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The Student News Site of San Francisco State University

Golden Gate Xpress

The Student News Site of San Francisco State University

Golden Gate Xpress

Water and plumbing issue at Cesar Chavez Student Center causes closures

Erin Lu March 29, 2016

Cesar Chavez Student Center has reported that the water plumbing was blocked and bathrooms were closed during one of the busiest times of day. The water functions next to Gold Coast Grill & Catering...

Cesar Chavez Student Center custodians concerned about auxiliary merger

Cesar Chavez Student Center custodians concerned about auxiliary merger

Guadalupe González November 5, 2013

The merging of the Cesar Chavez Student Center with the Associated Students, Inc. looms overhead leaving the custodians of the student center — and their benefits package — in limbo. Currently...

Cesar Chavez Student Center evacuated after flood

Xpress Staff November 29, 2011

The Cesar Chavez Student Center was evacuated this afternoon due to a flood. A pipe burst on the Plaza Level of the Student Center and the building is expected to be closed for at least an hour, according...

University plans to shift ownership of Cesar Chavez Student Center

Chloe Johnson May 13, 2014

SF State plans to shift control of the Cesar Chavez Student Center from an independent organization to the university’s corporate entity UCorp starting on June 30, a move that may threaten the employment...

Police investigate alleged viewer of child pornography in Cesar Chavez Student Center

Michael Barba April 1, 2014

Police have opened an investigation into an incident that occurred March 22 involving a 63-year-old man who allegedly used a computer in the Cesar Chavez Student Center to view child pornography, according...

Remodeled Student Information Center launches soft opening at SF State's Cesar Chavez Center

Gerardo Recinos September 19, 2012

The newly remodeled Student Information Center was unveiled for a soft opening Wednesday afternoon in the Cesar Chavez Student Center. The former information desk has been transformed into a one-stop...

VIDEO: The Growlers perform at The Depot in Cesar Chavez Student Center

Barbara Szabo February 28, 2012

More than 500 people packed The Depot in the Cesar Chavez Student Center Friday night as sweaty bodies cornered The Growlers on a stage that barely fit their musical equipment. “Beach goth” rock band...

Jessie's Hot House evicted from Cesar Chavez Student Center

KC Crowell September 5, 2011

Students returning to campus with hopes of mac and cheese and fried chicken will have to settle for a lunch with a little less soul after the closing of Jessie's Hot House over the summer. The restaurant,...

Skylar Swearington, a SF State senior and communications major, works on homework in the library on SF State’s campus in San Francisco, Calif., on Sept. 28, 2022. The library is Swearington’s go-to study spot. (Tatyana Ekmekjian / Golden Gate Xpress)

Students seek on-campus study areas with more accommodating hours

Jenna Mandarano, Staff Reporter September 29, 2022

After more in-person classes returned this semester, students have struggled to find early morning and late night study spots.  In the SF State subreddit r/SFSU, students voiced their concerns and...

Students walk in and out of the Cesar Chavez Student Center, which is home to 12 out the 13 AS programs, on Sept. 26, 2022. (Oscar Palma / Golden Gate Xpress)

A guide to Associated Students’ 13 programs for financial assistance, childcare and more

Oscar Palma, Staff Reporter September 27, 2022

From high tuition to the difficulty of finding a community, the college experience can be a  challenging journey for any student and SF State’s Associated Students knows that. The student-run government...

Danielle Lundstrom hands out a Gator Groceries flyer to a student in front of the Malcom X Plaza Sept. 1, 2022. (Daniela Perez / Golden Gate Xpress)

Nutrition Department students create Gator Groceries-inspired recipes

Daniela Perez, Staff Reporter September 26, 2022

For the past five years, SF State’s Health Promotion & Wellness unit and Associated Students have offered Gator Groceries, a campus program that distributes free food to students facing food insecurity.  Today,...

President of AS Karina Zamora and Chief of Staff Iese Esera, stand outside of the Cesar Chavez Student Center after the boards first bi-weekly meeting of the semester on Sept. 5. (Oscar Palma / Golden Gate Xpress)

Associated Students’ new board of directors aims to build deeper connections with students

Oscar Palma, Staff Reporter September 9, 2022

This year’s Associated Students board of directors—SF State’s campus elected student government—wants to create deeper connections with the student body, with the help of their 13 resource based...

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