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Students rally for change

Protestors fill the streets of downtown San Francisco on Sept. 20 at the People's Climate March. (Photo by Leila Figueroa / Golden Gate Xpress)
September 24, 2019

[ngg src="galleries" ids="4" display="basic_imagebrowser"]The morning of Sept. 20, two dozen SF State students met on campus to join strikers in downtown San Francisco to participate in the global youth...

Students strike for sustainable future

September 16, 2019

Students from the Environmental Studies department are taking their passions beyond the classroom this week by organizing and holding events for global climate week on campus. Students from the Environmental...

Students collect signatures to keep Accessible Technology Commons open

Students collect signatures to keep Accessible Technology Commons open
May 14, 2019

Photo by LOLA CHASE/Golden Gate Xpress   Miwa Ikema sat outside the J. Paul Leonard Library collecting signatures to stop the May 23 removal of the Accessible Technology Commons, a room she...

Challenges facing student parents alleviated by child care service

Challenges facing student parents alleviated by child care service
May 14, 2019

According to the Institute for Women’s Policy Research (IWPR), the number of single mothers in postsecondary education more than doubled between 1999 and 2012— as of 2012, 11 percent of undergraduate...

Student organizations oppose anti-abortion activists, air demands to ASI

Students gather around the anti-abortion display set up in the quad Apr 15, 2019 (JAMES CHAN/Golden Gate Xpress)
April 23, 2019

Associated Students Inc. responded to demands made by student organizations regarding anti-abortion group that set up two-story banners with explicit images comparing abortion to genocide. The student...

Choreography strengthens student-teacher unity

University Dance Theatre goes through a dance to warm up before its opening night on Thursday, April 4th at the Mckenna Theatre. (TRISTENROWEAN/ Golden Gate Xpress)
April 9, 2019

University Dance Theatre goes through a dance to warm up before its opening night on Thursday, April 4th at the Mckenna Theatre at SF State. (TRISTEN ROWEAN/ Golden Gate Xpress)   Faculty and...

Students still champion climate reform despite knockdown of Green New Deal

Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (center) speaks on the Green New Deal with Senator Ed Markey (right) in front of the Capitol Building in February 2019. (Photo by 'Senate Democrats' via Wikimedia Commons.)
April 2, 2019

Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (center) speaks on the Green New Deal with Senator Ed Markey (right) in front of the Capitol Building in February 2019. (Photo by 'Senate Democrats' via Wikimedia...

University outreach expands to help students apply for CalFresh

University outreach expands to help students apply for CalFresh
April 2, 2019

SF State’s Health Promotion and Wellness department expanded its outreach program to tackle food insecurity on campus by screening students for CalFresh eligibility thanks to recent government funding...

Students and community advocate for free public college

Students and community advocate for free public college
March 22, 2019

A statewide coalition to initiate free public college has taken college campuses by storm as SF State and local grassroots organization SF Rising presented a teach-in on March 12 at J. Paul Leonard Library...

University lacks staff to help students with anxiety, depression

INFOGRAM BY BRIAN VU/ Golden Gate Xpress
March 19, 2019

Duriel Meisner woke up with nothing to do on July 4, 2018. They showered, changed, and gathered their things to go hang themself on Mount Tamalpais. For weeks, Meisner, a third-year art studio major,...

Expo to connect students with the legal field

Expo to connect students with the legal field
March 13, 2019

The 7th annual All Things Law Expo will take place on March 14 from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Cesar Chavez Student Center to connect students to law schools and local agencies. The event is put on...

City plans to create support center for residents living out of vehicles

City plans to create support center for residents living out of vehicles
March 5, 2019

Thirty four-year-old Mohamad Alajtal starts his day by working and taking classes for his master’s degree in mechanical engineering at SF State. After completing his undergraduate studies in Libya, he...

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