The Daily Aztec

Campus advertising program does not adequately prepare students for workforce, needs to change

by Anna Fiorino, Staff Writer

December 4, 2019

San Diego State’s School of Journalism and Media Studies is home to four nationally accredited programs, one of which is advertising. National accreditation aside, many students have expressed dissatisfaction with the current...

Let’s support black-owned businesses this holiday season

by Trinity Bland, Staff Writer

December 4, 2019

As we approach the peak of the holiday season and people begin buying gifts for loved ones, I find it necessary to address how important it is to support black-owned businesses. Hailing from the Washington D.C. metropolita...

Hands on projects can create valuable learning opportunities

by Catherine Van Weele, Opinion Editor

November 25, 2019

For me, school is about showing up to class and getting all my assignments done. It is not something that is learning- focused. I attend all my classes on time, but even though I am physically sitting at my desk, I certainly...

What you wear is not a statement of consent

by Athena Jreij

November 25, 2019

Too often when a victim of sexual assault or harrassment comes forward to share their story, they are overwhelmed with questions that scrutinize their actions rather than those of their perpetrator. One of the most frustrating ...

Making new friends as an adult takes time

by Anna Fiorino, Staff Writer

November 20, 2019

Making new friends is a little trickier when you’re an adult. In my experience, it usually looks something like this.  Stage One: A friend of a friend piques my interest. Overlapping friend groups are prime hunting ground...