04 Oct 2014

SF State student shot and killed in East Palo Alto

An SF State student was shot and killed in East Palo Alto Friday evening. Police found Mark Madden, 20, dead from gunshot wounds when they responded to a shooting at

29 Sep 2014

California governor vetoes $50 million in deferred maintenance funding for the CSU

An additional $50 million that the California State University (CSU) Board of Trustees lobbied to include in the governor’s budget earlier this year for necessary repairs across campuses will not

23 Sep 2014

Wong does not regret $3.8 million Science Building shutdown

The University spent $3.83 million on the temporary closure, remediation and reopening of the Science Building after the discovery of environmental hazards in the facility late last year, according to

29 Aug 2014

UPDATED: President Wong partners with Mexican university

UPDATED: President Leslie E. Wong signed SF State into its first partnership with a Mexican university Aug. 29 at their campus in Tijuana, opening doors for an exchange of students, faculty

26 Aug 2014

Wong seeks funds for new facility, considers demolition of Science Building

President Leslie E. Wong announced Monday that SF State may soon look toward private or public sources to fund the construction of a new, 200,000 square-foot science building on 19th

24 Jul 2014

UPDATED: Former SF State Professor allegedly filmed students using private restroom

A former SF State professor is being accused of recording current and former students in the bathroom of his home, the Examiner reported. Mark Landis, an accounting professor who resigned

07 May 2014

Man who allegedly shot SF State student released

A San Francisco resident booked on suspicion of the homicide of an SF State student was released from jail Tuesday, according to the San Francisco Sheriff’s Department. The door handle

05 May 2014

SF State student shot to death in SOMA

An intoxicated SF State student was shot and killed early Saturday morning when he entered a third-floor unit, two floors beneath his apartment at Mission and Fifth Streets, according to

22 Apr 2014

Hunky Jesus Competition hits Golden Gate Park for 35th annual celebration

[HTML1] Their fondness for pot was all the 4/20 revelers perched atop Hippie Hill shared with those at the other side of Golden Gate Park on Sunday, where men dressed

16 Apr 2014

UPDATE: Parts of Science Building scheduled to re-open in two weeks

SF State officials are scheduling staggered times for faculty and staff to enter the Science Building April 28, according to Ron Cortez, vice president and chief financial officer of administration

08 Apr 2014

Transit agency proposes 19th Avenue subway option, station at SF State campus

The San Francisco County Transit Agency (SFCTA) recommended Monday in a feasibility study that transportation planners opt for a longer subway from Ocean Avenue near St. Francis Circle to SF

01 Apr 2014

Police investigate alleged viewer of child pornography in Cesar Chavez Student Center

Police have opened an investigation into an incident that occurred March 22 involving a 63-year-old man who allegedly used a computer in the Cesar Chavez Student Center to view child pornography,

19 Mar 2014

Squatters seek refuge in ‘unauthorized encampment’ in University housing

Firefighters discovered evidence of squatters on the ground level of a University Park North building when they responded to a fire alarm that awoke residents early Feb. 16, according to

01 Feb 2014

Update: faculty and staff will get scheduled times to enter Science Building

SF State faculty and staff with offices and laboratories in the Science Building are to be scheduled a time to enter the premises for the retrieval of items. They must be accompanied

29 Jan 2014

Staff and faculty allowed temporary entrance to Science Building for priority item retrieval

In a message from President Leslie E. Wong, two environmental safety firms have decided to allow  faculty and staff temporary entrance into the Science Building to select items for priority

29 Jan 2014

SF State professor selected as a candidate for Mars One in 2024

Jan Millsapps, a cinema professor at SF State, is one of 1,058 candidates chosen by the spaceflight project Mars One to take a one-way trip to Mars in 2024. Photo