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Carmen Domingo appointed dean of SF State’s College of Science & Engineering »

A 20-year faculty member in the Department of Biology, Domingo has a record of championing student success.


Bold Thinkers

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Q&A: The drama of a bird’s nest

Associate Professor of Biology Andrew Zink answers questions about cooperation and conflict in nature.

Getting women scientists the credit they deserve

A new study by SF State biologists is already helping to spotlight overlooked researchers.
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The Namesmith

Professor of Biology Dennis Desjardin has named almost 300 fungi species. It was only a matter of time before he started having fun with it.
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Study reveals strength of Filipino community ties in San Francisco

Community-based organizations, channeling the Filipino concept of “kapwa,” fill an important gap in city support for Filipino immigrants.