05 Mar 2012

Protesters take to Capitol building as part of March for Higher Education

The Guardsman of City College of San Francisco contributed to this report. [HTML2] Update 8:15 p.m.: It is estimated that a total of 68 protesters who refused to leave the

22 Feb 2012

Tree crushes car on Lake Merced Blvd., unclear who will pay for damage

A large tree branch that fell on Lake Merced Boulevard before 6 p.m. crushed a parked car, blocking traffic for hours. “When I came out here it was already smashed,”

18 Feb 2012

Bay Bridge closed for construction over President's Day Weekend

UPDATE: The upper westbound deck of the Bay Bridge reopened more than a day earlier than scheduled Sunday.  The successful completion of the bridge was due to “a combination of

13 Feb 2012

New CA budget would increase GPA requirements for financial aid

Significant changes will be coming to financial aid and student loans next year including tougher GPA requirements and limited funding. The new 2012-2013 budget proposal by Gov. Jerry Brown aims

07 Feb 2012

CSU Board of Trustees to hold open meeting on SF State presidential search

The California State University Board of Trustees will begin searching this month for a new SF State president. The committee will hold an open meeting on Monday, Feb. 20 from

30 Jan 2012

SF State student injured in accident on Arballo Drive

An accident near SF State, involving a bicycle and a car, left one student injured Monday at about 1 p.m. A blue Toyota Prius driven by Jesse Vicario, 22, a

22 Jan 2012

PHOTOS: Occupy Wall Street West takes to the streets of the Financial District

Protesters took part in demonstrations against large banks and corporations Friday in several parts of San Francisco and around the Bay Area. The goal of the planned demonstration, billed as

20 Jan 2012

One wounded in Parkmerced shooting

A shooting occurred in Parkmerced Wednesday night leaving one person injured. The victim was waiting on the 300 block of Arballo Drive for a friend at 9:20 p.m. when an

21 Dec 2011

Occupy SFSU camp shut down after overnight dispersal warning

The Occupy SFSU encampment has been cleared from Malcolm X Plaza after an immediate dispersal order was given by the university early this morning. The order came from the University

12 Dec 2011

Occupy movement set to shut down Port of Oakland

Occupy demonstrators are attempting to shut down every major port along the West Coast this morning, including the Port of Oakland. Protesters are hoping to make a statement and cause

09 Dec 2011

Occupy SFSU still undecided on camping over winter break

Occupy SFSUcontinues to camp out at the Malcolm X Plaza in front of the Cesar Chavez Student Center. They are hoping to bring awareness to the ongoing issues within the

08 Dec 2011

More SF State students returning to Career Center for help in difficult economy

While students struggle to find careers after graduating from college, not all of them are taking advantage of the resources available to them on campus. According to the Bureau of

26 Nov 2011

Occupy SF protesters clash with Black Friday shoppers

Occupy SF and Black Friday shoppers were at odds Friday evening as protesters tried to spread their message about corporate greed by blocking entrances to some major retailers on one

18 Nov 2011

VIDEO, PHOTOS: California Faculty Association strikes at Cal State East Bay

A one-day strike took place at Cal State East Bay yesterday by the California Faculty Association members as the result of ongoing pay disputes with the California State University system.

17 Nov 2011

Faculty, students gathered at CSU East Bay for California Faculty Association strike

A few hundred faculty members and students gathered at Cal State East Bay today for a one-day strike approved by the California Faculty Association earlier this month. The strike stems

14 Nov 2011

Student ID cards based on test scores violate privacy

A new academic incentive program, implemented this year by two California high schools, has angered many students, parents and state education officials. John F. Kennedy High School and Cypress High

18 Oct 2011

SF State hosts training session to prepare for campus shooting

A gunman is loose on the SF State campus–where do you go? What do you do? Who do you call? SF State’s University Police Department, Office of Emergency Services and

11 Oct 2011

SF State student studying in Chile caught in middle of violent protest

What started as a typically peaceful Metro ride to school in Santiago, Chile for international relations and Spanish major Frank Polizzi slowly turned sour as the smell of tear gas

03 Oct 2011

SF State ranks number one for most study abroad applicants

While the students at SF State pursue their four year degrees, others search for new ways to expand their education and culturally enrich their lives. For the 2011-2012 academic year

29 Sep 2011

Banned Books Week celebrates controversial reads

Nearly everyone has read “Of Mice and Men” or “Lord of the Flies,” and it’s a fairly common sight in San Francisco to see someone on a bicycle donning a

23 Sep 2011

SF State bookstore renting most textbooks in nation

At the corner of 20th and Winston, an empty space sits dark and abandoned with drooping signs in the window, nooks in the walls where wooden shelves and panels once

22 Sep 2011

New SF State Parents Council stifles students' independence

A new organization is in the process of being formed at SF State this semester, but unlike most campus organizations, this one isn’t for the students. It’s called the Parents

20 Apr 2011

Students, faculty gather to picket chancellor's CSUEB visit

Students and faculty picketed outside the Student Services and Administration building at California State University East Bay April 18 as Chancellor Charles Reed met with its President Mohammad Qayoumi on

18 Apr 2011

Professors and students picket chancellor's visit

Students and faculty picketed at California State University East Bay Monday as CSU Chancellor Charles Reed met with school President Mohammad H. Qayoumi to discuss the president’s upcoming transfer to

24 Mar 2011

Proposed Sunset parklet has neighbors at odds

A proposed parklet on 9th Avenue near Arizmendi Bakery in the Inner Sunset has many neighbors and business owners up in arms. Arizmendi submitted their application to build a parklet,

22 Mar 2011

Protestors march for end to U.S. war and employee exploitation

Protesters took to the streets of San Francisco Saturday to oppose the act of war – those being waged around the world as well as the figurative war on workers.

03 Mar 2011

Teach-in held at CCSF

Students, parents, union members, and members of the community gathered Wednesday night at the City College of San Francisco Mission Campus to speak out against cuts being made to education.

10 Feb 2011

Bicycling group brings second monthly event to city

A different type of party rolled into San Francisco Friday wheeling in enthusiasm and support for the bicycle culture. San Francisco Bike Party, a co-op organization, invites people of all