The student-run magazine of San Francisco State University

Xpress Magazine

The student-run magazine of San Francisco State University

Xpress Magazine

The student-run magazine of San Francisco State University

Xpress Magazine

All content by Amaya Edwards
Ja’corey Bowens and Lee Lockhart pose for a portrait on campus on Dec. 2, 2021. (Amaya Edwards / Xpress Magazine)

From the Ground Up: A Revolution at State

December 15, 2021

  On a windy Tuesday afternoon, holding a cup of coffee from Cafe Rosso and wearing a university-branded mask, fourth-year student Ja’Corey Bowens sits on the steps of the Cesar Chavez Student...

Nilo and Yota stand in the bed of the City Slicker Farm truck, getting ready to pass off supplies to their peers at the Multicultural Community Center on the University of California, Berkeley campus on Oct. 26, 2021. Yota, a 20-year-old student at UC Berkeley, is an intern with the MCC on campus. “Honestly, I just like to play with dirt. I like sand. I like just being in community with other people who actually know how to do stuff like this. I think Im just happy to be in a space where its so community-centered. And its also just recognizing that were all part of this larger ecosystem,” Yota said. (Amaya Edwards / Xpress Magazine)

Rooted in Community

December 15, 2021

Luxury condos loom over the farm beds at City Slicker Farms (CSF), a nonprofit organization sitting on a 1.5-acre plot of occupied Ohlone Chochenyo land in Oakland, California. The organization was...

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