San Francisco State University’s 2018 Commencement ceremony has been scheduled for Thursday, May 24, 2018, at AT&T Park.
Success Stories at SF State
Since 1967, Project Rebound has helped thousands of formerly incarcerated individuals navigate the process of getting into and graduating from college.
SF State students were awarded a total of $200,000 in the 2017-2018 academic year — which represents the highest number of Gilman scholarships of any university in the nation.
The Department of Kinesiology is undertaking a first in the nation study on the relationship between virtual reality games and fitness.
A new SF State film project featuring 12 student-produced shorts tells the stories of veterans interred at the San Francisco and Golden Gate national cemeteries.
“In a classroom I’m the professor, and so in some sense I’m the culture keeper. And one thing I try to do is shift the power dynamic and make sure students feel like equally powerful contributors to the place. I try to create spaces where we’re kind of together constructing a mathematical reality.”
— San Francisco State Mathematics Professor Federico Ardila, Quanta Magazine
SF State MFA student Daniel Chein has received the prestigious 2017 Princess Grace Award, a $28,260 scholarship that will allow him to complete his film about a dancer in Germany.
The student-led Experimental College – started in 1965 when students wanted classes that were more germane to their lives – is getting a second act, with courses on topics from Chomsky to Syrian refugees.
SF State Broadcast and Electronic Arts (BECA) students traveled to Mexico to make films about issues of accessibility and public transportation.
View his lauded work at the Fine Arts Gallery on campus and Casemore/Kirkeby in San Francisco’s Dogpatch neighborhood.
SF State biologists presented research at the Annual Health Disparities Research Symposium on their work to alleviate a chronic problem in health research: minority communities being left out of studies.
Researchers compare uses and benefits of mantra, mindfulness and spiritual meditation, with mindfulness practice considered “the soup du jour in terms of meditation,” says one expert.