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Family Files Lawsuit In Connection With SDSU Fraternity Pledge's Death

Dec. 2
By City News Service

The family of a 19-year-old San Diego State University student who died after falling from his bunk bed and striking his head following a night of drinking has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against several defendants.

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San Diego Unified Delays In-Person Learning Due To COVID-19 Surge

Dec. 2
By Joe Hong

Planned campus reopenings are on indefinite hold, but the district will continue offering in-person instruction to a small group of struggling students.

San Diego State's Nathan Mensah on a layup agai...

Mitchell, Schakel Lead SDSU To 73-58 Win Over No. 22 UCLA

Nov. 27
Bernie Wilson / Associated Press

Matt Mitchell and Jordan Schakel scored 15 points apiece and San Diego State used its disruptive defense and 3-point shots to beat No. 22 UCLA 73-58 in the season opener for both teams.

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For Teachers, Taking A Day Off During Distance Learning Comes With Big Challenges

Nov. 25
By Joe Hong

Right now, as the pandemic rages, districts are barely meeting the need for substitute teachers. The shortage could get worse if more schools open for in-person instruction.

The San Diego Unified School District headquart...

San Diego Unified Distributes Extra Meals To Students Ahead Of Holiday

Nov. 24
By Joe Hong

Since the start of the pandemic, the district has distributed more than 8 million meals to needy students.

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UCSD Detects COVID-19-Causing Virus In Multiple Wastewater Samples On Campus

Nov. 24
By City News Service

UC San Diego Chancellor Pradeep Khosla on Tuesday alerted students, faculty and staff that the university's wastewater monitoring system detected SARS CoV-2 — the virus which causes COVID-19 — in multiple sites on Sunday and Monday.

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Raptors Draft San Diego State G Malachi Flynn 29th Overall

Nov. 20
Associated Press

With potential uncertainty ahead at point guard, the Toronto Raptors chose two backcourt players in the NBA draft Wednesday night, selecting 6-foot-1 San Diego State guard Malachi Flynn 29th overall and 6-foot-5 Nevada guard Jalen Harris 59th.

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University Of California Health, UCSD Health Team Up To Begin Milk Bank

Nov. 19
By City News Service

A milk bank accepts and processes donations to provide safe, pasteurized human milk product for hospitalized and/or fragile children.

Nona Claypool, a third year student at UC Berke...

Affirmative Action Ballot Measure Fails, But These Students Are Still Fighting To Diversify Their Universities

Nov. 18
Kayleen Carter | CalMatters

Proposition 16 failed, but students at public colleges and universities in California have been trying to increase representation of students of color at their campuses for years and will continue their efforts.

Francis Parker School in Linda Vista in this fi...

San Diego Private, Public Schools Have Differing Rules On In-Person Teaching

Nov. 17
By Joe Hong

Students described the policy requiring teachers with immunocompromised family members to teach in-person as “immoral,” but experts say it’s technically legal.

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