06 Nov 2018

24th annual Día de Los Muertos altar festival celebrated in the Mission District

People gather from all over the bay with their yellow and orange marigold flowers, special meals, pictures and festive decorations to the annual Día de Los Muertos altar viewing in

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07 Nov 2017

Celebrating life and death

This article was previously posted in Spanish. Celebrating the dead is a Mexican concept in which a person can share their emotions with many others participating in the Day of

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04 Nov 2017

Celebrar la vida y la muerte

This article is written in Spanish, an English version will be added soon. Celebrar la muerte es un concepto Mexicano en el cual uno puede desahogar su duelo con muchos

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04 Nov 2017

BECA student Gabriela Sanchez remembered at on-campus vigil

Friends and family of SF State BECA student Gabriela Sanchez gathered in remembrance on Friday, Nov. 3 in the Richard Oakes Multicultural center at a Dia de los Muertos celebration

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02 Nov 2017

BECA student Gaby Sanchez honored in vigil – family concerned about respecting Dia de los Muertos traditions

After months of her family trying to host a vigil on SF State’s campus, a Dia de los Muertos celebration of life will be held on Friday, Nov. 3 in

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28 Oct 2015

Our culture is not a costume

[media-credit name=”Illustration by Reid Cammack” align=”alignright” width=”515″][/media-credit] The scariest part of Halloween is not the monsters or gory costumes but how ignorant people are about other cultures. During Halloween, we

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05 Nov 2013

Comedic play brings humor to Day of the Dead celebrations

“The Still Life Cabaret,” a comedic play coupled with song and dance, highlights the significance of Día de los Muertos. Written and directed by SF State professor Carlos Baron, the

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04 Nov 2013

Mission District celebrates Día de los Muertos

[set_id=72157637320313043] Every year, the Mission District of San Francisco reserves Nov. 2 to celebrate life through the remembrance of the dead. The Dia de Los Muertos parade, which marches down

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15 Oct 2013

SOMArts celebrates Día de los Muertos

[set_id=72157636602935006] The SOMArts Cultural Center was alive with people looking to honor the dead at the opening reception of this year’s Día de los Muertos art exhibition, last Friday. The event,

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