04 Dec 2012

Haunted dorm stories spark supernatural interest

Not many think of SF State as the perfect setting for a horror movie or a true ghost story. Eric Michael Jones and Catherine Anne Copeland were found dead in Copeland’s

27 Nov 2012

Ceramic Guild sells handcrafted pieces for holiday sale

Christmas music fills up Room 192 of the Fine Arts Building, which is filled with carefully placed bowls, mugs and plates with a kaleidoscope of colors. The Ceramic Guild started

14 Nov 2012

Career center staff decreases may result in reduced student services

The Student Involvement and Career Center at SF State had nine staff members and one manager in 2008. Four years later, only one counselor remains to assist more than 30,000

14 Nov 2012

Prop. 30 to benefit students with tuition rollback, rebate

As a student who uses federal and state loans to pay for his education, Aaron Fisher tracked the passage of Proposition 30 throughout election night. “Prop. 30 was a ‘pass

08 Nov 2012

An SF State student's qualms about graded homework

When I went through my syllabus for one of my courses this semester, my jaw dropped. “Homework will be 40 percent of your grade.” After the first shock, I started to

06 Nov 2012

SF State students celebrate Obama's reelection

SF State students erupted in joyous celebration after Barack Obama was reelected as president. Sophomore Michelle Arno said she was immediately relieved when she heard about Obama’s victory. “I woke up

06 Nov 2012

SF State President Leslie E. Wong talks politics over breakfast

President Leslie E. Wong and his wife, Phyllis Wong, joined students for breakfast in the Café in the Park restaurant in Mary Park this morning. Wong hoped to encourage students to

23 Oct 2012

Student housing applicants express uncertainty for lengthy wait

Leslie Alvarado has been waitlisted since early May 2012. She is one of approximately 3,000 students who sign up for on-campus housing every year, and currently is number 15 on a

10 Oct 2012

UC Riverside's Timothy P. White to head Cal State University system

The University’s past has been filled with tuition increases, student protests and a new school president — and now the California State University system has chosen a new chancellor. Timothy

03 Oct 2012

Remodeled information desk incites mixed reactions from SF State students

With shiny iPads and HD flatscreens, the remodeled information desk at the Cesar Chavez Student Center is trying to attract more students, but not everyone seems happy with the high-tech

25 Sep 2012

Prop. 34 to repeal death penalty if passed

More than 700 inmates are awaiting their sentences on death row in California. They have one cell each and a higher level of security than other inmates. Through the crimes

23 Sep 2012

VIDEO: SF State spices up Noise Complaint with Latin flavor

Sweaty bodies, blazing trumpets and twirling hips all come together at Noise Complaint: Fiesta. The school dance party, organized by Student Life took place Sept. 22 at the Library Annex

18 Sep 2012

Singer-songwriter and SF State freshman Ryan Cassata imparts lessons of self-acceptance to transgender community

When Ryan Otto Cassata stands up with his guitar at Dolores Park Café, he seems like a normal 18-year-old. But there is something different about him. Cassata always felt a

11 Sep 2012

SF State students take precautions after burglaries at dorms

Leaving the door unlocked for just a few minutes during a quick errand is an easy thing to do. However, it’s not a smart decision. Two burglaries occurred Aug. 29 in

01 Sep 2012

SF State president Les Wong speaks at opening faculty meeting

SF State President Dr. Leslie E. Wong spoke to faculty and staff publicly for the first time at the opening faculty meeting Aug. 31. His speech focused on the budget cuts and on