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Roundtable: U-T Sold; SDUSD Construction Priorities; Balboa Park Repair Backlog

May 8
By Pat Finn, Mark Sauer
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"Papa" Doug Manchester sells his baby, U-T San Diego. With more than $4 billion in construction funds, SDUSD often favors stadiums over classrooms. A sewage backup at Balboa Park last Sunday is emblematic of a huge maintenance backlog.

Oceanside Teen Accused Of Making School Shooting Threat

May 11
By Associated Press
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Authorities say replica guns and body armor were found in the bedroom of a San Diego County teen arrested on suspicion of making a written threat of a shooting at an Oceanside high school.

DEA Reprimands Agents After Man Forgotten In San Diego Cell

May 6
By Associated Press
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The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration issued reprimands and suspensions of up to seven days to agents involved in detaining a college student who was handcuffed and forgotten in a cell for five days — punishments that drew criticism from the Justice Department and others for being too light.

22 San Diego County Schools Designated As 'Gold Ribbon Schools'

May 5
By City News Service
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The "Gold Ribbon Schools" award recognizes schools "that have made tremendous gains in implementing the academic content and performance standards adopted by the State Board of Education for all students, including English learners."

San Diego Public Universities Police Their Own Food Safety

May 5
By Leo Castaneda / inewsource
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Colleges in the California State University and University of California systems have the option to establish their own environment, health and safety departments. inewsource found none with lower than an “A” rating in recent years.

2 San Diego County Students Named Presidential Scholars

May 4
By City News Service
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Shayan Afshar of El Cajon, who attends Granite Hills High School, and Melinda Wang of Encinitas, who goes to Torrey Pines High School, are among the students recognized for achievements in academics and the arts.

Video Game Minecraft Now Part Of El Cajon School Curriculum

May 1
By Matthew Bowler
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One of the world’s most popular video games is now an enticing educational tool for an El Cajon school.

San Diego Unified District, Teachers Union Reach Tentative Contract Agreement

May 1
By City News Service
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The contract would decrease class sizes, increase teacher preparation time, place additional staff at high-need campuses and add more counselors and special-education support. The pact must be ratified by the San Diego Education Association membership and the school board.

San Diego Community College Program Puts Elite Universities Within Reach

April 30
By Matthew Bowler
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Qualifying for a top-tier university can be difficult, but three community colleges have a way in.

Cal State San Marcos Campaign Aims To Promote Palliative Care

April 30
By Kenny Goldberg
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Deciding how someone would like to be cared for if they became seriously ill or incapacitated isn’t a popular topic of conversation among college students. But a campaign at Cal State San Marcos aims to change that.