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University Senate resolution will create new SDSU mascot

University Senate resolution will create new SDSU mascot

by Brenden Tuccinardi, Editor in Chief // May 4, 2021

On Tuesday, May 4, the San Diego State University Senate passed a resolution urging SDSU President Adela de la Torre and the administration to begin the...

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University Senate Update: Commencement, COVID vaccines and Fall 2021 semester

University Senate Update: Commencement, COVID vaccines and Fall 2021 semester

by Catlan Nguyen, Social Media Editor // March 3, 2021

Plans for this year’s commencement, in-person classes for next semester and the future of COVID-19 vaccination requirements were discussed at the San...

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A small group of students marched through campus in protest of the universitys decision to eliminate the traditional nine-day spring break.

Days after Spring Break decision, students continue to push back on and offline

by Alexa Oslowski // December 4, 2020

Content Warning: mentions of extreme situations including death, suicidal thoughts, depression, anxiety Since San Diego State’s University Senate...

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BREAKING: University Senate to vote on canceling Spring Break

BREAKING: University Senate to vote on canceling Spring Break

by Brenden Tuccinardi, Editor in Chief // November 30, 2020

Spring Break is once again on the chopping block at San Diego State. On Dec. 1, the University Senate will vote on a proposal that will eliminate the...

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SDSU extends credit/no credit grading option, keeps spring break

SDSU extends credit/no credit grading option, keeps spring break

by Patrick Doyle, Staff Writer // November 10, 2020

In a Nov. 10 meeting, the San Diego State University Senate voted to extend the deadline to register for the credit/no credit grading option to Dec. 10...

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Racist Zoom bombing attack disrupts University Senate meeting

Racist ‘Zoom bombing’ attack disrupts University Senate meeting

by Katelynn Robinson and Jadyn Brandt // June 23, 2020

As the University Senate began their first-ever Expanded Senate Executive Committee meeting on June 4 – in response to the murder of George Floyd and...

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Dania Brett, University Senate Administrative Analyst, holds a sign that says I stand with our black community outside the Black Resource Center on the afternoon of April 15, 2019.

University Senate passes resolution to improve training of future law enforcement officers

by Devin Whatley, Arts & Culture Editor // June 5, 2020

On June 4, the San Diego State University Senate unanimously approved a resolution to address the training of campus police officers and law enforcement...

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University Senate approves resolution to better support women faculty of color

by Jadyn Brandt, Senior Staff Writer // May 19, 2020

A resolution to hire and support more women faculty of color was approved to the University Senate on May 5. The resolution — titled "Creating a More...

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University Senate debates academic relief measures in wake of COVID-19 pandemic

University Senate debates academic relief measures in wake of COVID-19 pandemic

by Brenden Tuccinardi, Senior Staff Writer // April 8, 2020

San Diego State students are still holding their breath as the university continues to debate academic relief measures aimed to help students confront...

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University Senate votes to waive study abroad graduation requirement amid coronavirus outbreak

by Kaitlyn Little, News Editor // March 4, 2020

The San Diego State University Senate approved a waiver for the international experience requirement, which requires students to study abroad, due to the...

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Editorial: SDSU should have listened to students before banning motorized scooters

Editorial: SDSU should have listened to students before banning motorized scooters

by The Editorial Board // October 9, 2019

San Diego State has a nasty track record when it comes to transparency, and this isn’t the first time we’ve had to take to our opinion pages to discuss...

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SDSU President Adela de la Torre speaks about the universitys long-term vision at the Strategic Planning Team kickoff event.

SDSU launches Strategic Planning Team to develop long-term vision

by Jeanette Giovanniello, Contributor // September 25, 2019

San Diego State launched a Strategic Planning Team to invite students to help determine the future of the university during a period of development. The...

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