The Daily Aztec

Lauren J. Mapp
Lauren J. Mapp is a journalism senior at San Diego State, a senior staff writer for The Daily Aztec and an investigative reporting intern at inewsource. Exploring locations near and far, Mapp hopes to travel around the world working as an investigative reporter and pursuing a career in food, beverage and travel writing. Mapp was raised in Worcester, Mass. and has lived in San Diego for 13 years.

Lauren J. Mapp, Senior Staff Writer

May 08, 2019
Senior Farewell: Lauren J. Mapp (Story)
May 08, 2019
The dangers of ‘swiping right’ (Story)
May 01, 2019
How music has evolved over my college career (Story)
Apr 24, 2019
Upcoming summer movies to get excited for (Story)
Apr 24, 2019
SDSU journalism introduces class on Selena, identity for spring 2020 (Story)
Apr 19, 2019
SDSU’s black community presents list of demands in response to racial intolerance on campus (Story/Media)
Apr 17, 2019
Students will soon be able to use their preferred names on their diplomas in lieu of their legal ones (Story)
Apr 17, 2019
Wesley House provides affordable housing for students on a budget (Story)
Apr 10, 2019
Theorizing how ‘Game of Thrones’ will end (Story)
Apr 04, 2019
Health concerns, complaints over noxious fumes prompt action by SDSU president (Story)
Apr 02, 2019
Noxious odors sickened students, staff at SDSU; county air authorities investigating (Story)
Mar 22, 2019
Former SDSU student faces charges for arson, burglary and vandalism (Story)
Mar 22, 2019
PSFA remains closed due to odor issues, but roof repairs completed (Media)
Mar 20, 2019
Guilty pleasure classic films don’t always hold up over time (Story)
Mar 18, 2019
SDSUPD captures suspected arsonist after 2 more fires on campus (Story)
Mar 15, 2019
University police investigating potential arson cases (Story)
Mar 13, 2019
CSU system places ban on single-use plastic bags, straws (Story)
Mar 12, 2019
PSFA building set to shut down temporarily after construction fumes led faculty members to fall ill (Story)
Feb 27, 2019
Honoring the black writers who inspired me (Story)
Feb 20, 2019
Wildfire documentary screens at SDSU (Story/Media)
Feb 06, 2019
Preparing for graduation amidst industry layoffs (Story)
Jan 30, 2019
Savoring the memories of my trip to Prague (Story/Media)
Dec 12, 2018
Freshman selected as finalist for Mazda-sponsored race (Story)
Dec 05, 2018
Campus-wide email reinforces university’s support for trans, non-binary students (Story)
Nov 28, 2018
St. Lucia, The Night Game rock Observatory with nostalgic ’80s flair (Story/Media)
Nov 22, 2018
Obituary: Richard “Doc” Morris, SDSU’s longest-serving professor (Story)
Nov 16, 2018
SDSU launches bicycle-themed art exhibit (Story)
Nov 07, 2018
Mo’s Universe encompasses several LGBTQ-owned and operated restaurants (Story)
Nov 07, 2018
McGregor’s Ale House brings welcoming Irish pub atmosphere to Mission Valley (Story/Media)
Nov 06, 2018
Student political organizations tackle hot button issues at campus debate (Story/Media)
Nov 03, 2018
Hozier rocks The Observatory, teases upcoming album during performance (Story/Media)
Oct 31, 2018
San Diego’s 2018 ballot, explained (Story)
Oct 26, 2018
College Area community members talk dockless scooters, residence hall safety at local forum (Story/Media)
Oct 24, 2018
Pumpkin spice takes over autumnal flavor palate (Story/Media)
Oct 10, 2018
University pushing students to study in non-traditional countries, not just Europe (Story/Media)
Oct 10, 2018
Lessons learned from traveling the world (Story/Media)
Oct 10, 2018
Prague study abroad program is a low-cost option for music students interested in traveling to Europe (Story)
Oct 04, 2018
New engineering building exceeds campus sustainability goals (Story/Media)
Oct 03, 2018
Sibling duo Hudson Taylor combines classic folk rock with Irish upbringing (Story)
Sep 26, 2018
Tamarindo puts a Latin twist on classic comfort food (Story/Media)
Sep 19, 2018
Lola 55 opens to great success in local taco market (Story/Media)
Sep 17, 2018
Sustainable transportation options promoted at campus fair (Story/Media)
Sep 12, 2018
An’s Dry Cleaning serves ice cream with laundromat theming (Story/Media)
Sep 07, 2018
Campus ceremonial events embrace Kumeyaay tradition (Story)
Sep 05, 2018
Artistic recycling bin campaign launches across campus (Story)
Sep 05, 2018
Hiking around Iceland’s breathtaking sites (Story/Media)
Aug 24, 2018
Neon signs shining light for new generation (Story/Media)
Aug 22, 2018
Studying abroad opens up new possibilities (Story/Media)
Aug 22, 2018
What I wish I knew freshman year (Story)
Aug 22, 2018
Dockless bike, scooter users rack up problems (Story)
Aug 16, 2018
Must-try College Area dining spots to satisfy your tastebuds (Story)
Aug 15, 2018
Historical sites to visit in San Diego (Story/Media)
May 02, 2018
Cell phone inventor makes a call on campus (Story)
Apr 25, 2018
Graduation season leads to confetti blitz (Story)
Apr 18, 2018
Exploring San Diego’s munchie food scene, one joint at a time (Story)
Apr 10, 2018
‘Bike to Campus Day’ to take place Tuesday (Story)
Apr 05, 2018
San Diego band Sights and Sages scores in local music scene (Story)
Apr 03, 2018
San Diego radio station launches new bilingual sounds (Story)
Apr 03, 2018
Morgan Saint makes west coast tour stop in San Diego (Story/Media)
Mar 21, 2018
Firefighters respond to small brush fire on campus (Story)
Mar 21, 2018
SDSU alumni pour success into new wine business (Story)
Mar 14, 2018
A.S. vice president of financial affairs candidate Christian Onwuka (Story)
Mar 14, 2018
A.S. vice president of external relations candidate Latrel Powell (Story)
Mar 14, 2018
‘Power to the People’ Italian hip hop workshop crosses language barriers (Story/Media)
Mar 13, 2018
SDSU prepares to play host to NCAA basketball tournament (Story)
Mar 12, 2018
Student housing costs continue to climb (Story)
Mar 09, 2018
Spider research shows close relation between two species (Story)
Mar 07, 2018
Decorating for any space on every budget can be done (Story)
Mar 05, 2018
Aztec Shops purchase $2.3 million Alvarado Estates home for incoming president (Story)
Feb 21, 2018
Coffee shops in San Diego have grounds to brew popularity (Story)
Feb 13, 2018
New MRI machine soon to be operational at SDSU (Story)
Feb 07, 2018
White nationalist flyers appear at San Diego State (Story)
Jan 31, 2018
SoCal Bronies gallop to SDSU (Story)
Jan 24, 2018
Students recount Hawaii missile scare (Story/Media)
Jan 17, 2018
Cannabis legalization: an explainer (Story)
Nov 30, 2017
New CSU program automatically substitutes supply orders with ‘sustainable’ options (Story)
Nov 27, 2017
Student killed on I-8 had alcohol, THC in her system (Story)
Nov 13, 2017
Local business leaders, graduates talk sustainability at panel event (Story)
Nov 07, 2017
Panel criticizes China on organ trafficking (Story/Media)
Nov 01, 2017
California State University extends deadlines for applicants affected by wildfires (Story)
Oct 30, 2017
‘The Great Give’ fundraiser nets more than $175,000 for SDSU (Story/Media)
Oct 30, 2017
Students learn self-defense skills in safety training hosted by university police (Story/Media)
Oct 23, 2017
Student Veterans Organization honors fallen alumni during homecoming week (Story)
Oct 20, 2017
Construction continues on campus (Story)
Oct 13, 2017
Campus Movie Fest returns to SDSU (Story)
Oct 07, 2017
SDSU police chief holds forum on concerns about immigration enforcement (Story)
Sep 28, 2017
Open forum held for selection of SDSU’s next president (Story)
Sep 27, 2017
DeVos rescinds Obama-era sexual assault guidelines (Story)
Sep 21, 2017
Students from Florida react after Hurricane Irma’s wrath (Story)