16 May 2012

Robert Corrigan plans future after stepping down as SF State president

After serving 24 years as president of SF State, Robert A. Corrigan is looking forward to the days when he can read a book for pleasure, work on writing a

10 May 2012

California Faculty Association moves closer to strike

As pressure mounts for the California Faculty Association and the California State University to reach a contract agreement, about 30 faculty and students gathered Tuesday at 19th and Holloway avenues

17 Apr 2012

CSU places temporary hold on grants for graduate students

With the first year of a two-year master’s degree in counseling almost under her belt, Arielle Smith is looking forward to a career as a college counselor. But since she

13 Apr 2012

Chancellor Reed places hold on grant awards for graduate students

As continuing students eagerly began checking their student aid award offers this week, graduate students at SF State were stunned to find that any mention of a State University Grant,

31 Jan 2012

SF State alumni sell T-shirts to raise money for Japanese tsunami victims

In a tranquil apartment in Hayes Valley, a small side table topped with perfectly-folded T-shirts packed carefully away in a plastic container serves as a daily reminder that more than

28 Aug 2011

CSU Trustees approve another 12 percent tuition increase

Students at all 23 California State University campuses across the state returned to more than just new classes this semester, as tuition and fees rose by an unprecedented 22 percent

12 May 2011

Seating lab will unveil possible BART replacements

Horror stories of the things found on BART’s fabric-covered seats range from drug-resistant bacteria to the more mundane used condom or human feces. With the launch of the so-called “Fleet

09 Mar 2011

Campaign makes push for domestic employee laws

Calls for paid sick days, overtime pay and a safe and healthy workplace were just some of the demands that had men and women packed in a meeting room in

08 Mar 2011

Go ahead, explore your inner warlock

Charlie Sheen is not winning. At the moment, he is out of a job, has lost custody of his young sons and is riding his newfound Twitter fame all the

02 Feb 2011

BART board approves plan for shops at stations

Uninviting, barren, cement structures are currently the norm for most of the BART system’s stations. A new plan recently approved by the BART Board of Directors hopes to change that,

25 Jan 2011

New museum highlights GLBT history

Pieces of lockers from an old bathhouse, a vast collection of matchbooks from gay bars, a flashy sequined dress, and a display of various sex toys in all shapes and