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


In FIRST VOTE, SFSU’s multimedia journalism students featured first time voters from all across the Bay Area: Anahi Ruvalcaba, Augustine Aranda, Chanel Payne, Christian Cabang, Jordan Wong, Naya Flores,...

At Home with The Kellys

By Paul C. Kelly April 16, 2020

Video: Piñata Politics

Chris Sanchez December 1, 2015   San Francisco based artist Romeo Gilberto Osorio has been making piñatas for 20 years. Requests from his customers range from...

Video: The Pinball Wizards at Free Gold Watch

Drake Newkirk December 1, 2015 Competitive Pinball League meets weekly at Free Gold Watch, a print shop/arcade in the Haight.  Competitor and pinball mechanic Sally Sparks explains why...

Whats up with Bae?

What’s up with Bae?

Jannelle Garcia April 29, 2015

Photo courtesy of karljonsson via Flickr New trend words are a continual cycle, with no real questions about how they became popular, and what they actually mean. In the 90's there was "da bomb,"...

Y Generation: Afraid of dating?

Y Generation: Afraid of dating?

Jannelle Garcia March 2, 2015

Artwork by Alec Fernandes/Xpress Magazine The comments above are just some of the many posts on the new matchmaking website, “We Met on the N” , created by Alex Lee at the beginning of February....

Photo by Hillary S.

SF State talks Valentine’s Day

Hillary Smith February 14, 2015

Photo by Hillary Smith   Valentine's Day makes people weird. Like, extra angry or extra lovey dovey. Some fill the holiday with fancy desserts and meals and end it wrapped in someone's arms...

The Sound of Odd Numbers: Bobey

Lorisa Salvatin January 26, 2015

The second installment of a larger project by Lorisa Salvatin Layers of strange time signatures and bouncy melodies color the music of Brendan Page, known also as Bobey. Page said his move to San Francisco...

Hibbity Dibbity and the anatomy of a jam band

Calla Camero December 17, 2014

San Francisco band, Hibbity Dibbity, is made up of members Jack Gehegan, Parker Simon, Tom Relling, and Chris Braun. The four came together about two years ago after Tom and Chris started writing songs...

From me to you, love notes to the city

Calla Camero October 28, 2014 Shannon Weber is changing the world, one love note at a time. And she's starting with San Francisco. As a mother of three, it all started with notes to her kids, expressing...

The Teardown: Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City

The Teardown: Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City

Michael Leri October 8, 2014

Platforms: PS3, Xbox 360, PC Release Date: March 20, 2012 Average Scores: 52, 52, 48 Upon inserting the disc of Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City, this is the first thing that greets the player: What...

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