The Skyline View

Concert Calendar

February 26, 2006

Wednesday, March 1Artist: The Cuts, The Dilettantes and BarbarasteeleVenue: MezzanineTime: Doors open at 9:00 p.m.Price: FreeAddress: 444 Jessie St. @ Mint, S.F., CAFriday, March 3Artist: James WootenVenue: The FillmoreTime: Doors open at 8:00 p.m.Price: $20Address: 1805 Geary Blvd., S.F., CASaturday, March 4Artist: Citizen...

Book of the Week:

Kyle Chidester

February 26, 2006

Held up in an emptied passenger airplane, Tender Branson recounts his life story into the flights "black box" as he plummets towards the inviting Australian outback.This is how Chuck Palahniuk's "Survivor" opens up. The story he reveals takes us through twists and turns only Palahniuk could deliver.From growing up in a strict r...


February 26, 2006

Here at Skyline there are plenty of students with plenty of complaints about the various problems on campus. There are few places students can go to voice their concerns. We at The Skyline View, as a First Amendment protected newspaper, must provide an open forum for campus communication. However, we cannot do it alone. What we...

Events Calendar

February 26, 2006

Finding and Evaluating Internet Sources2/27 Mon. 12:10p.m. - 1p.m.The Learning CenterNote-taking2/28 Tues. 11:10a.m. - 12p.m. and 5:10p.m. - 6p.m.The Learning CenterHow to Take In-Class Exams3/1 Wed. 10:10a.m. - 11a.m.The Learning CenterPatterns of Organization and Theme3/2 Thurs. 1:10p.m. - 2p.m. and 5:10p.m. - 6p.m.The Lea...

Letters To The Editor

February 26, 2006

Nice to read in the Skyline View article by Angie McLemore that Smith's visit was "The main focus at the forum was about speaking out on racism in general, not just one race."What's missing though, is the European American view of racism as it exists today. Thank you.- Louis Calabro,President, European/American Issues Forum...

War of the words:

Syed Ali and Nicole Givens

February 26, 2006

Con: Syed Ali I really don't see the point of having a student government when most of us students honestly do not even care about what's going on in our very own campus. During my first year at Skyline, I had no clue that we even had student body elections. When I heard that elections were going on, I said to myself, "Are you ...

Famed women to grace campus convention

Angie Mclemore

February 26, 2006

Students, faculty and the community alike will have the opportunity to meet real writers at the fourth annual Women on Writing (W.O.W.) conference which will be held at Skyline College, on March 4, 2006. W.O.W., an innovative reading and writing conference, will feature Janice Mirikitani, a highly motivational speaker and San F...

The View From Here:

Carina Woudenberg

February 26, 2006

Here on this campus there is this little publication that exhibits the work of its students, inspiring creativity and enlightening the campus population. No, I'm not talking about "The Skyline View", although I really couldn't blame you if you thought this was going to be another shameless piece of self- promotion for our al...

Artist of the Week:

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Shannon Elliott

February 26, 2006

In this day and age it is hard to find music that is both wonderful to listen to and warms your soul....

English professor creates her own material

Sabrina Belara

February 26, 2006

Her ears pop, releasing more than the built up cabin pressure from the plane touching down in SFO. The aroma of Brazil still engulfs her carry on luggage, her hair, and she could still relish Portuguese flavors as they linger on her tongue.English Professor Kathleen de Azevedo Feinblum has just returned from a trip to Rio de...

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