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First-Year College Students

October 2, 2020

The fall semester at Skyline college started on Aug. 25 with the decision to fully transition to online learning. Skyline College’s counselors and educators take into consideration th...

Chancellor Oakley speaks to College media in his quarterly teleconference

Eloy Ortiz Oakley poses for a photo after he was named chancellor of the California Community Colleges on Monday, July 18, 2016, in Sacramento, Calif.

Umaima Ejaz, News Editor

September 26, 2020

In a quarterly teleconference with California Community College Chancellor Eloy Ortiz Oakley Sep. 25, spok...

San Quentin Prison, in San Quentin, Calif., is shown Dec. 7, 2013.

Inside San Quentin’s COVID-19 outbreak

September 25, 2020

The family of one of the at least 27 inmates and employees at San Quentin State Prison who have died from...

Volunteers load boxes of free groceries, each weighing about 39 pounds and valuing around $60, Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2020.

Skyline launches new recurring food assistance event

September 16, 2020

Skyline College launched a free, weekly grocery distribution service Wednesday Sept. 2 for students ...

Adobe Inc. causes frustration among digital and multimedia arts students at SMCCCD colleges by removing free premium subscriptions at the height of campus closures.

Students, faculty deplore discontinuance of free Adobe Subscription

September 4, 2020

Digital and multimedia arts students and faculty from the three San Mateo County Community Colleges expre...

How to Sustainably Wash Groceries During Coronavirus

How to Sustainably Wash Groceries During Coronavirus

May 6, 2020

Dr. Jeffery VanWingen from Grand Rapids, Michigan posted a video on YouTube on how to wash groceries to prevent the spread of the coronavirus using mainly Lysol ...

Flattening The Curve With Lower Prices

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Mark David Magat, Editor At Large

April 30, 2020

53,819 COVID-19 deaths in the US in April 2020 according to the site Our World in Data. With all the...

College Students Reflect Back the Reality of COVID-19 Life From Different Corners of the World

Passengers are seen wearing masks as a protective gear amid the COVID-19 pandemic at Narita International Airport, Tokyo, Japan.

Umaima Ejaz, News Editor

April 15, 2020

  On March 26, an email from the district informed students that classes for the remainder of the spring semester were transitioned to online in light of the current pandemic. Following the email, students from all three colleges: Skyline, Canada and San Mateo decide...

The user interface for Zoom, a software for meetings that has been used widely in education since the stay-at-home orders  were imposed.

The Virtual Campus is Good

April 15, 2020

In the middle of March, the San Mateo County Community College District announced that the rest of the ...

The COVID-19 Stories

April 15, 2020

Early 2020 COVID-19 took the world by storm and has made people all over the world scared. Here are the...

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