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Ramona Tascoe addresses the SF State class of 2018

SF State celebrates class of 2018 at 117th Commencement »

Activism and social justice were the themes for speakers addressing the more than 33,000 graduating students and guests at San Francisco State University’s 117th Commencement.


Bold Thinkers

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An introduction to our 'Bold Thinkers'

Our new column features stories about research that go beyond the headlines.
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Untold stories of Asian men in San Francisco’s queer history

Interim Dean of Ethnic Studies Amy Sueyoshi discusses her recently published book.
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Investigating museums' ‘dirty little secret’

A chemist finds himself investigating the legacy of pesticide use on Native American artifacts in museums.
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A winding road to a Ph.D.

There’s no typical path through science. Graduate student Gerald Young serves as an example of that.