Ariana Elegado: Leader and Role Model

Allison Edmonds [follow id = “allison23edmond”] Mustang News reporter Allison Edmonds talks to Ariana Elegado about her recent accomplishments with the Cal Poly women’s basketball team.

Cal Poly officials: University ahead of White House recommendations to prevent sexual assault

Safer assistant coordinator Cheri Love explains how Cal Poly meets the recommendations the federal government has suggested for public universities to help prevent sexual assault.

Cal Poly ROTC responds to women in combat, front lines

Cristian Ponce Special to Mustang Daily There is no difference in standards between men and women in combat jobs, according to Cal Poly ROTC faculty and staff. This comes after the military lifted a ban on women performing on the…

The ‘V’-word: Vagina Monologues to entertain and empower

Hannah Croft It’s vagina season. You heard right. Thursday isn’t just Valentine’s Day, but V-Day —  a day dedicated to raising awareness and ending violence against women and girls. The “V,” according to the website, stands for “Victory, valentine,…

Women’s soccer wins and draws, men’s team ties

Mustang Daily Staff Report The streak continues. Rolling off of a four-match win streak, the Cal Poly women’s soccer team won one match and tied another this weekend during its two-match homestand. On the men’s side, the Mustangs tied…

Women's HERstory

Student Life and Leadershiphas put together a campaign called Women’s HERstory Week to honor the progress and history of women’s issues from March 5 to 9. The week leads up to today, International Women’s Day. The weeklong series of events is put…

Women engineers recognized for achievements

Five women engineers were honored for excelling in leadership, work experience and grade point average at the 34th annual Evening with the Industry gala last Thursday.

Mustangs need overtime to outlast Fullerton

Extra time was needed to settle the differences of a back and forth contest between the mustangs and titans

Women denied health insurance because of sexual attacks

In the United States, a sexual assault or rape happens every two minutes and 60 percent of the incidents are never reported to the police. In 2007, 248,300 sexual assaults were reported.

UCSB beats Poly in shootout for Big West Championship

The Mustangs lost to UC Santa Barbara in the Big West Conference Championship in a shootout at Alex G. Spanos Stadium Sunday.

Soup and Substance discusses rapes of Congolese women

Students gather to eat soup and discuss the brutal rapes occurring in the Congo.