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Art collection reception features discussion with former Black Panther Party Chairman

Art collection reception features discussion with former Black Panther Party Chairman

Emilia Rosales
February 9, 2014
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[set_id=72157640648657035] The Cesar Chavez Student Center’s Art Gallery held a reception for “Black Power, Flower Power” Thursday, Jan. 6. The exhibit held Black Panther Party and Haight-Asbury photo collections from the 1960s. All 200 photos displayed at the exhibit are the original copies ta...

Noise Complaint dances start semester with “Back in the Rhythm”

Jillian Patterson (left), SF State freshman, and Ace Prado (right), SF State sophomore, dance at Back in the Rhythm: Noise Complaint in the Student Center Friday, Jan. 31, 2014. Photo by Rebekah Didlake / Xpress

Kyle Da Silva
February 6, 2014
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Friday night’s “Back in the Rhythm” kicked off the semester for Student Life’s Noise Complaint dance party with over 300 students at the Cesar Chavez Student Center. The monthly gathering, which started in Fall 2010, kicked off with a late night of hip-hop, top 40 and electronic dance mu...

Black Panther Party and Haight-Ashbury photo collections show 1960s civil rights movement at campus art gallery

Black Panther Party and Haight-Ashbury photo collections show 1960s civil rights movement at campus art gallery

Anna Hecht
February 1, 2014
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[set_id=72157640398735734] The Cesar Chavez Student Center's Art Gallery’s latest exhibit shows how peace, love and some revolutionary vibes shaped the 1960s civil rights movement in the Bay Area and at SF State. In honor of February's Black History Month, the gallery will present its rece...

Sustainable Initiatives receives a $10,000 grant for campus bike workshops

Senior environmental studies major and the Health and Social Sciences Representative for the Associated Students, Inc., Miguel Guerrero, stands in the campus Bike Barn, Tuesday Jan. 28, 2013. Photo By Tony Santos / Xpress

Bradley Focht
January 31, 2014
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Senior environmental studies major and the Health and Social Sciences Representative for the Associated Students, Inc., Miguel Guerrero, stands in the campus Bike Barn, Tuesday Jan. 28, 2013. Photo By Tony Santos / Xpress A $10,000 grant was awarded to the Cesar Chavez Student Center’s Sustainable I...

Weekly shows at The Depot kick off with Talk of Shamans, Wax Children and Tino Drima

Joey Buttitta sways back and forth to the psychedelic sounds of Talk of Shamans at The Depot Jan. 29, 2014. Photo by Lorisa Salvatin / Xpress

Madison Rutherford
January 31, 2014
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[set_id=72157640323187616] A crowd of students waited for the first guitar riff of the semester to fill up The Depot’s tight corners this past Wednesday night. The room transformed into a showcase of unique soundscapes, blending the chatter of the audience with live music, heavily dominated by rhythm...

World AIDS Day at SF State draws small crowd

World AIDS Day at SF State draws small crowd

Erica Linker
December 3, 2013
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[set_id=72157638339215874] Red pins exploded across campus Tuesday as SF State celebrated the 25th annual World AIDS Day with free HIV testing and presentations about getting tested, safe sex and culturally competent care. Campus organizations including the Women’s Center, Peer Educators Advoca...

EROS hosts 5th annual Sexuality Career Fair

EROS hosts 5th annual Sexuality Career Fair

Beza Beneberu
November 19, 2013
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[set_id=72157637861718245] Educational & Referral Organization for Sexuality (EROS), and Associated Students, Inc. hosted its fifth annual Sexuality Career Fair yesterday to give students an opportunity to learn about careers in the sexuality field. The event, held in Jack Adams Hall in the...

Edward Said mural turns 6 years old

Andrew Cullen
November 8, 2013
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[set_id=72157637620834436]  UPDATED: 11/12/2013 The Palestinian national anthem echoed through Jack Adams Hall last Thursday, as SF State hosted its sixth annual celebration of the campus’s mural honoring the late Edward Said, one of the most influential voices for the Palestinian struggle, and a st...

Project Connect hosts eighth annual Transfer Day

Project Connect hosts eighth annual Transfer Day

Beza Beneberu
November 6, 2013
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  UPDATE: 11/12/13 Last Wednesday, Bay Area community college students interested in transferring to SF State gathered at the Cesar Chavez Student Center for the eighth annual Transfer Day. Project Connect: Recruitment and Retention Resource Center, an Associated Students, Inc. program th...

No decision has been made on the use of Tasers, says President Wong

Andrew Cullen
October 29, 2013
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SF State President Leslie E. Wong led a campus safety discussion in Jack Adams Hall Thursday, where he was hit with a barrage of student concerns about the University Police Department’s proposed use of Tasers. The campus safety talk was intended to cover a wide range of safety topics, but the proposed use of Tasers by the University Pol...

Ban the bottle movement uncaps at SF State

Ban the bottle movement uncaps at SF State

Bradley Focht
October 29, 2013
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The Green Initiative Fund (TGIF), a student organization at SF State, attempts to ban the sale of all single-use plastic water bottles on campus, using last week's Sustainability Fest as a platform for its cause. At the two-day SF State Sustainability Fest, TGIF hosted a water taste test chal...

Women’s basketball starts season with four veterans and tough defense

Women's basketball starts season with four veterans and tough defense

Craig Lifto
October 22, 2013
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SF State women's basketball is looking to do something that has never been done before in team history: raise a California Collegiate Athletic Association banner. With four experienced veterans and a tough defense, head coach Joaquin Wallace said the team has the goods to reach the top of the co...

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