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Woman smiles at the camera wearing a brown blazer and purple striped shirt

Fall/Winter edition of SF State Magazine now online »

The issue celebrates accomplished women — alums, faculty, students and new President Lynn Mahoney.

 

Bold Thinkers

Underwater photograph of a purple and green anemone in sand

Op-ed series puts SF State marine science in the spotlight

Scientists at SF State’s Estuary and Ocean Science Center write about their research in the San Francisco Examiner.
Aerial photo of a large arc of small structures in the desert with mountains in the background

Studying a city that appears out of thin air

At Burning Man, Professor of Geography & Environment Andrew Oliphant found a natural laboratory for understanding the urban atmosphere.
Person on bicycle crosses a snowy intersection in Copenhagen

Professor takes the street fight to Europe

Professor of Geography & Environment Jason Henderson looks to Copenhagen for green transit inspiration.
A mother wearing a purse waving goodbye to a nanny holding her kid.

Study links rise in fertility rates for the rich to income inequality

Recent research shows that cheap home-care services might be helping wealthy mothers have more children.