1. Why recommendation letters won’t help you get into Cal Poly
“People will think they can send things like cakes and candy and coffee,” said James Maraviglia, associate vice provost for marketing and enrollment development. “We don’t accept any. If it’s recyclable, we recycle it.”
Willie and his family will be playing old-time favorite hits along with some of his newer material, so get your tickets before they are completely sold out!
3. Cal Poly baseball and UCSB square off in top-25 matchup
In arguably the biggest series of the year, the Cal Poly baseball team (24-4, 3-0 Big West) will host No. 13 UC Santa Barbara (19-5, 1-2) for a three-game set starting today.
4. KCPR goes ’6 Beers Deep’ with entertainment talk show
You may recognize economics senior Kolby Hatch and theater senior Ben Pawlik from comedy group Smile and Nod — and now you can tune in for their entertainment talk show “6 Beers Deep” on KCPR, Sundays at 11 p.m.
5. Opposition to new housing project continues
Cal Poly President Jeffery Armstrong’s plan to build a “green buffer” of plants and landscaping between the proposed residence halls and the neighborhood, as well as his plan to hire two additional police officers to patrol the area, was not enough to appease San Luis Obispo residents opposing the housing project at a city forum last month. However, the city ultimately has no formal jurisdiction over the location.