The Skyline View

…And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of The Dead — best band name ever?

Jonathan Dipratna

January 25, 2003

     I think Conan O'Brien is the best talk show host ever and his show is tops. Why would I introduce a record review with a Conan O'Brien shout out?     Well, the true method to my madness is that ...And They Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead (...ATWKUBTTOD because I don't want t...

Trojans lose conference opener

Okey Amuzie

January 25, 2003

     The Skyline Trojans (13-10, 0-1) opened their basketball Coast Conference North play against Ohlone (16-7, 1-0) on the short end of a 69-56 score Jan. 17.     The Renegade came out against Skyline with a lot of intensity to begin the game.     Ohlone forced 20 Trojan turnovers according to the Renegade st...

Uninformed Newcomer’s Guide to Skyline College

January 25, 2003

     WebSMART to Avoid Lines     Lines are everywhere in Skyline--from the parking lots to the bookstore, the cafeteria to counselors's office? One can rarely go anywhere on campus without waiting in one line or another. The WebSMART website helps eliminate much of the waiting time. By simply logging on to www.web...

EDITORIAL

January 25, 2003

     California is facing a huge budget cut in the area of education.      Community Colleges are being affected just as much as other institutions. Tuition increase is without a doubt foreseeable in our future.     Currently we are paying $11 a unit here at Skyline College, but with talks of an increase in tu...

What the … ? News in the world

Chris Choi

January 25, 2003

     Skyline students have a lot to worry about, especially around this time of the year, like getting the right classes with the cool professors, making sure there are no schedule conflicts at the same time, coming up with enough money to pay for tuition, books, and fees. I have not even mentioned the after school job, the...

Time vs. Tradition: Which should you pick?

Renee Verducci

January 25, 2003

     When you were five and someone asked you what you wanted to do when you grow up, you probably responded by blurting out the most extravagant, whimsical occupation you could imagine-an astronaut, a ballerina, the president, a superhero, or perhaps even a princess. If someone asked you this question again at twelve, ...

Chancellor dispute peacefully resolved

Chris Choi

January 25, 2003

     After months of feuding over the alleged illegal hiring of the district chancellor, an agreement has been reached allowing the San Mateo County Community College District's board of trustees to keep the chancellor and have none of the state funding withheld, all without costly litigation.     However, SMCCCD is subj...

State set to increase unit price to $24

Elizabeth Sinclair-Smith

January 22, 2003

     The San Mateo County Community College District is gearing up for the huge financial blow it might receive if Governor Gray Davis's proposed 2003-2004 state budget is passed, which includes raising community college unit fees from $11 per unit to $24 per unit.     The proposed budget also suggests a 43 percent ...

Gone too soon

Elizabeth Sinclair-Smith

January 22, 2003

     "Friendly." "Well-liked." "Positive." "Gregarious." "Passionate."     These are but a few words used by friends and family to describe Skyline student Raymond Gardner, 22, whose life was cut short in an apparent act of road rage on Jan. 12.      Gardner had completed two semesters at Skyline and was goin...

Welcome to The Skyline View

January 14, 2003

     The Skyline View would like to welcome all new and returning students and faculty members.     The NEW issue of The Skyline View is coming. Look for us on Jan 27th.

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