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The American Public Health Association’s 2018 annual conference was attended by SF State faculty and staff who wrote a successful policy about police violence as a public health issue.

SF State students push for action on police violence »

Problem now seen as public health issue  


Bold Thinkers

A crowd of people cross a crosswalk in Tokyo

A decades-long fight to rid science of a stereotype

David Matsumoto has spent his career pushing back against the “common view” of cultural differences in psychology.
Jan Randall speaks in front of a screen depicting a map.

Making her own way

Being a woman in science wasn’t easy for Jan Randall. So she worked to ensure that the next generation get the support they need.
Sarita Cannon standing next to concrete columns

What do Beyoncé and Audre Lorde have in common?

Three questions for Associate Professor of English Sarita Nyasha Cannon
Hanna Butler-Struben with trees in background

Painful inspiration

For this graduate student, chronic migraines sparked an interest in studying pain.