13 May 2014

Students increase abuse of study drugs as finals close in

With finals week approaching, students are more likely to be found in the library than in the pub, and some who are buckling under endless workloads may look to study

06 May 2014

FDA proposal could limit the sale of e-cigarettes

The Food and Drug Administration released a new proposal April 24 to regulate e-cigarettes, which could be a significant step toward helping college students breathe more easily. The proposal would

29 Apr 2014

Route Zero presents alternate transit options to students

A group of bike riding instructors and sustainability strategists toured SF State for the first time Thursday, April 24, giving students the opportunity to learn about alternative forms of transportation.

22 Apr 2014

Students, faculty present research on depression at SF State’s 2nd Annual Health Symposium

As Ytzya Sanches presented her research on depression in the gay community, she reflected on how she became interested in the topic: at a restaurant outing with her niece. “My

16 Apr 2014

Fraternity brings AIDS awareness to campus

Covered in balloons and lines of tables, the quad became a space to educate students on the impact of HIV and AIDS in their community. Alpha Phi Omega, a national

11 Apr 2014

CEASE gets personal about binge drinking

A campus group recently worked to educate students about the dangers of binge drinking and how to avoid consequences that go beyond the next day’s hangover. Creating Empowerment through Alcohol

09 Mar 2014

“I Had No Idea”: National Eating Disorder Week breaks silence at college campuses

SF State student Lindsay Wengler struggled with bulimia and anorexia in her past, but after receiving guidance, it gave her the strength to pay it forward to students today. Prior

09 Mar 2014

Officials remedy Covered California sign-ups

Covered California had a rough start with Latino enrollment in health insurance for reasons such as website translation errors, lack of awareness and fear of immigration enforcement, but membership numbers

22 Feb 2014

Sugary drinks may get warning labels in California

Soda drinkers and vendors at SF State may soon find sugary drinks sold on campus will have a label to warn against negative health effects. State Senator Bill Monning introduced

07 Feb 2014

Congresswoman Jackie Speier visits SF State, encourages students to enroll in healthcare

Congresswoman Jackie Speier speaks at the Health Fair in the Cesar Chavez Center Friday, Feb. 7 to encourage students to sign up for health insurance. Photo by Ryan Leibrich /