The Daily Aztec

Professors requiring their own written work is a conflict of interest

by Talia Raoufpur, Senior Staff Writer

September 13, 2017

It’s that time of year again. Students are faced with high textbook costs and with the pressure to purchase them to avoid a negative grade or feeling left behind. In some classes, students are required to purchase textbooks ...

Don’t cave to commercial pressure on Valentine’s Day

by Andrea Lopez-Villafaña, Mundo Azteca Editor

February 8, 2017

In Spanish, Valentine’s Day is known as El día del amor y la amistad, which translates to “friendship and love day.” Growing up, that meant friends and family would tell each other how much they appreciated one another and s...

Vendors alleviate textbook financial woes

by Victoria Valenzuela

November 21, 2013

At the beginning of every semester, college students everywhere burst into tears at the sight of their bank accounts quickly draining to dismally low amounts. It begins in the bookstore, where students crowd the aisles like sardines in a tin can, scanning the shelves...

Bookstore brings attention to banned books

by Staff

September 30, 2013

I walked into San Diego State's bookstore last week on a mission to buy a required textbook before my class started. I was running late and only had a few minutes to spare. But despite my race to get there on time, a table near...