The Daily Aztec

SDSU MONTH: NBC reporter stays close to roots

by Hutton Marshall

March 1, 2011

Filed under News

Emmy-winning NBC reporter Artie Ojeda graduated from San Diego State in 1985, yet his enthusiasm for the school has not wavered. Patiently waiting at Starbucks to start this interview, the “power bracelet” on his wrist is noticeable. Ojeda is an avid marathon runner, and on this particular morning, he woke up at 6 a.m. t...

SDSU MONTH: SDSU Events

by Staff

March 1, 2011

Filed under News

March 1: Nooner Concert — Yael Mayer Location: Aztec Center Patio Time: Noon - 1 p.m. March 4: Student Research Symposium (March 4 - 5) Location: Aztec Center March 5: Finish Chelsea’s Run - 5K Run / Walk in Balboa Park ...

SDSU MONTH: Ancient book brings history to library

by Jake Keeney

March 1, 2011

Filed under News

San Diego State is known for many things, but few would ever guess there is an astonishingly rare book available to view in the library. Available in the SDSU Special Collections section of Love Library is a first edition of...

SDSU MONTH: Ancient book brings history to library

by Jake Keeney

March 1, 2011

Filed under Daily Aztec Stories, News

San Diego State is known for many things, but few would ever guess there is an astonishingly rare book available to view in the library. Available in the SDSU Special Collections section of Love Library is a first edition of...

SDSU MONTH: Professor remembers six decades at SDSU

by Diana Crofts-Pelayo

March 1, 2011

Filed under News

Dr. Henry L. Janssen comes to work at campus nearly every day, hikes in the Sierra Nevadas and has sampled more than 100 types of scotch. He is also 89 years old. He is a professor emeritus of political science, founder of the Honors Council and...

The tradition of the Aztec warrior lives on

by Cristal Mejia Arrechea

March 1, 2011

Filed under News

Recent graduate Mike Lopez, the current Aztec Warrior, has donned the uniform and blown the conch shell for three years, but he is now prepared to pass his shield on to the next Aztec Warrior. Student interested in tryouts has increased...

SDSU MONTH: President Weber reflects on life as an Aztec

by Ashley Morgan

March 1, 2011

Filed under News

San Diego State’s president of the past 15 years, Dr. Stephen L. Weber, remembers a psychology experiment based around ring toss. The experiment, which meant to analyze achievement motivation and risk-taking probability, found that individuals ma...

Kepler satellite searches for new Earth

by Diana Crofts-Pelayo

February 28, 2011

Filed under News

Professors at San Diego State have been working with NASA on the Kepler Mission since 2009, but recent discoveries have them excited. Jerome Orosz, William Welsh and Donald Short, former dean of the College of Sciences, are...

Program provides mentors

by Bill Crotty

February 27, 2011

Filed under News

There’s something going on at San Diego State and “if you don’t know about it, you should,” Jon Tucker, a 2009 graduate of San Diego State said. Applications for the Lavin Entrepreneur Program will be accepted starting...

Calendar: 2-28-11

by Staff

February 27, 2011

Filed under News

MONDAY, Feb. 28 San Diego Museum Month Location: Various Time: Varies This is the last day to pick up tickets to 40 of San Diego’s Museums from Macy’s to receive half-off admission. Henry Janssen Last Lecture Series Location:...

Bedbug reports from residence halls persist

by Danny Penera

February 23, 2011

Filed under Daily Aztec Stories, News

Reports of bedbugs in the residence halls have not subsided but San Diego State officials are not surprised. Bedbugs are not an unusual occurrence, according to the Director of Housing Administration Patricia Francisco...

BYU rally

by Sarah Kovash

February 23, 2011

Filed under News

With Aztec pride booming after all of the success from the men’s basketball team, San Diego State will provide fans with the opportunity to rally downtown. Starting at 10 a.m. tomorrow at Horton Square, Aztec fans can prepare...