08 Nov 2012

SQE raises awareness about possible Cal State University fee increases

Members of Students for Quality Education gathered at Malcolm X Plaza this afternoon to inform students about the three new proposed fees from the California State University Board of Trustees. The

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08 May 2019

The 15th annual Cinco De Mayo Festival in the Mission

On May 4, 2019 Mission Neighborhood Centers held its 15th annual Cinco de Mayo festival, celebrating Latinx culture over a 4-block stretch of Valencia Street. Local vendors sold food and

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07 May 2019

Policy limits free speech, access

Students and faculty gather in the quad for a press conference regarding demands for SF State, President Wong on the eighth day of the hunger strike on Monday. The hungerstrike

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16 Apr 2019

Students For Quality Education to host town hall on student safety

Students For Quality Education will host a student safety town hall at SF State as part of its “No Harm, Disarm” campaign on Tuesday April 16, to discuss student safety

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23 Mar 2019

Students and community advocate for free public college

A statewide coalition to initiate free public college has taken college campuses by storm as SF State and local grassroots organization SF Rising presented a teach-in on March 12 at

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04 Apr 2018

#FundTheDream rally at the State Capitol

Story by: Jacqueline Pinedo and Marisol Cabrera The California Faculty Association (CFA), along with student and faculty members from all 23 California State Universities, held a rally on Wednesday April 4,

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28 Mar 2018

Rally to #FundTheDream

On April 4th – the 50th Anniversary of the assassination of Dr. King – the California Faculty Association (CFA) and Students for Quality Education (SQE) invite our campus community to

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08 Mar 2016

Why I’ll strike: A letter from the CFA chapter president

Twenty-six thousand California State University faculty, including lecturers, counselors, coaches and librarians are poised to strike across all 23 campuses on April 13th if we do not receive a 5 percent

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01 Mar 2016

Tensions flare at CSU East Bay during chancellor visit

Faculty and students came toe-to-toe with Chancellor Timothy White at Cal State East Bay to express their frustration as part of a contentious listening tour forum Monday afternoon. White’s listening

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29 Apr 2014

Ethnic studies cutbacks protested in campus rally

[HTML1] Ethnic studies may be in danger in California, according to CSU Students for Quality Education. Students and faculty gathered at a rally organized by SQE in front of the

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29 Oct 2013

Equity Week points out cost of high education, student debt

Monday, SF State celebrated Equity Week in Malcolm X Plaza to highlight inequalities in higher education. Equity Week, a 12-year-old national college campus event, attempts to draw attention to unfair circumstances

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15 Nov 2012

Delayed fee votes prove student activism matters

This past week has been a bit of a roller coaster when it comes to the CSU’s budget. Students scored a monumental victory with the passage of Proposition 30, as California

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14 Nov 2012

CSU Board of Trustees delays proposed fee votes

The California State University Board of Trustees has shelved the controversial fee vote which was set to take place Nov. 14 in the wake of the passage of Proposition 30.

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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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10 May 2012

California Faculty Association moves closer to strike

As pressure mounts for the California Faculty Association and the California State University to reach a contract agreement, about 30 faculty and students gathered Tuesday at 19th and Holloway avenues

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07 Mar 2012

ASI should be responsible for increasing voter turnout

While it may be the presidential primaries making national news this week, for SF State students, another important election period is slipping away. With elections for student representatives fast approaching,

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01 Mar 2012

Day of Action at SF State dampened by bad weather

A low turnout and rainy weather brought gloom to SF State on Thurday’s walkout as a part of the national Day of Action for Education. Despite many flyers posted throughout

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01 Mar 2012

BLOG: March 1 Day of Action at SF State

After heavy rain and a low student turnout, the March 1 Day of Action activities seemed to fizzle out as quickly as they had begun. The day’s events were led

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29 Feb 2012

VIDEO: Faculty and students discuss Day of Action

As the March 1 Day of Action approaches, SF State faculty and students discuss the issues that have motivated them to participate in this national movement. Students for Quality Education,

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29 Feb 2012

SF State students and faculty share their stories for Day of Action

Frederico Villalobos Walter Parenteau Joe Kloythanomsup Kim Geron Rachel Stower Lauren Stower Sheila Tully Sadaf Malik Siraj Shabber Jocelyn Palenco Ann Robertson James Quesada Evelyn Mendoza Salma Elshakre Zachariah Barghouti

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17 Nov 2011

Faculty, students gathered at CSU East Bay for California Faculty Association strike

A few hundred faculty members and students gathered at Cal State East Bay today for a one-day strike approved by the California Faculty Association earlier this month. The strike stems

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15 Nov 2011

VIDEO: SF State students sit in on administration building as part of walkout

Update, 7:18 p.m.: All protesters have vacated the Administration building. Update, 6:53 p.m.: About eight students remain in the Administration building after it has been closed for nearly an hour.

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18 Apr 2011

Professors and students picket chancellor's visit

Students and faculty picketed at California State University East Bay Monday as CSU Chancellor Charles Reed met with school President Mohammad H. Qayoumi to discuss the president’s upcoming transfer to

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13 Apr 2011

Students for Quality Education members to meet with President Corrigan

Students for Quality Education members, SF State staff and even students in passing caught the attention of Vice President for University Advancement Robert J. Nava today when a group of

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12 Apr 2011

Students demand attention for higher education

When it comes to cuts to education, Students for Quality Education have one main philosophy: louder is better. SQE and the California Faculty Association are encouraging students to raise their

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09 Mar 2011

Day of (in)Action

March 2, 2011 will most likely be remembered as the ‘Day of Little Action.’ This year’s Day of Action to save public education across California garnered some attention, but did

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08 Mar 2011

UPDATED WITH VIDEO: Day of Action highlights looming cuts to higher education

*UPDATE – Multimedia Editor Aaron Williams interviews various supporters of the ‘Day of Action’ protest. Students and faculty will unite once again to protest budget cuts in a statewide Day

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02 Mar 2011

Gators march to CCSF in protest of budget cuts

The Postman will carry his mail through sleet and snow, rain and hail, to get it to it’s destination, but mailmen have nothing on agitated college students protesting massive budget

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