ASI election profile: Connor Paquin

Benjy Egel [follow id = “BenjyEgel”] President of Poly Canyon Village (2012-13) Board of Directors Representative (College of Engineering) for last two years Cal Poly Homecoming Prince (2012) Campaign Slogan: “Poly Wins With Paquin” Civil engineering junior Connor Paquin has…

Affirmative action in courts again

The U.S. Supreme Court will allow a hearing of an appeal which could bring negative attention to how affirmative action is currently used in universities and colleges around the country. In this case, affirmative action gives racial preference to certain…

Cal Poly chooses new engineering dean

Larson, a civil engineering professor and the Associate Vice Provost for Academic Affairs with Northern Arizona University, was named the new dean of Cal Poly Engineering by President Armstrong on June 24, 2011.

Seismic shake-up places Cal Poly second in competition

Cal Poly’s Seismic Design team placed second out of 28 teams at the 2011 Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERI)’s undergraduate Seismic Design competition last weekend.

Engineering dean dismissed

Dean of the College of Engineering Mohammad Noori was dismissed after allegations of misappropriated funds and a lack of leadership.