The Collegian

Second sexual assault of year reported on Hobo Day

Second sexual assault of year reported on Hobo Day

Makenzie Huber

October 18, 2017


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A sexual assault was reported from a female student in Hansen Hall at 3:39 a.m. Saturday morning of Hobo Day weekend. It is the second sexual assault reported at South Dakota State this semester. The sexual assault is still being investigated by the University Police Department. The student knew t...

Warning for house partygoers

Warning for house partygoers

October 11, 2017


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If you’re a college student, you’ve seen them. Backpack-clad students hooting and hollering on sidewalks in the late hours of a Friday night looking for one thing — house parties. With Hobo Day looming near, the Brookings Police Department wants those looking to host a party to be aware of the poss...

‘Offensive’ sign triggers Title IX investigation

‘Offensive’ sign triggers Title IX investigation

Garrett Ammesmaki

September 20, 2017


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“Your daughters are in good hands,” the sign read. And underneath it, the drawing of a hand making the sexually suggestive “shocker” symbol. In front of it, seven men drinking beer. “It’s going to be one hell of a year!” senior economics major Thomas Swanson commented underneath it. The sign...

Colleges push sexual violence prevention while K-12 struggles

Colleges push sexual violence prevention while K-12 struggles

Emily De Waard

September 20, 2017


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While universities across the nation are making strides to discuss, combat and prevent sexual violence on campuses, K-12 schools are struggling to keep up. Around the time students go through puberty, they learn about sex, pregnancy and sexually-transmitted diseases in the Brooking School District. B...

Former SDSU employee charged in identity theft of co-worker

By Jordan Smith Managing Editor

December 18, 2013


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A former employee of the SDSU Chemistry department has been charged with five felony charges, after allegedly opening up credit cards under the name of a co-worker and using them to spend more than $35,000 in a span of nine months.Kari Lynn Fuks, 38, was arrested Dec. 5. She has been charged with th...