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Dulce Lopez an Alumni at UC Berkeley rallying her team up, to strike against women brutality.

UC Berkeley Students rally up to strike at the Mexican Embassy

Cierra Quintana, Staff reporter March 9, 2020

Women Indigenous Day takes place in all shapes, colors, ethnicities, and cultures. On March 9th, in front of the Mexican consulate, UC Berkeley students, alumni and volunteers participated in the strike...

Judo Club members Yevgeniy Sosnovskiy (bottom) grapples with Nicholas Mitchell during the club's practice session in Gym-149 on Wednesday, March 5, 2018. (Christian Urrutia/Golden Gate Xpress)

SF State judo looking into practice with UC Berkeley

Brandon Tanguma October 17, 2018

SF State’s judo club is back for another semester and is hoping to enter a local tournament to test their skills against other colleges, such as UC Berkeley. Nick Mitchell, president of the judo club,...

A portable light burns during a protest at UC Berkeley turned violent and shut down a scheduled speech by right-wing provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos on Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2016. (Photo by George Morin/ Special to Xpress)

Protests break out at UC Berkeley in response to Milo Yiannopoulos appearance

Nevin Long February 1, 2017

A demonstration to keep controversial "alt-right" speaker and Breitbart editor Milo Yiannopoulos from speaking at the University of California, Berkeley has turned into an impromptu march. Campus...

Joseph Greenwell, Dean of Students, talks with Jebril Fayyad, founder and president of United People for Peace, at SF State's Accessible Adventures Day held in Malcolm X Plaza Tuesday, April 15. Photo by Jenny Sokolova / Xpress

First standalone Dean of Students in 20 years leaves for UC Berkeley

Julia Middlemiss April 15, 2014

The news of Joseph Greenwell’s departure has left colleagues with bittersweet feelings. SF State’s Dean of Students recently announced that he will move from one Bay Area college to another. Joseph...

UC Berkeley students occupy Tolman Hall, two arrested

Megan Taros September 22, 2011

Protesters at UC Berkeley occupied Tolman Hall today as part of a protest against the UC system's recent decision to hike tuition, put on by a student-led group Students Against the Cuts Coalition. At...

UC Berkeley protesters arrested during Day of Action

Juan Martinez March 3, 2011

Approximately 12 UC Berkeley students were arrested Tuesday night after occupying Benjamin Ide Wheeler Hall in protest of proposed budget cuts to higher education. The crowd separated into three groups...

More than 200 rally at UC Berkeley

Xpress Staff March 2, 2011

More than 200 students, parents, and teachers protested at UC Berkeley today in demonstration against Gov. Jerry Brown’s proposed $1.4 billion in budget cuts to California higher education. “Governor...

Shoppers browse wide music selections at Amoeba Music, a local record store in Berkeley CA, after they reopen their doors on Oct. 16, since the COVID-10 closures in March. (Leila Figueroa / Golden Gate Xpress)

Amoeba Berkeley celebrates anticipated reopening

Jian Yang, Staff Reporter October 19, 2020

Amoeba Berkeley officially reopened on Oct. 15, after having been forced to shutter for over six months.  Amoeba Music is an independent music chain store based in California. They also call themselves...

SFSU Surfers beat Cal, UCSF in ‘Battle of the Bay’ Competition

Jesse Gomez November 5, 2019

Surfers from San Francisco State University, University of San Francisco and the University of California Berkeley, enter the water for a mock surfing competition at Ocean Beach in San Francisco Nov 2,...

Coalitions crucial during 1968 strike

Coalitions crucial during 1968 strike

Geoffrey Scott November 7, 2018

The action that precipitated the 1968 SF State strike may have begun with the Black Student Union, but it soon spread to thousands of other students demanding the administration provide a more ethnically...

Puck is life

Gabriel Agurcia March 7, 2018

The hour hand and minute hand meet at the apex of the clock. It’s another 12 o’clock practice. 12 a.m., that is. For SF State’s ice hockey club, this is one of several obstacles that must be dealt...

Trump supporters stand in front of anti-fascism protesters during a free speech rally at UC Berkeley, Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017. (Aya Yoshida/Golden Gate Xpress)

Berkeley’s “Free Speech Week” fades out in screaming matches

Brian Neumann October 4, 2017

The anticipated pinnacle of the canceled “Free Speech Week” at UC Berkeley ended in a small show of right and left wing supporters clamoring to drown out each other’s voices last Wednesday. A...

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