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SF State's Associated Students Inc. ready to reach out to campus

Megan Taros April 5, 2011

A single table draped with a purple banner and lined with a few stacks of golden fliers was the only noticeable mention of the Associated Students Inc., elections this year. It was difficult to tell...

Justin Baskin, 20, takes aim at a pool ball during a game at Rack-N-Cue on Aug. 25, 2021. Baskin seemed excited for the opening, mentioning that he plays on a team that competes against other schools. (Photo by Amaya Edwards/Golden Gate Xpress)

Campus pool hall, Rack-N-Cue, aims for a more gender inclusive space

Matthew Faludi, A&E Editor September 2, 2021

Alex Arriola, amid the clacking of pool balls and the chatter of players, described lifting the covers off of the pool tables at Rack-N-Cue for the first time since March 2020 as a near-religious experience. “It’s...

A police car sits in front of the University Police Department station on Tuesday, June 2, 2020. (Original photograph by Harika Maddala, Illustration by Kyran Berlin / Golden Gate Xpress)

As students rally to abolish campus police, SF State reexamines safety

Kyran Berlin, City Editor May 4, 2021

Editor's note: A previous version of this story alluded to the Oct. 25, 2005 arrest and jailing of an SF State professor as an example of a lawsuit against the Campus Safety Department for racial profiling....

A man and his dog race by a female skateboarder behind Cesar Chavez Student Center on Friday February 5, 2021.  (Cameron Lee / Golden Gate Xpress)

Meet the candidates: Associated Students executive candidate Q&As

Matthew Faludi, A&E Editor April 27, 2021

Editor's note: A previous version of this story listed candidate Jennifer Valencia as affiliated with the Students for Equity and Accountability slate. Since being interviewed, she has decided to run as...

SF State students gather outside the Cesar Chavez Student Center building. (Samantha Laurey / Golden Gate Xpress)

Asian American issues take center stage at Associated Students presidential candidate forum

Matthew Faludi, A&E Editor April 22, 2021

Talks of student involvement, a return to campus and campus safety, with an emphasis on Asian American students, dominated Monday’s open Zoom forum for presidential candidates hosted by Associate Students.  The...

Black students at SF State organized at a Open Forum for Black Students on July 24, expressing concerns with administration and personal experiences. (Olivia Wynkoop/Golden Gate Xpress)

Black students mobilize to press administration

Olivia Wynkoop and Omar Morales August 6, 2020

Editor's Note: A previous version of this story featured a quote from a source who referenced a proverb by Chinese philosopher Lao Tzu, but incorrectly recounted it as an African proverb.  The quote has...

Kevin Immanuel Gubbi poses in front of a San Francisco city view. Originally from India, Gubbi stayed in San Francisco to finish his masters thesis research after the schools shutdown. (Courtesy of Kevin Immanuel Gubbi)

ICE walks back deportation leaving international students uncertain

Olivia Wynkoop, Managing Editor July 16, 2020

Threats of deportation were announced by the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency (ICE) to over 10,300 California State University (CSU) students last week, only to be rescinded within a matter of...

Top (L-R) Science and Engineering Rep., VP Internal Affairs, Education Rep, VP External. Second row (L-R) Ethnic Studies Rep., VP Finance. Third row (L-R) Health & Social Sciences Rep., Liberal & Creative Arts Rep. Bottom row (L-R) Business Rep., VP Social Justice & Equity, President, VP Facilities & Operations. Image courtesy of Associated Students. (Izey Sarmiento / Associated Students)

Associated Students elections filing period extended

Whitney Papalii, City Editor April 3, 2020

As the Associated Students Board of Directors elections approach, the spread of COVID-19 puts a strain on future student government plans and events at SF State. The filing period for office elections...

SF State organization BRUH meets for the first time in Cesar Chavez Student Center. (Saylor Nedelman / Golden Gate Xpress)

Black Residents United in Housing hosts its first meeting of the semester to welcome back students

Whitney Papalii, City Editor February 26, 2020

Laughter and music filled room T160 in the Cesar Chavez Student Center, as Black Residents United in Housing (BRUH) kicked off their first event of the semester last week to welcome back students.       The...

Parking structure where San Francisco State University will raise the daily parking rate from $8 to $10 on June 1st. ( Dyanna Calvario / Golden Gate Xpress)

San Francisco campuses will increase parking tax

Matthew Macgugan, Staff Reporter February 19, 2020

Associated Students have spoken in opposition to a 25% parking tax to be implemented on California university campuses later this year.  Parking at SF State has long been a gripe of the roughly 6,900...

ASI pushes for a student fee increase

Juan Carlos Lara, Staff November 19, 2019

Fees are an intrinsic part of any college student’s life, from the time they apply to colleges and pay application fees until they prepare to leave and pay a graduation fee. Students at SF State currently...

SF State third year psychology major Taeil Sung, right, speaks to the crowd as psychology student Coco Griffin, center, and a photographer listen at the Active Minds 2nd annual mental health symposium in Jack Adams Hall at SF State on Friday, May 3.

Self-care symposium highlights mental health battles of marginalized students

Camila Ramirez Diaz May 7, 2019

SF State psychology major Taeil Sung (right) speaks to the crowd as psychology major Coco Griffin (left) listens at the Active Minds 2nd annual Mental Health Symposium in Jack Adams Hall on Friday, May...

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