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Person found dead at Mary Ward Hall

Darrin Baluyot
February 7, 2018
Filed under News

A man was reported dead on the first floor of Mary Ward Hall on Tuesday, Feb. 6, at 10:18 p.m. Nickie Young, a 24-year old San Francisco resident was announced dead at the scene, according to the SF Medical Examiner’s Office. The exact cause of death is still under investigation. The case synopsis by the...

Town hall meeting addresses shooting

Town hall meeting addresses shooting

Celine Herrera
March 5, 2019
Filed under Latest, News

Campus residents expressed outrage at a Feb. 26 town hall meeting hosted by the Residential Hall Association a day after they said SF State administrators failed to communicate effectively with the community in the aftermath of a nearby shooting and power outage that left students in the dark about their...

SF State community prepares for Halloween in wake of armed robbery

SF State community prepares for Halloween in wake of armed robbery

Michelle Nunez
October 31, 2016
Filed under Life

At the start of Halloween weekend, SF State students received an email notification regarding an armed robbery that took place on campus early Friday morning. “At approximately 1:45 AM on October 28th, three unknown males gained entry to the first floor of Mary Park Hall via the exit doors located ...

Banned Books Week honors frequently challenged literature, including former professor’s banned work

Banned Books Week honors frequently challenged literature, including former professor’s banned work

Peter Snarr
September 28, 2014
Filed under Life

SF State, an institution that prides itself on free speech and personal expression, is celebrating those values by hosting many events this week and applauding works of literature that have challenged the status quo. From Sept. 21-27, readers celebrate the freedom to read and honor books that have...

Campus crime update: attempted auto theft, defaced Hall of Fame and an overzealous creep

Aaron Williams
October 24, 2011
Filed under Uncategorized

All incidents happened between Oct. 19 and Oct. 24. Dude, where's my car? While driving in San Francisco can be a hassle, it is often faster than waiting for the 28 or 29 busses. One individual took upon himself last Saturday to forgo waiting for Muni and went "shopping" at one of largest auto mal...

UPD investigates sexual assaults

Juan Carlos Lara, Campus News Editor
September 23, 2019
Filed under Campus, Latest, Life

The University Police Department (UPD) received four reports of sexual violence on campus over the course of eight days surrounding the first day of the fall semester — three cases remain unsolved.  In the early hours of Monday, Aug. 26, the first day of class for the fall semester, a student was a...

2035 Master Plan overshadows existing housing needs

2035 Master Plan overshadows existing housing needs

Natalia Pourazar
May 21, 2019
Filed under News

INFORMATIONAL MAP BY BRIAN VU/Golden Gate Xpress   Last spring the University announced the Future State Campus Master Plan 2035 in a bid to address a shortage of affordable student housing and update academic buildings and resources. Many existing campus buildings were constructed over...

SF State shrugs off sexual harassment complaint, says student

SF State shrugs off sexual harassment complaint, says student

Chelsey Schallig
December 19, 2018
Filed under Latest, News

Two women are calling out SF State claiming that university authorities shrugged off their complaints of gender discrimination and sexual harassment on campus. Former student Isabelle Shin and current student Edee Huff turned to Twitter last October, frustrated over what they say was SF State’s f...

‘Transphobic’ crime bulletin leads to demands for apology, action

‘Transphobic’ crime bulletin leads to demands for apology, action

Lorenzo Morotti
December 12, 2018
Filed under Latest, News

A recent SF State Student Affairs crime bulletin describing a knife-wielding suspect as “a transgender female” led to accusations of transphobia and demands for the term to be removed from the statement. Anonymous fliers appeared on campus a day after the university sent out a mass email alerting...

Argument leads to assault with deadly weapon

Argument leads to assault with deadly weapon

Lorenzo Morotti
December 4, 2018
Filed under News

An unknown suspect allegedly assaulted an SF State student with a 6-inch to 12-inch machete after a verbal altercation in the Centennial Village at 12:30 a.m. on Monday night, Dec. 3, according to a university email blast sent out at 5:12 p.m. the following day. The victim suffered two lacerations...

Student reports sexual assault on campus

MJ Ongoy
December 17, 2016
Filed under News

An SF State student has filed a report of sexual assault. The incident allegedly occurred in Mary Ward Hall on Thursday. The female victim was at the Designated Smoking Area located around 750 Font Blvd., which is directly outside of Mary Ward Hall, around 8 p.m. where she says she first made contact...

Campus group sells donuts to raise dough for the homeless

Campus group sells donuts to raise dough for the homeless

Mariana Raschke
December 9, 2016
Filed under Life

With boxes of Krispy Kreme Donuts to appeal to morning commuter students making their way to campus, the Political Science Student Association asked for donations for the homeless. On a chilly Tuesday morning Aliana Fuata, president of PSSA, stood by 19th and Holloway avenues wearing several layers...

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