Afrikan Student Union Kwanza Reception* Time: 7 p.m. Date: Monday, Dec. 3 Place: Parma Payne Goodall Alumni Center Andres Bonifacio Samahan High School Conference* Time: 6 a.m. Date: Saturday, Dec. 1 Place: Aztec Mesa Asian Pacific Student Alliance Kinda Sorta Formal* Time: 6 p.m. Date: Saturday, Dec. 1 Place: Marina Village Meeting Time: 2 [...]
San Diego State will work with local universities to study gang involvement in sex trafficking. SDSU criminal justice associate professor Dana Nurge will team up with professor of cultural anthropology at Point Loma Nazarene University Jamie Gates and University of San Diego assistant professor of peace studies Ami Carpenter to study sex trafficking. The research [...]
After months of development, a San Diego State student converted his backyard swimming pool into a garden pool in order to live a more self-sufficient lifestyle. On Tuesday, social science student and aspiring entrepreneur Travis Wennen received a visit from SDSU’s Center for Regional Sustainability Coordinator Mariah Hudson and SDSU geography lecturer Diana Richardson,so they [...]
San Diego State ranked No. 7 on Business Insider’s list of “Most Dangerous Colleges in America.” The list included 25 U.S. colleges ranked by averaging a combination of violent and property FBI crime data from 2008 to 2011 for schools with more than 10,000 students enrolled. The report stated SDSU experiences approximately 27 violent incidents [...]
After the reignition of violence between Israel and Hamas in the Gaza Strip, Students for Justice in Palestine at San Diego State initiated a campaign in an attempt to raise awareness within the SDSU community, hanging hand-drawn posters on campus near the Education Business Administration building which illustrated the number of deaths and wounded on [...]
San Diego State professor Frank Harris III recently co-authored a report called “A Role for policymakers in improving the Status of Black Male Students in U.S. Higher Education.” In the report, Harris tackles the issue of low attendance of black males in college, one of the most underrepresented populations in U.S. higher education. The report [...]
Earlier this month, San Diego Gas & Electric, a regulated public utility providing energy service to 3.4 million consumers in San Diego, awarded the San Diego State Children’s Center with grant money as part of its 2012 Environmental Champions Initiative. The SDSU Children’s Center, a child care service provided by SDSU’s Associated Students located on [...]
Members of the Student Nutrition Organization at San Diego State volunteered time to nurture the campus herb garden.
Incoming California State University Chancellor Timothy P. White recently requested to have part of his state-funded salary reduced by 10 percent, which would add $41,500 to the CSU budget.
As the California State University campuses prepared for a $250 million cut last semester, good surfaced when California voters passed Proposition 30.
Since 2009, the Guardian Scholars Thanksgiving dinner has connected foster youth by giving students a sense of family and community.
Sing to a group of people at the bus or trolley station. Remind custodians how much you appreciate their work. High-five bicyclists and thank them for reducing carbon emissions.