Golden Gate Xpress

Stressed-out students not taking advantage of SF State health services

Natasha Artavia

October 11, 2011

Some students can handle it, while others fall victim to it. Stress is nothing new.  The never-ending mountain of homework, papers, projects and midterms combined with trying to make financial ends meet are only a few varia...

Books becoming a thing of the past with the advent of technology

Natasha Artavia

October 3, 2011

Remember that public space that we used to travel to when we were kids? You know, a library. It's where physical books lined an endless sea of wooden and metal shelves, and a librarian would help you sort through the card catalog...

The 9/11 generation: how we've all been affected

Natasha Artavia

September 6, 2011

President Barack Obama spoke during the American Legion National Convention in Minneapolis recently, calling for help for the 9/11 generation: The five million plus soldiers who have served in Iraq, Afghanistan and other count...

SF State Theatre Arts Department breathes new life into "The Barber of Seville"

Natasha Artavia

August 24, 2011

Welcoming students old and new, the Theater Arts Department is presenting "The Barber of Seville" for the second time this year in hopes of not only providing great entertainment but also spotlighting one of the more creative ...

Intimate graduation ceremony draws families of Latino graduates

Natasha Artavia

May 19, 2011

Excited chatter echoed through the hall as students, decked out in royal purple and gold caps and gowns, waited somewhat impatiently for their ceremony to start. The faint aroma of incense wafted from inside McKenna theater and...

Intimate ceremony spotlights Latino graduates

Natasha Artavia

May 15, 2011

SF State student Noemi Hernandez hugs her uncle, Juan Torres, after graduating at McKenna Hall. Photo by Erik Verduzco Of the 850 Latino students graduating from SF State this spring, a handful of them participated in a small graduation ceremony May 14 at McKenna Theater. The annual cele...

Gators exact revenge on Argonauts

Natasha Artavia

April 13, 2011

In a surprising 8-6 win in their first game of a double header against Notre Dame de Namur University Thursday, the Gators softball team showed off their skills with clutch hitting and great defensive plays. Coming off a tough...

SF State volleyball club to compete in championships

Natasha Artavia

March 22, 2011

From the screech of sneakers on the wooden floor of the gym to the “got it!” repeatedly shouted out, SF State’s women’s club volleyball team is hard at work preparing for their biggest competition of the season. Beginning...

Gators fall short to Otters in four-game series

Natasha Artavia

March 13, 2011

In a desperate attempt to win their four-game series against CSU Monterey Bay Saturday, the Gators softball team struggled in the last doubleheader that ended in defeat. Losing 1-2 to the Otters in game one, SF State pushed hard...

Gator triathlon makes debut at Stanford 'Treeathlon'

Natasha Artavia

March 8, 2011

The Gator Triathlon officially kicked off its collegiate career this semester by participating in the first West Coast Collegiate Triathlon Conference race, the seventh-annual Stanford Treeathlon. Schools from up and down the California coast that have competed in ...

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