San Jose State University’s president is taking personal responsibility for the terrorizing of an African-American student in a campus dorm.
Keenan Reynolds set an NCAA record by scoring seven rushing touchdowns, including the game-winner in the third overtime, and Navy downed San Jose State 58-52 on Friday night.
A fourth student was suspended Friday from San Jose State University in the wake of alleged hate crimes by white students against a black student at a residence hall, a university spokeswoman said.
Three white San Jose State University students have been charged with a hate crime for allegedly abusing a freshman roommate who is black.
A report of a possible gunman at an administrative building on the San Jose State University campus has turned up nothing and the building has reopened, according to the university.
San Jose State University police have arrested a suspect in the murder of a man found shot dead in a car parked next to the college’s tennis courts on Sunday morning, a police spokesman said Tuesday.
Two additional suspects have been arrested in the Aug. 3 shooting death of a woman who was hit by a stray bullet while riding in a car in downtown San Jose, a police spokesman said today.
A 22-year-old victim was walking with a group of people just after 8:30 p.m. when he got into a fight with another man between the science building and the library. After a struggle on the lawn, the victim ended up having his head slammed repeatedly against the sidewalk. He was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The victim, who is not a university student or employee, was sitting in a grassy area near the Smith/Carlos statue around 8 p.m. when he was attacked by three female suspects, all of whom are thought to have been between 15 and 20 years old, university spokeswoman Pat Lopes Harris said.
California State University, San Jose is suspending online courses for credit that were announced with great fanfare and backing from the governor in January, saying it wants to improve student performance.