28 Feb 2017

We the media stand united

We the people of the media stand united in defense of the First Amendment and loyal to the public we are charged with serving. Today, the Golden Gate Xpress joins

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28 Feb 2017

The Swamp goes wild with Gators’ playoff win

It was not a fun night to be a California State University, Los Angeles Golden Eagle on Tuesday night in the Swamp. Not only did the Golden Eagles take a

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28 Feb 2017

Students and members of B.R.U.H. gather to celebrate Black History Month with open mic and art gallery

SF State’s Black Residents United in Housing used music, spoken-word performances and art to unite people in celebration of Black History Month. B.R.U.H. hosted the open mic and art gallery

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28 Feb 2017

SF bomb threat continues anti-Semitic trend

A bomb threat was made against the Anti-Defamation League in San Francisco, adding California to the list of 11 other states that responded to threats at Jewish schools and community

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25 Feb 2017

Gators fall to Lumberjacks in series

SF State women’s softball team dropped their series against number one-ranked Humboldt State University after back-to-back losses today. In game one of the Saturday double-header Gator pitcher Megan Clark allowed

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25 Feb 2017

SF State to showcase Greek culture through music

SF State’s Center for Modern Greek Studies is thinking outside the box with unconventional ways to showcase Greek heritage. Teaming up with the Greek Chamber Music Project, the department is

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24 Feb 2017

Alumna filmmaker honored by MoMA and Asian Art Museum

The Museum of Modern Arts of New York and the Asian Art Museum in San Francisco honor SF State alumna and Emmy Award-winning filmmaker Emiko Omori this month for her

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23 Feb 2017

Protesters demand justice and block ATMs on campus

Video by Jason Rejali and Mason Rockfellow Correction: a previous version of this article misspelled the name of University Police Department Deputy Chief Reginald Parson as “Parsons,” and also made

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22 Feb 2017

SF State student struck by car in front of Administration Building

An SF State student was hit by a car while in a crosswalk on Holloway Avenue behind the Administration Building at approximately 1 p.m. Wednesday afternoon. The unidentified female was

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22 Feb 2017

“Mashrabiya: The Art of Looking Back” provokes viewers to look forward

SF State’s Fine Arts Gallery held a reception on Saturday for the opening of its new exhibit “Mashrabiya: The Art of Looking Back,” which features art with a contemporary Middle

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22 Feb 2017

Poetry Center continues 63 years of live reading tradition

Continuing a 63-year weekly tradition, a group of 25 gathered at the Poetry Center in the Humanities building Thursday evening, to hear poets Wendy Trevino and Oki Sogumi share their

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22 Feb 2017

Students get a crash course on polyamory at EROS event

Students got the chance last week to have an open dialogue about polyamorous relationships. Due to high demand, SF State’s Education and Referral Organization for Sexuality, a sex-positive safe space

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22 Feb 2017

Black Panther Party exhibit extended due to high demand

Thousands have shown up to the golden anniversary exhibit that reflects on one of the most militant organizations of the Civil Rights era.   Workers at the ticketing desk said

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22 Feb 2017

Reflecting on the impact of the ’68 strike, then and now

Interactive graphic by Nicole Ortega History is packed with stories of the oppressed, taking actions against oppressors in order to gain freedom and equality, and SF State played significant roles

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22 Feb 2017

Fear of the immigration ban causes excess stress to students

Vianney Casas was at home waiting for a text from her mom to say she had successfully entered the U.S. The reply she got wasn’t the happy news she was

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22 Feb 2017

Let’s Get Deep: Why do we need permission to have a vagina?

When I was 19 I had a pregnancy scare. It was our first weekend alone together and on the first night the condom broke. We stayed up all night talking

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22 Feb 2017

SF State astronomy professor looks for habitable planets 14 light years away

An SF State astronomy professor is making headway with his research on exoplanets that may have conditions to support life. Stephen Kane, who teaches Introduction to Astronomy, Stellar Astrophysics and

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21 Feb 2017

Spoken Poetry Expressed by All Kinds at The Depot

Associated Students of San Francisco State University host S.P.E.A.K. at The Depot. Hip-hop artists, poets, musicians, and anyone willing to take the stage to speak their mind and share their

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21 Feb 2017

The Fake News Watch: Clickbait Machine (Ep.3)

With alternative facts and fake news on the rise, The Fake News Watch is where we check the facts, call out the bullshit, and learn to identify the difference. In

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21 Feb 2017

Shakin’ Systems: black artists challenge expectations in new exhibit

Associated Students Inc. held an opening reception for the Black Mail Collectives’ art show “Shakin’ Systems” in the Cesar Chavez Student Center Thursday evening, featuring black artists. The show includes

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21 Feb 2017

New body positive and depression support groups welcome SF State students

SF State will soon offer two new support groups to help students work through issues surrounding depression and body image. The Counseling and Psychological Services Center at SF State determined

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21 Feb 2017

Film “Towards Zero Textile Waste” hones in on San Francisco’s waste problem

The Apparel Design & Merchandising department sponsored a film viewing last week with the intention of opening people’s eyes to the rising problem of textile waste. The film, “Towards Zero

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21 Feb 2017

Language exchange program brings different cultures together

Many SF State students are trying their hand at a new language with 13 different language classes held weekly on campus for free. The service is organized by the International

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21 Feb 2017

Capacity exceeded at bell hooks event

Gloria Watkins, famously known as “bell hooks,” addressed the issues of feminism under the current political climate during her first visit in 15 years to SF State Monday. The well-known

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21 Feb 2017

University encourages critical thinking with comics and zombies

SF State is offering new courses to give students a different approach to developing critical thinking skills this semester: Comics and zombies. Nick Sousanis, an award-winning graphic novelist, is teaching

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20 Feb 2017

Gators look ready for postseason with victory on Senior night

The Gators beat California State University, Los Angeles Golden Eagles 96-76 on Saturday’s Senior Night. Before the game, a short ceremony was conducted for seniors Coley Apsay, Nick Calcaterra, AJ

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20 Feb 2017

Gator women pull off back-to-back wins at the Swamp

SF State women’s basketball finished their final home game of the season Saturday with a California State University, Los Angeles defeat 55-54. The Gators celebrated Senior Night with their second

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18 Feb 2017

Student athletes help to combat Bay Area hunger

SF State’s Student-Athlete Advisory Committee is hosting its seventh annual food drive this week, Feb. 19 through Feb. 25, where proceeds go to the SF-Marin Food Bank. The food drive,

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18 Feb 2017

Gators win pendulum game against Toros

SF State men’s basketball held on to their winning streak, conquering Cal State Dominguez Hills Toros 78-68 Friday night. The packed house at the Swamp witnessed a tense game that

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17 Feb 2017

Gator women find their groove

SF State women’s basketball defeated California State University, Dominguez Hills 73-68 at The Swamp tonight, giving the Gators their first win since their recent 17-game losing streak. The Gators had

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17 Feb 2017

Postcards – The voices of SF State’s Week of Resistance

Over 400 postcards were sent to state, local, and federal representatives as part of San Francisco State’s week of resistance against the travel ban. The week long event, from Feb

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16 Feb 2017

Whale enthusiast and SF State lecturer dies at 62

Correction: A previous version of this story did not specifically identify Jonathan Stern as a adjunct professor and lecturer. The information has since been updated. SF State friend and colleague

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16 Feb 2017

San Francisco businesses stand with “A Day Without Immigrants” strike

Businesses all over San Francisco are showing support for their immigrant workforce by closing their doors in participation of “A Day Without Immigrants.” The protest follows President Donald Trump’s pledge

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16 Feb 2017

City seeks funds to protect immigrants from deportation

Immigrants, lawyers and community members squeezed into the Budget and Finance Committee meeting in substantial numbers that spilled into an overflow room to show support for a measure that would

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