The Daily Aztec

Renaming generosity

by Bill Crotty

May 3, 2011

The San Diego State Athletics building was officially renamed the Fowler Athletics Center by the university last Saturday after a recent donation by a couple who has been supporting the university for decades. Earlier this semester, $5 millio...

Osama gunned down by U.S. soldiers

by Sarah Kovash

May 2, 2011

Now that U.S. officials have confirmed the death of terrorist leader Osama bin Laden, they have released more details about the operation. Officials said, with help from the Pakistani government, bin Laden was found st...

Osama Bin Laden is dead

by Sarah Kovash

May 2, 2011

It has been confirmed by U.S. officials and the president that terrorist leader Osama Bin Laden is dead. He was reportedly killed last week in Pakistan. His body is in the U.S.’s possession and officials say he was killed...

Everything green that went into GreenFest

by Sandy Coronilla

May 1, 2011

As part of the Spring 2008 SDSU Student Fee Referendum, voters approved an annual allocation of $225,000 to be put toward a major “green” festival event, but last month’s GreenFest ran a bill of about $280,000. The referendum increased Assoc...

SDSU business students prove too savvy

by Lauren Bercha

April 28, 2011

This month San Diego State’s Master of Business Administration competition team won first place at the 47th International Collegiate Business Strategy Competition in Long Beach. The team competed against 24 other team...

NAACP urges community to get priorities straight

by Danny Penera

April 28, 2011

Professionals from around San Diego met as part of a panel on Tuesday to discuss a new report released by the National Association for the Advancement of Colored Peoples. “Misplaced Priorities,” a report detailing the state’s prison and ed...

World news – 4/28/2011

by Sarah Kovash

April 28, 2011

Syrian army quashes protests Almost six weeks ago, pro-democracy protests broke out in Syria. Protestors are speaking out against the 11-year rule of President Bashar al-Assad. Although al-Assad has been receiving international pr...

Collegiate suicide cannot be ignored

by Marie McCarty

April 26, 2011

While many students thrive in their college environments, a significant number of individuals become overwhelmed by the stressors and unfamiliar scenarios that arise during college and emerging adulthood. The subject of suicide is a del...

The birth control pill has consequences

by Sofia Casillas

April 26, 2011

Every woman’s nightmare: bloating, irregular periods, weight issues, loss of scalp hair, loss of libido, depression and the list continues. I’m sure every woman reading this recognizes what causes these symptoms: the pill. Sixty-t...

SDSU presidential candidates visiting

by Hutton Marshall

April 24, 2011

The three candidates running for the job held by San Diego State President Stephen L. Weber will each make an individual visit to campus during the upcoming weeks, involving the community around SDSU in the selection process. From...

SDSU students spend break helping victims

by Bill Crotty

April 20, 2011

Spring break is a time when many students spend large sums of money on exotic vacation trips to Cancun, Mexico or gambling and drinking it away in Las Vegas. But one group at San Diego State decided to spend its break doing disa...

CALENDAR: 4-19-11

by Staff

April 18, 2011

TUESDAY Consuul Enviro-Fashion Show Location: Aztec Center Time: noon – 1 p.m. See the fashion show featuring environmentally conscious clothes. Recycled Art Exhibit Location: Aztec Center Time: noon – 1 p.m. En...