The Skyline View

A new EP from the neo-piano man is out now

Jonathan Dipratna

September 13, 2003

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     In lieu of making his fans wait until his new album drops next year, Ben Folds, is releasing three five song EP's of new non-album material this year. Also because of his desire not to have people charged more then five dollars for only five songs, you can only get the first of the EP's "Speed G...

Blaster Virus infects Skyline; Containment Immenent

Alessa Adamo

September 13, 2003

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     Skyline College was hit with the Blaster Virus on Aug. 11 2003. According to information provided by the Skyline IT Department, the virus slowly worked its way through district offices via e-mail, temporarily crippling computers throughout SMCCD. Computer labs, instructional computers, and administrative computers were all...

Cogeneration brings Skyline into future conservation

Juan Nevarez

September 13, 2003

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     Skyline College will soon become a pioneer in energy usage, as the school is adopting a technology that generates electricity and simultaneously uses the heat wasted by this generator for heating and cooling.     With this "cogeneration" system, the waste heat is used as opposed to exhausted into the environmen...

Safeguarding your identity from theft

Danny Robles

September 13, 2003

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     Identity theft can't happen to me, can it? Well, if you think it can't happen to you, think again!     For many students at Skyline College, identity theft is far detached from the stresses of school and social life. It is during these blossoming years in a student's co...

What sport is Skyline missing?

Roami Dicks

September 13, 2003

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     In the History of Skyline College, there has never before been a football team. As a matter of fact, Skyline offers every major sport but football.     Why is this? Every other peninsula Junior College and most other state junior colleges offer football so why hasn't ...

Volleyball spikes a victory

Jonathan Dipratna

September 13, 2003

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     The Skyline Women's volleyball team played its first game of the season here at home on Sept. 10. If this game is in any way indicative of how the rest of the season will pan out then we are in for a great year.     Opposing team Cosumnes River College of Sacramento lost to the Trojans or the "ladies" as they affect...

‘Dirty Pretty Things’ wraps you in suspense

Jonathan Dipratna

September 13, 2003

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     "Dirty Pretty Things" is directed by Stephen Frears who is best known for his work in "Dangerous Liaisons," "Mary Reilly," and "High Fidelity." Directing from a script written by Steve Knight (one of the creators of the original, "Who Wants to be a Millionaire") we have a film that includes many gen...

Communication Breakdown

Maria Tagal

September 13, 2003

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     Contrary to popular belief, women are not hard to understand. We just ask for a little respect. It's as simple as that, but men make it seem like the art of understanding women is as complicated as rocket science. It really isn't; all men really have to do to make us happy is to pay more attention to us.     Fo...

Will California answer the recall to the ballot box

Alessa Adamo

September 13, 2003

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     California voters are about to decide one of the most controversial issues in state politics in decades, on whether to recall embattled Gov. Gray Davis less than one year after he was reelected to office for a second term-and who is to replace him if he is recalled. This is the first time in the history of Californ...

Editorial

September 13, 2003

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     Due to California's recent budget crisis in education, the UC and CSU systems are slamming their doors shut on community college students who have plans to transfer.     Starting spring 2004, the UC and CSU systems are looking to eliminate new enrollment by 13,000. The Skyline View feels that the UC and CSU sys...

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