Beerbongs for world peace

Photos by Maggie Kaiserman The mission behind Beerbongs For World Peace is to acknowledge the world’s problem of hunger while drinking responsibly. While many college students drink to party, a group of Cal Poly students and graduates drink for a…

Photography and Cal Poly Meats

During the summer, I saw a chalkboard sign near Campus Market on Via Carta advertising a sale on some New York strip steaks. I walked down a short hallway near Campus Market, and ended up in a meat processing class…

Frame by frame: What the photo editor shoots for

As the photo editor for the Mustang Daily, I want to show interesting visual stories and multimedia reporting with photographs, slide shows and video. The work will cover and highlight different aspects of Cal Poly students, staff and lifestyles. I…

Is publishing suspects’ mug shots wrong?

I admit, my first gut reaction to seeing a student’s face plastered on the front page for things like drug possession makes me think of how bad I would feel if it were my face. These are, after all, photos of people at their worst and a photo makes it easier for the story to follow a student around for life.