SF State votes, but not during this election

October 29, 2013 News 1 Comment

[set_id=72157637105713506] In 2012, SF State was a polling location for the first time in three years. With a presidential election and Proposition 30 on the ballot, students shattered the University’s student-voter registration goal with 4,060 registered. This year’s municipal election ballot, however, lacks two items that capture student’s interest: presidential candidates and education-specific props. “For ...

May Day march in SF attracts 1,000

May 4, 2013 Life

[HTML1] More than 1,000 activists united in two peaceful protests Wednesday to celebrate May Day in San Francisco. A group of about 50 rallied at Civic Center Plaza marching to an unoccupied building on Turk Street and finished off at Jefferson Square Park. Another 1,000 or so gathered at Mission and 23rd Streets in protest ...

Gators split doubleheader with Otters

April 14, 2013 News Sports

The Gator softball team heated up the first game of Saturday’s doubleheader with a shutout 3-0 win over the Cal State Monterey Bay Otters but lost momentum in the second with a 5-1 loss, April 13, at SF State. Next weekend, the Gators host a four-game series with a pair of doubleheaders against the Cal ...

Down and Outlaws fires off rock roots in new EP

March 6, 2013 Life 1 Comment

A common love for Bulleit Bourbon and a shared idolization of David Bowie united members of Down and Outlaws on a smoke-screened journey toward raw, bluesy rockstardom. On a summer night in 2012 at the SUB-Mission Art Gallery, the gritty stylings of Down and Outlaws entranced a live audience for the first time. Having played this year’s Noise ...

SF State graduate Patrick O'Sullivan revitalizes acting career

October 23, 2012 Life

Right after graduating from the theatre arts program at SF State in 1999, Patrick Celtic O’Sullivan began his professional career immediately, when he landed a job — at the Olive Garden. O’Sullivan, 33, was joking, but this sense of humor is what has led him to where he is today. He was, in fact, acting after ...

SF State's guide to must-see summer events

May 14, 2012 Life

Summer break has almost arrived and after a semester of stress and dismal finances, it is time to kick back, relax and let loose in the city’s inexhaustible showcasing of events. Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival 2012 The ever-growing popularity of Outside Lands has made it into a highly-anticipated event as it reaches its ...