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Students benefit from minimum wage increases

by Catherine Van Weele, Opinion Editor // October 23, 2019

The current minimum wage in the city of San Diego is $12. Although this is far above the national minimum wage, it lags significantly behind a livable...

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Young people can make a difference in 2020

by Kemi Giwa, Opinion Editor // January 23, 2019

Alas.  Campaign season has begun. Perhaps a bit early, to some — but for good reason, of course.  The primaries will be crowded, and each Democratic...

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SDSU Grad Students demonstrate against administration behavior

SDSU Grad Students demonstrate against administration behavior

by Jamie Ballard, News Editor // April 27, 2016

A group of graduate students and supporters delivered a letter condemning administrative behavior toward student activists to President Elliot Hirshman’s...

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California’s minimum wage increase: raising hopes or doubts

by Julianna McDowell, Staff Columnist // April 20, 2016

It is the year 2022. After working my minimum wage paying job in San Diego for 30 hours this week, I receive my paycheck: somewhere around $350 to $400...

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SDSU study suggests minimum wage increase may also increase welfare use, unemployment

SDSU study suggests minimum wage increase may also increase welfare use, unemployment

by Maria del Carmen Huerta , Senior Staff Writer // March 4, 2016

California’s minimum wage increased to $10 per hour on the start of the new year, which also extended to San Diego State student workers this semester....

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Oppositions of fast food wages lack nutrition

by Sutheshna Mani, Contributor // April 29, 2015

The "Fight for Fifteen" protests recently hit the San Diego State campus with student activists spreading awareness about the cause, advocating for the...

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Students Overcoming Struggles Petition

Petition demands resources for disadvantaged students

by Colleen Larson, Staff Writer // March 2, 2015

A new group on campus is collecting signatures for a petition that aims to eradicate student poverty and homelessness at San Diego State. Students Overcoming...

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