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Follett presents potential plan for SFSU Bookstore at open meeting

Barbara Szabo April 5, 2012

Three employees of Follett Higher Education Group presented their case on why the company should take charge of operating the SFSU bookstore in an open meeting yesterday afternoon. Follett, Barnes &...

Bangladesh safety monitor trumpets workers rights at SF State

Joe Fitzgerald May 14, 2013

The collapse of a Bangladeshi garment factory building, which produced American and European retail clothing, reverberated around the world. The tragedy left 1127 low-wage workers dead and thousands injured...

Students First generates private donations for SF State students

Jessica Schimm September 26, 2012

Additional funding for a college student can mean the difference between focusing on academics and procuring financial security by means of extra work. The Students First campaign is trying to lessen...

SF State bookstore makes shift for profit after 58 years

Brad Wilson August 29, 2012

For the first time in 58 years, the SFSU Bookstore has gone from a nonprofit to being managed by Follett Higher Education Group, a family owned corporation. The University will maintain ownership of the...

SF State bookstore renting most textbooks in nation

Krissa Stanton September 23, 2011

At the corner of 20th and Winston, an empty space sits dark and abandoned with drooping signs in the window, nooks in the walls where wooden shelves and panels once were, and a reinforced lock keeping...

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