On the line: The Cal Poly bass team

The Cal Poly bass team consists of eight members who compete against other colleges in four teams of two. Each team needs their own boat and is only allowed to fish with artificial lures, as opposed to live bait. The teams keep their five heaviest fish. When the time runs up, the team with the heaviest weight among ten fish wins.

CSU hires systemwide sexual assault coordinator

The California State University System has created a new position to expand its efforts to prevent sexual assault.

Crocs, urine and one professor’s sustainable lifestyle

In an attempt to leave a small carbon footprint, Cal Poly physics professor Peter Schwartz pees on his trees instead of using fresh water.

$20 million donation fulfills agriculture dreams

The most extensive project is the the 7,500-foot events center.

‘Out in Athletics’ forum draws big crowd

The crowd filled the room and spilled into the hallway.

From paracords to condoms: Student's survival bracelet has it all

The idea for the Barkley Series paracord bracelet had been developing in his mind, and — after winning $500 from a lotto ticket — Frizzie decided it was time to create his business.

CLA postpones plans to raise College-Based Fee

The CBF’s story, however, will not end with this first vote.

Anti-fracking movement to march on Sacramento

Don’t Frack California is trying to mobilize the largest organized march on Sacramento against hydraulic fracking on March 15 at 1 p.m.

Thank you for the nomination …

Whomever is nominated must chug a beer — or another creative alcoholic concoction — within 24 hours of being nominated to complete the challenge.

Zombie run coming to campus

Zombies will swarm Cal Poly’s campus on March 1. But don’t worry — they won’t bite.

99%RIDE cycles to San Luis Obispo

Courtesy Photo Dirk Spits will cycle 17,000 miles to raise awareness and money for his charity, 99%RIDE. Sara Natividad [follow id=”s_nativi”] Dirk Spits left his comfortable life in Amsterdam, hopped on a bike with 80 pounds on his back and…