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SF State students Ethan Fry (left) and Kyle Merryman (right) perform William Shakespeares As You Like It during the 2nd annual Opening Day Festival hosted by the College of Liberal & Creative arts Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014. Annastashia Goolsby / Xpress.

College of Liberal and Creative Arts open their doors for student showcase.

Nicole Paradise September 28, 2014

The second annual College of Liberal and Creative Arts Opening Day gave students a reason to brag about their work Sunday afternoon in a festival full of talent and creativity. Activities throughout...

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 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...

Let’s respect and support youth activists

Arianne Arciaga October 15, 2019

Greta Thunberg, 16, was nominated for the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize, losing to Abiy Ahmed Ali. However, the work that Thunberg accomplished did not go unnoticed. Her speech to the world leaders at the United...

Fine Arts Gallery presents 31st annual Stillwell student exhibition

Fine Arts Gallery presents 31st annual Stillwell student exhibition

Sarah Niderost December 4, 2018

The College of Liberal and Creative Arts will present the 31st Annual Stillwell Student Exhibition in the Fine Arts Gallery from Tuesday, Dec. 4 to Thursday, Dec. 13. This exhibit will feature undergraduate...

Pedestrians cross Buckingham Way in front of the proposed location for a 400-room hotel and conference center at SF State on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018. The new hotel is part of the Future State Vision Plan to renovate the campus and would generate profit for the university. Portions of student housing at University Park North would need to be demolished to make way for the hotel project. (Chris Robledo/Golden Gate Xpress)

SF State hopes to have hotel up and running in 3 to 5 years

Geoffrey Scott September 26, 2018

SF State aims to get into the hotel business within three to five years, yet several crucial questions still remain over how to make the enormous campus public-private partnership project happen. During...

Creative writing professor announced as a finalist for national book award

Katherine Minkiewicz February 4, 2017

SF State creative writing professor Peter Orner is 1-of-30 finalists in the running for the prestigious National Book Critics Circle Award for his book, "Am I Alone Here?", the College of Liberal and Creative...

Sarah Pishny, left, VP of internal affairs and political science major talks with Forest Klein, right, liberal and creative arts representative, both ASI candidates for next semester, Fall 2015 in the Malcolm X Plaza on Thursday March 19. (Emma Chiang / Xpress)

ASI Elections 2015: Meet the Candidates

In the upcoming ASI election, where most candidates run unopposed, students will decide between two contenders for the position of Vice President of Internal Affairs. Current VP Sarah Pishny is seeking...

Faculty votes unanimously to merge dance program with theater arts

Peter Snarr October 30, 2014

Theater arts faculty members and two tenure track dance professors voted to move the dance program out of the School of Music and Dance and into the theater arts department Monday, commencing the first...

Nes-Per-N-Nub rests beside the lid to his inner sarcophagus while the two outer sarcophagi stand on display in the background Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014.

Mummy and accompaning Egyptian artifacts find new home in college consolidation

Lulu Orozco October 28, 2014

The Sutro Egyptian and Treganza collection will be moved as part of the University Museum's relocation into the Fine Arts building next semester for specialized care and greater student accessibility. “We...

Annette Bening sits in a dressing room in the Creative Arts Building Friday, Oct. 10, 2014.

Actress Annette Bening revisits alma mater and treats theatre and cinema students to inspiring talk

Anna Hecht October 11, 2014

While a crowd of eager students stood in the halls awaiting her presence, actress Annette Bening slowly toured the rooms of her alma mater’s theatre department, reminiscing about directors she worked...

Creative Arts Building expects facelift in 2018

Creative Arts Building expects facelift in 2018

Julia Middlemiss March 4, 2014

A student walks by the current broadcast wing of the Creative Arts building Monday, March 3. Photo by Tony Santos / Xpress The Creative Arts Replacement Building project, which has been on hold since...

SF State celebrates Creative State Opening Day

SF State celebrates Creative State Opening Day

Ayesha Rizvi October 2, 2013

Highlighted by the Alexander String Quartet and the world premiere of a composition by Pulitzer Prize-winning professor, Wayne Peterson, the University's vibrant arts programs joined in the first ever...

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