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Journalism major Myana Myrick shows off her new outfit free of charge thanks to the Career Services Dress for Success event held on March 6, 2024.

Career Services host employment opportunities for students’ success

Ellie Appleby, Assistant Photo Editor May 14, 2024

Career Services were busy this semester as they hosted an array of events on the City College campus. Their first main event was an open house, followed by Dress for Success, a public safety fair and,...

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City College speaks on Gaza

Emma Richman, Editor in Chief May 14, 2024

In recent weeks, students at colleges across the United States have engaged in protests in support of the Palestinian cause and against Israel’s war in Gaza.    Protestors at colleges like...

City College alumni Sheila Osborne has her hair done by City College cosmetology student Angela Pham on Feb. 14 2024. Pham has been working on mastering her new skill as a hairstylist.

Students of the Cosmetology Department offer affordable services to students and the community

Ellie Appleby, Assistant Photo Editor May 9, 2024

The Cosmetology Center at City College bustled with students and clients on Feb. 14 2024.    Senior class COSM 135 had already done 500 hours in cosmetology, and now they were in the portion...

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Generative AI in higher education

Leah Lentz, Staff Writer May 7, 2024

Generative Artificial Intelligence, a technology that may have once seemed distant, is now a reality that City College students and faculty are encountering. The “Generative AI in Higher Education”...

City Colleges newly appointed Public Relations tech Maurice Elamrani stands in the City College quad Wednesday, March. 20, 2024.

Marine to media: Meet City College’s new public relations technician

Leah Lentz, Staff Writer March 27, 2024

From representing his country in the United States Marine Corps to expressing himself by creating music, Maurice Elamrani has no shortage of experiences to bring to his role as City College’s new public...

Sacramento Zoo located in Land Park, Tuesday March 5,2024. “We are incredibly excited about the potential new zoo and the opportunity for the animals to have larger habitats,” said Andrea Haverland, the zoo’s outreach and communications coordinator, about a likely move to Elk Grove.

Animals on the run: a move to a new zoo

Alexis Hensley, Staff Writer March 22, 2024

As the Sacramento Zoo moves forward with its plan to relocate to Elk Grove, the Express conducted a recent interview with Andrea Haverland, the zoo’s outreach and communications coordinator, and Rachel...

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City College introduces it first LGBTQ+ studies course

Leah Lentz, Staff Writer February 23, 2024

The first LGBTQ+ studies course taught at the college level in the United States was at UC Berkeley in 1970. It would take another 16 years before City College of San Francisco would create the first Gay...

City College student Christian Rodriguez (center) takes possession of the ball from his rivals in a tournament against the Idaho Gem State Falcons on Saturday, Dec. 9, 2023. Photo credit: Ellie Appleby /

City College student helps empower lives through basketball

Ellie Appleby December 16, 2023

Christian Rodriguez, a student at City College and CEO, founder and a coach of “Helping Empower Adaptive Lives” was on the basketball court with his team, the Sacramento Royals, in the thick of it,...

City College President Albert Garcia stands in front of the newly named Natural Sciences Building (NAS) Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2023. Photo credit: Nick Shockey /

How President Albert Garcia plans to build community at City College

Emma Richman December 15, 2023

When City College President Albert Garcia isn’t attending back-to-back meetings with faculty, vice presidents, the district office and occasionally student board members, he can be found writing poetry.  Garcia...

City College softball pitcher Ava Seguin pitches during a scrimmage against Butte College on Nov. 17, 2023. Photo credit: Jada Trail /

Panthers softball prepares for upcoming season amid field renovation

Arthur Finan December 13, 2023

The Panthers softball team will have a newly renovated field ahead of their upcoming season, and on Friday, Nov. 17 they had their first chance to play a scrimmage on it against Butte College. Their official...

Performers present a Native American dance at Washington Neighborhood Center’s Legados y Futuros fundraiser on Oct. 19, 2023. Photo credit: Yoseph Daniel /

The Washington Neighborhood Center is looking to breathe new life into its community center

Yoseph Daniel December 12, 2023

Located on the corner of D and 16th streets in Sacramento, the Washington Neighborhood Center is a quiet building. With no signage for the center, the building seems like it has been untouched for quite...

Vendors and customers shop on Broadway during the Broadway International Festival on Nov. 4, 2023. Photo credit: Yoseph Daniel /

Third-annual Broadway International Festival showcases Sacramento’s diversity 

Yoseph Daniel December 4, 2023

Sacramento hosted its third-annual Broadway International Festival on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2023. The festival included local store owners, food vendors, and artists who performed their music live outside...

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