On Oct. 5, a campus-wide email informed students that a rape had occurred in Cal Poly’s architecture graveyard. This crime occurred in the midst of the “red zone,” a time period of increased activity of sexual assault and violence during the first months of college. Yearly trends indicated that more than 50% of campus sexual […]
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Memorial to be held for Detective Luca Benedetti at Cal Poly tomorrow
Cal Poly and the City of San Luis Obispo are partnering to hold a memorial service tomorrow for San Luis Obispo Police Department (SLOPD) Detective Luca Benedetti, who was shot and killed in the line of duty last week. The memorial will be held at the Cal Poly Performing Arts Center on Thursday, May 20 […]
Armstrong announces Opportunity Fee to assist low-income California students
President Armstrong announced a new fee for newly enrolled out-of-state undergraduate students starting in fall 2019.
Cal Poly junior Malcolm Feix remembered as an outgoing leader with a love for the water
20-year-old electrical engineering rising junior Malcolm Feix died surfing at Pomponio State Beach Sunday, July 22.
California law prohibits expulsion of former Lambda Chi Alpha member
The law prohibits California universities from disciplining students for speech that would be protected off campus.
Campus organizations host ‘Open House Day of Action’
Cal Poly students are planning a protest, “Open House Day of Action” at Cal Poly’s Open House Friday at 8 a.m. at the parking lots behind the Recreation Center to continue voicing their frustrations with President Jeffrey Armstrong’s and the university’s decisions. The protest is co-sponsored by the Cal Poly Democrats, Cal Poly MEXA, Cal […]
ASI Board of Directors concerned about potential health fee increase
Student representatives on Associated Students, Inc. (ASI) Board of Directors are voicing concern over both the cost and the process behind what administration is calling a “health fee adjustment.” The plan would roughly double the health fee to reduce wait times, increase the number of counselors and medical providers, and add new technology to the […]
Administrator raises not permitted by state law; CSU proceeds with auditor recommendations
According to state regulations, these administrator salary increases violated state law as they were not supported by merit-based evaluations.
Cal Poly announces VP and chief officer for diversity and inclusion
Josephine (Jozi) De Leon will start the new Cal Poly position this July.
Milo Yiannopoulos comes to Cal Poly, protests ensue
Protesters gathered outside of Spanos Theatre where Milo was giving a speech entitled “No More Dead Babies.”
Cal Poly strategic plan: Increase diversity, have all freshman and sophomores live on campus
The community can provide feedback on the plan at the Cal Poly Strategic Plan website.