23 May 2014

Yoga instructor who taught his first class in jail will retire after 49 years

Yoga instructor Larry “Lar” Caughlan will roll up his mat for a six-month hiatus after 49 years spent as a student and teacher at SF State. “It’s amazing to have

21 May 2014

New app aims at campus, turning students into their own cashier

Being in the hub of the tech industry, SF State is always looking for ways to improve student life on campus with new technology. “Overall, SF State is an exciting

06 May 2014

Bay Area celebrates 20 years of campus Malcolm X mural

May Day marked the 20th Annual Malcolm X Mural Celebration for SF State, while students and Greek life from around the Bay Area joined together to honor the mural’s creation.

Joseph Greenwell, Dean of Students, talks with Jebril Fayyad, founder and president of United People for Peace, at SF State's Accessible Adventures Day held in Malcolm X Plaza Tuesday, April 15. Photo by Jenny Sokolova / Xpress
15 Apr 2014

First standalone Dean of Students in 20 years leaves for UC Berkeley

The news of Joseph Greenwell’s departure has left colleagues with bittersweet feelings. SF State’s Dean of Students recently announced that he will move from one Bay Area college to another.

SF State's Carter Loud  is tagged out at home plate by Cal State L.A. Cody Doyle in the first game of a doubleheader against the Golden Eagles, at SF State's Maloney Field, Saturday, April 12.
12 Apr 2014

Men’s baseball still undefeated at conference

SF State Men’s Baseball continues their success with two wins today during a doubleheader against Cal State L.A. After extra innings in the first game, they finished 4-3 and ended

SFFD Chief Marty Ross looks out toward the ocean while briefing the media during the search for a 14 year-old boy who was swept out to sea on Ocean Beach Wednesday, April 9, 2014. Jessica Christian/Xpress.
09 Apr 2014

BREAKING: Coast Guard and SFFD search for missing swimmer

The search for a 14-year-old boy who was swept out into the ocean at Ocean Beach yesterday around 4 pm was suspended for the night after hours of searching. A

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04 Mar 2014

Bay Area students join the fight against the Keystone Pipeline (VIDEO)

[HTML1] Nine activists were arrested while students and supporters rallied downtown Monday morning in response to the 398 arrests made in Washington on Sunday for protesting against Obama’s Keystone XL

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04 Mar 2014

Creative Arts Building expects facelift in 2018

A student walks by the current broadcast wing of the Creative Arts building Monday, March 3. Photo by Tony Santos / Xpress The Creative Arts Replacement Building project, which has

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26 Feb 2014

Chilean speakers inspire SF State’s first student union

SF State’s first student union held its opening event that featured three Chilean student activists to speak about social activism in Chile as apart of their national speaking tour Friday at The

22 Feb 2014

News isn’t the place for celebrity gossip

With the era of ever-expanding technology among us, media outlets are everywhere we look. They continue to feed us more information, whether we want it or not. However, with great

19 Feb 2014

Students search for definitive answer on why Wong said no to Tasers

SF State President Leslie Wong talks with Xpress news staff about his decision not to arm University police officers with Tasers Monday, Feb. 10. Photo by Jessica Christian / Xpress

Linda Jo Morton, gardening specialist for University Property Management, and Alex Kimble, grounds student assistant, trim damaged leaves from an agave plant in Parkmerced Monday, Feb. 11. UPM has replaced small lawns with drought-tolerant plants in an effort to reduce water use on campus. Photo by Ryan Leibrich / Xpress
13 Feb 2014

Conservation efforts continue on campus, even after rains

Linda Jo Morton, gardening specialist for University Property Management, and Alex Kimble, grounds student assistant, trim damaged leaves from an agave plant in Parkmerced Monday, Feb. 11. UPM has replaced

06 Feb 2014

University groups complete Taser resolution draft

University Affairs students met with representatives from Students Against Police Brutality in the Cesar Chavez Student Center tonight, to further amend the resolution concerning the possibility of arming University police

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05 Feb 2014

SF State brings in new Assistant Dean of Students Brian Stuart

SF State recently welcomed a new Assistant Dean of Students, who seeks to bring a fresh perspective this spring semester by engaging with students on a personal level. Within his

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28 Aug 2013

Campus recreational field brings students out to play

This past spring, the Campus Recreation Department opened a new recreational field. The “West Campus Green,” located between the Humanities Building and Village B near Font Blvd., features an all-weather