Neighborly News

Neighborly News


Tuesday, November 28, 2017, 8 am to 6 pm
Viejas Arena - 5500 Canyon Crest Drive

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The Hidden Treasures of San Diego State University, Faculty Lecture by Dr. Seth Mallios

Thursday, November 9, 2017, 3:30 pm
Parma Payne Goodall Alumni Center

Professor Seth Mallios'lecture is a lively and revealing look at San Diego State University's 120-year history and the remarkable synergy between SDSU and the San Diego region.

Past Neighborly News Updates 

Thursday, February 16, 2017

75th Anniversary Celebration Will Have Overflow Room

We have reached maximum capacity for this the 75 Anniversary Celebration of the Charles W. Hostler Institute on World Affairs. We will have an overflow room available in the Fowler Athletics Auditorium next door where the lectures will be live streamed. Seating in Parma Payne Goodall Alumni Center will be on a first-come, first-serve basis and one full, guests will be ushered to the Athletics Auditorium. 


Wednesday, January 11, 2017

New Student Housing Proposal Scoping Meeting

There will be a Scoping Meeting January 18th, 2017 at 7p.m. at the Parma Payne Goodall Alumni Center regarding a new student housing proposal. Information on the proposal may be found at

Thursday, December 1, 2016

To the Moon and Beyond

SDSU Jewish Studies Department and Department of Sciences welcomes Israeli scientist Yonatan Winetraub to deliver a lecture about Space IL, a private space program. Join us on Monday, Dec. 5 at 3:30 p.m. in the Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union Theatre. 


Friday, November 18, 2016

Epic Wings N Things to Open in South Campus Plaza

Soon you can enjoy fresh, never-frozen wings and "things" on campus. Stay tuned for more South Campus Plaza tenant announcements. 


Thursday, September 08, 2016

Broken Yolk Cafe Coming to College Area

The Broken Yolk Cafe joins fellow tenants, Eureka! and Trader Joe's, in South Campus Plaza. Check out Newscenter for the full scoop: Broken Yolk Cafe Bringing Huevos to SDSU.


Thursday, August 25, 2016

Fall Campus Construction Update

Crews have been busy this summer on campus construction and beautification projects. Get the full scoop and more back to school updates on Newscenter.


Friday, July 15, 2016

Navigating New Places: New Student Orientation Kicks Off 

Fall is coming and that means back to school. New student orientations begin today and will run through the month of August. With thousands of families coming to town in the next few weeks, please be extra careful of drivers and pedestrians who are unfamiliar with the area. 


Thursday, July 14, 2016

Happy Pride!

In honor of San Diego Pride Week, SDSU had its third annual Pride Flag Raising Ceremony today. We welcome College Area community members to walk with SDSU in the Pride Parade this Saturday. For more information and to sign up visit


Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Estate Planning 101® Workshop Series

Don't put off your estate planning until it is too late. Register today for this workshop series and learn how to take on this daunting process with the guidance of a professional.


Wednesday, July 6, 2016

Where Am I Wednesday? Pride Center

SDSU NewsCenter features a unique spots on campus. Check out the latest Where Am I Wednesday: A Space to Take Pride In.


Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Where Am I Wednesday? Meditteranean Garden

SDSU NewsCenter features a unique spots on campus.Check out the latest Where Am I Wednesday: SDSU's Mediterranean Garden.


Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Science Camp Registration is Open

Calling all budding scientists and engineers, ages 7-14, Aztec Science Camp Returns! This summer, SDSU is offering two sessions of this weeklong camp. Sign up today!


Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Learn to Play Guitar in a Day Workshop

Have you always thought it would be cool to play the guitar? Your opportunity has arrived. Check out this Osher Workshop on June 17th and Learn to Play Guitar in a Day!


Friday, May 27, 2016

The Changing Face and Landscape of Media

What does the future hold for media, locally and nationally? On June 24th, KPBS General Manager, Tom Karlo, will discuss the changing media landscape and take you through KPBS's 55-year history as a case study. Enjoy a behind-the-scenes tour with a chance to see a live recording of "Editors Roundtable."

Attendees who register for an OLLI membership at the event will receive a free OLLI Mini Course this summer. For more information and to register, visit The Changing Face and Landscape of Media.


Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Never Stop Learning: Thrive Professionally, Personally, Permanently

The College of Extended Studies welcomes award-winning transformation consultant, Annette Gregg of Difference Makers, to lead a 2-day interactive conference on personal and professional development. Learn more about this opportunity to enhance your skills and increase your marketability on NewsCenter, SDSU Hosts Professoinal Development Conference.


 Monday, May 23, 2016

Aloha, Homecoming 2016

It may be a little early to start planning for November, unless of course you're an Aztec Football fan. If that's you, we have good news: Homecoming 2016 Announced.


Wednesday, May 18, 2016

College Of Extended Studies: Expand Your Mind, Improve Your Skills

This summer, the College of Extended Studies has a lot to offer the College Area Community. Beer aficionados travel across the globe to partake in the Craft Beer Education Camp right in your backyard. If you're really a wine lover, they have something for you too! Hop over to KnB Wine Cellars (in Del Cerro) on June 1st for complimentary appetizers and information about an educational wine cruise. For those looking to take their careers to the next level, CES offers more than courses.


Monday, May 08, 2016

Signs Will Be Everywhere

One of the best parts of having a university around the corner is joining in all the fun and culture on campus. You may have noticed it is not always easy to find your way around SDSU. We noticed too. Learn about summer projects for Making Campus More Visitor Friendly.


Wednesday, May 04, 2016

Where am I Wednesday? Art Bench Project

SDSU NewsCenter features a unique spot on campus. Check out the latest Where am I Wednesday: Art Bench Project.


Tuesday, May 03, 2016

Eureka! Opening Doors in College Area

South Campus Plaza at SDSU has announced the first restaurant tenant and it's not your average burger joint. "Eureka! is an example of the high-quality, year-round restaurants and retail that South Campus Plaza will bring to the College Area," said R.D. Williams, director of commercial development at Aztec Shops.

Get the full scoop: Eureka has Found SDSU.  

Good Neighbor Program Community Clean-Ups

Good Neighbor Clean-ups are back! Could your block use a little sprucing up? Make a request through the Community Voice Form.

Good Neighbor Clean-up