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Sophomore catcher Wyatt Hendrie (left) and sophomore pitcher Brian Leonhardt (right) congratulate each other during the Aztecs' 4-1 win over Iowa on Feb. 21 at Tony Gwynn Stadium.

Aztec baseball adjusts to unexpected offseason, reveals how team is still improving

by Daniel Guerrero, Senior Staff Writer // April 7, 2020

Nearly four weeks ago, San Diego State baseball was getting ready for a three-game home series against New Mexico State scheduled to start on March 13. That...

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Aztec Warrior at a SDSU football game.

SDSU should celebrate Aztec culture

by Peyton Antil, Contributor // October 23, 2019

For decades at San Diego State, there has been a contentious debate about the cultural appropriateness of our school mascot, the Aztec Warrior. In recent...

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SDSU to keep Aztec moniker

by David Santillan, Assistant News Editor // May 17, 2018

After several months of deliberation, San Diego State announced it will retain the use of the Aztec moniker but begin to refer to the Aztec mascot as a...

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Faculty union condemns Aztec mascot

by Will Fritz, News Editor // April 23, 2018

The union representing most California State University faculty voted last week to condemn San Diego State’s mascot, as well as those of two other CSU...

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Letter: Is retiring the Aztec Warrior worth the financial cost?

April 11, 2018

The CSU system is involved in a budget crisis. Governor Jerry Brown’s 2019 budget provides $92 million in funding, which is only a third of what the...

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Editorial: University has a clear transparency problem

Editorial: University has a clear transparency problem

by The Editorial Board // February 21, 2018

The issue: SDSU's administration has become resistant to transparency and accountability under President Sally Roush. When it said it would not name the...

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Students, alumni react to mascot resolution

by Bella Ross, Staff Writer // November 15, 2017

Following a resolution to retire the human representation and use of weapons by the Aztec Warrior mascot passed by the University Senate, students and...

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University Senate vote reinvigorates Aztec Mascot controversy

November 9, 2017

On Nov. 7, the University Senate voted in favor of a resolution to be passed on to the University President that re-examines the Aztec mascot. The resolution...

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The Aztec Warrior mascot leads the football team on to the field.

University Senate passes resolution to retire use of human Aztec Warrior mascot

by Bella Ross, Staff Writer // November 7, 2017

This story was updated at 4:15 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 8 to include an official statement from SDSU. The University Senate passed a resolution to retire...

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Students march to change the mascot prior to the spring 2017 AS vote. Photo by Andrew Dyer.

Students march to change SDSU mascot

by Will Fritz, Senior Staff Writer // April 19, 2017

San Diego State students rallied on Monday to protest the Aztec mascot ahead of the University Council’s vote on a resolution to retire the mascot. The...

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Courtesy of Associated Students

Aztecs Rock Hunger for San Diego

by Kelly Kerrigan, Contributor // October 26, 2016

The fall season is known for falling leaves, colder temperatures and pumpkin spice lattes. But at food banks across the country, the fall season means...

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Notebook: Seniors shine on senior night at Viejas

Notebook: Seniors shine on senior night at Viejas

by Brandon Truffa, Senior Staff Writer // March 6, 2016

The final home game of the 2015-16 San Diego State men's basketball season gave Aztec fans a chance to honor their trio of seniors: forwards Angelo Chol,...

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