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USC Students Help City Heights With Cultural District Designation

April 25
By Priya Sridhar

City Heights leaders have been working towards applying for a California Cultural District certification from the California Arts Council.

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Congressional Hearing In San Diego Hears Concerns Of Veteran Student Loans

April 25
By Steve Walsh

Two House committees held a hearing at Grossmont College which looked at the problems with how some private, for-profit colleges use VA benefits, leaving some students in debt without a degree.

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San Diego Partnership Targets Teacher Shortage

April 25
By Maya Trabulsi

National University has launched a coordinated effort to address the teacher shortage in the areas of San Diego County that have the highest need.

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UCSD Doctor Who Violated Human Research Rules ‘On Leave’ Following Inewsource Investigation

April 24
Jill Castellano / inewsource, Brad Racino / inewsource,

Dr. Kang Zhang, chief of eye genetics at the University of California, San Diego, is “on leave” after an inewsource investigation exposed how the doctor put medical research subjects in harm’s way for years while pulling in millions of federal dollars for the institution.

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'Brotherhood' At Hoover High Helps African American Male Students Succeed

April 23
By Priya Sridhar

Some students say Brothers of Excellence inspires them to give back to their community and possibly mentor younger people in the future.

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Human Research Violations By UCSD Eye Doctor Showcase A National Problem

April 18
By Brad Racino / inewsource, Jill Castellano / inewsource

Tens of millions of people have volunteered their time and bodies to help create breakthroughs in medicine. You see the results with the pain relievers in your medicine cabinet, the vaccines that protect you from disease, the pacemakers that keep your heart beating and the innovations happening now with stem cells.

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San Diego Community Leaders Call For Revival In Civics Education

April 16
By Marissa Cabrera, Maureen Cavanaugh

The Institute for Civic Engagement's 8th annual Restoring Respect Conference at the University of San Diego gets underway this week. This year's theme is Restoring Civic Literacy: Revitalizing Civic Education across our Community.

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Lawmaker Pushes Restorative Justice Awareness To California

April 16
By Priya Sridhar

Students from City Heights pushed San Diego schools to adopt an alternative discipline policy back in 2017. Now a local lawmaker is promoting the change statewide.

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San Diego Mentorship Program Helps Boys Go To College

April 11
By Anica Colbert, Ebone Monet

The Blue Heart Foundation celebrated its graduating seniors as part of its mission to help underserved youth make it into college.

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San Diego Unified Board of Education Unanimously Calls For Kevin Beiser's Resignation

April 10
By Alexander Nguyen

At a meeting Tuesday night, the board unanimously voted to call for District B Trustee Kevin Beiser’s immediate resignation in light of allegations of the sexual harassment and assault.

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