UPDATE: SF State will award Stephen Guillermo a posthumous degree in international relations this summer, the University announced in a press release. Guillermo, who was shot and killed entering the wrong apartment May 3, was just a few units away from receiving his degree, according to
Family and friends of Stephen Guillermo, an SF State student who was shot and killed after mistakenly entering the wrong apartment, urged the District Attorney this week to investigate the incident and press a murder charge on the shooter.
Starting last Wednesday, family and friends staged
When Derek Mora became a candidate for an SF State fraternity, he had no idea falling in love with another candidate might affect his chances of being accepted into the fraternity.
“The fraternity seemed great. They seemed like they were about education, community service and giving
A team of astronomers including an SF State professor have discovered the first Earth-size planet that may harbor liquid water in our galaxy’s coveted habitable zone.
SF State physics and astronomy Professor Stephen Kane helped in the discovery of planet Kepler-186f which is 500 light-years away
Apple's iPhone is chock-full of useful features, but there might be some you don't need that may be eating away at your battery life. Here are some little-known features and tips that can help make your device last longer.
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1) Turn Off
The trial of a San Francisco man charged with murdering an SF State student last September could begin by the end of this year, prosecutors said Thursday.
Nikhom Thephakaysone, 30, allegedly shot SF State sophomore Justin Valdez, 20, on Sept. 23, 2013, according to the San Francisco
Professor Sameer Verma presses print on his laptop. But he isn’t printing a document on a regular inkjet printer. Instead, he is using a Printrbot Jr., a small 3D printer that can make almost any object.
Once the machine's print head reaches the correct temperature, its
Eliezer Guerrero is struggling to solve a problem where he must find two vectors on his physics homework. As the clock hits midnight he realizes that no professor, textbook or set of notes can help him now that he is stuck.
"I just couldn't figure this
SF State students linked hands with hundreds of demonstrators to form a human chain on the Golden Gate Bridge today in solidarity for mass anti-government protests in Venezuela that have plunged the South American country into turmoil.
Around 300 people marched across the Golden Gate Bridge,
Dr. Stephen Kane, assistant professor in the physics and astronomy department, has discovered approximately 50 different planets and recently discovered an exoplanet outside of the Solar System. Photo by Tony Santos / Xpress
Dr. Stephen Kane is a collector. His obsession isn't with coins or
Students of the biology 100 class meet in the Annex located near Lake Merced Boulevard due to the recent closure of the Science Building. Photo by Tony Santos / Xpress
Students taking science classes at SF State were relocated to other areas on campus on
California State University students can enroll in online courses at universities across the state under a new program this fall that looks to increase access to high demand classes and keep students on track to graduate.
The CSU system's pilot program known as Intrasystem Concurrent Enrollment
Nikhom Thephakaysone pled not guilty to three felony counts including the alleged murder of SF State sophomore Justin Valdez today at his arraignment. He is being detained without bail.
SFPD arrested Thephakaysone, Sept. 24 in connection to a shooting that killed Valdez. He also faces charges for assault
The alleged shooter of SF State sophomore Justin Valdez faces three felony charges including murder, and is being held without bail, the San Francisco District Attorney's office announced today in a press release.
Nikhom Thephakaysone, 30, is charged with murder, assault with a deadly weapon and possession
SF State students, professors, friends and family met to remember recently deceased student Justin Valdez at a candlelight vigil yesterday night atop Cesar Chavez Student Center.
“He was fearless. He didn't fear life,” said Valdez’s older sister Jessica Labidi.
[caption id="" align="alignright" width="960"] Jessica and Nizar Labidi,
UPDATE: Medical examiners have confirmed with Xpress the 20-year-old male victim was SF State sophomore Justin Valdez.
San Francisco police have released footage of a homicide suspect taken prior to a shooting that left one man dead Monday.
According to police, an unidentified 20-year-old male was shot in
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="1600"] Trey Songz takes off his shirt as he perfoms at a free concert hosted by Amazon Student and Pandora at the Fox Theatre in Oakland Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013. Photo by Benjamin Kamps / Xpress[/caption]
R&B's "Mr. Steal Yo Girl," otherwise known
With items like condoms and aspirin in addition to a variety of foods and drinks, the new Shop 24 vending machine is bringing the luxury of a convenience store to students on campus.
The new machine, which is located on campus between the Administration Building and
A small leak from a water pipe was discovered in the Creative Arts Building earlier today forcing SF State to shut off the water and close the restrooms inside the building momentarily, officials said.
The leak, which occurred in an administrative lounge in Creative Arts building