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Students at City College of San Francisco clash with police in front of Conlan Hall on March 13, 2014. (Anya Komisaryk)

CCSF Chancellor Wants Independent Review Of Clash Between Protesters, Police

City College of San Francisco Chancellor Art Tyler plans to propose initiatives to promote respectful dialogue on campus and calling for an independent review of campus police officers’ response to student and faculty protests last week that turned violent, officials said Wednesday.

03/20/2014

Students at City College of San Francisco clash with police in front of Conlan Hall on March 13, 2014. (Anya Komisaryk)

San Francisco City College Protesters Rally At City Hall After Clash With Police

After a protest that led to City College of San Francisco students being pepper sprayed and arrested on campus Thursday, students and faculty came to City Hall on Friday to continue their call for the reinstatement of the school’s elected board of trustees.

03/14/2014

Students at City College of San Francisco clash with police in front of Conlan Hall on March 13, 2014. (Anya Komisaryk)

Protest Turns Violent At City College Of San Francisco

A peaceful rally at City College of San Francisco turned violent on Thursday, as a group of protesters attempted to enter the school’s administration building, Conlan Hall, only to be met by campus police.

03/13/2014

City College of San Francisco. (CBS)

Judge To Rule Friday In San Francisco City College Accreditation Fight

A regional commission that is revoking City College of San Francisco’s accreditation effective next year asked a judge Monday not to consider a lawsuit that seeks to overturn the commission’s ruling.

12/30/2013

City College of San Francisco. (CBS)

Court Hears Lawsuits To Keep City College Of San Francisco Accredited

The fight to keep City College of San Francisco open continued Thursday in a local courtroom where attorneys argued that the practices a regional commission used in deciding to revoke the school’s accreditation do not amount to proper due process.

12/26/2013

City College of San Francisco. (CBS)

New Lawsuit Aims To Keep City College Of San Francisco Open

State and local teachers’ unions have filed suit in San Francisco Superior Court, in the latest attempt to save City College of San Francisco from closing next summer.

09/24/2013

City College of San Francisco. (CBS)

San Francisco Sues To Block City College Accreditation Sanctions

San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera filed a lawsuit Thursday seeking to stop the agency that certifies two-year colleges in the western U.S. from revoking the accreditation of City College of San Francisco.

08/22/2013

Students at City College of San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Commission That Revoked SF City College’s Accreditation Facing Audit

The regional panel that decided last month to revoke the accreditation of City College of San Francisco effective next year is now under increased review itself after state legislators Wednesday approved a request to audit the organization.

08/21/2013

A protester is arrested at San Francisco City Hall during a sit-in outside the mayor's office, August 21, 2013. (CBS)

Protesters Arrested At San Francisco City Hall Following CCSF Sit-In

There were about two dozen arrests early Wednesday morning at San Francisco City Hall, following a sit-in at the entrance of Mayor Ed Lee’s office by supporters of City College of San Francisco.

08/21/2013

City College of San Francisco students during a sit-in at San Francisco City Hall on August 20, 2013. (CBS)

SF City College Students Occupy City Hall, Seek Mayor’s Help

Students from City College of San Francisco took over City Hall Tuesday night, protesting a recent decision by a regional panel to revoke the school’s accreditation and to seek Mayor Ed Lee’s help.

08/20/2013

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