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Nancy Hayes to succeed outgoing Morishita

Chase S. Kmec

May 10, 2011

After professor and Vice President of Administration and Finance Dr. Leroy Morishita announced his departure from SF State April 19, the search for his successor has ended — if not temporarily. Nancy Hayes, dean of SF State’s...

Union-made clothing a novel concept

Chase S. Kmec

April 26, 2011

When college students across the country wear their university-emblazoned apparel, it is a safe bet that many of them don't think about who sews it together. Maritza Vargas, who has been employed with Alta Gracia, a collegiate appa...

Fraternity educates campus on AIDS awareness

Chase S. Kmec

April 15, 2011

In 1996, a SF State fraternity created Multicultural AIDS Awareness Day to educate students about the disease. Fifteen years later, AIDS still exists, but the dedication to awareness has made education more widely available to...

Tax initiative may decide fate of CSU system

Chase S. Kmec

April 12, 2011

California voters may soon have the opportunity to relieve the burden of the California State University system – or further asphyxiate it. A possible upcoming California special election could cause further budget problems...

Utilities project part of preparation for new performing arts center

Chase S. Kmec

March 28, 2011

Blocked paths, exposed pipes, and ditches have been inconveniencing many students who walk between the Humanities building and the Village at Centennial Square. However, all of the holes and incessant drilling are part of a bigger...

Dan Savage assures 'It Gets Better'

Chase S. Kmec

March 28, 2011

Dyke. Homo. Faggot. The sharp stings of each single word resonate to create deep emotional scars that can dictate a lifetime. In an effort to ease the pain of homophobic bullying, Dan Savage, an openly gay LGBT activist and...

Protesters demonstrate support for Wikileaks soldier

Chase S. Kmec

March 20, 2011

For the most determined of Bradley Manning’s supporters, nothing will stop their fight to ensure his well-being. A group of demonstrators from various anti-war, peace-seeking groups gathered Sunday at Yerba Buena Gardens, a...

'Dance Anywhere' showcases performers with disabilities

Chase S. Kmec

March 20, 2011

A true entertainer is in no need of fancy footwork to achieve a memorable performance. On Friday afternoon, performers across the world celebrated “Dance Anywhere,” a simultaneous, unplanned public performance. The San Fr...

Indigenous gathering honors women, culture

Chase S. Kmec

March 16, 2011

Dressed in traditional regalia, various children got a taste of their heritage Saturday when they accompanied their elders in performing intricate dances and singing as part of a daylong event to celebrate women in Native American...

Day of (in)Action

Chase S. Kmec

March 9, 2011

March 2, 2011 will most likely be remembered as the ‘Day of Little Action.’ This year's Day of Action to save public education across California garnered some attention, but did not draw huge crowds at campuses statewide as e...

Arizona reps plead for ethnic studies preservation

Chase S. Kmec

March 2, 2011

In response to a new Arizona House measure effectively banning the programs in its state's public schools, representatives from the Tucson Unified School District sought solidarity with one of the nation's pioneers of ethnic ...

VIDEO: Sex educator advocates pleasure in all forms (NSFW-ish)

Chase S. Kmec

February 23, 2011

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4aAXOd3ZKmE[/youtube] Dildos, anal beads(NSFW), and fleshlights(NSFW) replaced textbooks, binders and planners at the Got Sex Toys? workshop where students learned the ins and outs of self-pleasure...

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