28 Feb 2019

Inauguration of 1,000-comic-book archive

The SF State Comic Studies department is inaugurating their new and exclusive comic book collection on Thursday, Feb. 28. The comic book archive, titled “The Thomas Bentley Rue Collection of

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27 Feb 2019

High-end fashion brands release controversial designs

In the wake of controversial fashion releases alluding to racist motifs, SF State students have expressed their concerns over high-end brands capitalizing on sensitive topics. High-end fashion brands like Gucci

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27 Feb 2019

Fashion students mourn the late Karl Lagerfeld

The fashion community is mourning the loss of a fashion icon: Karl Lagerfeld. SF State fashion students are grieving and recognizing the impact of his visions on the industry surrounding

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26 Feb 2019

Second open mic night of the season

At Broken Mic Night, students are invited to showcase all types of talents in one venue. This event will take place this Wednesday, Feb. 27 at 6 p.m-9 p.m, in

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26 Feb 2019

As BART experiences higher demand, new Transbay crossing may be the answer

As more people rely on public transportation each year in the Bay Area, BART is considering adding a second Transbay crossing to keep up with its growing ridership. The demand

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26 Feb 2019

Black students seek agency, voice

Black student organizations rallied to condemn the Division of Equity and Community Inclusion’s decision to remove the Black Unity Center’s administrative analyst, Hanna Wodaje, from her position in early February.

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26 Feb 2019

Internment camp victims honored in Garden of Remembrance

Students, professors, activists and those standing in solidarity with the Japanese-American community gathered Feb. 19 for the 40th anniversary of the Bay Area’s first Day of Remembrance, honoring the more

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26 Feb 2019

VITA offers free low-income tax services

The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program and an army of student volunteers are offering students and community members on-campus tax services free of charge. The program is funded by the

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26 Feb 2019

City to build floating fire station in case of earthquake

The Port of San Francisco partnered with the San Francisco Department of Public Works to create a state-of-the-art fireboat station by 2020, which would be able to withstand a major

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26 Feb 2019

Bookstore issues drive business away

The beginning of the semester is a stressful time for students trying to make sure they are in the correct courses and on their way to graduate. One problem that

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26 Feb 2019

Unique art show showcases environmental architecture

The “Built Environments” art exhibit debuted Saturday in the Fine Arts Gallery and showcased pieces that represent the worldwide architecture and construction trends. Professional and student artists exhibited their creative

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26 Feb 2019

Xpress news story exploited for profit

Our independent newspaper has prided itself since 1927 for being a student-run publication, free from the influence of the University and even our own journalism department.  Recently, this distinction was

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26 Feb 2019

Black students need representation

This year’s Black History Month celebrations at SF State will be marred by controversy surrounding the treatment of Black students by administrators as students and faculty insist their voices be

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26 Feb 2019

Athletes, coaches reflect on what Black History Month represents

Sports is a conduit between the public and athletes who want to make a positive difference in society for black communities. Black SF State athletes and coaches spoke with Xpress

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26 Feb 2019

‘Black Joy’ parade fills Oakland streets

East Bay community shuts down thoroughfare to celebrate Black culture, history and achievements in second annual festival PHOTOS BY: SHAYLYN MARTOS/Golden Gate Xpress    

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25 Feb 2019

Gators have Senior Day Spoiled

The Gators’ women’s basketball team lost to No. 2 UC San Diego, 77-55 on SF State’s Senior Day on Saturday, Feb. 23. Four SF State seniors were honored before they

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25 Feb 2019

Men’s basketball buried by UC San Diego 87-65, senior day soured

Men’s basketball was dusted in the shootout by UC San Diego, as they lost 87-65 at The Swamp on Saturday, Feb. 23, Senior Day for the basketball program. The Gators’

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25 Feb 2019

Chinese Flagship Program at SF State Celebrates the Year of the Pig

A variety of performances, cultural workshops and traditional Chinese New Year foods filled the Student Life Event Center on Friday evening as students and faculty celebrated the Year of the

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25 Feb 2019

Lopez’s two homers and Mitchell’s complete game earns them Gator of the Week honors

Senior first baseman/outfielder Harley Lopez and junior pitcher Emily Mitchell have been named Gators of the Week for their stellar performances on the road this weekend. Lopez hit two home

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25 Feb 2019

Career nights from Wickliffe and Ugbaja fuels dominating win for Gators

The SF State men’s basketball team handily defeated Cal State San Marcos, 87-60, behind career nights from junior forward Jase Wickliffe and senior guard/forward Chiefy Ugbaja on Thursday, Feb. 21.

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25 Feb 2019

Gators drop the ball to Cougars on Purple Out Night

The women’s basketball team played host to the Cal State San Marcos Cougars Thursday, Feb. 21, coming up short 75-62. The Gators were without head coach Natasha Smith due to

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23 Feb 2019

Rescue teams continue search for missing woman in Fort Funston landslide

A landslide buried two women at Fort Funston on Feb. 22, leaving one injured and one still unaccounted for as of Monday evening.    Witnesses said two women became trapped

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22 Feb 2019

Oakland teachers demand living wages and additional support

Oakland teachers rallied together for a strike Thursday morning, demanding higher wages, smaller classes and increased support for public schools.

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22 Feb 2019

Celebrate Year of the Pig with the Chinese Flagship Program

The Chinese Flagship program of SF State is welcoming the Year of the Pig on Friday, Feb. 22. An on-campus event to commemorate the new year will be held at

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21 Feb 2019

Wrestling grapples for representation in national tournament

Gator wrestlers grapple for their place on the national stage when they travel to Kearney, Nebraska Saturday, Feb. 23 for the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division II Super Region Six

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21 Feb 2019

Gators return to Maloney Field for first home conference series

Note: Friday’s matchup verses Chico State has been postponed and will be rescheduled at a later date. The Gators look to avenge a 2018 sweep when they take on the

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21 Feb 2019

Asian American Studies hosts commemoration for Third World Liberation Front strike

The Asian American Studies department hosted a commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Third World Liberation Front strike at the Student Life Event Center Tuesday night.

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21 Feb 2019

Groups demand Academic Senate removes political holiday from list of religious observances

Allies of Palestine presented a list of demands at the Academic Senate meeting Tuesday to echo points made at last week’s protest about the administration’s inclusion of Israeli Independence Day

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21 Feb 2019

Student witnesses aftermath of alleged robbery from University Park North High Rise

A resident of the University Park High Rises at 255 Buckingham Way reported witnessing the aftermath of a robbery just before midnight Wednesday.

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21 Feb 2019

Baseball duo racks up Gator of the Week honors

Third baseman/right-handed pitcher Joshua Romero and first baseman Trevor Rogers have been named Gators of the Week for the week of Feb. 11, the athletic department announced on Monday. In

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20 Feb 2019

Women’s basketball look to make final regular season push against Cougars

The SF State women’s basketball team look to finish the season on a strong note this Thursday night at 5:30 p.m. from The Swamp. It will be Purple Out night

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20 Feb 2019

Gators set to take on San Marcos in Purple Out game

The SF State men’s basketball team will host their annual Purple Out game as they take on Cal State San Marcos on Thursday, Feb. 21, at The Swamp. Gator fans

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20 Feb 2019

Police report of kidnapping and robbery turns out to be grand theft

An initial report of a kidnapping and robbery on Feb. 5 alarmed students at SF State, but was later discovered to be grand theft, according to University police. The incident

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20 Feb 2019

Annual Superfest Disability Film Festival hosts screening

The Superfest Disability Film Festival is hosting a showcase on Thursday, February 21 at the LightHouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired. This is one of the showcases that the festival

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20 Feb 2019

Filipina faculty authors leave lasting cultural impression

SF State is celebrating the influence and hard work of Filipina faculty in highlighting their own culture and history through literature. The late SF State history professor Dr. Dawn Mabalon

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20 Feb 2019

High Fives Foundation raises awareness for injury prevention

The High Fives Foundation, a non-profit organization that aims to bring awareness to injury prevention while also helping those that suffer from life altering injuries, is coming to campus this

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