color and their white and Asian counterparts.