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Six college plan creates savings, new prospects

Xpress Staff

April 26, 2011

Robert A. Corrigan has served as SF State President since September 1988. More than a year of discussion, consultation and input from hundreds of faculty and staff, coupled with two faculty referendums, has ended decisively: On July ...

Six-college structure to take effect this summer

Megan Taros

April 26, 2011

After nearly a year and a half of controversial closed-door meetings and tense open-door forums, President Robert A. Corrigan announced Friday that the University will implement a six-college structure to take effect July 1.  The appr...

College merger comes with consequences

Xpress Staff

April 26, 2011

When final exams end in less than a month and students begin relaxing for the summer, SF State's academic landscape will begin a drastic transformation. President Robert A. Corrigan announced April 22 that the University is...

Staff neglected in campus referendum

Aaron Salazar

April 19, 2011

The University Planning Advisory Council asked faculty to weigh in once again on the newest proposal for the merging of colleges within SF State. However, despite faculty input, another professional population on campus that is heavi...

Back to the drawing board for Corrigan

Xpress Staff

March 22, 2011

University President Robert A. Corrigan’s email to faculty March 21, which detailed his newest proposal to reduce the number of colleges from eight to six and suggested that faculty participate in another campus-wide refere...

Students uneasy about college merger

Megan Taros

February 22, 2011

As the possibility of a college merger becomes increasingly discussed throughout campus, many SF State students are finding that attending a university is more of a struggle than ever. With the University considering proposals to...

Corrigan defines University's future without student consent

Xpress Staff

February 10, 2011

It’s no surprise that President Robert A. Corrigan accepted the majority of recommendations given by the University Planning Advisory Council. The plan was of his own devising. Not only did Corrigan handpick each of the 12 c...

Life with debt is better than life with no degree

Chase S. Kmec

January 22, 2011

Welcome to another semester at SF State. Only this time, the typical dread of ending the month-long winter holiday and going back to school should be the least of your worries. If you protested rising student fees and the lack...

UPAC recommends college merger

Audrey Arthur

January 20, 2011

The University Planning Advisory Council released a 13-page report today with several recommendations for easing the estimated $32 million deficit that now faces SF State. The 12-member council, established in December 2009 to...

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