12 Dec 2014

Breast cancer survivor and poet is honored by poetry center

SF State’s Poetry Center honored the work of a poet who has transformed her breast cancer diagnosis into messages of survival and strength during a poetry reading Dec. 6. Anne

Dominique Turner struts down the runway during the 2nd Annual Runway Show & Salsa Party at Jack Adams Hall Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014. Martin Bustamante/Xpress.
21 Nov 2014

Student models shine in runway show celebrating women of SF State

Dominique Turner, a third year Africana studies major at SF State, prides herself on her African American culture and her gender. Turner had an opportunity to express her pride in

Pedestrians walk across the Golden Gate Bridge, Monday, Nov. 10, 2014 in San Francisco, Cali.
11 Nov 2014

Overcharged locals should not pay to walk across our bridge

The mind of a typical college student is racing with questions like, “How am I going to pay my rent this month?”, “Where am I going to get my next

Chillwave group, Washed Out, performs at Treasure Island Music Festival on Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014.
20 Oct 2014

Hip hop and electronic music alike draw thousands to the annual Treasure Island Music Festival

A cloud of marijuana smoke, a sea of dancing bodies and live, non-stop music engulfed Treasure Island this past weekend at the eighth annual Treasure Island Music Festival. The two-day

Painting by Damon Lee Johnson "Shuja" an artist featured at the exhibition at SF State in the art gallery showing of The Rose That Grew From Concrete art exhibit at The Art Gallery in the Cesar Chavez Student Center had art on display of art works from individuals who are formally presently incarcerated.
17 Oct 2014

Campus art gallery partners with Project Rebound to share prisoners’ work

An intimate group, comprised of formerly incarcerated individuals, art gallery employees and a couple of SF State students, gathered on campus to discuss racial disparities and unjust treatment in the

12 Oct 2014

Spacious stage times at Treasure Island Music Festival eases stress of large events

Outkast and Massive Attack are headlining at the eighth annual Treasure Island Music Festival and if you are attending, there is no way you’ll be able to miss either performance,

Participants in Kink.com's exhibition team give a demonstration during Folsom Street Fair in San Francisco, Calif. Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014.
23 Sep 2014

Fetishes of all varieties fill the SoMa streets at the 30th annual Folsom Street Fair

In a crowd full of nakedness, accompanied by a sea of leather, live whippings and ball gags, nothing can compare to San Francisco’s Folsom Street Fair. The largest fetish and

Patrons at the first Friday Night Market in the United Nations Plaza.
08 Sep 2014

Friday Night Market gives residents a new way to welcome in the weekend

The sound of indie rock music and mouthwatering scents from multiple food vendors filled the air as hundreds gathered in the United Nations Plaza in preparation for a new twist

02 Sep 2014

Alumni and students prepare to perform in over 150 shows during the 23rd annual SF Fringe Festival

In the heart of San Francisco’s Tenderloin District, underground artists and theater junkies, including some from SF State, will have the opportunity to do what they love at the 23rd

13 Jun 2014

Current and former foster youth embark on the their third annual Mount Shasta climb

For the third year in a row, current and former foster youth are offered a life-changing opportunity that will allow them to scale a 40,000 foot mountain. Fostering Media Connections(FMC)

14 May 2014

Photoshop takes the standard of beauty too far

Ever wonder who decided a skinny frame, blond hair and clear skin was the ideal image of beauty? Ever wonder what influenced why you put those clothes on this morning?

29 Apr 2014

ASI veteran Kenneth Collins clinches presidential seat

The official results of the 2014 Associated Students, Inc. Board of Directors election are in, and Kenneth Collins will serve as the new ASI President. “We are the voice of

22 Apr 2014

Campus-grown food turns into gourmet luncheon at Farm to Fork

Vegetables from SF State’s Sol Patch garden and farms’ within a 200-mile radius of campus, provided hundreds with a four-course, all-vegetarian lunch to enjoy Thursday, April 17. The Sustainability Office

12 Apr 2014

ASI announces results for 18 student government positions

Kenneth Collins was announced as the new ASI president this morning, April 12. In addition to the presidential position, another 18 positions were announced including vice presidential positions and other

04 Apr 2014

Campus organizations celebrate Filipino mural’s 11th anniversary

Eleven years ago more than 200 students, faculty and community members banded together at SF State to create a mural dedicated to Filipino culture and history. Fast-forward to Thursday, April

01 Apr 2014

Farm to Fork event brings “real food” to SF State

Look no farther for great local food in the Bay Area — homegrown, organic fruits and vegetables from local farmers within a 250-mile radius will be brought in for an all-vegetarian, zero-waste “Farm

26 Mar 2014

Harsh statistics bring professionals together to discuss LGBTQ suicide prevention

Compared to the national average of 8-10 percent suicide attempts of adolescents, the LGBTQ community has over twice that number with a 30 percent attempted suicide rate amongst adolescents. These

04 Mar 2014

California: United we stand, divided we fall

Picture this: California, the place we call home, ripped into six very distinctly different states. California is the only state that has everything anyone could ever want: amazing sunny weather,

09 Feb 2014

Art collection reception features discussion with former Black Panther Party Chairman

[set_id=72157640648657035] The Cesar Chavez Student Center’s Art Gallery held a reception for “Black Power, Flower Power” Thursday, Jan. 6. The exhibit held Black Panther Party and Haight-Asbury photo collections from

31 Jan 2014

How 2014 laws will affect students

Thousands of new laws came into effect at the start of the new year, some of which will affect SF State students. More than 40,000 new laws and regulations were