With rapidly changing legalization laws across the country, cannabis has become more popular and more accessible than ever before, but there are still people who are buying their weed the old-fashioned way. Black market weed, however, can contain contaminants like fentanyl, because they don’t have to go through a rigorous testing process. The Food and […]
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Virtual 5k for the Black Lives Matter Movement
Two Cal Poly students and their friend from the University of Portland created a virtual 5k called Step Into Justice to raise awareness and collect donations for the Black Lives Matter movement. The goal of the fundraiser is to encourage people to educate themselves about racism and police brutality and support the Black community. “That […]
How couples cope with COVID-19
Nothing will test the strength of your relationship like a global pandemic. The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the dynamics of many romantic relationships, including those of Cal Poly students. Social distancing guidelines and stay-at-home orders have created a new set of challenges for some couples, while bringing others closer together. Aerospace engineering senior Lacey Davis […]
Summer courses will be cheaper this year
Cal Poly will offer more than 700 undergraduate and graduate virtual classes in four different session this summer, whereas last summer, Cal Poly offered about 400 courses, according to the director of marketing in Cal Poly’s Extended Education program Elaine Sullivan.
Cal Poly alumnus co-created a service to determine when your food is recalled
Frecure is a free food recall information service that texts or emails subscribers with updates on food recalls in their area.
Is it done yet? yakʔitʸutʸu still working on finishing touches
The yakʔitʸutʸu resident hall is still adding finishing touches despite a completion date set for August.
How fire retardant is affecting Cal Poly’s biodiversity as brush fires plague the area
An associate professor’s study is analyzing biodiversity and plant growth in the wake of hillside fires at Cal Poly.
Architecture program holds top 3 ranking
Design Intelligence ranked Cal Poly among the top three architecture undergraduate programs in the nation.