28 Mar 2012

VIDEO: What would compel you to become more involved in student politics?

Most students at SF State know that their status as a commuter school has resulted in low participation rates in campus activities. Associated Students Inc., the campus student government, has

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28 Mar 2012

Visually impaired cartoonist and SF State student aspires to be published

Patrick Ward makes himself comfortable on a bench in Cafe Rosso’s popular patio area, hunched merely 6 inches away from his sketchpad and intent on drawing his next cartoon masterpiece

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28 Mar 2012

Ranked-choice voting could be eliminated by new measure on November ballot

It seems that top three lists are successful in ranking movies and tourist destinations, but not so much in elections. A measure to eliminate ranked-choice voting will be given to

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28 Mar 2012

BART to increase fares in July, amount still unclear

By Brad Wilson, special to Xpress The cost of getting to school may soon climb higher, with the BART Board of Trustees set to raise fares within the next few

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28 Mar 2012

VIDEO: KSFS radio station at SF State rated top 25 in country for second year in a row

Every day, dozens of students enter the KSFS radio station inside the Creative Arts building, put on their headsets and talk about a wide variety of topics, ranging from hip-hop

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28 Mar 2012

UPAC college merger savings falling short of projected $1 million

If last year’s complex college merger has saved the SF State $1 million, it is unclear where that money came from, or where it ended up. To date, the University

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28 Mar 2012

CSU presidents receive pay increases despite budget cuts

Yet again, the Board of Trustees has authorized more executive pay increases in the same year as they approved a tuition increase. Last Wednesday, while students and faculty at SF State

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28 Mar 2012

Sherlock fans make their presence known in bathroom stalls, hallways at SF State

When Sir Arthur Conan Doyle wrote the death of Sherlock Holmes in 1893, fans wore black armbands to mourn the loss of the famous fictional detective. This year, when the

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28 Mar 2012

SF State women's rugby tackles stereotypes and gender roles

Burly athletes sprinting up and down the field aiming to hit others with bone-crushing tackles aren’t images typically associated with female athletes. A group of 10 athletic women from SF

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28 Mar 2012

CSU officials, Reed should be ashamed for shunning students while paying presidents more

Once upon a time, public education catered to the public. Thanks to the continued efforts of Chancellor Charles Reed, that legacy is slowly being dismantled. While many students reveled in

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28 Mar 2012

Tre Burt and a Big Gust of Wind breaks into San Francisco music scene

Deadlines and self-promotion may not be his strong suit, but acoustic crooner Tre Burt is networking his way to becoming a musical staple of San Francisco. Burt, a self-taught multi-instrumentalist,

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