Golden Gate Xpress

SF State playwright's work featured in San Francisco, New York City

Cailie Skelton

December 5, 2011

For many students, the idea of starting to self-promote and get to work in their field of study is a goal that comes after graduation or graduate school. However, graduate student Braden Marks has already jumped the gun an...

Pulitzer-winning poet Rae Amantrout returns to her roots at SF State

Cailie Skelton

December 2, 2011

Rae Armantrout always knew she wanted to be a poet. From the time she was young and her mother read her poetry from an anthology of children's poems, she knew what she wanted to do when she grew up. She wrote her first poem when...

Friends with benefits: one way to ruin a friendship

Cailie Skelton

November 15, 2011

We all know the situation—two friends blurring the line between friendly and friendlier. In all honesty, the idea of no commitment, no strings attached lovin' may sound like a great idea at some point to anyone. However,...

California Faculty Association to strike over contract dispute

Cailie Skelton

November 8, 2011

Negotiations over the California Faculty Association's current contract, which is still in effect from 2007, is still in heavy bargaining stages between the faculty union and the California State University system due to disputes...

Picturing Parallax show explores immigration impact

Cailie Skelton

September 24, 2011

As students get into the swing of the semester, six artists with roots in various locations around South Asia will be presenting art on immigration and their cultural roots through various art forms. Photographs and videos ...

SF State professors balance teaching with music world tour

Cailie Skelton

September 19, 2011

Many students know how difficult it is to balance their school schedule with their work schedule and a social life; however, several professors at SF State have tacked on a touring schedule to that list. SF State has more than a h...

New sports bar in Parkmerced caters to thirsty SF State students

Cailie Skelton

August 22, 2011

Offering more than just the convenience of a quick drink, Park 77, a new bar that has opened up just blocks away from campus, offers a local, neighborhood feel with patrons varying from SF Statestudents to people who were raised in the surr...

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