23 Apr 2019

Low voter turnout highlights flaws in election process

According to the Associated Students Inc. Board’s organization chart, the student body is supposed to have the most powerful voice in the administration of the University—more than President Leslie Wong,

15 Apr 2019

ASI election voting begins today

Photo by Element5 Digital on Unsplash.   Associated Students Inc. opened the election polls for fall 2019 board member positions today, April 15, and will close on Thursday, April 18. “Last year there

31 Oct 2018

SF State officially launches $81M construction project

With 10 SF State alumni and dignitaries planting golden shovels in freshly turned earth, SF State officially declared the beginning of the $81 million Liberal and Creative Arts Building project

02 May 2017

ASI moves forward with a new board after a controversial election

The new board members of Associated Students, Inc. took their oaths in Jack Adams Hall on Monday, after weeks of careful deliberation on how to address conflicts surrounding the election.

08 Feb 2017

Temporary studio space offered in ASI art gallery

Walls that are usually home to hanging art pieces were temporarily bare, with only a large wooden studio desk and an unarranged photography backdrop taking up the open space at

12 Apr 2016

Candidates face off in ASI presidential race: Q&A

CORRECTION: In the print version of this article, the candidates’ responses to questions 5-7 appeared under the wrong names. Shannon Deloso’s responses appeared under Evan Gothelf’s name and Gothelf’s responses

07 Oct 2014

Elected student officials should be expected to meet a higher GPA than 2.0

Midterms are overwhelming the masses, students are scrambling to pay rent and our student leaders in Associated Students Inc. are dropping like flies from their elected positions. Welcome to week

06 Oct 2014

Third elected ASI official steps down since the start of the semester

Another elected official of Associated Students Inc. Board of Directors cited personal reasons when she stepped down last week from her position as vice president of university affairs, marking the

01 Oct 2014

Oct. 1 is the last day for students to vote to approve the ASI/Student Center Merger

Today is the last day that Associated Students Inc. (ASI) will hold elections for students to approve the merger between the student government and the Cesar Chavez Student Center (CCSC).

30 Sep 2014

Second ASI official in the fall semester resigns for personal reasons

Associated Students Inc. (ASI) vice president of finance resigned Sept. 17, the second resignation of a student government official since the beginning of the semester. Ramon Gonzalez, who was elected

16 Sep 2014

ASI reduces funding by $500 for second year student organizations

Student organizations that apply for funds from Associated Students Inc. (ASI) this year for the second time will receive $500 less in funds to allocate resources for new student groups.

Paola Cerna and Monica Villa slide down the inflatable slide at The 3rd Annual Kick Off presented by ASI held the event at Cesar Chavez Plaza at SF State Thursday, September 4, 2014 in San Francisco, Cali.
05 Sep 2014

ASI launches the academic year with 3rd annual Kickoff

The campus quad turned into a carnival yesterday afternoon as students leaped across a giant bounce house, tossed ping pong balls and competed in a human foosball tournament. The 3rd

SF State's Voice judge Kenneth Collins, left, listens to contestants during the audition performances inside Jack Adams Hall in San Francisco Monday, Oct. 1, 2012.
31 Aug 2014

ASI President resigns one week into the new semester

Associated Students, Inc. board member Sara Padash will now head the student government board following the resignation of former President Kenneth Collins. The board announced the change in presidency Aug.

29 Apr 2014

ASI veteran Kenneth Collins clinches presidential seat

The official results of the 2014 Associated Students, Inc. Board of Directors election are in, and Kenneth Collins will serve as the new ASI President. “We are the voice of

12 Apr 2014

ASI announces results for 18 student government positions

Kenneth Collins was announced as the new ASI president this morning, April 12. In addition to the presidential position, another 18 positions were announced including vice presidential positions and other

08 Apr 2014

VIDEO: ASI presidential candidates face off in campus debate

[HTML1] Students got their first chance to interact with the Associated Students, Inc. presidential candidates during a debate in the Cesar Chavez Student Center Monday afternoon. The candidates for ASI

04 Mar 2014

ASI elections get record number of applicants

Adan Torres, a freshman running for representative at large, signs the attendance sheet next to Jared LaBlue, a freshman running for representative at large, and Brian Banitaten, a freshman also

03 Dec 2013

Strategic Planning Committee meeting draws poor student turnout

[set_id=72157638338122364] The Associated Students Inc. hosted a town hall event Tuesday, Dec. 3 in the J. Paul Leonard Library in support of SF State President Leslie E. Wong’s new strategic

04 Sep 2013

Transparency imperative in ASI & student center merger

With the merging of two student government bodies at SF State underway, questions about how they will maintain their current services have arisen. The website for the Enhanced Student Auxiliary

28 Aug 2013

ASI, student center merge to synchronize student life

This semester, SF State’s Associated Students, Inc. and Cesar Chavez Student Center are consolidating to become a single enhanced student auxiliary.  The University’s goal to merge both auxiliaries would build