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Local artists share passions in pursuit of building community

November 29, 2017 Life News

One of Merriam-Webster’s definitions for the word “collective” is “involving all members of a group as distinct from its individuals.” There may as well be a picture of Macro Waves next to that sentence. Macro Waves is a Bay Area art collective, composed of six artists – Robin David, Jeffrey Yip, Thavin Rajanakhan, Dominic Cheng, ...

J. The Jewish News of Northern California details rocky history between Wong and Jewish campus community

May 3, 2017 News 2 Comments

  J. The Jewish News of Northern California published a duo of damning articles this evening outlining President Wong’s rocky history with the Jewish community on campus. The publication, which covers a range of topics that pertain to the Northern California Jewish community, published a news story alongside an op-ed focused on the campus climate concerning ...

Parkmerced bar shakes shady rep to bring in college students

May 3, 2017 Life

The Park Merced watering hole, known to many as The Lister, has recently undergone a few changes aimed at bringing in more of a crowd from the Parkmerced community, including SF State students. The introduction of live music every second and fourth Thursday of the month has helped create a local college bar atmosphere and ...

SF State hosts post-election Community Forum

November 29, 2016 Multimedia

SF State hosted a Community Forum on November 10, to allow students and faculty a safe space to voice their feelings and opinions regarding Donald Trump’s victory over Hillary Clinton. The event held in Jack Adams Hall, was lead by Derethia Duval, the director of the Counseling and Psychological Services Center. Read more: Emotions Run ...

Student volunteer group to provide aid in Peru

April 8, 2015 News 5 Comments

Shadowing doctors, checking vitals and dispensing prescriptions may sound like costly training only available at medical school, but for six SF State students it is the experience they can expect on their trip to Lima, Peru next month. The students are members of Medlife, an organization that partners with poor communities in Latin America to provide ...