The Daily Aztec

Ayanian (right) at an Armenian Youth Federation protest against Azerbaijani aggression in Artsakh. Photo provided by Nayiri Ayanian.

Armenian students are occupied with the difficult realities of losing loved ones, their land and the Nagorno-Karabakh war as finals approach

by Brandon Balayan, Staff Writer // December 10, 2020

As the fall semester comes to an end, students are nestled in their homes and must confront the burden of finals week. However, finals are an individual...

Continue Reading
Taking a break from stress during finals week can help your grades

Taking a break from stress during finals week can help your grades

by Julie Cappiello , Staff Writer // May 2, 2018

With the start of finals and stress levels reaching capacity, it is important to remember that study breaks are necessary. Over the last decade stress...

Continue Reading
Power outage knocks out Wi-Fi across campus

Power outage knocks out Wi-Fi across campus

by Will Fritz, News Editor // December 20, 2017

San Diego State's free Wi-Fi service was disrupted by a power outage Wednesday morning. A small, unplanned power outage took Wi-Fi systems offline about...

Continue Reading

Special Commentary: Why students shouldn’t have to buy their own scantrons

by Ava Grubschmidt // December 14, 2017

Students at San Diego State are expected to purchase their own scantrons for exams. This is frustrating. As a nonresident, I am paying upwards of $396...

Continue Reading

Why are Jewish students not given the same consideration as Christian students during holiday season?

by Jordan Rubin, Staff Writer // December 13, 2017

The final stretch of the semester is the most difficult and demanding time of the year. Students have to face the struggle of studying for finals, but...

Continue Reading
Senior guard Dakarai Allen puts up a floater in SDSUs 75-40 win over Alabama State.

Aztecs ride hot start to easy 73-41 win over Alabama State

by Zach Engberg, Assistant Sports Editor // December 13, 2016

San Diego State men's basketball quickly rebounded from its first three-game losing streak in almost five years with a dominant 73-41 win over Alabama...

Continue Reading
SDSU therapy dog helps students manage final exam stress

SDSU therapy dog helps students manage final exam stress

by Natalia Xibille, Contributor // December 11, 2015

With finals starting, Associated Students and San Diego State’s Counseling and Psychological Services department are helping students manage stress and...

Continue Reading
Finals week, as told by Game of Thrones

Finals week, as told by Game of Thrones

by Cami Buckman, Staff Writer // May 8, 2015

Spring is in the air, and so are finals. *cue the sobbing sound effects* The end of the school year is a reminder of how close summer break is, but for...

Continue Reading
Nine reasons you know its finals week

Nine reasons you know its finals week

by Christine Whitman, Staff Writer // December 8, 2014

Finals weeks plagues students each semester on campuses all across the nation. The ten signs of finals week can be seen from anywhere on the campus, as...

Continue Reading
10 things that are worse than your finals

10 things that are worse than your finals

by Kelly Gardner // May 8, 2014

As we enter the final stage of this semester, many Aztecs are dreading the inevitable stress, exhaustion and likely mental breakdowns that come with Finals....

Continue Reading
Test curves protect flawed system

Test curves protect flawed system

by Elpin Keshishzadeh // May 1, 2014

With the semester coming to a close, students are struggling to hold onto their GPAs. This is the time when calculations are made to determine the final...

Continue Reading
Load More Stories