Downtown Association partners with Cal Poly to ensure 'safe commencement'

Cal Poly’s student affairs office also asked PULSE to create a 45-second video about “a responsible and dignified graduation.”

Mustang News, May 28, 2014: Cal Poly shows support for Isla Vista, hosts Relay for Life

Mustang News anchor Katie McDermott covers today’s top stories at Cal Poly.

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.

CSU Board of Trustees moves Grand Avenue housing project forward

The proposed plan would implement a 1,475-person residence hall specifically for freshmen near the Grand Avenue entrance to the campus.

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.

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.

Safer to train local bars on recognizing sexual assault

Bystander intervention could make its way downtown, thanks to Safer’s Safe Bars program, which would be used to train bar managers, bartenders and bouncers.

Meters downtown make change count for homeless

You may have been noticing new meters downtown — but they’re not for parking.

Graduate students help local residents with disabilities by renovating homes

Mustang News reporter Lisa Diaz went to Grover Beach to see how a group of Cal Poly students is making an impact on the community.

Mustang News, May 21, 2014: Construction continues, students help community through PolyHouse

Mustang News anchor Christina Favuzzi covers today’s top stories at Cal Poly.

Cal Poly, community health experts meet on underage drinking

A May 14 forum addressed issues of underage drinking.