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Students put their green thumb to work

Arturo Garcia Sierra

November 27

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Members of the Student Nutrition Organization at San Diego State volunteered time to nurture the campus herb garden. “I walk by the herb garden and it’s such a great addition to campus,” communications freshman Grace Diaz ...

CSU Chancellor requests pay cut

Ana Ceballos

November 27

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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. Amid budget constraints in the California ...

CSU students to receive $249

Ana Ceballos

November 27

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As the California State University campuses prepared for a $250 million cut last semester, good surfaced when California voters passed Proposition 30. As a result, the previously scheduled tuition fee contingency plan approved...

Aztecs beat Cowboys for MW title

Hilal Haider

November 25

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On Saturday, San Diego State claimed the Mountain West championship for the 19th time in school history, parading to a 42-28 victory. The Aztecs entered Saturday’s action on a red-hot six-game winning streak in hopes of cap...

Event raises awareness of suicide rates

Stacey Oparnica

November 25

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Every 15 minutes, someone in the U.S. commits suicide, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. This statistic was the underlying theme of, A Night to Write Love on Her Arms, a benefit show held Nov. 15 in...

Shadow Day shows scholars’ success

Hannah Beausang

November 19

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San Diego MESA Alliance, a program supporting math, engineering and science education students who are economically disadvantaged in underrepresented population, matched San Diego State students with local companies to learn about ...

Pres. Obama first-time visit to Burma

Ilgin Karlidag

November 19

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After securing a second term in the White House, President Barack Obama will become the first U.S. President to visit Myanmar, also known as Burma, the White House announced last Thursday. The historic visit to Burma is...

Aztecs take research to heart

Jessica LaFontaine

November 19

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The laboratories are maze-like, weaving in and out several adjoined rooms, which used to be many different classrooms, San Diego State biology professor Mark Sussman said. Throughout the years he has transformed and “gobbled u...

Puerto Rico votes for Statehood

Alicia Chavez

November 15

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Puerto Rico, the U.S. territory, has voted to change its long-time relationship with the U.S., in hopes of becoming the 51st state. “It’s the fourth time in 45 years that Puerto Rico has voted on changing its national status,”...

Student org tries banning plastic

Will Houston

November 15

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San Diego State’s environmental student organization the Enviro-Business Society, or E3, is beginning an educational campaign against the use and sale of plastic water bottles on campus. The campaign is meant to further increase...