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Dec. 10: Business Building now open; classes will be held

News + Events : Dec. 10: Business Building now open; classes will be held


December 10 , 2009

7:02 a.m.: University Police, with support from the California State University Critical Response Unit and San Francisco Police Department, entered the Business building at approximately 3:15 a.m. today and cleared the building of protesters. The Business building is open for business as usual today; all classes will be held as scheduled.

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Police arrested protestors at SF State. San Francisco Chronicle 12/10/09; Associated Press 12/10/09 ; Inside Higher Ed 12/10/09 ; KCBS 12/10/09; NBC 12/10/09; ABC7 12/10/09; KGO-Am 12/10/09; San Francisco Examiner 12/10/09

A group of protesters took over the Business building at SF State. San Jose Mercury News 12/9/09 ; ABC 30 12/9/09; CBS 5 12/9/09; New York Times 12/9/09; KCBS 12/9/09; San Francisco Chronicle 12/9/09; San Francisco Examiner 12/9/09

December 9, 2009

3:40 p.m.: Classes scheduled to meet in the Business building on Wednesday have been canceled with the following exceptions:

  1. MGMT 670.03 will meet in HSS 304 from 7 p.m. to 9:45 p.m.
  2. BUS 682.05 will meet in trailer 4 (Behind Hensill and Thornton Halls) at 4 p.m.
  3. ISYS 565.01 will meet at HSS 151 at 7 p.m.

If you have questions, visit the Registrar's Office ( or contact via e-mail at, by phone at (415) 338-2350, or in person at the One Stop Student Services Center during normal business hours.

10:58 a.m.: San Francisco State University is open today and classes for today, Dec. 9, 2009, are in session with one exception: classes in the Business building are canceled. The campus is safe and operating as usual. There is a protest in the Business building only. At this time it is peaceful. University police, in concert with local law enforcement, are monitoring for safety and senior administration is attending to the situation. The protestors have not yet contacted the administration regarding their concerns.

9:38 a.m.: Classes scheduled to take place in the Business building on Wednesday, Dec. 9 have been canceled. Business classes held in other buildings on campus are still in session. If students have questions about their work and need to speak with their instructors, faculty will be available at the Seven Hills Conference Center through 2 p.m. and at the Towers Conference Center from 2 to 8 p.m.

Visit the University home page for updates.

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