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Olmeca lives up to its terrible reputation

by Shalika Oza, Contributor

October 3, 2018

Movies and television shows make college living seem like a dream. And though I was not that idealistic and optimistic, I knew that no matter where I went to college my dorm room would  be decent, not magical, but decent. ...

Maya and Olmeca have poor living conditions, yet students pay same price as those in new dorms

by Chelsey Crowne, Contributor

April 4, 2018

Not all living situations are equal, and none are more aware of this than the residents of Maya and Olmeca, two of San Diego State’s freshman dorms. Neither hall has been renovated since their construction in 1960, which has led to a wid...