Occupy SFSU still undecided on camping over winter break

Occupy SFSU still undecided on camping over winter break

Krissa Stanton
December 9, 2011
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Occupy SFSUcontinues to camp out at the Malcolm X Plaza in front of the Cesar Chavez Student Center. They are hoping to bring awareness to the ongoing issues within the University such as budget cuts and how it has impacted them. The students pitched tents Thursday night as a response to the ongoing budget cuts and the recent 9 percent tuition increase approved...

VIDEO, PHOTOS: Twenty-four hours with Occupy SFSU

VIDEO, PHOTOS: Twenty-four hours with Occupy SFSU

Hang Cheng
December 8, 2011
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After the Dec. 1 rally and march at SF State against the nine percent tuition increase and budget cut on the CSU and UC systems, the Occupy SFSU protestors set up an encampment at Malcolm X Plaza, in front of the Cesar Chavez Student center. Most of the Occupy SFSU participants are SF State students, and have been camping for a ...

San Francisco mayoral candidates come to SF State Thursday

San Francisco mayoral candidates come to SF State Thursday

Brittney Barsotti
October 15, 2011
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While political candidates may often be hard to reach, students and community members will be able to interact with mayoral candidates at SF State Thursday with a little help from Associated Students Inc. ASI members have made arrangements to bring as many mayoral candidates as possible to a forum from noon to 2 p.m. th...

SF State LGBT community looks to unify at Queer Yo Mind conference

Ruby Perez
October 11, 2011
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Although the rainbow is a symbol of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender community’s unity, the colors within it are still very much separated. SF State will host its first Queer Yo’ Mind conference Saturday to promote a more unified queer community through a focus on issues such as racism, sexism ...

ASI working to amend outdated budget

Brittney Barsotti
September 21, 2011
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Despite being five weeks into the semester, Associated Students Inc. is currently running on a out of date budget for this year that has not taken into account the additional revenue from the 22 percent increase in student fees collected for the fall semester. Its financial board is aiming to have a ...

The Depot looks to bring in bigger and better talent

Hunter Mulich
September 20, 2011
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SF State usually isn't on the list of stops for touring bands, but that may be starting to change this semester and students might be able to catch acts they missed at Outside Lands, right here on campus. The Depot, Cesar Chavez Student Center's designated performance venue, has received significantly more at...

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

KC Crowell
September 5, 2011
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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 promising campus eateries, Tuk Tuk Thai. The pocket-sized restaurant which b...

Family fights to keep hope alive in search for missing SF State alumna

Juan De Anda
August 23, 2011
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UPDATE:  Suspect Giselle Esteban appeared in Alameda County Superior Court today on the charge of murdering nursing student Michelle Le, but Judge Gary Picetti ordered Esteban to return Sept. 28 to finalize her defense representation. Esteban was arrested two weeks ago in her Union City home altho...

Seating lab will unveil possible BART replacements

Kelly Goff
May 12, 2011
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Horror stories of the things found on BART’s fabric-covered seats range from drug-resistant bacteria to the more mundane used condom or human feces. With the launch of the so-called “Fleet of the Future” in 2017, however, the transit system is looking to replace those comfortable but hard-to-clean seats...

Photos: Campus-wide power outage

April 18, 2011
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SF State students sit in front of shut down computers during the campus wide blackout on April 18. Edward Chow / staff photographer ...

Asia Express to be evicted

Megan Taros
March 8, 2011
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After 14 years of service, Asia Express, a Chinese eatery on the bottom floor of the Cesar Chavez Student Center, is fighting to keep its place despite its financial shortcomings. Frank Meng, owner of Asia Express is rallying employees, patrons and other supporters in an attempt to stop the eviction...

March 2 'Day of Action' Photo Gallery by the Xpress photo staff

Eric Soracco
March 2, 2011
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A collection of photographs from Day of Action from the [X]press photo staff. ...

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