Some people play cards for fun. For the select few, it is a way to make money, win prizes and gain fame. Jacky Fu and his team do all of these. Attending various events nationwide, Fu brings his competitive spirit to any table he plays at.
Nov. 20, 2013
City College’s Natisha Ram is torn between what she wants for herself and what her mother wants for her. Natisha comes from a family where arranged marriages are common, but Natisha wants to prioritize her education first. She struggles putting all her attention in her studies when she is the breadwinner in her family. Natisha finds herself putting the needs of her family first instead of her education and happiness.
April 26, 2013
David Wyatt is a City College biology professor who specializes in Ecology, and has been studying the Ring Tail population in the Sutter Buttes for 25 years. Professor Wyatt and Rosalinda Vizina, a biology major and one of Wyatt’s research assistants, are headed out to Sutter Buttes to capture and collar a new Ring tail after they found one of their other Ring tails dead.
April 2, 2013
Day-by-day, college students face a variety of challenges that can affect their academic performance. Working the graveyard shift at FedEx, Taisha Washington says it takes extreme dedication just to get to school using public transportation after getting off work at 4 a.m.
What is your daily schedule like? How do you get through your day with all the cards (or lack thereof) that life has dealt you?
March 22, 2013
With a much needed break in everyone’s mind, the Express got out on the quad to ask what students have planned. Responses varied from studying beyond class materials to visiting family in southern California, but everybody seemed excited to get a break after midterms.