06 Mar 2013

Israeli Apartheid Week demonstrations draw mixed reactions at SF State

Two walls stood as a blockade to the entrance of Malcolm X Plaza. Students were asked to show their SF State identification before passing through to the Cesar Chavez Student

13 Feb 2013

Retiree relives tea house history

[caption id=”” align=”alignnone” width=”1024″ caption=”Recently retired facilities manager John Holman reflects about collecting the pieces of the tea house that is located in Humanities Room 117. Holman was also in

03 Feb 2013

The key to cussing is knowing your audience

It has come to my attention that I have the mouth of a sailor. I’m not sure how it happened. I certainly don’t have any sailor friends and have never

31 Jan 2013

Health officials stress flu prevention in wake of epidemic

[caption id=”” align=”alignnone” width=”1024″ caption=”SF State international student Xue Zhou, 28, an accounting major from China, gets a flu shot at the Student Health Center on campus last Friday, Jan.

05 Dec 2012

Norman Yee named District 7 supervisor after close race

Counting ballots took longer than usual in the race for District 7 supervisor, but Norman Yee, president of the San Francisco Board of Education, snagged the open seat left by

15 Nov 2012

Students rally against consolidation of CCSF diversity departments

[caption id=”” align=”alignnone” width=”640″ caption=”Groups of activists and students gathered at City College of San Francisco's Ram Plaza to protest against the consolidation of the ethnic, gender and cultural diversity

14 Nov 2012

CSU Board of Trustees delays proposed fee votes

[caption id=”” align=”alignright” width=”230″ caption=”Business marketing major Vanessa Correa, 22, has been at SF State four and a half years. Though a senior, she might not get courses she needs.

30 Oct 2012

Prop. 30 to give students helping hand with tuition woes

The life of a student isn’t what it used to be. With overcrowded classrooms, limited financial aid and increased tuition costs, higher education in California is barely staying afloat. It’s

22 Oct 2012

Hackathon community uses brainpower to create apps that improve public transportation

[caption id=”” align=”alignnone” width=”640″ caption=”Antonio Bustamante, a participate of the Hackathon at The Hattery this past weekend, Oct. 19 to 21, 2012, works on designing and building a more accurate

17 Oct 2012

San Francisco to consider banning public nudity

[caption id=”” align=”alignnone” width=”640″ caption=”Pedestrians stop and take photos of the participants of the NUDE IN event near Castro Street Plaza on Sept. 24, 2011. Photo by Hang Cheng /

09 Oct 2012

Prop. 36 would revise current three-strikes law

California’s conservative stance on crime and punishment could become a bit more liberal — if only a bit — as Proposition 36 aims to change the long-standing three-strikes law this

08 Oct 2012

PHOTOS, VIDEO: Castro Street Fair enlivens neighborhood's rich history

[caption id=”” align=”alignright” width=”256″ caption=”Matthew Wiegand, center, teases his friend, Michael Tempesta, left, who is dancing at QBAR. Also dancing is Beau Vigil, right, at the 38th annual Castro Street

03 Oct 2012

San Francisco residents could switch to renewable energy options to power their homes

An initiative that was almost a decade in the making will finally find its way into the homes of San Francisco residents in mid-2013. CleanPowerSF, a program that encourages citizen

02 Oct 2012

First case of West Nile virus in 7 years reported in San Francisco

A San Francisco man has been infected with the West Nile virus, marking the city’s first case in seven years. The man was likely infected by a mosquito in the

28 Sep 2012

District 7 supervisor candidates debate Prop. A, Parkmerced redevelopment, pedestrian safety

In a room scattered with candidate supporters and a handful of students, the five candidates for District 7 Supervisor gathered at SF State to discuss a series of student and

24 Sep 2012

PHOTOS, VIDEO: Folsom Street Fair unleashes San Francisco's wild side

[caption id=”” align=”alignright” width=”257″ caption=”More than 400,000 people attended the 29th Folsom Street Fair leather event that took place Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012 across 13 blocks of downtown San Francisco.

10 Sep 2012

California may be first state to ban gay conversion therapy for LGBT youth

[caption id=”” align=”alignnone” width=”640″ caption=”Juan Guzman (with laptop), director of the Queer Alliance at SF State, hangs out with other members of the campus group Sept. 10, 2012. Queer Alliance

04 Sep 2012

Queer Asian Pacific Islander community shares stories at new GLBT History Museum exhibit

[caption id=”” align=”alignright” width=”229″ caption=”Amy Sueyoshi, associate dean of the College of Ethnic Studies, is the curator for a new exhibit at the GLBT History Museum. Sueyoshi believes "people don't