03 Dec 2015

Emergency staff respond to 911 call inside the Humanities building

First responders received a call shortly after 10 a.m. Thursday morning from staff in the Humanities Building reporting a medical emergency. One faculty member, who did not want to be

20 Nov 2015

Taste of the Bay celebrates 19 years of culinary creation

Backlit by the commanding city views atop the Metreon center, the SF State hospitality and tourism management department hosted the 19th annual Taste of the Bay fundraiser for a night

20 Nov 2015

SPEAK finals take top five to poetry invitational

Ten poets wielded their words as weapons in the fight for a spot in the College Unions Poetry Slam Invitational Tuesday at 7 p.m. in The Poetry Center. Spoken Poetry

17 Nov 2015

Graffiti artists fight for expression in the public domain

On the north side of 19th and Holloway avenues, several large graffiti pieces were buffed off of the stone wall, leaving behind blurry streaks of blue spray paint. Just across

26 Oct 2015

Students host secret shows throughout city

Shrouded in the dappled moonlight that filtered though the eucalyptus trees in John McLaren Park, a crowd of more than 80 people swayed to the acoustic sounds of a guitar. Coordinated

20 Oct 2015

The underside of the porn industry

In a studio furnished with beds, cabinets of sex toys and movable set walls, adult performer Nikki Darling stood in front of a camera clad in a blue sports bra and black spandex shorts, playing

17 Oct 2015

SF State finalists unveiled for national film competition

One week to produce a five minute film. That was the criterion given to 89 SF State film teams to make a movie, with a $100,000 prize and a chance

10 Oct 2015

Shred sticks and caves: SF State student premieres skate film at Sutro Baths

Made up of equal parts marijuana smoke, dust and excitement, the Sutro Caves filled with more than 50 people itching to see an SF State film student’s first full-length skate

30 Sep 2015

Short films compete for Hollywood gold

The world’s largest student film festival, Campus MovieFest, returned to SF State Sept. 30 as part of its 16th annual world tour. Wednesday marked the start of a week-long scramble

10 Sep 2015

Velvet Revolution gives voice to SF State poets

The Poetry Center on the fifth floor on the Humanities Building transforms Monday nights from a quiet sanctuary of thoughts into an animated community of friends and aspiring writers called

26 Aug 2015

SF state students selected for international dramatic arts seminar

The illustrious Royal Academy of Dramatic Art opened its doors to 11 students from the U.S. and one from Canada. Through the Performing Arts Abroad program, SF State theatre majors