Sunday, May 16, 2021

Tag: City College

The death of Metal Arts at City College

Editor's note: There are many, many programs impacted by the decision of the City College chancellor to cut a wide range of classes in an effort to move the...

The Agenda, New Year’s edition: Saving City College …

It’s pretty unusual for a public official who runs a major institution that is short of cash to refuse help. But that’s what’s going on at City College –...

City College chancellor wants to reject emergency funding

The sudden cancellation of 345 classes at City College of San Francisco on Nov. 20, the night before the school’s spring 2020 registration, prompted an outcry from more than...

At Zinn Fair, Peter Cole explores SF’s unique history of labor and race

In Dockworker Power: Race and Activism in South Africa and the San Francisco Bay Area, labor historian Peter Cole uncovers the undocumented history of waterfront activism and its role in...

Accounting trick hides real cost of admin raises at City College

Most City College administrators will see a 10 percent increase in their next paycheck – plus back pay retroactive to July 1 – after the Board of Trustees voted...

City College panel wants to slow down big administrative salary hikes

Two members of the City College Board of Trustees recommended Thursday putting the brakes on a salary raise for administrators that has been heavily opposed by the faculty union. At...

Sanders comes to SF to talk about ending student debt

Sen. Bernie Sanders held a town hall in San Francisco on Friday to discuss one of his campaign’s major promises: canceling student debt. An excited and packed crowd of more...

City College funding plan still a work in progress

Mayor London Breed’s Office announced Thursday an agreement had been reached to remove the Free City College charter amendment from November’s ballot and instead fund the tuition reimbursement program...

Mar seeks to fund Free City College without ballot campaign

Sup. Gordon Mar is exploring ways to fund the Free City College program for the next decade without going to the ballot. For two years, San Franciscans have attended City...

City College administration pushes dramatic cuts

City College administrators have made a few concessions but still plan dramatic cuts to the school, the faculty union president said at a rally Wednesday afternoon. “They’ve restored, apparently, the...