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A plan to replace the tennis courts at San Francisco State University with a baseball academy has been put on hold. (Joel Angel Juárez/Special to S.F. Examiner)

SFSU’s $5M plan to replace tennis courts with youth Giants academy on hold

A $5 million proposal to replace the tennis courts at San Francisco…

A plan to replace the tennis courts at San Francisco State University with a baseball academy has been put on hold. (Joel Angel Juárez/Special to S.F. Examiner)
From left, San Francisco State students Zach Shiverdaker, Matthew Eis, Jackson Flagg and Riley Doyle walk past residential housing in Parkmerced on Wednesday. (Joel Angel Juárez/Special to S.F. Examiner)

SFSU proposal to grow student housing up for public review

San Francisco State University, a commuter school with a student body spread…

From left, San Francisco State students Zach Shiverdaker, Matthew Eis, Jackson Flagg and Riley Doyle walk past residential housing in Parkmerced on Wednesday. (Joel Angel Juárez/Special to S.F. Examiner)
The "Gator Pass," a transit discount for students at San Francisco State University, was approved by BART's Board of Directors on Thursday, July 14, 2016. (S.F. Examiner)

BART approves ‘Gator Pass’ discount for SFSU students

BART’s Board of Directors approved a fare discount program for San Francisco…

The "Gator Pass," a transit discount for students at San Francisco State University, was approved by BART's Board of Directors on Thursday, July 14, 2016. (S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco State University (Yesica Prado/Special to S.F. Examiner)

SF’s universities envision new solutions for student housing

Three San Francisco public universities plan to expand student housing over the…

San Francisco State University (Yesica Prado/Special to S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco State University. (Mike Koozmn/S.F. Examiner file photo)

CSU launches review of SFSU hiring practices for alleged racial bias

An attorney for the California State University system is conducting a review…

San Francisco State University. (Mike Koozmn/S.F. Examiner file photo)
One of the four hunger strikers speaks to San Francisco State University students as they gather for a news conference, supporting the four hunger strike students and restate their demands for funding $8 million to the College of Ethnic Studies on Monday, May 9, 2016. (Yesica Prado/Special to the SF Examiner)

Students end hunger strike after reaching agreement with SFSU president

Faculty and students reached a sweeping agreement Wednesday afternoon with San Francisco…

One of the four hunger strikers speaks to San Francisco State University students as they gather for a news conference, supporting the four hunger strike students and restate their demands for funding $8 million to the College of Ethnic Studies on Monday, May 9, 2016. (Yesica Prado/Special to the SF Examiner)
One of the four hunger strikers speaks to San Francisco State University students as they gather for a news conference, supporting the four hunger strike students and restate their demands for funding $8 million to the College of Ethnic Studies on Monday, May 9, 2016. (Yesica Prado/Special to the SF Examiner)

SFSU hunger striker hospitalized

A San Francisco State University student on hunger strike was hospitalized Monday…

One of the four hunger strikers speaks to San Francisco State University students as they gather for a news conference, supporting the four hunger strike students and restate their demands for funding $8 million to the College of Ethnic Studies on Monday, May 9, 2016. (Yesica Prado/Special to the SF Examiner)
San Francisco State University students and supporters raise their hands in solidarity during a news conference supporting the four hunger strike students and restate their demands for funding $8 million to the College of Ethnic Studies on Monday, May 9, 2016. (Yesica Prado/Special to the SF Examiner)

SFSU president says hunger strikers’ demands not ‘unrealistic’

San Francisco State University officials were pressured Monday to compromise with the…

San Francisco State University students and supporters raise their hands in solidarity during a news conference supporting the four hunger strike students and restate their demands for funding $8 million to the College of Ethnic Studies on Monday, May 9, 2016. (Yesica Prado/Special to the SF Examiner)
San Francisco State University students gather in the quad to mark the beginning of a hunger strike calling for College of Ethnic studies to remain fully funded permantly and mantain their faculty on Monday, May 2; 2016. (Yesica Prado/ Special to the S.F. Examiner)

SFSU students won’t eat until Ethnic Studies demands are met

A group of students at San Francisco State University have decided to…

San Francisco State University students gather in the quad to mark the beginning of a hunger strike calling for College of Ethnic studies to remain fully funded permantly and mantain their faculty on Monday, May 2; 2016. (Yesica Prado/ Special to the S.F. Examiner)
Students gather in the quad of San Francisco State University during the beginning of a hunger strike calling for $8 million funding for the Ethnic Studies department Monday, May 2, 2016. (Michael Barba/S.F. Examiner)

SFSU students begin hunger strike over funding for Ethnic Studies

A group of San Francisco State University students have decided to forgo…

Students gather in the quad of San Francisco State University during the beginning of a hunger strike calling for $8 million funding for the Ethnic Studies department Monday, May 2, 2016. (Michael Barba/S.F. Examiner)
California State University faculty union leaders have authorized a five-day strike at all 23 campuses, including San Francisco State University, in April amid unsuccessful contract negotiations. (S.F. Examiner file photo)

CSU, faculty close to agreement to avert five-day strike

California State University and its faculty union could be close to an…

California State University faculty union leaders have authorized a five-day strike at all 23 campuses, including San Francisco State University, in April amid unsuccessful contract negotiations. (S.F. Examiner file photo)
S.F. Examiner file photo

Potential for largest-ever CSU strike advances

California State University faculty are legally allowed to strike next month if…

S.F. Examiner file photo
The "Gator Pass," a transit discount for students at San Francisco State University, was approved by BART's Board of Directors on Thursday, July 14, 2016. (S.F. Examiner)

SF State transit discount pass clears BART hurdle; students set to vote

BART has joined up with San Francisco agencies to provide students at…

The "Gator Pass," a transit discount for students at San Francisco State University, was approved by BART's Board of Directors on Thursday, July 14, 2016. (S.F. Examiner)
Students at San Francisco State University gather on Tuesday to organize a list of demands to present to university president Leslie Wong regarding purported cuts in funding for the College of Ethnic Studies. (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)

SFSU pledges to maintain funding for College of Ethnic Studies

San Francisco State University’s College of Ethnic Studies is not expected to…

Students at San Francisco State University gather on Tuesday to organize a list of demands to present to university president Leslie Wong regarding purported cuts in funding for the College of Ethnic Studies. (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Students at San Francisco State University gather on Tuesday to organize a list of demands to present to university president Leslie Wong regarding purported cuts in funding for the College of Ethnic Studies. (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)

SFSU’s College of Ethnic Studies faces possible cuts

San Francisco State University’s nationally celebrated College of Ethnic Studies could lose…

Students at San Francisco State University gather on Tuesday to organize a list of demands to present to university president Leslie Wong regarding purported cuts in funding for the College of Ethnic Studies. (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Rape reported at SF State dormitory

A person was reportedly raped at a San Francisco State University dormitory…

San Francisco State University President Les E. Wong, left, listens to the student Katie Rivers voice concerns with pouring rights issues during a town hall meeting at Seven Hills Conference Center at SFSU on Thursday, Nov.19. ( Courtesy Qing Huang/Golden Gate Xpress)

SF State plan to partner with beverage company fizzles out

San Francisco State University will not enter into a partnership with a…

San Francisco State University President Les E. Wong, left, listens to the student Katie Rivers voice concerns with pouring rights issues during a town hall meeting at Seven Hills Conference Center at SFSU on Thursday, Nov.19. ( Courtesy Qing Huang/Golden Gate Xpress)
The Tiburon Salmon Institute operates pens to raise the fish before releasing them into the wild. COURTESY TIBURON SALMON INSTITUTE

Tiburon Salmon Institute told to vacate SFSU site by Sept. 2016

A Marin County salmon institute has been told it must vacate the…

The Tiburon Salmon Institute operates pens to raise the fish before releasing them into the wild. COURTESY TIBURON SALMON INSTITUTE
A woman was sexually battered at San Francisco State University by an unidentified man Wednesday, September 30, 2015, university officials said. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner, file photo 2012)

Woman sexually battered on SF State campus

A woman was sexually battered at San Francisco State University by an…

A woman was sexually battered at San Francisco State University by an unidentified man Wednesday, September 30, 2015, university officials said. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner, file photo 2012)
A new labor agreement allows for San Francisco State University police officers to carry pepper spray and stun guns. (Connor Hunt/Special to S.F. Examiner)

SF State to equip campus police with Tasers

In a city where the police department was barred from using Tasers…

A new labor agreement allows for San Francisco State University police officers to carry pepper spray and stun guns. (Connor Hunt/Special to S.F. Examiner)