December 2011



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Video: Many voices of Occupy

The Express news staff went to downtown’s Cesar Chavez Park this fall to capture the grassroots effort by City College students and staff as they…


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Freeport lane changes presented to community

Safety for pedestrians and bikers, as well as concerns for access to businesses, were taken into consideration when city of Sacramento planners proposed two options…


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No projected course cuts for spring 2012

It’s the time of year when City College students are focused on both final exams and signing up for classes for the upcoming semester. Often,…


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WUE offers transfer options

City College students hoping to transfer to public four-year universities have had more obstacles placed in their paths in the last couple of years. According…


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From classroom to court

The playground is occasionally the starting point for a complex thought. Scoring a 3-pointer in the elementary school basketball courts can brew into a love for the game. Watching…



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Lost in translation

History textbooks have long been respected as closest to the truth and based on fact. Scholars and historians spend much time and effort in the…


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Diamond in the rough

Life hasn’t been all that kind for  Josh Fernandez. Then again, maybe it’s turned out OK for the writer who once struggled with an addiction…