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Lack of University involvement in lawsuit frustrates both plaintiffs and defendants

Kelly Rodriguez Murillo

November 6, 2017

*For safety reasons, a source's last name was retracted from this article. The trial for the lawsuit filed by Jewish San Francisco State University students and alumni is this week, Nov. 8, and the University has yet to be tr...

SF State sued twice before third week of fall semester

Brian Neumann

September 5, 2017

In the current political climate where social unrest pervades college campuses around the country, some SF State students think the university is at odds with its own values of equity, inclusion and diversity. With only the...

Jerusalem mayor returns to campus with new security measures in effect

Gracie Ngo and Nicole Ortega

April 5, 2017

Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat will speak to students and community members on Thursday after being invited by President Leslie Wong without collaboration with students groups. SF State came under fire a year ago after a protest,...

President Wong lifts controversial ban on University travel to Indiana

Kelly Soderlund

April 17, 2015

SF State President Leslie E. Wong lifted the ban on University-funded travel to Indiana Friday. The lift of the ban would take effect immediate, Wong said in a mass email.  Wong implemented the ban last month in protes...

Former Mayor of San Francisco to deliver commencement address

Michael Duran

April 8, 2015

The former mayor of San Francisco, Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom, will speak at SF State’s 114th commencement ceremony next month, according to a University announcement released Tuesday, April 7. “Throughout his career,...

President Wong responds to anti-gay legislation by issuing ban on Indiana travel

Kelly Soderlund

March 30, 2015

SF State President Leslie E. Wong issued a statement Monday banning university-funded travel to Indiana in response to that state's recent religious freedom legislation. No SF State funds will be appropriated to supp...

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