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Rally at City College of San Francisco Turns Violent; Students Released From Jail

March 14, 2014 | 10:30 am

Rally at City College of San Francisco Turns Violent; Students Released From Jail

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Sit-in demonstrators want resignation of special trustee and end of student payment plan.

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Timeline: CCSF’s Fight to Retain Accreditation

January 10, 2014 | 2:39 pm

Timeline: CCSF’s Fight to Retain Accreditation

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The official in charge of CCSF says the school is making progress in its effort to correct financial and administrative issues.

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Pelosi Praises Ruling Putting CCSF Disaccreditation on Hold

January 6, 2014 | 4:54 pm

Pelosi Praises Ruling Putting CCSF Disaccreditation on Hold

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College officials say that so far spring enrollment is down 30 percent from last year.

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Advocates for City College of San Francisco In Court to Keep School Open

December 27, 2013 | 12:33 pm

Advocates for City College of San Francisco In Court to Keep School Open

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CCSF faculty and city officials try to persuade a judge to block disaccreditation of the college.

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Teachers’ Unions File Lawsuit to Stop CCSF Closure

September 23, 2013 | 4:48 pm

Teachers’ Unions File Lawsuit to Stop CCSF Closure

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State and local teachers’ unions said they will file suit against the accrediting commission.

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San Francisco Measures Value of CCSF

September 19, 2013 | 12:42 pm

San Francisco Measures Value of CCSF

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A new report outlines what the loss of City College would mean economically to the city, local employers, students, faculty and staff.

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SF City Attorney Sues To Keep City College Open

August 22, 2013 | 1:39 pm

SF City Attorney Sues To Keep City College Open

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City College of San Francisco’s struggle to survive took another turn this morning. The San Francisco city attorney’s office announced it is filing two lawsuits in an effort to keep CCSF open. City Attorney Dennis Herrera said one lawsuit is against the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC), the agency that accredits two-year colleges conferring […]

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City College of San Francisco Shies Away From Criticism of Accreditation Panel

August 21, 2013 | 3:20 pm

City College of San Francisco Shies Away From Criticism of Accreditation Panel

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City College of San Francisco officials on Monday submitted a formal request for review of a regional panel’s decision to revoke the school’s accreditation, but the request made no mention of recent criticism of the accreditors by the U.S. Department of Education. The Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges announced last month that City […]

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26 Arrested After Attempting to Meet With Ed Lee on CCSF Accreditation

August 21, 2013 | 1:05 pm

26 Arrested After Attempting to Meet With Ed Lee on CCSF Accreditation

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SAN FRANCISCO (BCN) — More than two dozen City College of San Francisco students and advocates were arrested at City Hall late Tuesday night after calling on the mayor to support the embattled school in its fight to maintain accreditation. A total of 26 people were detained and cited for trespassing and unlawful assembly outside […]

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City College of San Francisco Enrollment Plunges After Threatened Accreditation Loss

July 25, 2013 | 8:48 am

City College of San Francisco Enrollment Plunges After Threatened Accreditation Loss

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By Alex Emslie City College of San Francisco is facing a heavy loss of students following the announcement early this month that the school’s accreditation will be terminated next summer if a review and appeal don’t reverse the decision. Enrollment is down 14.9 percent compared to the same time last year, and with classes starting […]

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