Zoot Suit, an award-winning play by SJSU alum Luis Valdez, is being directed by his son, Kinan Valdez and staged at the University Theatre, beginning April 23. A landmark work of Chicano theatre, Zoot Suit also features work by musical director Emiliano Valdez.
Check out this new story from NBC Bay Area News and Telemundo’s Comunidad Del Valle, and come see a terrific production!
Congratulations to TA major Lisa Laymon. As one of 420 President’s Scholars being saluted at this year’s Honors Convocation, she has been nominated by Professor Amy Glazer and selected as one of 10 students featured by SJSU and the Office of the Provost.
Please check out this inspiring interview with Lisa, whose accomplishments and achievements are many and varied. “When an unexpected door opens,” advises Lisa, “walk through it with confidence in yourself. Be curious: ask good questions and listen with an open mind. Never stop learning.”
Colin Heim with reporter and evening news anchor Lauren Seaver
Recent RTVF graduate Colin Heim wrote recently with the following good news:
I’ve been a Production Assistant at KSBW in Salinas since mid-February 2015. When I was hired, it was only temporary until June and I was working evenings. My temporary job now has become a permanent part time position as of last week. I’m now moving to mornings Yay for 4:30 am start times!