18 Dec 2018

UPDATED: Finals schedule change stirs anxiety, professors ignore rule

UPDATE:  In the wake of this report, two representatives of SF State’s chapter of the California Faculty Association said the university failed to square the revised Academic Calendar Policy with

12 Dec 2018

Students balance finals and Santa Con

On Saturday afternoon, Union Square in Downtown San Francisco transformed from a popular tourist photo-op to a sea of people donning their best red and white Santa Claus suits and

30 Nov 2018

Make some time for self-care at the Holistic Health open house

Take a break from studying for finals to come to get some free food, listen to music and relieve stress. The Holistic Health Department has an open house on Monday,

31 Oct 2018

CCAA soccer playoffs begin with both SF State teams in action

The conference playoffs for soccer are underway and both the men and women soccer teams have their first-round matchups today. Women’s soccer hosts Cal State San Marcos at 3 p.m.

15 Dec 2017

SF State students find solace in skateboarding

Emily Hernandez, Joshua Tarango and Fernando Ariniega talk about stress, finals and how they use skateboarding as an outlet from school’s pressures and studies. They talk about how important it

24 May 2017

Finals disrupted following bomb threat

** 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,

03 May 2017

Graduating seniors display their artwork for the final time at SF State in a split exhibit

Art students and supporters bounced back and forth between the Associated Students, Inc. Art Gallery in the Cesar Chavez Student Center and the Martin Wong Gallery in the Fine Arts

06 May 2014

Gamers sing ‘Let it Go’ to finals stress

As some SF State students enjoyed their last few weekends before finals, gamers and anime fans spent an evening doing what they love the most: playing video game and watching

23 May 2013

Gators crawl out of the library to study

[HTML1] Finals have once again crept into the lives of SF State students as they try their best to save their GPAs before mentally checking out for summer. This means

16 May 2013

Finals fail to measure or aid student success

Final exams, end of semester projects and bouts of nightlong cram sessions are upon us. With all the talk of assignments, worth a quarter to a third of our grades,

15 May 2013

SEPAL discovers most effective study habits

From all-nighters to intense cramming sessions, many students will go to extreme lengths to get that much desired grade. While these habits may get the quick grade (if successful), there

14 May 2013

Constant computer use results in health risks

Students everywhere are doing it: at home, at work and on campus. Unsafe practice can result in chronic pain, exhaustion and even disease. Many are not aware of the risks,