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VIDEO: What do you think of paying higher student fees for a new recreation center at SF State?

February 22, 2012

SF State students will soon see an increase in a mandatory recreation center fee of $35 that is paid with tuition. The fee not only covers costs for students to use the current facilities, but also...

More SF State students returning to Career Center for help in difficult economy

December 8, 2011

While students struggle to find careers after graduating from college, not all of them are taking advantage of the resources available to them on campus. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the...

Early Childhood Education Center lends a hand to student parents

Early Childhood Education Center lends a hand to student parents
October 12, 2011

Sleepless nights, tight schedules and struggling to pay the bills are common woes on any college campus. These struggles are exacerbated when students are also facing the heavy responsibility of feeding,...

California senate signs bill to help housing-insecure students

California senate signs bill to help housing-insecure students
August 27, 2020

The California State Senate unanimously passed legislation on Monday to help homeless college students retain access to financial aid in the midst of the pandemic, according to a press release from the...

Black students mobilize to press administration

Black students at SF State organized at a Open Forum for Black Students on July 24, expressing concerns with administration and personal experiences. (Olivia Wynkoop/Golden Gate Xpress)
August 6, 2020

Editor's Note: A previous version of this story featured a quote from a source who referenced a proverb by Chinese philosopher Lao Tzu, but incorrectly recounted it as an African proverb.  The quote has...

SF State lowers student fees for fall semester

SF State lowers student fees for fall semester
July 23, 2020

SF State student fees will be cut after a review of mandatory fees for the upcoming fall semester, according to Interim Vice President of Administration and Finance and CFO of Administration and Finance...

F-1 visa students may face deportation in online schooling, according to ICE

(Siobhan Eagen)
July 8, 2020

F-1 visa students will face “immigration consequences,” including “removal proceedings,” if they take more than one online class this fall semester, according to the Student and Exchange Visitor...

What is an ‘at-risk’ student? Students question limited on-campus housing protocol

A student housing complex, the towers and the village at Centennial Square, on SF State's campus.
June 22, 2020

University Housing announced its plans for fall semester in an email sent to students on June 4. Limited housing is available for two select groups of students, and prior fall housing confirmations are...

Students live stream music during quarantine

May 16, 2020

As the Bay Area follows the shelter-in-place order, students at SF State have found ways to stay musically active by live streaming performances on various social media platforms.  Many venues have...

Student workers lose hours since COVID-19 pandemic

Olga Castanada during her shift at Peet's Coffee in the library on March 12, 2020. (Jacquelyn Moreno)
March 18, 2020

On-campus workers are suffering from slashed hours and job uncertainty since the cancellation of face-to-face classes. Olga Castaneda, a fifth-year business major works at Peet’s Coffee and describes...

EROS bonds with students on campus

Mark Sade presents a bondage 101 class for SF State students in the Cesar Chavez Center on the SF State campus Feb. 26 2020. (James Wyatt/ Golden Gate Xpress)
March 9, 2020

Different colored ropes covered the conference table in the Richard Oakes Multicultural Center. Student Director of Education & Referral Organization for Sexuality Joseph Sweazey, put together gift...

Mashouf Wellness Center hosts Wellness In Color event

Brittney Holloman, Fitness and Wellness Coordinator at Mashouf Wellness Center, explaining more into depth about her presentation on “Black Wellness” on Feb. 27th, 2020. (Tahjai Chan / Golden Gate Xpress)
March 4, 2020

Mashouf Wellness Center held a Wellness in Color presentation featuring the center’s very own fitness and wellness coordinator, Brittney Holloman to shed light on the lack of health and wellness resources...

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