28 Feb 2016

Gators trounced in series finale

The SF State baseball team had its five-game winning streak snapped Sunday, as they fell to the Cal Poly Pomona Broncos, 7-4 The loss was the continuation of game two

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28 Feb 2016

Women’s track and field athletes crack top-10 all-time lists

The SF State women’s track and field team rewrote the University record book during the 2016 Johnny Mathis Invitational at Cox Stadium Saturday, Feb. 27. First, sophomore and civil engineering major

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28 Feb 2016

Rock climbing photographer teaches SF State students how to take pictures 80 ft. above the ground

When critically acclaimed photographer Jim Thornburg takes rock climbing pictures, he explained that he has developed a special technique. He hangs in the climbing harness on the rock wall, and with his legs

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28 Feb 2016

Gators ride down Broncos in extra innings

The SF State baseball team notched their fifth straight victory Saturday, stunning the No. 25 ranked Cal Poly Pomona Broncos 5-4 in extra innings. Game two of the scheduled double

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26 Feb 2016

Students and faculty meet with President Wong as potential cuts loom for Ethnic Studies

[slideshow_deploy id=’70842′] Students clad in black and red hurried around the halls of the Ethnic Studies and Psychology Building early Thursday morning with flyers still warm from the printer, as

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25 Feb 2016

News Brief: Wong meets with students and faculty as tensions over potential Ethnic Studies cuts rise

In a meeting with President Leslie E. Wong Thursday morning, students, faculty and members of the campus community gathered to list their demands in response to news of potential spending

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25 Feb 2016

Photography book revisits the Philippine Revolution

Pulitzer Prize winner and SF State assistant professor of photojournalism Kim Komenich celebrated the release of his book “Revolution Revisited” with a photography exhibition and book signing Tuesday at Leica

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23 Feb 2016

GUPs demonstrates solidarity with Palestinian journalist

The General Union of Palestine Students came together at Malcolm X Plaza Tuesday afternoon in a demonstration of solidarity with Palestinian journalist Mohammed Al-Qeeq, who is being imprisoned without charges

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23 Feb 2016

Sustainability of new wellness center highlighted at community meeting

Capital Planning, Design and Construction met Tuesday, Feb. 22 in Jack Adams Hall with the campus community to discuss the sustainability features of the new Mashouf Wellness Center. The $85.6

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23 Feb 2016

Update: Students meet as financial issues loom for Ethnic Studies

Graduate and undergraduate students in the College of Ethnic Studies met Tuesday to discuss and finalize their demands in the face of financial difficulty for the college. Students and faculty

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23 Feb 2016

Faculty showcase personal stories through artwork in student-run exhibit

The Fine Arts Gallery was bustling Tuesday night, with faculty and student conversations echoing throughout the large room. The white walls were well-lit, highlighting the faculty members’ artwork while students

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23 Feb 2016

Inaction is no longer an option for climate change

New research released Monday definitively linked the recent global increase in coastal flooding to rise in sea level as a result of man-made global warming. Though climate change is an

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23 Feb 2016

Gators on offensive tear after fourth straight victory

The SF State baseball team secured their fourth straight victory Tuesday, defeating the Sonoma State Seawolves 6-1. The victory improved the Gators’ record to 6-4 on the season. The score

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23 Feb 2016

Student protests lead to new electronic water fountains

Filtered water bottle filling stations and drinking fountains will soon replace five standard water fountains on campus. The Office of Sustainability and President Leslie E. Wong initiated this project, which was supported by

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23 Feb 2016

Kanye’s ego shines through on new album

Kanye West has unapologetically put his ego on full blast in his new album, “The Life of Pablo.” I’m not one who agrees with everything he says or does, but

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23 Feb 2016

Win for debate team opens door to nationals

SF State’s forensics team snagged a victory this weekend, taking first place in the District Qualifier and Pacific Championship at the University of Southern California. The tournament, held Sunday, Feb.

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23 Feb 2016

Cis actors continue to take credit for trans rights

When I heard the news that a movie would be made based on the life of transgender pioneer Lili Elbe, I was cautiously optimistic. When I heard that Eddie Redmayne,

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23 Feb 2016

Bible thumpers should hate less and love more

I’ve always had a strong, “you-do-you” policy when it comes to religion. You do you, and you believe in what you want, as long as you aren’t harming anyone. Growing

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23 Feb 2016

Former Giants’ minor league catcher turns to coaching

After 10 years in minor league baseball, nine of which he played in the San Francisco Giants’ minor league system, new SF State assistant baseball coach Tyler LaTorre is thrilled

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23 Feb 2016

Design gallery expects to offer innovative exhibitions

SF State began construction on a 2,000-square-foot design gallery over winter break on the lower level of the Fine Arts Building. The gallery, set to open Fall 2016, is part

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22 Feb 2016

Lunar year celebration brings Chinese cultural awareness to SF State

   Red paper lanterns were hung around the walls, “true-lover’s knots” were stuck on the edge of the stage to bless the coming guests with its symbolization of joyfulness. A cherry

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22 Feb 2016

Gators offense stymied by Coyotes

The SF State softball team fell short after losing a doubleheader series against Cal State San Bernardino. Game 1  The Gators quickly started off fine up until a rough fourth

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21 Feb 2016

Women’s basketball remains upbeat after senior night loss

In what would be four seniors’ last game at The Swamp on senior night, the SF State women’s basketball team came up just short of an epic comeback against the

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21 Feb 2016

Men’s basketball wins in epic fashion on senior night

Nothing less than a triple overtime gauntlet victory would have done justice to the SF State men’s basketball team on senior night. The Gators defeated the Sonoma State Seawolves 80-76,

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21 Feb 2016

Near perfect pitching leads Gators past Urban Knights

The SF State baseball team defeated the Academy of Art Urban knights 5-1 Saturday at Maloney Field. It was virtually mistake-free baseball, and a dominant performance by starting pitcher Matt

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20 Feb 2016

Student band opens rock concert

What at first seemed to be a no-show quickly turned around as The Depot filled up, drawing a crowd of 30 to 40 people as White Skies prepared for their show Thursday

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18 Feb 2016

SF State to potentially cut College of Ethnic Studies budget

Faculty in the College of Ethnic Studies were informed in a meeting this morning about upcoming budget cuts that would drastically reduce the amount of classes available to students for

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18 Feb 2016

Key win moves women’s basketball into playoff discussion

The Swamp erupted with cheers from the SF State faithful Wednesday night as the SF State women’s basketball team crushed the UC Santa Cruz Banana Slugs 75-52 for their fourth straight

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16 Feb 2016

Students flock to AT&T park to enjoy Giants FanFest

A sea of people, decked out in orange and black, wraps around AT&T Park, patiently waiting in a seemingly never-ending line into the ballpark. Inside is the same herd of orange and black,

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16 Feb 2016

Major League Soccer isn’t a Retirement League

Soccer is more than just a sport. It’s passion; it’s a religion – it’s a work of art. It doesn’t matter where you play the game; it’s the same set

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16 Feb 2016

Lack of advertising curbs student exposure to app

The developers of SF State Mobile, the college’s first-ever mobile app, are seeking feedback from students to determine which features should be included in the platform’s second iteration. A lack of advertisement

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16 Feb 2016

Update: SF State bans hoverboards from campus

An email to the student body Monday morning announced that the 2016 Housing License Agreement has added hoverboards to the list of wheeled items that are banned on campus. “Safety is dependent

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16 Feb 2016

Student designers reveal concepts for their spring runway collections

On the fourth floor of Burk Hall, scissors are snipping, sewing machines are whirring, and naked, faceless dress forms are looming in the background as senior designers begin to bring their clothing

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16 Feb 2016

U.S. must stand against petty politicians

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia died of a heart attack Saturday, and Republican senators wasted no time in letting the U.S. know that they would block any attempt by President Barack

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16 Feb 2016

Apparel Design lecturer inspires with new boutique in the Mission

[slideshow_deploy id=’70589′] Inside a bright studio boutique in the Mission, Danette Scheib leans across her design table and a spool of plaid fabric. Tugging at loose threads, she straightens for

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16 Feb 2016

Beyoncé’s ‘Formation’ ignites controversy in White America

Public service announcement to those who are shaming Beyoncé for expressing her “blackness”: she owes you nothing. Beyoncé shocked the world during her Super Bowl halftime performance showcasing her new

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