The Skyline View

Fee Hike Impact

Helen Tran

September 16, 2009

Skyline students were confronted with many new changes at the beginning of this fall semester. From the ongoing construction and related parking shortage to the new smoke-free policy, students juggled many distractions along with their class schedules.Lost in this entire ruckus was the enrollment fee hike mandated by the st...

Two Weeks After the Skyline Shooting

Marc Arguello

September 16, 2009

It's been two weeks since the September 2 shooting on Skyline campus. Classes have resumed and for the most part things are back on track for the semester. However, there are still some lingering questions and issues that students and faculty alike are wondering about.According to Vicki Morrow, President of Skyline College, ...

Skyline Bookstore’s New eBook Pilot

Alyssa Capili

September 16, 2009

A greener, cheaper alternative to buying textbooks is now available at the Skyline bookstore. The bookstore currently has eight eBooks in stock, each costing about 30 percent less than buying a brand new textbook. The eBooks are also available for downloading onto either a PC or Mac.There are multiple downsides to buying the ne...

Enrollment at an All-time High

Andrew Lidwell

September 16, 2009

 Skyline's enrollment figures have hit an all-time high this semester, with roughly 10,500 students registered - an increase of 13% over Fall 08. Official numbers will not be available until the census occurs, but the estimates provided give a definite impression of the growth in the student population Skyline is expe...

Debriefing on Shooting Raises Many Concerns

Andrew Lidwell

September 16, 2009

Skyline's main theater hosted a debriefing/open forum on Tuesday, September 8, on the shooting that took place on campus. Victoria Morrow, President of Skyline College, as well as Chief Neil Telford of the San Bruno Police Department and members of the district's Public Safety division led the discussion of the events on ca...

I MAED A GAM3 WITH ZOMBIES IN IT!!!1

Marc Arguello

September 16, 2009

The oddly titled 'I MAED A GAM3 W1TH ZOMBIES 1N IT!!!1' is an indie game released on Xbox Live Arcade on August 16, 2009. It's a simple top-down 2-D shooter featuring endless waves of zombies, although this simple explanation hardly does this masterpiece of software and programming prowess justice. Starting off, the game seem...

Let’s Learn Something From This

September 16, 2009

The shooting that occurred at Skyline College on September 2nd, was a shocking event that caused many students and parents to wonder about how safe is the college is. Skyline has been a pretty safe place, and maybe this is the reason so many people could not believe that a shooting happened. Unfortunately things like that al...

Dear Zoe: Relationship Advice

Dear Zoe: Relationship Advice

September 16, 2009

Dear Zoe,I met this really cute guy the other night and I gave him my phone number. It's been two whole...

Editorial

September 16, 2009

The shooting that occurred at Skyline College on September 2nd, was a shocking event that caused many students and parents to wonder about how safe is the college is. Skyline has relatively had a save environment, which only made the shock and dismay of the public all the more fueled when the shooting accured. Unfortunately things li...

The View From Here

Andrew Lidwell

September 16, 2009

Normally by this point in the semester I'd have a better idea of what our situation is regarding production nights - whether they will be long, dreary nights filled with despair, stress, and hatred, or if they will be short, productive hours where everyone is on task, focused, and does good work.Right now it's up in the air. ...

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