Former assembly speakers son, Esteban Nuñez, is a free man

Jahnae Runnells, Staff Writer

On October 4, 2008, Luis Santos, a San Diego Mesa student was fatally stabbed by a group of men. A key member of this senseless stabbing would be Estaban Nuñez, the son of former California state assembly speaker, Fabian Nuñez. Nuñez plead guilty to voluntarily manslaughter and two counts of assault with a deadly weapon. What began as a sixteen...  Read More »

May 3

Harriett Tubman to become new face on $20 bill

Jahnae Runnells, Staff Writer

Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew announced Wednesday that Harriet Tubman, an African-American humanitarian will grace the $20 bill, replacing former president Andrew Jackson. What was a long and tedious conversation, has finally come to a strong outcome. After a promise almost ten months ago on having a woman on a United States currency bill, Lew answered wi...  Read More »

May 3

California Community Colleges’ accreditation commission still under scrutiny

Robert Thomas, Staff Writer/Photographer

San Diego Mesa College's visit from the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges next spring coincides with a major overhaul of the ACCJC's accrediting standards and a search for a new accrediting agency. This may be Mesa's last visit from the ACCJC since they are currently under scrutiny for failing to meet federal accred...  Read More »

Apr 7

Women’s History Month: WASPs at war

Women’s History Month: WASPs at war

Robert Thomas, Staff Writer / Photographer

March is Women's History Month, and to celebrate and honor the women who have made a difference throughout U.S. history, San Diego Mesa College will be...  Read More »

Mar 10

Insufficient water sources cause issues for Flint

Insufficient water sources cause issues for Flint

Jahnae Runnells, Staff Writer

In the last couple of months, there have been major talks on the crisis in Flint, Michigan. How the water is far from clear; just as contaminated as it loo...  Read More »

Mar 1

Mesa College to offer free tuition

Mesa College to offer free tuition

Robert Thomas, Staff Writer/Photographer

The San Diego Community College District has the privilege of being one of the first college districts to pilot the launching of a new program that makes...  Read More »

Feb 25

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Former assembly speakers son, Esteban Nuñez, is a free man

Jahnae Runnells, Staff Writer

On October 4, 2008, Luis Santos, a San Diego Mesa student was fatally stabbed by a group of men. A key member of this senseless stabbing would be Estaban Nuñez, the son of...  Read More »

May 3, 2016

Black Sankofa: The impact of Hip-Hop in the black community

May 3, 2016

Paid Family Leave bill receives mixed reactions

April 28, 2016

Spotlight on “The Last Good Girl”

April 28, 2016

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Olympian Football Players Continuing Education and Football Careers

Olympian Football Players Continuing Education and Football Careers

Jimmy Hausauer, Sports Editor

Spring football, in college, is the time where coaches evaluate the team from the previous season, lift weights, condition, and recruit to make the team better for the following...  Read More »

April 21, 2016

Womens Swim and Dive Stays Afloat

April 21, 2016

Men’s Swim Remains Undefeated Looks for Post-Season Success

April 21, 2016

Mesa Football Player Saves Life

April 14, 2016

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