Marin County fires prompt Highway 101 closure and evacuations

October 17, 2017

Fires continue to pop up in the North Bay. Brush fires in the hills around Sausalito on Tuesday afternoon prompted the closure of southbound Highway 101 off of Rodeo Avenue in Marin City and are expected to cause major delays. Drivers in the affected area are being diverted off Highway 101 at Marin City. The ...

Comedian performs at SF State to destigmatize hearing Loss

October 16, 2017 Life

Growing up, D.J. Demers refrained from bringing attention to his hearing aids. Now an award-winning stand-up comedian, Demers embraces them and uses his platform to advocate for those who are similarly affected by hearing los s. “The thing is, I’ve had hearing aids since I was four,” said Demers. “I don’t even remember life without ...

Emerging Electric Skateboard Scene at SF State

October 9, 2017 Multimedia

Students whizzing around on electric skateboards are becoming more of a common sight at SF State. The latest e-boards are proving to be legitimate modes of transportation while being fun in a way that differentiates them from their non electric counterparts. Students who have incorporated the e-board into their daily commute share their experience.

Environmental organizations showcased at second annual Green Rush

September 23, 2017 Life News

SF State’s diverse assortment of environmental organizations were on hand at Malcolm X Plaza for the second annual Green Rush, an environmental take on the typical Greek rush. Hosted by SF State’s Environmental Resource Center, or the ERC, the Green Rush doesn’t actually involve fraternities or sororities. Instead, the event promotes SF State’s numerous on-campus ...

League of Gaming scores Esports sponsors

September 12, 2017 Life 3 Comments

Part video game social club, part competitive video game organization, SF State’s League of Gaming hopes to continue to grow this semester while developing partnerships with current and new esports sponsors. Esports, the formal term for professional competitive gaming, has quickly gained popularity around the world and is now a multi-million dollar industry. Sports Illustrated ...