Asking Cal Poly the tough questions about diversity

An examination of Cal Poly’s attitude toward some of today’s politically charged issues.

Stomp the Plaza to celebrate diversity at Cal Poly

Cal Poly students can celebrate diversity today during Stomp the Plaza in the University Union Plaza.

Diversity statistics missing from Cal Poly ‘Quick Facts’

Cal Poly’s “Quick Facts” page doesn’t offer information on the ethnic breakdown of the student body.

Officials say cuts will not impact campus diversity

California State Universities are under a mandate from the Chancellor’s Office to reduce undergraduate enrollment. Cal Poly must cut 1,648 students, but administrators said the cuts should not affect diversity on campus.

Diversity Dinner held by Career Services

A diversity discussion was hosted by Cal Poly Career Services in the Performing Arts Center on Tuesday.

Budget threatens non-existent diversity

The small populations of women and minorities amongst higher education faculty and students will decrease at Cal Poly.

BLOG: Magazine evaluates Cal Poly’s diversity

“Diverse Issues in Higher Education” analyzed data from the U.S. Department of Education’s National Center for Education Statistics to rank universities according to on-campus diversity in June 2009.

Kramer’s Presidency: A look back

ASI presidents are often faced with unexpected obstacles and Kramer’s experience was no exception. The response to issues such as the symbols of hate portrayed by the crop house, three student deaths and fiscal shortcomings shaped Kramer’s presidency.

VIDEO: ASI presidential candidates hold UU forum

Candidates for the 2010 Associated Students Inc. presidency participated in an open forum in the University Union Plaza Tuesday to introduce students to their stances on issues like student access, sustainability and the budget. The three candidates — computer science…

ASI candidate profile: Jacob Alvarez

Psychology senior Jacob Alvarez wants to be the voice of Cal Poly students if elected ASI president. Photo by Omar Sanchez / Mustang Daily A self-described “foot soldier of Associated Students Inc.,” psychology senior Jacob Alvarez has devoted his college…

New diversity initiatives underway

In response to last quarter’s crop house incident, new university initiatives are under way aimed at improving Cal Poly’s diversity and increase multicultural awareness in the curriculum.