Alum Mai Masri's True Story to Represent Jordan in 2017 Oscars
3000 Nights tells the story of a newlywed Palestinian schoolteacher who is wrongfully arrested and incarcerated in an Israeli prison, where she gives birth to her son.
SF State Makes Hollywood Reporter Top Film Schools List for Third Straight Year
"My favorite experience at SFSU was walking around the city with a 16mm Bolex and only a loose idea of what I wanted to film." -- Ethan Van der Ryn ('85), Transformers and The Lord of the Rings sound editor.
Aspiring Teacher Among the Top Students Honored by CSU Trustees
Marisa Jimison, a double major in Spanish and English, is only the second SF State undergrad to receive a Trustees’ Award.
Sophomore Timothy Walker Appointed to California's Racial Profiling Advisory Board
"In whatever way you believe you can help change someone's life, do it. ... It takes everyone coming together to make the change that you would like to see in this world."
College Welcomes 14 New Faculty: Pornography Research to Comic Con
Tenured and tenure-track professors include Comic Con award nominee, author of The Feminist Porn Book, member of The Lion King's original Broadway cast, expert on elections and voting.