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Unveil the undiscovered masterpieces

Melissa Maria Martinez, Times Staff

February 27, 2017

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Art 76 students hosted “Undiscovered,” their art gallery debut, Dec. 9 at the San Jose City College Art Gallery. The art exhibit showcased the works of 10 different artists; from colorful abstract paintings to portrait...

These resources are here to help

Maggie Zou, Times Staff

February 27, 2017

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San Jose City College Caesar Chavez Library Classroom textbooks are available to check out at the front desk for a certain period of time. Library hours have been extended to 8:30 a.m. - 9 p.m. and they are open on Satu...

Student textbook resource guide

Maggie Zou, Times Staff

February 27, 2017

Filed under Campus Life

As students begin the new semester it’s wise to consider effective options in acquiring course related materials. The bookstore is always the most convenient way to purchase books and San Jose City College provides both new...

Learning big lessons working in small groups

Melissa Maria Martinez, Times Staff

February 27, 2017

Filed under Campus Life

Public speaking and group projects require communication skills, which are learned and developed with exposure to group projects and assignments. Through these experiences, students are able to practice group etiquette and...

Earning while you are learning

Melissa Maria Martinez, Times Staff

February 27, 2017

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When students attend college various support services are offered to help with education and living expenses. Federal Work-Study is one avenue to consider after Financial Aid determines eligibility. FWS provides part-time...

Coloring can relieve stress and improve memory

Daryl Von Dunker, Times Staff

February 27, 2017

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  A strange phenomenon has hit the world of higher education. The book industry has seen an increase in the production of coloring books. In the 90s, professors found that students retained information on hundreds of bones...

Developing the leader within

MELISSA MARIA MARTINEZ, TIMES STAFF

December 8, 2016

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Prepare for life after college on campus There is a leader inside each of us and there is no better place to nurture our leadership skills than in college. It’s the only place we can safely challenge ourselves and t...

Out of Darkness

Out of Darkness

December 8, 2016

Students ask

DARYL VON DUNKER, TIMES STAFF

December 8, 2016

Filed under Campus Life

Guest speaker visits International ed week. Lilia Huang, an accounting student asked, “In the Silicon Valley we tend to think of failures as lessons. What kinds of lessons do you think are important?” Thuc Vu: That would t...

Vu’s easy start-up analogy

DARYL VON DUNKER, TIMES STAFF

December 8, 2016

Filed under Campus Life

Working at Google is like fixing an airplane and that is the only thing you are going to focus on. You are lucky, because it is like learning how things work. Working in a start-up is like learning to fix an airplane, while...

Reject intolerance, discrimination

MIKE TAYLOR, GUEST WRITER

December 8, 2016

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Exercise empathy, respect, celebrate differences     War, famine, poverty and corruption permeate our society like a virus. We spread violence to others, in turn create more conflict and strife. We endl...

Foster care and abandonment

SHAYLAH O’HARA, GUEST WRITER

December 8, 2016

Filed under Campus Life, Lifestyle

The baggage that remains.   I had always felt that my mother did not want me. While she had several opportunities to get me back by simply providing a few clean drug tests, she was unable to do so. I tell myse...

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