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Teams engage in spirited competition at Costume Dodgeball Tournament

October 31, 2012 News

There’s only one place where you’ll find Mario, Luigi, a team of Los Nachos wrestlers and other unique characters battling it out on the court for the championship title: at the SF State Costume Dodgeball Tournament. Working its fourth annual tournament, intramural and sports clubs coordinator Ryan Fetzer said this was the most successful Costume ...

PHOTOS: SF State gets into Halloween spirit

October 31, 2012 News

From zombies and vampires to psycho pumpkins, SF State students celebrated Halloween by wearing their creatively ghoulish outfits to school. Check out what students wore to school today on this ghostly holiday. [HTML1]

Violent World Series celebrations for Giants' win lead to multiple charges

October 30, 2012 News

The World Series celebration Sunday night resulted in 35 arrests, according to the District Attorney’s Office. After a night of fires, Muni buses being destroyed and rowdy crowds encountering the San Francisco Police Department in the streets, the DA’s office has their work cut out this evening with multiple cases needing review. When cases flowing ...

Giants sweep Tigers for World Series victory

October 28, 2012 News Sports 1 Comment

The San Francisco Giants rushed the mound as they swept their way to become the 2012 World Series champions in a 4-3 victory over the Detroit Tigers. It was an almost sure victory to close out the World Series until the Tigers found their offense in game four, challenging the Giants into overtime. The Giants ...

Friendship Games unites Filipino American students in fierce competition

October 28, 2012 News Sports

SF State’s Friendship Game’s team participated in the 27th Annual Friendship Games hosted by CSU Fullerton Oct. 27. Friendship Games, a yearly event where students — most of them part of Filipino American organizations — from around 50 or more colleges, including UCs, CSUs and some out-of-state colleges, gathered at CSU Fullerton to compete in picnic-like ...

One Giants win to go for World Series victory

October 27, 2012 News Sports

Although there was change of location for game three of the World Series, there certainly was no change of pace for the Giants as they took their third victory from the Detroit Tigers in a 2-0 defeat. The top of the second proved to be the most eventful inning of the ball game, with Hunter ...

Gator women's soccer scrapes 1-1 draw against Cal State LA

October 26, 2012 News Sports

Long shadows cast over Cox Stadium as the Gators came out with a 1-1 draw against the Cal State Los Angeles Golden Eagles in an intense double overtime match. The Gators scored in the 17th minute of the first half when Golden Eagle junior Alexandra Barrett-Scherrer headed the ball in over Gator senior goalkeeper Annicia Jones. The Gators ...

Walk in Her Heels fashionably raises awareness of domestic violence

October 24, 2012 News

The SAFE Place and other SF State sexual and relationship health educators are getting the word out about domestic violence and sexual assault on campus. Today marks the fifth year that The SAFE Place has sponsored Walk in Her Heels—a campus event that raises awareness about sexual assault and domestic violence, and raises money for ...

PHOTOS: Fans celebrate Giants win at The Depot

October 23, 2012 News Sports

As the victory rain poured down at AT&T Park, SF State fans gathered at The Depot to witness the 2012 Giants clinch their way to the World Series. The 9-0 win gave fans like junior Gio Bonabie high hopes that the Giants will take the World Series by storm. “Oh we’re takin’ it. We’re definitely taking ...

Dew Tour day four: Street style results, winners

October 22, 2012 Life News

BMX Street Style Final Results 1st Place – Garret Reynolds Toms River, NJ, 93.00 2nd Place – Dennis Enarson La Mesa, NJ, 89.63 3rd Place – Scotty Cranmer Jackson, NJ, 89.63 4th Place – Corey Martinez Nashville, Tenn., 89.25 5th Place – Dakota Roche Huntington Beach, Calif., 89.13 Skate Street Style Final Results 1st Place ...

Dew Tour day two: BMX semi-final results

October 20, 2012 Life News 2 Comments

BMX Dirt Semi-Final Results: 1st Place – TJ Ellis 89.63 2nd Place – James Foster 88.88 3rd Place – Ryan Nyquist 88.37 4th Place – Colton Satterfield 88.25 5th Place – Dennis Enarson 88.12 6th Place – Luke Parslow 87.94 7th Place – Kevin Peraza 87.81 8th Place – Kyle Baldock 87.75 Skate Street Semi-Final ...

Four-alarm fire in West Portal now contained

October 12, 2012 News

Update 10:54 a.m.: Service has been fully restored to all lines according to the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Authority. A fire in West Portal that was reported at 4:40 a.m. is now contained, but inbound K-Ingleside and M-Ocean View Muni lines at West Portal have been blocked. Shuttles for downtown commuters are departing from St. ...

20 arrested for breaking into Castro Street building

October 10, 2012 News 1 Comment

Approximately 20 people were arrested on Wednesday on suspicion of breaking into a vacant apartment structure in the 500 block of Castro Street, according to Officer Gordon Shyy of the SFPD. One protester was hospitalized after injuring her ankle while trying to leave the scene, according to Shyy. The protester will be brought to the county jail ...

College of Ethnic Studies honor community leaders at 43rd anniversary

October 8, 2012 News 1 Comment

The College of Ethnic Studies celebrated its 43rd anniversary by honoring six community leaders and five SF State student leaders on Oct. 7 at Yoshi’s Jazz Club and Japanese Restaurant in San Francisco. Attendees were treated to live jazz by a quartet, solos by Lawrence Beaman from America’s Got Talent, food and a silent auction to benefit the ...

PHOTOS: Fleet Week soars over busy San Francisco weekend

October 7, 2012 News

From Hardly Strictly Bluegrass, to the Castro Street Fair and the Giants playoffs, Fleet Week made a distinct and impressive showing over a busy San Francisco weekend. People were packed during the five-day event at San Francisco’s waterfront enjoying food and live music, while gazing at Fleet Week planes as they flew at breakneck speeds ...

California State University names Timothy P. White as new chancellor

October 4, 2012 News 1 Comment

UC Riverside Chancellor Timothy P. White has been named the newest chancellor of the California State University System. Charles B. Reed officially announced his retirement earlier this year in May after 14 years of service. “I am humbled to have been chosen to lead the California State University system at such a transformative time,” White ...

Another fire ignites in SF State Humanities Building

October 2, 2012 News 1 Comment

UPDATE 10:47 p.m.: Campus police has confirmed that the fire was arson. UPDATE 7:35 p.m.: The fire alarm was pulled about 20 minutes after the fire was extinguished. Roughly 30 students have evacuated the building. A fire ignited in the second floor men’s bathroom on the north side of the Humanities Building at approximately 7:15 ...