Students, faculty and staff at San Francisco State University told the presidential search committee Monday that they wanted a leader who will share the campus’s progressive values. “Overwhelmingly, I think I would just want someone who reflects the values endemic to S.F. State University,” student Crystal De La Roca said, during public comment at the committee’s first and only open meeting Monday. Read More
Students, faculty and staff at San Francisco State University on Monday told the presidential search committee they want a leader who will share the campus’s progressive values. “Overwhelmingly, I think I would just want someone who reflects the values endemic to S.F. State University,” student Crystal De La Roca said during public comment at the committee’s first and only open meeting. Read More
Three hoodlums used a homophobic slur against their victim before beating and robbing him near San Francisco State University early Wednesday morning, cops said. The 20-year-old victim was walking near the intersection of Font Boulevard and Tapia Drive around 2:10 a.m. when three men in a cream-colored late-70s model Oldsmobile drove up and the driver began yelling homophobic slurs at him, police Officer Albie Esparza said. Read More
Occupy SFSU protesters packed up and left campus early Thursday morning after repeated warnings from San Francisco State University that they would not be able to stay over the holiday break, university officials and Occupy members said. Read More
As students streamed in and out of the Cesar Chavez Student Center at San Francisco State University on Monday, some ignored the dozen colorful tents set up just outside the front door. Others stopped by to investigate the brand-new Occupy SFSU.
“My first question was, is everybody homeless?” said junior Hugo Calderon. “I kind of want to know what the movement is about here on campus.” Read More
As San Francisco looks to build on its green image, Asian-American merchants are worried about the potential impacts of charging shoppers up to 25 cents per bag provided.News of the proposal, which is before the Board of Supervisors, is only now reaching the ethnic merchant communities, according to David Lee, a San Francisco State University political science professor who runs a nonprofit to increase civic engagement of the Asian-American community. Read More
Students at San Francisco State University and 22 other California State University campuses are more likely to face a 9 percent tuition increase next year, after the CSU trustees finance committee voted 4 to 3 to approve it. The full board of trustees was expected to approve the hike later Wednesday. Read More
Angry San Francisco State students are walking out on classes this afternoon in order to protest cuts proposed and additional fees proposed to California State Universities, according to the student newspaper the Golden Gate Express.Student journalists estimate some 500 students are walking around campus encouraging other students to join in their protest. Read More
San Francisco police say a creepy teenage sex fiend has been nabbed following three attacks on the same woman.
The 14-year-old was nabbed following an alleged sexual battery in the administrative building at San Francisco State University around 4:35 p.m. Tuesday, police at Taraval Station said Thursday. Read More