20 May 2013

Psychology graduates get alternative ceremony

[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="1024"] Lea Lunden, soon-to-be SF State psychology graduate, stands in the Jerry Garcia Amphitheater in McLaren Park. This amphitheater is the alternate location for the psychology department’s

14 May 2013

Bangladesh safety monitor trumpets workers rights at SF State

The collapse of a Bangladeshi garment factory building, which produced American and European retail clothing, reverberated around the world. The tragedy left 1127 low-wage workers dead and thousands injured caused

08 May 2013

Freshman tragically dies after frat party

A woman dressed in red robes raised an urn of lit incense up to the sky to guide the young man’s spirit into the afterlife. Buddhist nuns chanted prayers as

24 Apr 2013

Students decry SF State's delayed bomb threat warning

[caption id=”” align=”alignnone” width=”1024″ caption=”A University Police officer walks out of the Creative Arts Building holding a shoe box after a reported bomb threat on Monday, April 22, 2013 and

18 Apr 2013

SF State acclaims student leaders

[caption id=”” align=”alignnone” width=”1024″ caption=”SF State student Christopher Valentino receives his award in the outstanding student leader category from President Leslie E. Wong at the Dean of Students Leadership Awards

16 Apr 2013

Beloved disability activist, professor remembered at reception

Friends, colleagues and loved ones celebrated disability activist and SF State professor Paul Longmore’s life and works at the University’s downtown campus in a series of speeches titled “Mischievous Entanglements:

09 Apr 2013

High cost graduation tickets yield harsh responses, talk of change

[caption id=”” align=”alignnone” width=”1024″ caption=”Lea Lunden, a psychology major, says the price is too high, at 85 dollars per ticket, for her and her family to attend her department's graduaton

07 Apr 2013

Graduation ceremony cost elicits student disapproval

Expensive graduation ceremony fees are the newest topic of SF State intrigue in the Bay Area news scene after the San Francisco Chronicle broke the story April 1, that a

02 Apr 2013

New student group fosters Filipino men in developing identity

Editor’s Note: Though this article contains general details about a meeting in the Counseling and Psychological Services Department on campus, all meetings are confidential. None of the quotes that appear in

13 Mar 2013

Students face impaction; SF State solicits feedback

[caption id=”” align=”alignnone” width=”1024″ caption=”Design and industry professor, Silvan Linn, guides students on a computer-aided drafting assignment on Monday, March 11, 2013 in a technical drawing 2 class. Photo by

03 Mar 2013

SFSU Confessions closing after rumors of school pressure

UPDATE March 5 [caption id="attachment_41670" align="alignright" width="259" caption="A screenshot of the final posts on the SFSU Confessions Facebook page."][/caption] The SFSU Confessions page which was scrolled and shared by thousands

27 Feb 2013

SFSU Confessions marks new outlet for campus gossip

Editor’s note: Due to the possible punitive action SF State could take against the administrator of the “SFSU Confessions” page were his/her identity revealed, we have decided to keep the

19 Feb 2013

Student vigilante tries to recover stolen phone

[caption id=”” align=”alignnone” width=”1024″ caption=”SFPD Officer Pheng interviews Nao Funada, a computer science major, who had her Android phone snatched from her at a bus stop on 19th and Holloway

19 Feb 2013

Creative Arts Building flood damages near $800,000, destroys priceless props

[caption id=”” align=”alignnone” width=”1024″ caption=”Crescencio Reyes puts new floors into the rooms downstairs in the Creative Arts building at SF State. This shows damage from the flood created by a

14 Feb 2013

SF State alum launches smartphone rewards app

[caption id=”” align=”alignnone” width=”1024″ caption=”Michael Perry, 26, took seven years to graduate from SF State and since then has used his entrepreneurial spirit to create the Gving App, an iPhone

05 Feb 2013

BREAKING: Save CCSF coalition attempts to sway attention toward City College peril

Activism is in the air at SF State, as a group of students gathered in the Ethnic Studies Hall earlier this evening to brainstorm ways to save their sister school,

05 Feb 2013

CCSF accreditation requirements put students on edge

*See infographic here City College of San Francisco student Mireya Leon graduated from high school only a few months ago, but she already has a dream: Transferring to SF State

28 Jan 2013

PODCAST: Long-awaited Queer Resource Center excites LGBTQ community

[caption id=”” align=”alignnone” width=”1024″ caption=”Cassidy Barrington, center, director of the Queer Resource Center, talks with Heather Russell, left, and partner, Tobi Harper, right, at the Queer Resource Center's office that