07 May 2014

Man sustained non-fatal shot to head in Ingleside

A man was non-fatally shot in the head today while walking southbound on Ashton St., between Holloway Ave. and Head St. The suspect is still at large, and no description

07 May 2014

Security cameras in Humanities Building removed after catching pyro

Three security cameras that were installed on the first three floors of the Humanities Building have been removed after they served their purpose in identifying an arsonist in more than

18 Feb 2014

From Russia, without love: Why the Olympics have always been political

The Olympics have been and always will be a platform for political ideologies. With the Olympics in full swing, it would take a blind mole to miss the obvious: the

13 Feb 2014

Two injured in Parkmerced early morning blaze, cause unknown

Two people were injured early Thursday morning in a fire that started on the sixth floor of the Parkmerced apartments on Cambon Drive, near SF State. Fire crews responded to the

31 Jan 2014

Sustainable Initiatives receives a $10,000 grant for campus bike workshops

Senior environmental studies major and the Health and Social Sciences Representative for the Associated Students, Inc., Miguel Guerrero, stands in the campus Bike Barn, Tuesday Jan. 28, 2013. Photo By

14 Dec 2013

Black Student Union remains active 45 years after the civil rights era

In the fourth floor gallery of the J. Paul Leonard Library, photos of police in riot gear hang as a reminder of the 1968 student strike that strengthened the Black

12 Dec 2013

SF State graduate creates San Francisco’s first comic book superhero

The Phenomenal Specter X, a creation of a SF State graduate, vigilantly watches over San Franciscans and keeps citizens safe from villains. Enrique Morales, a 2007 graduate from SF State with a

09 Dec 2013

Power outage in Lot 20

Students arrived to Lot 20 today, Monday, Dec. 9 2013, to find signs on the payment meters that read, “Due to power outage, free parking today.” The power outage in

03 Dec 2013

New shuttles shorten students’ wait time for daily commute

Last month, the University invested $83,000 to add two additional shuttles to the fleet that transports students from the Daly City BART station to campus, in order to accommodate the

05 Nov 2013

SF State gets new courses with environmental focus

A $38,207 grant provides Gators with the opportunity to enroll in five new environmental focused courses starting Spring 2014. The Office of Sustainability at SF State recognized the opportunity of

29 Oct 2013

Ban the bottle movement uncaps at SF State

The Green Initiative Fund (TGIF), a student organization at SF State, attempts to ban the sale of all single-use plastic water bottles on campus, using last week’s Sustainability Fest as

22 Oct 2013

Students sobered by suicide prevention conference

The 1,100 backpacks that covered the lawn in front of Malcolm X Plaza last Friday morning brought SF State student Patty Mazariegos to tears. Each bag represents the number of

19 Oct 2013

Campus kicks off week of sustainability education events

Today kicks off SF State’s fourth annual Sustainability Fest, an event designed to draw attention to green initiatives on university campuses nationwide. The University has expanded the nationwide event Campus Sustainability Day

15 Oct 2013

New campus electric car charging stations provide much needed energy

With the recent addition of nine free electric charging stations last July, faculty and students who drive electric or hybrid cars no longer need to be afraid their car will

07 Oct 2013

California to claim nation’s second highest minimum wage

California hasn’t seen a wage increase since 2008, but after Gov. Jerry Brown signed Assembly Bill 10 on Sept. 25, the Golden State will claim the nation’s second highest minimum

17 Sep 2013

Students revive SF State community garden

In a neon orange beanie and customized duct tape shoes, Eco Students President Tyler Wescott tenderly tucks lettuce into the earth of its new home with a blanket of straw

17 Sep 2013

SF State opens Office of Sustainability

[set_id=72157635367610247] This summer SF State advanced toward San Francisco’s goal of exporting zero waste with the addition of the Office of Sustainability. Formerly a part of the Physical Planning Department,

10 Sep 2013

PARK(ing) Day transforms parking spots to promote sustainability

In Room 151 of the Creative Arts Building, the students of design and industry 300 brainstorm ideas for this year’s PARK(ing) Day. PARK(ing) Day is the vision of Rebar, a San

04 Sep 2013

Rush Week potentials check out frats and sororities

[set_id=72157635298134109] During the first few weeks of the semester, the Quad in front of Malcolm X Plaza becomes an impromptu field party taken over by the Greek community’s Rush Week.

26 Aug 2013

LGBTQ activists contend for rights beyond marriage equality

The recent Supreme Court decision repealing Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act in June moved the LGBTQ community one step closer to equality and set off celebrations across