Campos backs Board of Trustees resolution
Feb20

Campos backs Board of Trustees resolution

District 9 Supervisor David Campos proposed a resolution to restore the school’s Board of Trustees following state Senate Bill 965 being introduced Feb. 10 to recover lost federal funding due to dwindling enrollment at City College.

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Student Trustee talks budget cuts, accreditation
Jul02

Student Trustee talks budget cuts, accreditation

On April 29, we sat down with Shanell Williams, the newly elected student trustee and now-former Associated Students president, for a conversation about her experiences with City College and the recent accreditation crisis. The Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges is expected to release its final decision in early July.

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Exclusive Q&A with Special Trustee Robert Agrella
Mar21

Exclusive Q&A with Special Trustee Robert Agrella

  By Sara Bloomberg The Guardsman On March 15, we sat down with Robert Agrella, City College’s special trustee, to talk about the accreditation crisis and the show cause report, which was delivered to the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges that same day by FedEx and email.   The Board of Trustees voted to approve a special trustee in September, and Agrella was hired Nov. 1. His job is to guide the...

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State Chancellor optimistic about the future but warns City College is not “too big to fail”
Feb08

State Chancellor optimistic about the future but warns City College is not “too big to fail”

by Jandean Deocampo The Guardsman The conference room looked more like a war room scene from a movie than the site of a City College Board of Trustees meeting. Cameramen checked their machines. Soundboard technicians busied themselves over dials and switches. They were all waiting. Waiting for the hush, the brief silence that would signal Board President John Rizzo to announce the beginning of the Jan. 24th meeting. A crowd of 20...

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News Briefs
Jan31

News Briefs

  Council discusses retreat By Cassandra Hendry The Guardsman The Ocean Campus Associated Student Council met for a regular meeting on Jan. 16 to discuss an upcoming student leadership and team building retreat—held Jan. 18-20—that they were planning for members of the council. “ I would like to get to know people better, and not only discuss personal goals but also the goals and struggles that City College is facing right now,”...

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