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Questions about SFSU Bookstore's future management still unanswered

Questions about SFSU Bookstore's future management still unanswered

Angela Raiford
April 26, 2012
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There has been no shortage of controversy surrounding the impending change of management for the SFSU Bookstore, and even with the open forums finished, the decision may be quite a long time coming. While University Corporation is aware of concerns from both students and faculty surrounding the chances of Follett Co...

Day of Action has stretched to week of action with backing of Occupy

Day of Action has stretched to week of action with backing of Occupy

Michelle Olson
February 28, 2012
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Once a fitting title for a day-long demonstration, this year's Day of Action for Education in California has expanded into a week-long affair. This is a result of networking, promoting and organizing efforts intended to ensure that it will achieve different results. The rally will start at 11 a.m. March 1 in Malcom X Plaz...

PHOTOS: Occupy Wall Street West takes to the streets of the Financial District

PHOTOS: Occupy Wall Street West takes to the streets of the Financial District

Krissa Stanton
January 22, 2012
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Protesters took part in demonstrations against large banks and corporations Friday in several parts of San Francisco and around the Bay Area. The goal of the planned demonstration, billed as the Occupy Wall Street West Day of Action, was to disrupt businesses in San Francisco's Financial District. Many protesters gathered in front of Bank of America’s main branch at 345 Montgomery St. and ...

EXTENDED VIDEO: Robert A. Corrigan addresses Occupy

EXTENDED VIDEO: Robert A. Corrigan addresses Occupy

Gil Riego Jr.
December 2, 2011
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SF State president Robert A. Corrigan had an open forum with the Occupy SFSU group the afternoon of Dec. 1 where he addressed their and his own concerns about the current financial crisis that is facing the country and the schools. Footage by Brittney Barsotti   Related Articles: VIDEO, PDF: Occupy ...

Occupy SF movement comes to SF State, students begin to organize

Occupy SF movement comes to SF State, students begin to organize

Sandra Lopez
October 13, 2011
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The Occupy SF movement has officially reached SF State, as students held their first general assembly meeting in front of the Ethnic Studies building today at noon. The protest was termed Occupy SFSU, a spin-off of the Occupy Wall Street movement, and began with proposing an agenda and formulating p...

Occupy SF protests still a strong presence in city

Sandra Lopez
October 10, 2011
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At 101 Market St. in front of the Federal Reserve, people have been persuading onlookers to join them in defending the 99 percent, referring to the idea that 1 percent of the population controls the world's wealth. Masked protesters carried signs that read, “We got sold out, the banks got a bailout...

Students rally against consolidation of CCSF diversity departments

Students rally against consolidation of CCSF diversity departments

Ellie Loarca
November 15, 2012
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City College of San Francisco held a rally today to protest the consolidation of their diversity departments that would eliminate classes, jobs and opportunities. The Occupy SFSU's Ad Hoc Solidarity Committee joined the rally to support the students at CCSF and conserve a wide variety of diversit...

ASI should be responsible for increasing voter turnout

ASI should be responsible for increasing voter turnout

Xpress Staff
March 7, 2012
Filed under Opinion

While it may be the presidential primaries making national news this week, for SF State students, another important election period is slipping away. With elections for student representatives fast approaching, past turnout indicates that students will once again forfeit their right to decide who controls nearly $4 million of their hard-earned money simply by not taki...

Protesters take to Capitol building as part of March for Higher Education

Protesters take to Capitol building as part of March for Higher Education

Krissa Stanton
March 5, 2012
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The Guardsman of City College of San Francisco contributed to this report. [HTML2] Update 8:15 p.m.: It is estimated that a total of 68 protesters who refused to leave the Capitol building after dispersal orders were given were arrested tonight.   Update 7:51 p.m.: Between 30 to 40 protesters...

Day of Action at SF State dampened by bad weather

Day of Action at SF State dampened by bad weather

Devery Sheffer
March 1, 2012
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A low turnout and rainy weather brought gloom to SF State on Thurday’s walkout as a part of the national Day of Action for Education. Despite many flyers posted throughout campus announcing the event, only about 100 people gathered in the Cesar Chavez Student Center to protest budget cuts and tuition...

BLOG: March 1 Day of Action at SF State

BLOG: March 1 Day of Action at SF State

Xpress Staff
March 1, 2012
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After heavy rain and a low student turnout, the March 1 Day of Action activities seemed to fizzle out as quickly as they had begun. The day's events were led by both Students for Quality Education and Occupy SFSU, and the majority of the activities were held inside the Cesar Chavez Student Center and...

SF State students and faculty share their stories for Day of Action

SF State students and faculty share their stories for Day of Action

Xpress Staff
February 29, 2012
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Frederico Villalobos Walter Parenteau Joe Kloythanomsup Kim Geron Rachel Stower Lauren Stower Sheila Tully Sadaf Malik Siraj Shabber Jocelyn Palenco Ann Robertson James Quesada Evelyn Mendoza Salma Elshakre Zachariah Barghouti Stephen Georgiou Alejandro Murguia For Federico Villalobos, t...

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