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Screenshot of the Snapchat video in which SDSU student Martin Ruiz can be heard making threats to student CJ Simmons.

SDSU graduate sentenced to probation, required to take course in tolerance after sending racist Snapchat

by Kaitlyn Little, News Editor // September 19, 2019

The San Diego State graduate who made racist threats on Snapchat against a student last April has now been sentenced in court. Martin Jesus Ruiz received...

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Screenshot of the Snapchat video in which SDSU student Martin Ruiz can be heard making threats to student CJ Simmons.

Police make an arrest in racist Snapchat case

by David Santillan, Assistant News Editor // May 1, 2019

University police have arrested 24-year-old Martin J. Ruiz in connection with a racist Snapchat video sent to a San Diego State student. Ruiz, an SDSU...

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Students stick together after presidential election

Students stick together after presidential election

by Jocelyn Moran, Senior Staff Writer // November 15, 2016

Students and faculty at San Diego State expressed the need to stay united  in order to move forward after Donald Trump was elected president on Nov. 8,...

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Campus police investigate robbery as hate crime

Campus police investigate robbery as hate crime

by Will Fritz, Senior Staff Writer // November 9, 2016

A San Diego State student wearing a hijab was the victim of a strong-arm robbery in Parking 12 at approximately 2:30 p.m. on Nov. 9. “Comments made...

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SDSU students demand action against Islamophobia on campus

SDSU students demand action against Islamophobia on campus

by Megan Wood, Photo Editor // November 23, 2015

Demonstrators gathered at Hepner Hall Monday afternoon demanding action against Islamophobia on campus. Approximately 600 students marched from Hepner...

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