Heroes die too: the complex legacy of Stan Lee

November 14, 2018 Latest Opinion 0 Comments

The man who became the face of Marvel Studios through cameos and outspoken opinions on social justice became a role-model and father figure to innumerable enthusiasts who were unable to voice what they felt, or admired the messages portrayed through the Marvel stories — Stan Lee, has died at the age of 95. Arguably the ...

Car Accident on Lake Merced Blvd.

November 12, 2018 News 0 Comments

A man driving a black Prius crashed into a lamp post on Lake Merced Blvd at Font Blvd at 6:32 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 12. “Single car collision with injuries to be determined,” said UPD Officer Kelly who was organizing traffic after assisting the man into an ambulance. “But he’s being transported to a local ...

Gators show up to vote

November 11, 2018 Latest News 0 Comments

Midterm elections have historically been particularly disappointing with regards to young voter turnout. But this year’s midterm turnout is far higher than typical, and SF State University student voters followed along with the trend. Students lined up all afternoon and into the night at the polling place on campus at the Seven Hills Conference Center. ...

Democrats retake the House

November 10, 2018 News 0 Comments

Voters overwhelmingly supported the Democrats to take over majority in the House, ending an eight year reign in that branch of government for the GOP on Tuesday, Nov. 6. However the Republicans maintained control in the rest of government. The once-conservative House seats were filled by a diversity of candidates, many of them women, first-time ...

Shooter kills 12 at Thousand Oaks bar

November 8, 2018 News 0 Comments

A 28-year-old man shot and killed 12 nightclub patrons, staff and a police officer, and injured of at least 18 during a mass shooting at a bar in southern California early this morning. Wednesday was college night at the Thousand Oaks club, with patrons as young as 18 allowed to enter, according to the Borderline ...

Body found at Lake Merced, raises questions

November 7, 2018 News 1 Comment

A 64-year-old Daly City resident named Maria Lam was discovered dead at Lake Merced in the early morning of Tuesday, Oct. 30. The circumstances of her death will remain a mystery to the public since the SFPD will not disclose any information. The SF State UPD was not notified of the death nor was their ...

GUPS rallies around Dr. Edward Said mural

November 7, 2018 News 0 Comments

General Union of Palestine students reaffirmed their commitment to the Palestinian struggle during an anniversary event at Jack Adams Hall on Thursday, Nov. 1. The ceremony commemorated the 11th anniversary of the Dr. Edward Said mural, which faced resistance from a number of groups before its completion in 2007. Professor of Arab and Muslim Ethnicities ...

Gators show up to vote

November 6, 2018 News 0 Comments

Midterm elections have historically been particularly disappointing with regards to young voter turnout. But this year’s midterm turnout is far higher than typical, and SF State University student voters followed along with the trend today. Students lined up all afternoon and into the night at the polling place on campus at the Seven Hills Conference ...

New generation of voters eager to cast ballot

October 31, 2018 Latest News 0 Comments

After being forced to stand idly by during the presidential election between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, many first time voters at SF State are eager to have a say this time around. “It’s gonna be pretty cool trying to make a difference,” said Jalen Flanagan, an undeclared freshman at SF State. “I haven’t looked ...

SF State improv groups commemorate social justice

October 19, 2018 Latest Life News 1 Comment

Gathered on cloth-covered seats, students and visitors clumped together sporadically throughout Knuth Hall at SF State in anticipation of a cultural commemoration. They came to support their friends, search for inspiration, understanding or commemorate their memories. A series of collaborative performances at SF State between the Asian Improv Arts, the Sound and Social Justice Commons ...

A look into SFSU: Medina Family Farms

October 18, 2018 Latest Multimedia

Jaime Medina’s family farm brings their berries from their farm in Watsonville to SFSU’s campus every Thursday. The berries 81-mile journey begins at 4 a.m., and arrive fresh in time for SFSU’s farmers’ market. The market has an official 10 a.m. opening time, but many stalls are set up and ready to sell prior to ...

Rapper Mac Miller dies of apparent drug overdose

September 8, 2018 News

Rapper Mac Miller, 26, has reportedly died of a drug overdose, according to TMZ. Law enforcement officials are reported to have responded to an emergency call at 11:50 a.m., where they found Mac Miller and pronounced him dead at the scene. Malcolm James McCormick of Pittsburgh began his career on a high when his first ...