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Professor J. Luke Woods Facebook profile picture. Wood is the professor and creator of Black Minds Matter, a class that has been controversial to some.

‘Black Minds Matter’ class draws criticism

September 13, 2017

A new class offered to graduate students at San Diego State has garnered both criticism and support from students, administration and community members. Black...

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Economics senior Kevin Woods shops at the new Trader Joes in South Campus Plaza.

University offers new dining options

September 6, 2017

The beginning of the fall 2017 semester comes with new dining options for SDSU students and faculty on campus. The first of these is Dickey’s Barbecue...

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Working students face challenges

Working students face challenges

May 3, 2017

The elevated costs of college tuition requires many students to work while going to school in order to pay for tuition, transportation, school supplies...

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Hovering drone that takes pictures of city sights

SDSU examines faculty drone usage

April 12, 2017

A recent survey sent out to San Diego State faculty is designed to examine drone usage on campus. The survey comes after the Federal Aviation Administration’s...

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New program impacts sophomores

March 22, 2017

In a Feb. 27 university update, executives of the university detail future plans for San Diego State including hiring new faculty, designing and building...

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Sister to Sister luncheon promotes Black female unity

“Sister to Sister” luncheon promotes Black female unity

February 27, 2017

The Student African American Sisterhood, Aztec Schol ar’s Initiative, and Women’s Resource Center collaborated on Feb. 24 for the first official...

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Black History Month lacks recognition at SDSU

Black History Month lacks recognition at SDSU

February 22, 2017

Although Black History Month is normally filled with numerous educational and cultural events at SDSU, this February lacked acknowledgement on-campus. Black...

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Students react to SDSU affordability

Students react to SDSU affordability

February 8, 2017

San Diego State’s affordability has been a topic of discussion since the university was included in Kiplinger’s Personal Finance’s list of high-quality...

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SDSU Campaign raises $750 million

SDSU Campaign raises $750 million

February 1, 2017

Since its launch in 2007, The Campaign for San Diego State has managed to raise $750 million. Almost 68,000 donors made up of alumni, faculty,staff, community...

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Headstrong hosts toy drive

Headstrong hosts toy drive

December 8, 2016

The students of San Diego State are giving back this holiday season at the campus organization Headstrong's annual toy drive. The toy drive on Dec....

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Student uses dance as inspiration

November 21, 2016

During the four years that dance senior Nhu Nguyen has been at San Diego State, she has begun to make a name for herself among the dance community. Born...

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SDSU students throw it back

October 21, 2016

San Diego State threw it back on Tuesday, Oct. 18 with music, games, snacks and a roller rink.  From 7 p.m. to 10 p.m., Montezuma Hall was filled with...

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Communication department welcomes new tenured professor

Communication department welcomes new tenured professor

September 30, 2016

San Diego State’s communication department welcomes a new assistant professor, Yea-Wen Chen, to its faculty this fall. After teaching at Ohio University...

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