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Gas line damaged outside Student Services Building

November 17, 2017 News

On Friday, roughly around noon, there was a gas leak outside the Student Services building at SF State. “We were using a jackhammer to make repairs to the waterline, but no one told us about the gas line,” said Rufino Gomez, plumber for Express Plumbing. “Nobody knew about the gas lines and so we mistakenly ...

Dean of College of Ethnic Studies files lawsuit against SF State

August 24, 2017 News 1 Comment

The dean of the College of Ethnic Studies Department (COES) at SF State filed a lawsuit yesterday, suing the University for unlawful discrimination, harassment, retaliation and defamation. On Wednesday, Aug. 23, Kenneth P. Monteiro, Ph.D., dean of the COES, filed the suit in the San Francisco Superior Court, after the University failed to respond to ...

Finals disrupted following bomb threat

May 24, 2017 News

** Ian Williams contributed to this article. The HSS building was shut down earlier today due to police activity in the wake of a bomb threat, according to Mary Kenny, director of news and new media. Kenny said in an email that the University had received a bomb threat and the HSS building had been ...

SF State graduate student identified as Treasure Island homicide victim

May 16, 2017 News

The victim of a homicide on Treasure Island Wednesday has been identified as an SF State graduate student. He was identified by the medical examiner Friday, weeks before accepting his master’s degree, SFGate reported. Although initially identified as Guo Yuchuan, his professors knew him as Yuchuan Guo, according to the same report. Treasure Island Development ...

Second armed robbery within four days occurs Halloween night

November 2, 2016 News

A male victim contacted the University Police around noon yesterday to report an on-campus strong-armed robbery, according to a campus-wide email sent by Vice President & Title IX Coordinator Luoluo Hong. This incident marks the second armed robbery to occur on campus in the span of a week. The robbery occurred at approximately 11:50 p.m. ...

White nationalist group no-show at University rally

October 17, 2016 News 2 Comments

A news helicopter hovered over Malcolm X Plaza today as students and faculty gathered for a planned rally by a European heritage advocacy organization, but the group unexpectedly changed the location of the protest. Identity Evropa, an “organization dedicated to promoting interests of people of European heritage,” according to their Facebook page, retweeted a post ...

SF State student found dead near campus

October 6, 2016 News 1 Comment

An SF State student was found dead near Stonestown Galleria on Wednesday, according to a statement released by President Leslie E. Wong. A police investigation is underway in the death of the student, accounting major Maxim Tolstov. Foul play is not suspected, according to the statement. “We extend our deepest sympathies to Maxim’s family and ...

Police receive report of sexual assault outside Burk Hall

February 5, 2015 News

A University email alert informed students and staff of a reported sexual battery that took place on campus Thursday morning at around 1 a.m. The University Police Department received reports of an unknown male suspect who followed the victim down from the Cesar Chavez Student Center to the pathway between Burk Hall and the Student ...

Man sustained non-fatal shot to head in Ingleside

May 7, 2014 News

A man was non-fatally shot in the head today while walking southbound on Ashton St., between Holloway Ave. and Head St. The suspect is still at large, and no description has been provided yet. The victim, who has not yet been identified is still conscious and has been transported to San Francisco General Hospital for ...

BREAKING: One person injured in shooting on Brighton and Holloway

March 20, 2014 News

Police officers on the scene of the shooting at Brighton and Holloway. Lights are shining on the spot where the shooting took place. Photo by Jessica Christian / Xpress One person has been shot in the ankle in the Ingleside neighborhood, when shots were fired earlier this evening on Brighton and Holloway. According to KRON4, ...