CCSF Swim Team Gracefully Navigates The Competition

State qualifier and assistant coach Alyssa Stember, and state qualifiers Roselin Strepisalsilp and  Carrie Guilfoyle talk during a swim practice at the Wellness Center Pool, on May 8, 2012. SHANE MENEZ / THE GUARDSMAN

The women’s swim team placed second at the Coast Conference Championship held at College of San Mateo April 19-21. The Rams’ finish was the best ever for City College at the Coast Conference Championship and an improvement from last year’s fifth-place result.

Escape From City College

In the turbulent times of the 21st century, public higher education is a student in the school of hard knocks. That’s why thousands of college students drove, bussed, or even walked up to the State Capitol in Sacramento on March 5: because we’re tired of increased fees, extreme budget cuts, absurd student loan debts, and overpriced textbooks — for a start.