09 Apr 2019

University silent about allegations against track coach

San Jose police on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, arrested Chioke Robinson, 45, of San Jose, on suspicion of sexually assaulting four teen girls between 1999 and 2011. Robinson worked as

03 Oct 2018

Kavanaugh Supreme Court confirmation a step closer to erosion of US

Trump-ism has spread from the executive branch to the GOP and now threatens the legitimacy of the Supreme Court. Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination has been delayed pending an FBI investigation into

02 Oct 2018

Kavanaugh case prompts emotional survivor stories on social media

As the scandal of embattled Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh unfolds in front of the public eye, with his defense team consisting of a misogynistic president infamously known to be

21 Feb 2018


The #MeToo movement started a dialogue on college campuses, causing administrators to reflect existing prevention education policies. For 22-year-old SF State student Giovanna Archiga, the #MeToo and #TimesUp campaign needs

13 Sep 2017

Title IX at risk under DeVos

This story was originally published stating that the data regarding the number of complaints and length of time for investigation was pulled from the U.S. News and World Report. Though

23 Aug 2017

Title IX encourages SF State students to report on-campus sexual assault

SF State’s on-campus crime rate has increased by 43 percent, according to the latest Annual Security and Fire Safety Report released Aug.11. The report, which includes data from 2013 to

09 Mar 2017

Campus efforts to mitigate sexual assault don’t guarantee safety

Harmony Notman works full-time at Stonestown Galleria, only a short distance from her Village at Centennial Square residence on campus, but the walk makes her nervous. Notman leaves her job

17 Dec 2016

Student reports sexual assault on campus

An SF State student has filed a report of sexual assault. The incident allegedly occurred in Mary Ward Hall on Thursday. The female victim was at the Designated Smoking Area

26 Oct 2016

If Donald Trump were president of our university, he would be fired

[media-credit name=”Jessylyn Los Banos ” align=”alignnone” width=”560″][/media-credit] Imagine if we had a president at our University who would not allow undocumented students to receive an education, made birth control difficult

29 Mar 2016

Berkeley scandals expose need for independent sexual harassment investigations

Students and faculty at colleges and universities have become all-too-familiar with the endless cycle of sexual harassment allegations at their institutions: Faculty or staff member is accused, faculty or staff

01 Oct 2015

Female victim reports sexual battery near Burk Hall

A female victim reported being sexually battered in the lobby of Burk Hall by an unknown male suspect Wednesday night, according to a university email sent out by Title IX

30 Sep 2015

Transgender students report highest levels of sexual assault

Transgender and gender-nonconforming students experience higher levels of sexual assault, according to the Association of American Universities’ Campus Climate Survey on Sexual Assault and Sexual Misconduct released Sept. 21. In the

28 Apr 2015

Students strut in heels to raise awareness for sexual violence

The men of on-campus Latino organization Hermanos Unidos ditched their sneakers and strapped on high heels to help raise awareness for survivors of sexual assault during the Walk In Their

22 Apr 2015

Hundreds gather in Mission to march in solidarity for Walk Against Rape

Hundreds of men and women gathered around the Women’s Building in the Mission District to march in solidarity for the survivors of sexual assault for San Francisco Women Against Rape’s 10th

21 Mar 2015

University under federal investigation for handling of sexual assault

The Office for Civil Rights added SF State to a list Wednesday that will include them with 104 college campuses under investigation for their handling of sexual violence. The federal examination at

25 Feb 2015

Sexual assault leads women to feel uncomfortable on campus

The day I packed my bags to move into the dorms, my parents gave me a pink bottle of pepper spray and told me to always keep it on me. At

11 Feb 2015

Late-night sexual assault increases campus awareness

An unknown subject allegedly groped a female’s breasts and groin and threatened her with a sharp object on campus Thursday morning, according to a report by University officials. The University

19 Nov 2013

Unpaid interns should have right to sue for sexual harassment

If a student working as an unpaid intern is sexually harassed in his or her workplace, is he or she protected by labor laws? Not unless you live in Oregon.