Stories tagged "SJSU"

Spartans resilient defense faces conference leading offense

Football fans will see a match up between the San Jose State Spartans' top ranked pass defense against the Colorado State Rams' conference leading pass offense on Saturday at Spartan Stadium. San Jose State head coach Ron Caragher said the Spartans' (3-4, 2-1) pass defense…

Professor, Grammy Award-winning musician reveals story behind success

Professor, Grammy Award-winning musician reveals story behind success

Aaron Lington, San Jose State University associate professor and coordinator of jazz studies, sometimes jokes with his students about the state of popular music. "I play … pop music from 30 years ago," Lington said, "and when I think of pop music now, it's like, 'This is…

Lam's memory affects SJSU

Genuine. Selfless. Amazing. Those are the three words Hiep Phan, a senior at San Jose State University, used to describe Chi Lam, a senior San Jose State University computer engineering student. Lam was hit by a car Sunday around 1 a.m. According to several of Lam's fraternity…

King Library Rockers break dance to grab bragging rights

Headspins, windmills, popping, locking and spins attracted a crowd as the King Library Rockers hosted their monthly break dancing competition last Thursday. Under the overhang on the south side of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library a dozen dancers from around San Jose gathered…

17th Annual Dia de Los Muertos Procession takes over downtown

17th Annual Dia de Los Muertos Procession takes over downtown

A procession of over one thousand people danced and marched from City View Plaza on Market Street to San Jose State University as part of the 17th Annual Dia de Los Muertos Festival de Calacas on Sunday. Mictlan Danza y Cultura de San Jose, a…

Red Bull Pic Up contest brings wings and prizes

A contest hosted by the Red Bull company spanning the course of a month came to San Jose State University this past September. The contest was held to promote its new red, silver and blue edition flavors. SJSU was an honorary location for the nationwide…