Sturdy, sound and as humble as ever, alumnus and former Olympic weightlifting coach Jim Schmitz returned to campus to teach an Olympic-style weightlifting seminar to students for the first time at SF State.
Schmitz was on the SF State football team during his freshman year in
Fabric is plastered all over the walls of Room 122 in the Creative Arts building, alive and vibrant. Rachel Herscher is seen scurrying around the room, picking up clothes and accessories from fabric tables and dressing up the actors in potential costumes for this year’s theater
Though new to campus, junior Jhaina Stephens, also known as “Prime” or "JJ," has made her presence on the court immediately felt posting 13 points and 9 rebounds in her first regular season game as a gator. The 6’1” forward would go on to average
Students are welcome to be a part of and learn from professionals from the Film, Music, Performing Arts, Broadcasting & Immersive & Social Media industry this Wednesday April 18 at 10 a.m at the Jack Adams Hall.
The discussion panel will consist of SFSU alumni, Jannette
Imagine you’re 20, sitting in the bowels of Madison Square Garden, dressed to impress.
You’re there with 101 other top athletes, anticipating a moment that will be unforgettable and potentially life-changing. The moment when all your hard work and many hours of practice finally pay off.
The graphic displays the upcoming games for the SF State baseball (13-19) and softball (18-24) teams for the month of April. It also includes statistics regarding the teams' season record thus far. The data was collected from the SF State Athletics website to show the
Seniors who frequently visit Mashouf Wellness Center can reap one more added benefit after graduation this spring: investor credit.
Those who work out regularly in the newly opened gym have different memberships available to them, aside from current enrollment and using the facilities for free. One
The University Dance Theater show, “Mortals and Angels,” is a modern dance showcase choreographed by faculty and students of the company. The program consists of eight different performances, but on opening night only six were debuted at SF State.
Out of the six, one was fully
SF State University Police hosted an interactive seminar last week to build awareness within SF State faculty and staff about active shooters.
Lieutenant Wailun Shiu opened up the seminar by asking crowd members what they valued in their lives and asked them to keep that on their
Assistant wrestling coach, graduate student and a California Institute of Regenerative Medicine (CIRM) fellow — just one of these job titles would carry a hectic schedule to maintain on its own.
For Olympic hopeful and super-human Orry Elor, he manages all three — with some time
Students of SF State protest the issue on food insecurities amongst the student body on March 29. The students demanded that the department of student affairs and President's office address this issue immediately.
A stable of pitchers and a breakout fifth inning helped The Gators return to winning ways with a 6-1 victory over the Holy Names Hawks on Monday, April 2 at Maloney Field.
SF State erased a one-run deficit in the fifth, in which they put up
The search is finally over as a new head athletic director has been named at SF State.
The University announced the hiring of Stephanie Shrieve-Hawkins on March 29, after months of searching for the right candidate.
SF State President Leslie Wong released a statement shortly after the
Stress is a term students are all too familiar with. With the hurdle of midterms barely surpassed, graduation sending seniors into emotional turmoil and finals just around the corner, it’s no wonder college has become synonymous with stress.
But in Holistic Health 380: Western Perspectives, SF
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In the weeks following the campus-wide apology email February 23 from SF State President Leslie E. Wong to the Jewish community, the long-standing political and ideological tensions on campus reignited, tearing into the fabric of campus life.
The two major
The California Faculty Association along with all 23 California State Universities have organized a rally taking place on April 4, calling attention to Gov. Jerry Brown and legislatures in Sacramento about the continuing decline in CSU funding, tuition hikes, racism and discrimination and protecting DACA
According to the American Press Institute, the purpose of journalism is “to provide citizens with the information they need to make the best possible decisions about their lives, their communities, their societies, and their governments.” In order to fulfill our purpose as responsible journalists and
The spirit of the first-ever recorded act of collective queer resistance to social oppression and police harassment in the U.S. occurred took place in the Tenderloin District in August 1966 and was embodied at the campus sponsored event for International Transgender Day of Visibility (ITDOV).
The women’s track and field team started the outdoor season off with a bang, coming in with the No. 1 ranking in the nation, according to the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA). This is the highest outdoor ranking that the
After a two-year process, SF State’s farmers market will soon be able to accept Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) cards to address food insecurity on campus.
In 2016, the CSU Chancellor’s Office released a report indicating that approximately “one in four students were food insecure and one
SF State has integrated three levels of training around campus to educate the student body and faculty on proper ways to protect themselves against an active shooter.
According to Everytown research, there have been more than 300 school shootings since 2013, which roughy averages out to
The dean of the college of business, Linda Oubre, will be moving on from SF State this summer after being hired to take over as president of Whittier College. Oubre will become the second female president in Whittier history and the first African-American president.
XPRESS: What is your response to SF State’s Tenants Rights group ‘condemnation’ for allegedly raising rents on employee housing and evicting residents who have retired?
WONG: We’re in a very complex issue now [with] what I would like to call legacy tenants that were in those
The Fifth Annual Clothing Swap at SF State is an opportunity for students to get rid of old clothes, discover some new wardrobe pieces and be a part of a great cause.
The Clothing Swap allows people to donate unwanted clothing without having to make
As everyone on the dancefloor was dancing along to Caballo Dorado’s “Payaso de Rodeo,” it was clear that UndocuWeek accomplished its goal of bringing people together.
“We wanted to do something that didn’t have anything to do with organizing. We wanted to come out and
Although a new "No Smoking on Campus" policy has been put in place for all Cal State Universities, students at SF State continue to smoke without the fear of getting caught.
Students explain why they still smoke on campus and a participant of the Smoke/Tobacco Free
SF State’s wrestling team discovered that for them, positivity and success go hand-in-hand.
After a dismal 2017 season in which no Gator was a national qualifier, 2018 was a bounce-back campaign.
“Our goal this season was to get qualifiers, and we accomplished that,” said head coach Jason Welch,
“No more silence end gun violence,” is just one of the many chants that students and fellow supporters against gun violence were shouting nationwide in an effort to demand better gun control laws.
SF State students this morning staged a walkout in protest to recent gun
To some, the popular song “Express Yourself,” written and sung by Charles Wright and The Watts, is more than just
a song to SF State’s LGBTQ+ students. It’s a safe space to express yourself.
Safe zones play a pivotal role in fostering a safe campus environment by
The School of Social Work celebrated its 50th anniversary as the first master’s in social work program at SF State on March 7.
SF State’s department of social work received three awards recognizing the University’s social worker’s education achievements and services. They received a mention from
The Pop-Up Pantry, SF State’s primary food distribution program operated by Associated Students Inc., celebrated their one year anniversary of providing nearly 300 students with fresh, free groceries each week.
Every Monday in the Student Life Event Center (the Annex), students can come in and
A federal judge dismissed a lawsuit on Friday accusing SF State officials of tolerating and encouraging hostility toward Jewish members of the SF State community.
The suit, stemming in part from the disruption of an April 2016 speech by Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat, was dismissed on
The anticipation inside Room 104 of the creative arts building was at an all-time high. Actors in costumes and directos all scurry around the room putting final touches to their plays.
As he calmly sits in his chair in the front row of the theater and
What would you do if you just coached your team to its first CCAA tournament birth since 1978 and won coach of the year?
If you’re SF State men’s soccer coach Javier Ayala-Hil, you take on a massive new challenge and accept the head coach position
The hour hand and minute hand meet at the apex of the clock. It’s another 12 o’clock practice.
12 a.m., that is.
For SF State’s ice hockey club, this is one of several obstacles that must be dealt with in order to maintain their team.
“Hockey’s a really
She travels far. All the way to allá [there].”
This line embodies the spirit of “Sucia,” a girl who is determined to reach her dreams after she realizes that she cannot be herself in a place where no one else is like her.
Even if it means