History of Homecoming

The annual tradition of Cal Poly’s homecoming is more than 100 years old. Its first event, an initiation ceremony for new alumni, took place in June 1907.

Staying connected after graduation

Graduating seniors might be unaware of the benefits of staying connected to Cal Poly after graduation.

The history of homecoming

Cal Poly celebrates homecoming every year as a way to bring current students and alumni together for a spirited and eventful weekend.

Homecoming: Mustangs come home

Kassi Luja kassiluja.md@gmail.com Many universities across the country celebrate homecoming, a tradition uniting a college’s alumni and current students. At Cal Poly, this tradition dates back more than 100 years. This weekend marks the 103rd California Polytechnic State University homecoming.…

Alumna awarded for achievements

Every year, one Cal Poly graduate from each of the university’s six colleges is recognized for exceptional success in his or her career and experiences. Last month, the College of Liberal Arts awarded Michela O’Connor Abrams — president of award-winning…

The ties that bind graduates to Cal Poly

When asked, graduating Class of 2011 members reply with anything from excitement, to hesitation, to slight sadness at the thought of leaving behind a life as a Mustang for one in the working world.