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Do you think immigrants living in California should have access to financial aid?

Xpress Staff

September 6, 2011

Jerry Brown has a big decision to make. The California State Assembly approved the second part of a two-bill package, more commonly known as the California Dream Act, which is now awaiting the governor's signature before it can...

Tuk Tuk Thai: a touch-and-go option for campus eats

KC Crowell

September 5, 2011

After a couple of semesters avoiding the steam tables and can-liberated food in the cafeteria, it became apparent that I couldn’t embargo campus food forever. It was about that time when I began to eat at one of the more promis...

Jessie's Hot House evicted from Cesar Chavez Student Center

KC Crowell

September 5, 2011

Students returning to campus with hopes of mac and cheese and fried chicken will have to settle for a lunch with a little less soul after the closing of Jessie's Hot House over the summer. The restaurant, formerly nestled in the so...

SF State theater students modernize Shakespeare's "Henry VI"

Spencer Devine

September 1, 2011

Intrigue, subterfuge, political drama and a ticking bomb ready to go off at any moment. No, this isn’t an episode of "24". This is Shakespeare. Do It Live Productions, led by Kenny Toll, Shay Wisniewski and Will Hand, ha...

SF State students turn abandoned street furniture into artwork

Brittney Barsotti

August 31, 2011

Most people would pass by a broken-down chair, rotting and tattered with age on the side of the street, and forget about it. But a student in Mimi Sheiner’s design process class would pick it up and take it home to turn i...

Traveling artist creates recycled artwork in Dolores Park

Spencer Devine

August 30, 2011

Van Gogh interpreted the shades and colors of France into genius with paint, Michelangelo sculpted and shaped history with marble, but conceptual artist Nicky Wattsfinds inspiration in plaster, recycled paper, and canvasses s...

PHOTOS: SF State student center hosts late-night dance party rager

Hunter Mulich

August 29, 2011

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PHOTOS: Unlikely student-teacher combo team up to form experimental rock band

Hunter Mulich

August 29, 2011

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What would you tell the CSU Board of Trustees after they raised tuition?

Xpress Staff

August 29, 2011

The California State University Board of Trustees voted to raise student tuition 22 percent, and SF State students were asked to share their thoughts on the matter. We asked what students would tell the CSU Board of Trustees if...

SF State cinema major and Marine Corps Sergeant films front lines in Afghanistan war

Mike Bebernes

August 28, 2011

There are over 7,000 miles between San Francisco and Kabul. At times, it seems like the distance between civilians and soldiers is just as vast. No number of news reports, political speeches or second-hand stories can ever ...

Ike's Place coming to SF State this fall, finally

Caitlin Olson

August 24, 2011

For students who are craving the sweet and tangy flavor of the “We’re JUST Friends” or the savory taste of the “Ménage à Trois”, the dream of Ike’s Place finally coming to SF State is becoming a reality. Ike Sh...

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