[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="The fourth annual Dodgeball Costume Competition inside the Gymnasium pitted 12 teams, who all sported wacky costumes, in fierce competition for the championship title. The Milk Men snagged first place on Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012. Photo by Godofredo Vasquez / Xpress."][/caption]
Xpress has minute-by-minute coverage of the Giants victory parade today, which started on the foot of Market Street at 11 a.m. and will end at Civic Center.
From zombies and vampires to psycho pumpkins, SF State students celebrated Halloween by wearing their creatively ghoulish outfits to school. Check out what students wore to school today on this ghostly holiday.
By Danielle Steffenhagen and Noemy Mena
Chris Limon, who comes from a family of undocumented immigrants, is proud to be voting for the first time in this election after realizing he could vote on issues regarding citizenship.
Limon, an SF State junior and registered Democrat, started out
As the role of money in politics continues to increase, one proposition facing California voters aims to limit contributions from certain groups. Yet opponents say that special exemptions in the law leave the political process open to outside influence.
Proposition 32 would stop unions and corporations
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="SF State student Tiffany Duncan examines a crop after the conclusion of the Kink! workshop inside the Rosa Parks Conference Room on Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012. Photo by Godofredo Vasquez / Xpress."][/caption]
About 100 students broadened their knowledge on a different kind
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="SF State Gators' goalkeeper Annicia Jones (25), left, deflects the ball during the soccer game against UC Santa Cruz at Cox Stadium in San Francisco Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012. Photo by Godofredo Vasquez / Xpress."][/caption]
Running at full speed, the opposing team's
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="Pilar Gordillo is co-curator of the Fluorescent Virgins exhibit at the Cesar Chavez Student Center’s Art Gallery. She attributes the idea for the show to friends asking her to arrange altars like the one in her own home. Photo by Tearsa
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="Head wrestling coach Lars Jensen watches as junior Alex Williams and senior Isaiah Jimenez grapple during practice on Oct. 30, 2012. Photo by John Ornelas / Xpress."][/caption]
Fighting for a top spot in the nation is only half the battle – becoming
[caption id="" align="alignright" width="244" caption="Students gather on the Muni 28/28L from Daly City BART to SF State. The Clipper transfers offer an alternative to paper passes. Photo by Alejandrina Hernandez / Xpress."][/caption]
BART is trying to do away with the old yellow paper transfers to Muni,
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="Chris Wright, an assistant professor of psychology at SF State, has been researching how people react to being asked brain teasers during job interviews. Photo by Tearsa Joy Hammock / Xpress."][/caption]
As a student coming out of the University of South Florida
Occupy the Basketball Courts
Officers approached a subject shooting some sweet hoops after hours in the Gymnasium Oct. 26. The subject became argumentative when asked to leave and to supply the officer with identification. Come on, Mr. Officer, you should have challenged this hooligan to a
The World Series celebration Sunday night resulted in 35 arrests, according to the District Attorney’s Office.
After a night of fires, Muni buses being destroyed and rowdy crowds encountering the San Francisco Police Department in the streets, the DA’s office has their work cut out this
The life of a student isn't what it used to be. With overcrowded classrooms, limited financial aid and increased tuition costs, higher education in California is barely staying afloat.
It's because of this that Gov. Jerry Brown has taken charge with Proposition 30, which aims to bring
Coming home with the World Series title after a sweep, the Giants were wildly greeted by hundreds of high-spirited fans who flocked in front of AT&T Park. Fans waited anxiously along Second Street this afternoon as the Giants stepped off the buses that transported them
Most college students understand the feelings associated with having to produce decent work under duress and intense time constraints, but believe it or not, a large group of student directors, writers and actors intentionally create this kind of stress for themselves every semester — and
After the Giants swept the Tigers for the World Series title in a 4-3 victory last night, San Francisco fans exploded with excitement as they celebrated the Giants win by taking over streets and setting off fireworks and bonfires.
The San Francisco Giants rushed the mound as they swept their way to become the 2012 World Series champions in a 4-3 victory over the Detroit Tigers.
It was an almost sure victory to close out the World Series until the Tigers found their offense in
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="Vanni Nicole (8) attempts to control a pass against Jordyn Merrill (15) at Cox Stadium during a game between SF State and Cal State Dominguez Hills on Oct. 28, 2012. The game ended in a tie after two rounds of overtime.
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="SF State players Jason Borges (5) and Sam Merritt (20) race for the ball against Cal State Dominguez Hills' forward Jio Santana (8) at Cox Stadium, Oct. 28, 2012. Photo by Sam Battles / Xpress."][/caption]
In their last match for the 2012
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="SF State's Friendship Game's team participated in the 27th Annual Friendship Games hosted by CSU Fullerton on Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012. Photo by Jamie Balaoro / Xpress."][/caption]
SF State’s Friendship Game’s team participated in the 27th Annual Friendship Games hosted by CSU Fullerton
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="SF State Gators' William Overton Jr. (15) fights for control of the ball from University of San Francisco's Frank Rogers (31) during an exhibition basketball game at Memorial Gymnasium on Saturday, Oct 27, 2012. USF went on to win 93-77. Photo
In true Gator fashion, the SF State women's volleyball team brought a balanced effort to knock off visiting Cal State Stanislaus in a three-set sweep Saturday night for the second straight victory this week.
After battling in their last few games, the Gators were finally able
Although there was change of location for game three of the World Series, there certainly was no change of pace for the Giants as they took their third victory from the Detroit Tigers in a 2-0 defeat.
The top of the second proved to be the
It’s beginning to get colder out there and it’s natural to want to keep your feet warm, but remember — UGGs are just short for uggly.
For some reason, girls continue to wear UGGs and strut around in them like they’re wearing Manolo Blahniks. News flash:
[caption id="" align="alignright" width="230" caption="SF State Gators' Megan Johnson (14) blocks the ball during a game against Chico State at SF State on Friday, Oct. 26, 2012. The Gators won 3-1. Photo by Andy Sweet / Xpress."][/caption]
Emotions ran high in the final moments as the
Does it seem like getting out of bed is a huge effort? What about spending time with people? Having sex? Masturbating?
One out of every four college students and one out of five young adults suffer from some form of clinical depression, according to a PsychCentral article
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="Forward Chloe Harrington (4), right, fights to regain the ball in a game against Cal State Los Angeles at Cox Stadium on Oct. 26, 2012. The Gators tied with the Golden Eagles 1-1 after two rounds of overtime. Photo by Tearsa
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="Midfielder Jose Monje (8), right, defends the ball in a game against Cal State Los Angeles at Cox Stadium on Oct. 26, 2012. The Gators went on to tie with the Golden Eagles 2-2 after two rounds of overtime. Photo by
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="SF State student Anna Nguyen, right, was named the winner of the first SF State's Voice competition on Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012. Photo by Sam Battles / Xpress."][/caption]
The office of Student Life has finally found SF State's Voice with the conclusion
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="Fans celebrate in the Lower Conference Level at the Cesar Chavez Student Center as the Giants close in on their second win in the World Series on Oct. 25, 2012. Photo by Heather Ito / Xpress"][/caption]
Fans decked out in orange and
College is a time when kids who have lived their entire lives under their parent’s roof get to finally explore their independence. It’s a time when students get to reinvent themselves and exert their autonomy.
So imagine the disappointment that students feel when they realize that
Watch boobs and save some while you’re at it, PornHub says.
October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month and the popular porn site wanted to donate one cent per each 30 breast-related videos viewed to the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Foundation. PornHub is the
The San Francisco Municipal Transit Agency was awarded nearly $1 billion in federal grants and funds to construct the highly anticipated Central Subway connecting the Bayview District to Chinatown and North Beach.
The concept was discussed for two decades and, despite controversy, became an official project
Feathers and Spam and mimes, oh my! Students in The Depot on Wednesday night found themselves bouncing between the World Series broadcast and the silly, sexy stylings of the Barbary Coast Burlesque troupe.
Returning to The Depot stage for the fifth consecutive year, Barbary Coast Burlesque