21 May 2019

Professor calls UPD on student of color

An SF State professor called University police (UPD) on a Black student after a minor classroom disruption April 11.  Since then he has struggled to complete his coursework and contacting

07 May 2019

No one takes blame for low voter turnout

INFOGRAPHIC BY PAUL EICHENHOLTZ/Golden Gate Xpress    A mere four percent of the student body voted in last month’s student government elections that selected Preyansh Kotecha as the next student

30 Apr 2019

Former S. Korean ambassador calls US-North Korean relations ‘failure’

Former U.S. ambassador to South Korea Kathleen Stephens met with students to discuss diplomacy with North Korea on April 25, the same day it was revealed North Korea billed the

24 Apr 2019

SF Supervisors oppose “More Homes Act” despite housing crisis

Despite the looming housing crisis, San Francisco supervisors passed a resolution opposing Sen. Scott Wiener’s “More Homes Act” on April 2, backing long-term property owners at the expense of future

16 Apr 2019

Students For Quality Education to host town hall on student safety

Students For Quality Education will host a student safety town hall at SF State as part of its “No Harm, Disarm” campaign on Tuesday April 16, to discuss student safety

20 Mar 2019

Study explores psychological benefits of improved posture

The holistic health department will explore a connection between posture and psychological wellness this spring in a study with test subjects attending SF State. Candidates for the study will be

12 Mar 2019

Women’s track and field assistant arrested

San Jose Police arrested SF State women’s assistant track and field coach Chioke Robinson on campus Thursday, Feb. 21, for the alleged sexual assault of four minors over a 12-year

26 Feb 2019

Black students seek agency, voice

Black student organizations rallied to condemn the Division of Equity and Community Inclusion’s decision to remove the Black Unity Center’s administrative analyst, Hanna Wodaje, from her position in early February.

26 Feb 2019

Black students need representation

This year’s Black History Month celebrations at SF State will be marred by controversy surrounding the treatment of Black students by administrators as students and faculty insist their voices be

19 Feb 2019

Committee proposes pay-per-credit tuition

SF State administrators proposed a strategy to charge students tuition on a per-credit basis at a Feb. 1 Budget Committee meeting, but board members debated whether raising the cost per

19 Dec 2018

SF Firefighters Toy Program presents Santa Sundays

The San Francisco Firefighters Toy Program has partnered with Pier 39. Their toy drive includes bins for people to drop off toys or donations. At this event, kids will have

18 Dec 2018

Hong issues apology, correction for ‘transphobic’ crime bulletin

A person involved in an altercation that led to a timely warning bulletin describing her as a “transgender female” said she’s suffered on several levels since the email was issued

03 Dec 2018

Sound meditation community sets their intentions on Camp Fire victims

Earlier this month, California experienced the most deadly and devastating wildfire in state history. Hundreds of miles away in San Francisco, residents battled toxic air quality and continue to offer

17 Nov 2018

Documentary recalls police brutality of 1968 SF State student strike

An SF State alumnus who wrote for the student newspaper from 1967 to 1969 provided a first hand perspective about the university’s most tumultuous times as a documentary about the

07 Nov 2018

Coalitions crucial during 1968 strike

The action that precipitated the 1968 SF State strike may have begun with the Black Student Union, but it soon spread to thousands of other students demanding the administration provide

31 Oct 2018

SF State stands with immigrants

SF State students gathered to support a Latinx community widely suffering from emotional trauma as it deals with a nation that’s increasingly hostile with anti-immigrant rhetoric. Latinx students and allies

02 Oct 2018

Karen Korematsu makes momentous visit to SF State

Fred Korematsu was an American hero who fought the government’s internment of Japanese citizens during WWII to the highest court in the country. Seventy-six years later, his daughter took the

26 Sep 2018

SF State hopes to have hotel up and running in 3 to 5 years

San Francisco State University will be seeking new public-private partnerships to renovate its campus, including a proposed 400-room hotel and conference center.

The University is already being approached by hotel companies to partner on the project, according to the minutes of a SF State University Foundation board meeting on March 27, 2018.

Jason Porth, vice president of University Enterprises at SF State, says at this point the university does not have a lot of details other than a proposed location on campus and a proposed number of rooms, but those can change over time.