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Smart Ways To Enhance How The Brain Works

Professors Erik Perper and Richard Harvey demonstrate breathing techniques in the Humanities Building at SF State on Monday, April 17, 2017 (Sarahbeth Maney).

Alena Naiden

May 28, 2017

Cold sweat soaks through your shirt, your body temperature rises, your heartbeat gets louder, faster, and becomes the only thing you can hear. Your brain is frozen. The anxiety of finals week — whether you are looking through your planner in anticipation, studying fiercely in the library, or tak...

Research And Activism At SFSU: Ideas Worth Standing Up For

Isaac Hochstetler, 3, looks at a microscope at one of the stations set up for the Romberg Tiburon Center's Discovery Day on April 23 in Tiburon, CA. (Tate Drucker/Xpress)

Alena Naiden

May 13, 2017

Lindsay Faye sits in a big grey rocking chair, reading the Lorax to her two-and-a-half-year-old cousin Evelyn. As the last words of the poem approach, she chokes on tears. “Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, Nothing is going to get better. It's not.” For Faye, graduate marine sc...

Too Much On Your Plate, Or Not Enough?- Food Insecurity at SF State

Theater major Cherokee White's lunch comprised of chicken, vegetable and potatoes.

Alena Naiden

March 15, 2017

All-night parties, beer pong, and school work with no end: That’s what many people imagine when thinking about student life. But what about hunger? At least one in five students attending a California State University struggles to pay for nutritious food and regularly skip meals, according to the ...

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