31 Oct 2012

Teams engage in spirited competition at Costume Dodgeball Tournament

There’s only one place where you’ll find Mario, Luigi, a team of Los Nachos wrestlers and other unique characters battling it out on the court for the championship title: at

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31 Oct 2012

BLOG, PHOTOS: San Francisco Giants parade

Xpress has minute-by-minute coverage of the Giants victory parade today, which started on the foot of Market Street at 11 a.m. and will end at Civic Center. [HTML2] [HTML1]  

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31 Oct 2012

PHOTOS: SF State gets into Halloween spirit

From zombies and vampires to psycho pumpkins, SF State students celebrated Halloween by wearing their creatively ghoulish outfits to school. Check out what students wore to school today on this

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31 Oct 2012

First-time voters at SF State gear up for election

By Danielle Steffenhagen and Noemy Mena Chris Limon, who comes  from a family of undocumented immigrants, is proud to be voting for the first time in this election after realizing

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31 Oct 2012

Prop. 32 reduces political power of unions

As the role of money in politics continues to increase, one proposition facing California voters aims to limit contributions from certain groups. Yet opponents say that special exemptions in the

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31 Oct 2012

"Kink!" workshop demonstrates safety within BDSM community

About 100 students broadened their knowledge on a different kind of pleasure in the Rosa Parks Conference room in the Cesar Chavez Student Center. In a delicate, yet open manner,

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31 Oct 2012

Kinesiology athletes apply knowledge on sports field

Running at full speed, the opposing team’s forwards advance toward the goal, flawlessly weaving around defenders. As the final seconds of the game wind down, a forward takes her last

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30 Oct 2012

"Fluorescent Virgins" exhibit illuminates local artists' work for Dia de los Muertos

In a dimly lit gallery, images of the Virgin Mary with hands folded in prayer glow through lightbox displays of blinking fluorescent colors. Arranged on ceremonial altars dedicated to the

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30 Oct 2012

PREVIEW: Gator men's wrestling strives to attain All-American status with new season

Fighting for a top spot in the nation is only half the battle – becoming an All-American is the ultimate goal. Coming off a frustrating 2011-12 season with a 5-9

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30 Oct 2012

Clipper transfer charging issue alleviated for commuter students

BART is trying to do away with the old yellow paper transfers to Muni, but some passengers are wary of recent charging issues with Clipper. People who arrive at Daly

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30 Oct 2012

Puzzle questions test job applicants' mental reflexes during hiring process

As a student coming out of the University of South Florida graduate school in the late 90s, Chris Wright was looking for a job. On his search, he encountered an

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30 Oct 2012

Campus crime update: shooting hoops, stolen tires and graffiti

Occupy the Basketball Courts Officers approached a subject shooting some sweet hoops after hours in the Gymnasium Oct. 26. The subject became argumentative when asked to leave and to supply

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30 Oct 2012

Violent World Series celebrations for Giants' win lead to multiple charges

The World Series celebration Sunday night resulted in 35 arrests, according to the District Attorney’s Office. After a night of fires, Muni buses being destroyed and rowdy crowds encountering the

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30 Oct 2012

Prop. 30 to give students helping hand with tuition woes

The life of a student isn’t what it used to be. With overcrowded classrooms, limited financial aid and increased tuition costs, higher education in California is barely staying afloat. It’s

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29 Oct 2012

PHOTOS: Giants arrive at AT&T Park to droves of joyous fans

Coming home with the World Series title after a sweep, the Giants were wildly greeted by hundreds of high-spirited fans who flocked in front of AT&T Park. Fans waited anxiously

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29 Oct 2012

"Shotgun!" displays off-the-cuff student acts

Most college students understand the feelings associated with having to produce decent work under duress and intense time constraints, but believe it or not, a large group of student directors,

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29 Oct 2012

PHOTOS: Giants World Series victory sparks fires during celebrations

After the Giants swept the Tigers for the World Series title in a 4-3 victory last night, San Francisco fans exploded with excitement as they celebrated the Giants win by

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28 Oct 2012

Giants sweep Tigers for World Series victory

The San Francisco Giants rushed the mound as they swept their way to become the 2012 World Series champions in a 4-3 victory over the Detroit Tigers. It was an

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28 Oct 2012

Gator women's soccer caps season with 0-0 draw against Cal State Dominguez Hills

The Gators put out everything they had in their last game of the season, pulling through with a 0-0 tie with the Cal State Dominguez Hills Toros. Both teams kept

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28 Oct 2012

Gator men's soccer wins last game of season against Cal State Dominguez Hills

In their last match for the 2012 regular season, the Gator men’s soccer team defeated the Cal State Domiguez Hills Toros 2-1. The Gators celebrated “Senior Day” with their nine

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28 Oct 2012

Friendship Games unites Filipino American students in fierce competition

SF State’s Friendship Game’s team participated in the 27th Annual Friendship Games hosted by CSU Fullerton Oct. 27. Friendship Games, a yearly event where students — most of them part of

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28 Oct 2012

PHOTOS: Gator men's basketball stumbles in 'The Battle for San Francisco'

In what was billed as “The Battle for San Francisco,” the USF Dons easily defeated the SF State Gators 93-77 in an exhibition match at War Memorial Gymnasium. The Gators had

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27 Oct 2012

Gator women's volleyball sweeps Cal State Stanislaus 3-0

In true Gator fashion, the SF State women’s volleyball team brought a balanced effort to knock off visiting Cal State Stanislaus in a three-set sweep Saturday night for the second

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27 Oct 2012

One Giants win to go for World Series victory

Although there was change of location for game three of the World Series, there certainly was no change of pace for the Giants as they took their third victory from

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27 Oct 2012

The Fashion Blueprint: Ditch those ugly UGGs

It’s beginning to get colder out there and it’s natural to want to keep your feet warm, but remember — UGGs are just short for uggly. For some reason, girls

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27 Oct 2012

Gator women's volleyball pummels Chico State in 3-1 win

Emotions ran high in the final moments as the crowd cheered loudly on their feet after SF State spiked the final kill of the match, defeating Chico State in a thrilling four

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27 Oct 2012

The Ins and Outs: Why depression could dry up sex drive

Does it seem like getting out of bed is a huge effort? What about spending time with people? Having sex? Masturbating? One out of every four college students and one out

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26 Oct 2012

Gator women's soccer scrapes 1-1 draw against Cal State LA

Long shadows cast over Cox Stadium as the Gators came out with a 1-1 draw against the Cal State Los Angeles Golden Eagles in an intense double overtime match. The

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26 Oct 2012

Gator men's soccer squeaks by with 2-2 draw against Cal State LA

The Gators fought back to overcome an early deficit and scraped a 2-2 draw against the Cal State Los Angeles Golden Eagles today. Despite falling behind early in the first 10

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26 Oct 2012

Biology major Anna Nguyen named SF State's Voice

The office of Student Life has finally found SF State’s Voice with the conclusion of the month-long singing competition Thursday night. Anna Nguyen was dubbed the winner of SF State’s

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25 Oct 2012

Giants crush Tigers in 2-0 win for World Series two-game edge

Fans decked out in orange and black filled AT&T Park to cheer on the Giants as they won game two of the World Series against the Detroit Tigers 2-0. At

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25 Oct 2012

Lack of on-campus housing perpetuates SF State's commuter campus label

College is a time when kids who have lived their entire lives under their parent’s roof get to finally explore their independence. It’s a time when students get to reinvent

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25 Oct 2012

Komen Foundation questionably snubs porn site's donations

Watch boobs and save some while you’re at it, PornHub says. October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month and the popular porn site wanted to donate one cent per each

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25 Oct 2012

SFMTA awarded $942 million grant for Central Subway

The San Francisco Municipal Transit Agency was awarded nearly $1 billion in federal grants and funds to construct the highly anticipated Central Subway connecting the Bayview District to Chinatown and

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25 Oct 2012

PHOTOS: Barbary Coast Burlesque bewitches boisterous bunch at The Depot

Feathers and Spam and mimes, oh my! Students in The Depot on Wednesday night found themselves bouncing between the World Series broadcast and the silly, sexy stylings of the Barbary

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