30 Apr 2012

An SF State student's refusal to sign petition for student loan forgiveness

Student loan debt is on pace to pass the $1 trillion mark in the coming months, increasing at a rate of roughly $2,853 per second, according to Finaid.org. In light

0
30 Apr 2012

SF State baseball beats CSU East Bay in close game despite poor field conditions

Errors were the name of Friday’s baseball game as SF State nearly let the win slip by during their series opener against Cal State University East Bay.  The Gators managed

0
29 Apr 2012

SF State wins one of four-game series against Cal State San Bernardino

Solid pitching and fielding were not enough to prevent the SF State men’s baseball team from losing at home to conference rivals Cal State San Bernardino Sunday. The final game

0
29 Apr 2012

Campus crime update: running from the cops, two lost wallets and a drinking game gone awry

Footrace Against the Police Yields Losing Results University police responded to a call about a suspicious looking individual near the Ethnic Studies and Psychology Building just before 8:30 a.m. April

0
29 Apr 2012

The Ins And Outs: Discovering the many ways of stimulating the G-spot

Just inside a woman’s body, there’s a magical little zone that’s the key to her pleasure. It can make her squirm, scream and even squirt. Maybe. According to a study

0
29 Apr 2012

New cameras installed on Muni buses to catch cars in bus-only lanes

Motorists in San Francisco who park or drive in bus lanes may soon be in for a rude awakening. In an effort to improve bus services, the San Francisco Municipal

0
Forkin'
29 Apr 2012

Forkin' Frisco: Exploring diverse eateries in the Castro

This often bustling neighborhood, one of the most prominent symbols of LGBT activism nationwide, offers a trendy personality that’s apparent in its array of clothing stores and outdoor cafes. From

0
29 Apr 2012

SF State coaches maximize limited scholarship funds for athletes

When it comes to the sports of SF State, dedication and commitment are two characteristics that can directly lead to financial consideration. For coaches, these are two of the key

0
29 Apr 2012

An SF State student's need for more support for disability

Suffering a brain injury just before my first year of college was obviously not in my plans. A month after my high school graduation and less than a month and

1
27 Apr 2012

VIDEO: SF State hosts landmark ceremony honoring Native American tribes

Tribes from Santa Rosa and Lake Isabella gathered at SF State for a historic moment in modern Native American history. In accordance of the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act,

0
26 Apr 2012

San Francisco Summer Jobs+ program aims to find work for young people

Going out into the workforce can be an intimidating and frightening experience, especially for those seeking their first employment. San Francisco’s Summer Jobs+ is a local program designed to get young

1
26 Apr 2012

SF State to replace vacant building with grass lot after property sale is finalized

A new building for students will be added to the University in the distant future.  In the interim, there are plans for a new grass field for student recreation. After

0
26 Apr 2012

ASI organizes Rhythms Music Festival despite venue, cost challenges

This time last year, the Annex served as a temporary library while the current one was under construction. But Thursday and Friday, April 26 and 27, a stage will take

0
26 Apr 2012

Questions about SFSU Bookstore's future management still unanswered

There has been no shortage of controversy surrounding the impending change of management for the SFSU Bookstore, and even with the open forums finished, the decision may be quite a

4
25 Apr 2012

The Ins And Outs: Exploring the interplay between food and sex

In dim candlelight with a burst of semi-kinky spontaneity, you generously slather chocolate syrup onto the body of your partner. Using your fingers to blend it into your very willing victim’s

0
25 Apr 2012

Rhythms Music Festival schedule

Thursday, April 26 1:00 p.m. – Team Backpack 1:55 – Talk of Shamans 2:35 – Bang Data 3:30 – Grieves and Budo 4:35 – So Timeless 5:30 – Battle of

0
25 Apr 2012

Key players in San Francisco music scene to host panel at Jack Adams Hall

Several key players in the San Francisco music scene and from SF State’s Music/Recording Industry school will host a panel Friday, April 27 at Jack Adams Hall in Cesar Chavez

0
25 Apr 2012

Mr. Fix It: Finding a solution for faster Wi-Fi at SF State

I was in the Mr. Fix it headquarters the other day, excited to try on various outfits in hopes of finding the official Mr. Fix It uniform. I checked the

2
25 Apr 2012

ASI-sponsored Rhythms Music Festival kicks off tomorrow in the Annex

It all started as a joke three years ago. When one SF State student should have been studying, he instead made a Facebook group titled “If 15,000 people join this

1
25 Apr 2012

Utilizing the empty Annex for Rhythms Music Festival is a welcomed treat

By spearheading the Rhythms Music Festival in the old Annex space, ASI has brought a refreshing dose of ingenuity to the campus. While the Annex has served faithfully as an

0
23 Apr 2012

Campus crime update: Laundry sabotage, more alcohol and narcotics possession on a stoner holiday

A Dirty D.I.Y. Deed University police took a report of a Parkmerced resident whose clothes had been damaged and sprayed with bleach April 16, amounting to up to $600 in

0
23 Apr 2012

Mr. Fix It: Cleaning up after yourself in campus bathrooms

As I made my way toward a restroom in the Business Building, I was told many times to stay away, but I reassured myself I was going. I entered and

2
23 Apr 2012

SF State male students relieve emotional trauma through creative outlets

Justin Thielman came from a conservative town. There were no resources for victims of sexual abuse. It wasn’t until he was 20 that he was able to admit to himself

0
23 Apr 2012

Muni service disrupted after person is struck by train

Update 4:45 p.m.: A male in a wheelchair was on the Muni tracks and was struck by a train around noon at Civic Center station, according to the San Francisco

0
23 Apr 2012

SF State students fuse science and creativity at Senior Art Expo

Science and art aren’t two subjects often found in the same sentence, let alone the same classroom. That is, unless you pay a visit to the Conceptual Information Arts program

0
22 Apr 2012

Rhythms Music Festival: More about the performers

Grieves and Budo This rapper and producer pair will be fresh off the plane from a European tour when they arrive to campus. They’re talented in separate ventures, but together

0
21 Apr 2012

SF State Gator softball closes season with doubleheader against Sonoma State Seawolves

Three Gator athletes were carted out of the first inning due to injuries during softball’s season-ending doubleheader Saturday that only continued Sonoma State domination of the home team. The Gators

0
20 Apr 2012

Sonoma State pitcher shuts down SF State softball at home

Sonoma State’s starting pitcher Samantha Lipperd dominated SF State’s softball team earlier today by keeping the Gators scoreless in back to back games. Coming into the matchup, Lipperd was leading

0
20 Apr 2012

Study finds that UC faculties are increasingly liberal

When Rick Santorum recently decried California universities as bastions of liberal elitism based on a report he read from “the state of California” he instantly garnered nationwide criticism from the

0
Forkin'
20 Apr 2012

Forkin' Frisco: Cuisine choices at Union Square are anything but square

There are two words that come to mind when describing the food scene in the city’s bustling Union Square: tourist traps. Amidst the plethora of seemingly promising restaurants that line

0
19 Apr 2012

VIDEO: Underdog hot dog eating contest bring laughs, surprises

About 200 people crowded the main lobby of Cesar Chavez Student Center April 5th to witness 10 SF State student contestants chow down for the ultimate prize. At noon, competitors lined up in

0
19 Apr 2012

"CockTales" facilitates open expression of masculinity and fatherhood

In Latin cultures, machismo is defined by pride, physical strength and power, but 22-year-old Abel Gomez Jr. takes pride in something else: his queer identity. It wasn’t always this way,

1
19 Apr 2012

Lack of transparency a disservice and threat to public education

If you want to find out anything about the important decisions affecting this institution, you must navigate a bureaucratic system that is not only unfriendly, but actively hostile to those

0
18 Apr 2012

VIDEO: San Franciscans remember 1906 earthquake

Sirens wailed up and down Market Street as San Franciscans celebrated the 106th anniversary of the 1906 earthquake early Tuesday morning. Antique fire trucks ferried the remaining survivors, George Quilici

0
18 Apr 2012

SF State's College of Extended Learning raises questions about privatization

As contract negotiations between the California Faculty Association and the California State University drag into the 22nd month and teachers have called into question the direction the system is heading, one word continues to strike a chord with

0
18 Apr 2012

SF State to be the first CSU to offer Persian studies minor

On the fourth floor of the Humanities Building’s north end, an open door comes into view as soon as students and faculty reach the top of the stairs. The room, which

0