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An unprecedented year in review: Online classes, spring break cancellation, struggle for racial justice

by Brenden Tuccinardi, Editor in Chief // March 10, 2021

On March 11, 2020, The Daily Aztec published its last print edition, although editors at the time did not know it. Days later, San Diego State announced...

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Back in October, when this photo was taken, the massive parking lot had been torn up. Today, a large chunk of the stadium is gone.

Reflections on the demolition of SDCCU Stadium

by Bradley Gonzales, Staff Writer // February 4, 2021

The stadium in Mission Valley has been known by many names, San Diego Stadium, Jack Murphy Stadium, Qualcomm Stadium, and SDCCU Stadium. Though since 1967,...

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Opinion: Aztec Stadium will bring school spirit back to SDSU

Opinion: Aztec Stadium will bring school spirit back to SDSU

by Willem Quigley, Contributor // November 19, 2020

Beginning in fall 2022, San Diego State will begin playing its football games at Aztec Stadium, a sleek and modern 35,000 seat facility that will be the...

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A screengrab of a SDSU Athletics video showing the big screen at Dignity Health Sports Park displays “Go Aztecs” on Oct. 10. The Aztecs later took the field and participated in the team’s annual intrasquad preseason scrimmage, which was closed to the public this year due to COVID-19.

Column: Dignity Health Sports Park is a sneak peek into the future with Aztec Stadium

by Devin Whatley, Arts & Culture Editor // October 19, 2020

This season, San Diego State football will be playing eight games on the gridiron, but none of them at SDCCU Stadium. In fact, they won’t even be...

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The sea of empty blue seats at SDCCU Stadium is a bittersweet sight as San Diego says goodbye to 53 years or sporting, architectural and entertainment history.

SDCCU Stadium: A new era follows the end of an old one

by Brenden Tuccinardi, Editor in Chief // October 15, 2020

The image of an empty stadium isn’t as alien these days yet seeing the thousands of blue seats sitting vacant at SDCCU Stadium hits a little...

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SDSU Mission Valley ground breaking ceremony ushers in 'A New Era' for San Diego State

SDSU Mission Valley ground breaking ceremony ushers in ‘A New Era’ for San Diego State

by Kyle Betz, Sports Editor // August 17, 2020

After almost two years of negotiations with the city of San Diego, San Diego State broke ground on the Mission Valley site in an official ceremony Monday. The...

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City council approves conceptual purchase agreement for Mission Valley land

by Jadyn Brandt, News Editor // May 30, 2020

Many members of the San Diego State community have been eagerly awaiting the finalization of the Mission Valley Purchase and Sale Agreement for over a...

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An aerial rendering of SDSU's proposed multi-use stadium at the site of its Mission Valley expansion.

SDSU moves forward in Mission Valley, eyes 2020 completion date for new stadium despite pandemic

by Jadyn Brandt and Michael Cline // May 9, 2020

San Diego State’s proposed timeline to construct a 35,000 seat multi-use stadium in Mission Valley is moving forward as planned, despite potential setbacks...

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An aerial rendering of SDSU's proposed multi-use stadium at the site of its Mission Valley expansion.

CSU Board approves design, financing plan for new Aztec Stadium

by Jeanette Giovanniello, Staff Writer // March 29, 2020

San Diego State’s plans for a new multi-use stadium received approval from the California State University Board of Trustees on Tuesday, according to...

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Rendering of the SDSU Innovation District in Mission Valley.

CSU board approves SDSU Mission Valley financing plan, environmental analysis

by Jeanette Giovanniello, Staff Writer // February 1, 2020

San Diego State’s plan for a Mission Valley expansion project progressed again Wednesday after the California State University Board of Trustees unanimously...

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A rendering of public recreation spaces at SDSU Mission Valley.

San Diego State unveils final Environmental Impact Report, new park renderings ahead of critical week of city, state meetings

by Michael Cline, Assistant News Editor // January 20, 2020

San Diego State and Schmidt Design Group, the university’s design partner, have unveiled new renderings of the proposed parkland and recreation spaces...

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An aerial rendering of SDSU's proposed multi-use stadium at the site of its Mission Valley expansion.

San Diego State announces multi-million dollar donation to help fund Mission Valley stadium

by Jeanette Giovanniello and Michael Cline // December 5, 2019

San Diego State announced a $15 million major gift from local philanthropist Dianne L. Bashor on Thursday that will help the university finance its new...

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