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SF State to unveil carbon emissions dashboard this winter

Juan Carlos Lara, Staff

September 30, 2019

University pushes towards carbon neutrality despite a lack of overall plan   SF State remains more than a decade ahead of schedule for its Climate Action Plan, continuing to make progress in sustainability and limi...

Coachella: music over ethics

Monserrath Arreola

April 11, 2018

The Weeknd.  Beyoncé.  Eminem.  When these three household names were announced as this year’s headliners for the 2018 Coachella, which is taking place from Friday, April 13 to Sunday, April 22, it seemed nearly every 20-so...

PARK(ing) Day transforms parking spots to promote sustainability

Bradley Focht

September 10, 2013

In Room 151 of the Creative Arts Building, the students of design and industry 300 brainstorm ideas for this year’s PARK(ing) Day. PARK(ing) Day is the vision of Rebar, a San Francisco based art and design studio, which transforme...

SF State aims to make dorm move-out easier on the environment

Xpress Staff

May 19, 2011

BY BRITTNEY BARSOTTI/ SPECIAL TO XPRESS In previous years, the massive move out from the dorms at the end of the year resulted in mounds of items spilling into the halls. “Everything was piled in the hallways, you couldn’t cl...

Green class requirement is good for growth

Natasha Artavia

February 10, 2011

It’s really no surprise that SF State has made the decision to introduce an environmental sustainability course into the general education requirements, especially since the city consistently supports sustainable practices ...

Green class requirement isn't sustainable

Noemy Mena

February 10, 2011

The Academic Senate’s recent approval requiring students to take an environmental sustainability course for general education is the right direction at the wrong time. SF State is currently in an $18 million deficit, and ...

Green classes in students' future

Tom Garcia

January 31, 2011

Recently approved general education requirements at SF State promise to better align the campus with its goal of sustainability and educate students on how to live a greener life both in and out of the classroom. Undergrads entering...

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