14 May 2019

Allegations reinforce community divisions

Isis Tiana Dorley, an Africana Studies student who filed a Title IX complaint against McDougal on grounds of alleged harrasment, stands for a portrait in the Humanities building on Monday,

16 Apr 2019

CSU policy changes sexual misconduct investigations

Art courtesy of End Rape On Campus (EROC), Title IX.   Title IX investigators illustrated how revised procedures affect students who report sexual misconduct complaints against other students in an

06 Apr 2019

Court ruling changes policy on CSU sexual assault investigations

The California State University system altered its approach to addressing sexual misconduct allegations March 29, after a Jan. 4 California Court of Appeals decision found gaps in the Title IX

25 Mar 2019

ASI frustrated by Hong’s silence on Title IX changes

At a March 20 meeting between Associated Students Inc. and Vice President of Student Affairs Luoluo Hong at Jack Adams Hall, student leaders accused Hong of keeping the community in

12 Mar 2019

Women’s track and field assistant arrested

San Jose Police arrested SF State women’s assistant track and field coach Chioke Robinson on campus Thursday, Feb. 21, for the alleged sexual assault of four minors over a 12-year

19 Dec 2018

SF State shrugs off sexual harassment complaint, says student

Two women are calling out SF State claiming that university authorities shrugged off their complaints of gender discrimination and sexual harassment on campus. Former student Isabelle Shin and current student

21 Feb 2018


The #MeToo movement started a dialogue on college campuses, causing administrators to reflect existing prevention education policies. For 22-year-old SF State student Giovanna Archiga, the #MeToo and #TimesUp campaign needs

21 Feb 2018

ASI president wants Wong gone

Associated Students, Inc. (ASI) President Jacqueline Foley detailed her frustration with the mistreatment she and fellow students, staff, faculty and administrators received under SF State President Leslie Wong’s authority in

13 Sep 2017

Title IX at risk under DeVos

This story was originally published stating that the data regarding the number of complaints and length of time for investigation was pulled from the U.S. News and World Report. Though

23 Aug 2017

Title IX encourages SF State students to report on-campus sexual assault

SF State’s on-campus crime rate has increased by 43 percent, according to the latest Annual Security and Fire Safety Report released Aug.11. The report, which includes data from 2013 to

02 Oct 2016

Second annual Greek Summit kicks off with Title IX training

SF State’s Greek Summit included mandatory training last week to better educate Greek organizations on sexual violence and sexual assault response protocols.  It has been found that fraternities and sororities

02 Dec 2015

Harassment scandal shifts perspective on Title IX

Allegations of world-renowned astronomer Geoffrey Marcy’s sexual harassment of students while teaching at SF State and University of California, Berkeley and recent changes to Title IX have raised questions about

21 Oct 2015

Allegations tie Berkeley sexual assault scandal to SF State

Two former SF State astronomy students recently accused a world-renowned astronomy professor of sexual harassment during his time at the University from 1984 to 1999. Geoffrey Marcy – who has

11 Sep 2015

SF state reforms title IX

In response to a number of new laws to protect students from sexual harassment on university campuses, the California State University system released an updated policy forbidding sexual misconduct on

21 Mar 2015

University under federal investigation for handling of sexual assault

The Office for Civil Rights added SF State to a list Wednesday that will include them with 104 college campuses under investigation for their handling of sexual violence. The federal examination at

SF State President Les Wong answers questions during an interview given by Xpress editors in the Administration Building Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014.
23 Sep 2014

Wong envisions changes to University in a Q&A session with Xpress

Golden Gate Xpress editors sat down with SF State President Leslie E. Wong last week to discuss the future of the University. The Gator president expanded on his plans for

10 Sep 2014

Police look into an alleged on-campus rape reported during the first week of school

Police have opened an investigation into an alleged rape in a campus residential community last week. University police have a suspect in the case, which has since been passed to

09 Sep 2014

SF State commits to sexual assault policies following federal legislation

Revisions to federal education policy changed how SF State addresses incidents of sexual assault beginning this semester, upholding a nationwide push for gender equity in college communities. Under the policy,

08 Sep 2014

University police open investigation into alleged rape on campus

Police have opened an investigation into an alleged rape that occurred on campus Aug. 29. University police have a suspect in the case, which has since been passed to the