University and national Delta Sigma Phi talk fate of Cal Poly chapter

As of now, neither Cal Poly nor the national chapter of Delta Sigma Phi plan to pose sanctions against the Cal Poly Delta Sigma Phi Chapter. Read More »

The Delta Sigma Phi chapter house in San Luis Obispo | Kyle McCarty/Mustang News

“Architecture Graveyard” needs serious repair — and new name

College of Architecture and Environmental Design dean Christine Theodoropoulos is meeting with administrators to discuss removing or renovating some of the "Architecture Graveyard" buildings. Read More »

The College of Architecture and Environmental Design dean has been talking with administrators to renovate and replace some of the structures in the "Architecture Graveyard." | Sophia Liu/Mustang News

Behind the stats: A tale of sexual assault numbers at two campuses

With greater funding, around-the-clock help for survivors of sexual violence and system-wide coordination of its response to sexual assault, UCSB's differences from Cal Poly’s sexual assault response approach run deeper than just the numbers. Read More »

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From rivals to neighbors: After massacre, Cal Poly reacts to Santa Barbara shootings

Elliot Rodger, a 22-year-old Santa Barbara City College student, rampaged across the streets in Isla Vista, firing at multiple people from his BMW before eventually crashing his car and fatally shooting himself. Read More »

A memorial was held at the I.V. Deli Mart near UCSB. One person was shot and killed there in a series of shootings and stabbings that killed seven people, including the gunman. | Sean McMinn/Mustang News

Alpha Phi responds to shootings outside UCSB chapter house

At least one Cal Poly Alpha Phi member was in Santa Barbara visiting friends at UCSB on Friday night when two women were shot on the UCSB Alpha Phi house front lawn. Read More »

Mourners gather outside the UCSB Alpha Phi house, where two were killed in a shooting rampage on Friday. | Sean McMinn/Mustang News

Mustang News, May 22, 2014: Standoff near campus, sheep stolen from pen

Mustang News anchor Olivia DeGennaro covers today's top stories at Cal Poly. Read More »


Standoff shuts down Stenner

San Luis Obispo Police Department (SLOPD) and regional SWAT officers arrested Austin Ross, who barricaded himself in a house near campus Wednesday afternoon, ending a standoff that lasted several hours. Read More »

Austin Ross barricaded himself inside a house on the 100 block of Stenner Street for several hours. He came out wearing a mask and was taken into custody by officials. | Morgan Butler/Mustang News

Watch SWAT officers arrest suspect on Stenner Street

San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's officers arrested Austin Ross after he barricaded himself in a house on Stenner Street near Cal Poly's campus Wednesday. Read More »

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Photos: Stenner Street standoff

The San Luis Obispo Police Department and a regional SWAT team took a suspect into custody Wednesday after a standoff on the 100 block of Stenner Street. Read More »

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Suspect in custody after Stenner Street standoff

Citizens have been asked to avoid the 100 block of Stenner Street, where the San Luis Obispo Police Department (SLOPD) and a regional SWAT team are handling a barricaded suspect call. Read More »

Police and a regional SWAT team are on the scene at the 100 block of Stenner Street where a wanted suspect has barricaded themselves inside a house. | Laura Pezzini/Mustang News