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LIVE UPDATES: Protests continue in San Luis Obispo over killing of George Floyd

Update 9:30 p.m.: Law enforcement have cleared the area and Santa Rosa Street has reopened to traffic. Video by Brady Caskey Update 8:45 p.m.: San Luis Obispo Police Chief Deanna Cantrell said the protests were declared an “unlawful assembly” after it was determined there were public safety risks. “The protest was mostly peaceful and lasted […]

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CSU Chancellor announces plans to cancel most in-person classes in fall

All campuses in the California State University system plan to cancel in-person classes for the fall and offer instruction primarily online, Chancellor Timothy White announced Tuesday according to the Los Angeles Times. White said the majority of classes will be canceled with a few exceptions for in-person activity, the Los Angeles Times reported. “The enrollment […]

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SLO County releases phased reopening guidelines — stopping short of when students can return to campus

San Luis Obispo County released a draft of the Steps to Adapt and Reopen Together (START) Guide, which includes the phased reopening of the county. However, the guidelines stopped short of when Cal Poly could reopen and what students returning to campus would look like.  Reopening is broken down into three phases and will not […]

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Cal Poly will not require ACT or SAT exams for 2021-2022 academic year applicants

The California State University (CSU) will not use ACT or SAT examinations for admissions decisions for the 2021-2022 academic year, according to a news release. “For 2021, the university will modify its comprehensive review and, even though we won’t require test scores, we will strongly encourage those who have them to send them to us […]