15 Oct 2015

Interactive: Housing crisis extends to faculty

SF State lecturer in health and social sciences, Matthew Silverman, talked to the Golden Gate Xpress about his current housing situation. Due to the lack of affordable housing around campus and in the greater

26 Aug 2015

Exhibit celebrates historic civil rights victory for people with disabilities

In April 1977, nearly 100 disabled people occupied the fourth floor of the Federal Building in San Francisco to demand their civil rights. Almost 38 years later, the unfamiliar story

20 May 2015

Journey to america leads to dreams fulfilled

The U.S Department of State provides up to 55,000 diversity visas to countries with historically low rates of immigration to the U.S. For 25-year-old physiology major Pingdewinde Sam, his chance

02 Dec 2014

Lead suspect in Valdez murder trial pleads not guilty

The man charged with the murder of SF State student Justin Valdez pleaded not guilty to three felony counts Tuesday at the Hall of Justice, one month after new evidence was presented against him.

02 Dec 2014

University to postpone relocation of two museum collections

The University Museum’s plan to move two collections into the Fine Arts Building this spring have been postponed until fall 2015, allowing artifacts to be temporarily loaned to other museums

Lecturer Greg Woods poses in his office Saturday Nov. 8, 2014. Martin Bustamante/Xpress.
11 Nov 2014

Students’ life experiences aid in research between police and community

When criminal justice lecturer Greg Woods started to notice that the least informed members of the community were the most disproportionately affected by the criminal justice system, it became clear

05 Nov 2014

Landis pre trial hearing postponed until January 2015

The pre-trial hearing for former SF State professor Mark Landis was postponed until Jan. 6 due to his absence, said Superior Court Judge Harold Kahn today in court. According to

30 Oct 2014

Valdez trial postponed after Assistant District Attorney falls ill

The preliminary hearing for the man accused of murdering SF State student Justin Valdez was postponed until Nov. 18, due to Assistant District Attorney John Rowland’s sickness. Judge Brendan Conroy

Nes-Per-N-Nub rests beside the lid to his inner sarcophagus while the two outer sarcophagi stand on display in the background Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014.
28 Oct 2014

Mummy and accompaning Egyptian artifacts find new home in college consolidation

The Sutro Egyptian and Treganza collection will be moved as part of the University Museum’s relocation into the Fine Arts building next semester for specialized care and greater student accessibility.

Portrait of Cecilia Lam.
22 Oct 2014

SF State student remembered as hard-working, passionate woman

Roller backpack in tow, Cecilia Lam would tap down the campus halls with her Hello Kitty walking-cane, her sounds alerting classmates and faculty of her presence. Lam, a fearlessly outspoken,

14 Oct 2014

Trending gun violence sparks interest in students at Residential Life’s “Hands Up Don’t Shoot”

A somber ambiance filled the Towers at Centennial Square conference center as a timeline of 18-year-old Michael Brown’s death was read last night. The descriptions leading up to his Aug. 9

09 Oct 2014

Jogger sexually harassed at Cox Stadium, sparks first campus safety alert of the semester

University administration issued a warning to students yesterday regarding a sexual battery incident that happened at Cox Stadium Tuesday, in what was the first campus safety alert this semester. A

Melanie Ruperto from Pacifica an SF State freshman, counseling major, holistic health minor poses for a photo on top of the Cesar Chavez Student Center in San Francisco Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014.
06 Oct 2014

California bans forced sterilizations in prisons following investigations by CIR

California Gov. Jerry Brown signed a new bill Thursday, Sept. 25 banning forced sterilization as a form of birth control in state prisons, a medical procedure commonly given to women

Jeff Duncan-Andrade, Ph.D, a 43-year-old Associate Professor of Raza Studies at SF State, poses for a photo at Thomas L. Berkley Way (20th Street) and Telegraph in Oakland in front of the mural "We Are The Ones We've Been Waiting For" by Jessica Sabogal, a Colombian American graffiti artist. Photo taken in Oakland, Cali. Friday, Sept. 26, 2014.
30 Sep 2014

Student-teacher bond integral to professor’s proposed school

“He thinks he can go to Berkeley,” his math teacher said to him in front of the entire class. Jeff Duncan-Andrade, a Raza Studies and Education professor at SF State,

SF State plans to extend to more than 60,000 square feet of open space at Hunter's Point Shipyard as part of a redevelopment project. Photo taken Monday, Sept. 15, 2014. Eric Gorman / Xpress.
16 Sep 2014

Hunters Point development project possible site for campus extension

President Leslie E. Wong announced last week that SF State plans to be the first university to stake claim to more than 60,000 square feet of open space at a