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Students had the opportunity to enroll for CalFresh in the student union as part of a Nov. 14 event.

Students enroll in food assistance program as part of university’s effort to reduce food insecurity on campus

by Daniel Guerrero, Staff Writer // November 21, 2018

San Diego State’s Well-being and Health Promotion Department was helping students enroll in CalFresh in the Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union on Nov....

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A.S. Update: CalFresh application event, possible meningitis vaccination requirement

A.S. Update: CalFresh application event, possible meningitis vaccination requirement

by Kaitlyn Little, Staff Writer // November 13, 2018

Associated Students' University Council met in the Student Union on Nov. 7 to discuss Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week, updates on the meningitis...

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Community member Nicole Dangelo protests El Cajon's ordinance banning

Community members defy controversial El Cajon ordinance against feeding the homeless

by Bella Ross, Staff Writer // November 29, 2017

 Community members gathered in El Cajon’s Wells Park on Nov. 19 to feed the homeless, in direct defiance of a controversial new ordinance in the San...

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The work of Pulitzer-Prize winning Union Tribune cartoonist Steve Breen is displayed alongside the work of artist and SDSU professor Neil Shigley at “The Art of Ending Homelessness” event in North Park.

Artists create pieces in hopes of ending homelessness

by Alex Noble, Staff Writer // September 26, 2017

Desensitized to the scores of outstretched palms and helpless pleas more privileged people encounter everyday, it’s difficult to conceptualize the fact...

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Aztec Sleep Out debunks stigma

Aztec Sleep Out debunks stigma

by Jasmine Bermudez, Senior Staff Writer // April 12, 2017

Homecoming royals Taylor Lemker and Jason Ogbeide collaborated to host a service event titled Aztec Sleep Out, DeBunking the Stigma that attracted about...

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Letter: CSU and UAW 4123 at odds

September 7, 2016

Dear CSUers, The California State University system professes an honorable mission: to provide an equitable, accessible, and affordable education “to...

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Study estimates 1 in 10 CSU students struggle with homelessness

Study estimates 1 in 10 CSU students struggle with homelessness

by Andrea Lopez-Villafaña, Assistant Mundo Azteca Editor // August 29, 2016

Members of the homeless population are often seen on the streets of California with forts made of blankets, plastic tarps and cardboard. But there are...

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Aztecs Rock Hunger food drive kicks into gear

Aztecs Rock Hunger food drive kicks into gear

by Jacob Sisneros, Senior Staff Writer // October 28, 2015

Two San Diego State students and a former Associated Students president shared their experiences with homelessness and food insecurity Thursday night to...

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Noodle protest goes limp

by Anthony Berteaux, Senior Staff Columnist // November 13, 2014

College is an investment whether we like it or not. It’s a huge risk dishing out thousands of dollars on top of the blood, sweat and tears for our education....

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Homeless Aztecs find little aid on campus

Homeless Aztecs find little aid on campus

by Leonardo Castaneda // January 30, 2014

Social work senior David Armstrong’s passion for helping people living in homelessness began when he was in the Navy in the early 2000s. While preaching...

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