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The Daily Aztec launches new website

by Ruthie Kelly

January 23, 2011

Filed under Daily Aztec Stories, News

Get more info on the site here!...

Instructor murdered in his apartment

by Arturo Garcia Sierra

January 20, 2011

Filed under News

Henry Acejo, who taught at San Diego State and other San Diego colleges, was murdered last month. On the night of Dec. 18 at approximately 11 p.m., Acejo, 45, was stabbed to death in his apartment. Police officials said they have...

Study will follow children for 21 years

by Ashley Morgan

January 20, 2011

Filed under News

Select San Diego residents can expect a different kind of solicitor at their door soon: one inquiring if they are pregnant or plan to become pregnant in the near future. This community campaign started in San Diego last week and is he...

Sentence reduced in Gov’s last hours

by Hutton Marshall

January 19, 2011

Filed under News

Six months ago, Esteban Nunez received a 16-year prison sentence for voluntary manslaughter and two counts of assault with a deadly weapon. But on his last day in office, former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger red...

Student murdered days before graduating

by Ana Ceballos

January 19, 2011

Filed under News

While most students were preparing for their last finals and some even preparing to graduate, a murder-suicide occurred on the morning of Dec. 10. According to the San Diego Police Department, Michel David, 22, a San Diego State journa...

Indictment for former dean and professors

by Staff

December 21, 2010

Filed under News

By Hutton Marshall, Staff Writer Olga Amaral and Leslie Garrison, former professors at San Diego State's Imperial Valley campus, were recently indicted alongside former Superintendent Michael P. Klentschy after being accused of us...

Student’s missing sister: The search in Asia

by Staff

December 21, 2010

Filed under News

By Miranda Adler, Staff Writer Most students returned from Thanksgiving break stuffed from holiday feasts. San Diego State student Morgan Sacco came back feeling empty. His sister, Aubrey Sacco, was last seen trekkin...

Students experience mixed feelings post study abroad

by Staff

December 21, 2010

Filed under News

By Sarah Grieco, Managing Editor After seven months traveling in Asia, psychology senior Renee Payne was ready to go home. Beginning in January of this year, Payne studied abroad in Singapore — more than 8,000 miles away from California. She...

DREAM Act decision remains in limbo

by Staff

December 8, 2010

Filed under News

By Holly Pablo, Staff Writer Each year, millions of students graduate from high schools in the United States. While most have the opportunity to pursue higher education or enter the labor force, not everyone has acce...

Exploring SDSU’s $350 IRA student fee

by Staff

December 7, 2010

Filed under News

By Justin Cooper, Contributor Every student who attends San Diego State has to pay the Instructionally Related Activities Fee. However, not all students understand the reason behind it or what it funds. For the first time, ...

THIS WEEK IN SAN DIEGO: 12-7-10

by Staff

December 7, 2010

Filed under News

TUESDAY, Dec. 7 Haiti After the Quake Location: Hepner Hall, Room 130 Time: 4 - 6:30 p.m. A presentation of the San Diego State Global Health Seminar Series, this event will feature of several lectures and a follow-up...

What’s the score?

by Staff

December 6, 2010

Filed under News

By Sarah Grieco, Managing Editor Once a student is admitted to San Diego State, they may hold the assumption that the only tests they will take will be in their classes — but that isn’t the case. All SDSU students h...