[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="Melissa Camacho (left), associate professor in Broadcast and Electronic Communication Arts, and Aaron Belkin (right), associate professor in Political Science, spoke to students Thursday night Aug. 30, 2012. The weekly lecture hosts a panel of SF State faculty members that analyze
Parking Meters around SF State:
2-hour limit: 41
30-minute limit: 20
Cost for both meters: $2/hour
The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency could use streets around SF State as a future site for additional parking meters, but it’s unlikely drivers will be willing to pay for what are now
Members of the California Faculty Association are currently voting on a tentative contract agreement with the California State University. The association agreed not to strike if the CSU Board of Trustees ratifies the contract at its meeting in September.
In May, the CFA announced that 95
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="Robin Bowman, 25, is the new assistant coach for the women's soccer team at SF State in San Francisco Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012. Bowman played for the Gators and graduated from SF State in 2009. She has coached the East Bay
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="Chandra Reyes, 24, transferred from City College of San Francisco where she won Best of the Festival for her short film "Behind Shattered Glass" at the Spring 2012 CCSF City Shorts Film Festival. Photo by Godofredo Vasquez."][/caption]
A young woman with painted-black
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="Foxygen's lead singer Sam France performs during Wood Shoppe SF at the Brick and Mortar Music Hall in San Francisco Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012. Photo by Godofredo Vasquez."][/caption]
Six hip looking 20-something-year-old guys load their gear onto the stage of the empty
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="Peter Danzig fronts the band Down and Outlaws at a performance at The Depot in the Cesar Chavez Student Center at SF State Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2012. Photo by Adrian Rodriguez."][/caption]
The suspense heightened as the lights dimmed slowly. The sea of
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="Arian Solberg uses his laptop with his foldable bicycle during his commute to the East Bay Aug. 27, 2012. The BART bicycle pilot program ends Aug. 31. Photo by Tearsa Joy Hammock."][/caption]
Many Bay Area commuters will be relieved to see the
For the first time in 58 years, the SFSU Bookstore has gone from a nonprofit to being managed by Follett Higher Education Group, a family owned corporation.
The University will maintain ownership of the Bookstore while Follett is used as a contractor for management. Every year
Charles B. Reed led the CSU system through an era of cuts to the university’s state funding. In the past four years alone, Sacramento legislators have slashed more than $1 billion from the university system’s coffers, according to the CSU’s budget history publication. At the
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="Following a 24-year term served by Robert A. Corrigan, University President Leslie E. Wong, who was the former president of Northern Michigan University, has recently begun his first year at SF State. Photo by Sam Battles."][/caption]
Among the new faces on campus
Golden Gate Xpress followed incoming SF State freshman Madison Scharmann around as she moved up from Fresno, Calif. and into her on-campus dorm room for the first time. Scharmann is a first-year broadcast and electronic communication arts student who wants to eventually film her own
For the people of Venice and Cyprus — the survivors at least — only a void existed. Civilization was abandoned and brutalized by a catastrophe capsizing everything familiar.
In this post-apocalyptic world, hope lay within the gentle Moor, Othello, but the unknown consumed him. With his
[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="640" caption="Joseph D. Greenwell, San Francisco State's dean of students, congratulates beatboxer Francisco Romero on winning this year's annual SF State's Got Talent. Photo by Sam Battles."][/caption]
Welcome Days serve to get new SF State students acquainted with the campus, but only SF State’s
Andrew Bird is like the coolest English Literature teacher you never had. At his August 9 Outside Lands Night Show, with trademark sock monkey propped against Bird's double spinning horn speaker, his awkward charm filled The Independent with delight.
Kelly Hogan opened the show with a
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="500" caption="Workers attempt to clean damage done by a freshly extinguished fire on the roof of the Administration Building, August 8, 2012. Special to Xpress / Gil Riego Jr."][/caption]
A single-alarm fire broke out on the roof of the old Administration Building Aug.