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CCAA distinguishes 73 SF State Gators with All-Academic accolades

Photo curtesy of the SF State Athletic Department.
September 16, 2018

Last week the California Collegiate Athletic Association announced that 73 SF State student-athletes earned All-Academic honors for the 2017-18 school year. The CCAA honored a total of 811 student-athletes...

A Long Road to Travel – A map of the SF State Gators hockey club’s season

September 29, 2014

The SF State Gators Hockey Club drops the puck on its sophomore season in the Pacific Collegiate Hockey Association on Sept. 27, hoping to make the playoffs for the first time. The road to glory won't...

SF State gators float into Pride parade

May 26, 2013

This year SF State will once again be joining one of the country's largest LGBTQ celebrations at the San Francisco Pride parade June 30 — and this time with a float. "The Pride parade is an extraordinary...

Seven Gators set to compete for No. 5 SF State in national tournament

Photo by Marvin Ronsdorf via Unsplash.
March 8, 2019

Seven SF State athletes are set to compete in this weekend’s NCAA Women’s Indoor Track and Field National Championships on, March 8 and 9. No. 5 SF State will send Timarya Baynard, Devanique Brown,...

Rucki saves Gators from elimination, SF State advances to semifinals

Rucki saves Gators from elimination, SF State advances to semifinals
October 31, 2018

Women’s soccer advances to the conference semifinals after surviving a dramatic penalty shootout with Cal State San Marcos on Oct. 30. Despite neither team scoring a goal in the 110 minutes of regulation...

Former Gators return to SF State for annual softball alumni game

SF State alumna Jennifer Lewis runs to first base during the annual softball alumni game at the Softball Field on Saturday, Oct. 13. (David Rodriguez/Golden Gate Xpress)
October 16, 2018

The 2019 Gators fell 7-8 to the alumni Gators softball team Saturday, in a game that was stretched to 10 innings to give alumni pitchers to get some playing time, according to head coach Alicia Reid. This...

A Gators Guide to Navigating SF State

August 27, 2016

ON-CAMPUS RESOURCES SF State has a lot of resources for students hidden in plain sight. Here are some perks to take full advantage of:     -Free tutoring centers on campus for registered students....

Gators rally together at AT&T Park’s first-ever SF state university night

The SF State hockey team poses with mascot, Lou Seal, September 16, 2015 (Tyler Lehman / Xpress)
September 17, 2015

Even as the Giants staved off a late offensive surge from the visiting Cincinnati Reds Wednesday, it was the spirit of the stadium's purple-and-gold-clad fans that impressed SF State alumni Ryan McCormick...

SF State may not be the Gators for long

SF State may not be the Gators for long
February 19, 2014

University President Leslie E. Wong dances with the SF State gator mascot at Malcolm X Plaza on Friday, Feb. 22, 2013 in preparation for the second SF State Harlem Shake video. Photo by Virginia Tieman...

Cross-country Gators place second overall in annual SF State Invitational

Cross-country Gators place second overall in annual SF State Invitational
October 15, 2013

[set_id=72157636602222884] After weeks of competing on the road, Gator cross-country teams hit home terrain to dominate most of the competition at the SF State Invitational last Friday. They came in...

VIDEO: SF State Gospel Gators hit high note at choir competition

October 2, 2012

Still recovering from the excitement after placing second in Verizon's How Sweet the Sound choir competition, the SF State Gospel Gators gathered at Lakeside Presbyterian Church Oct. 1 to rehearse. The...

SF State layoffs to hit grant-funded staff, but there is hope

Adam Paganini stands next to the model of an SF State research buoy outside the Estuary and Ocean Center in Tiburon, Calif. Paganini attaches instruments to these buoys that measure real time readings of carbon dioxide, temperature and other data variables in the bay. (Harika Maddala / Golden Gate Xpress)
October 8, 2020

 When Adam Paganini received his layoff notice, he was perplexed. As an SF State alum and coordinator at the school’s Estuary & Ocean Science Center, he thought that his grant-funded salary...

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