Category: Fall-Winter 2015

The Cross Section of Collaboration

When San Jose State moved from its original location in San Francisco to San Jose in 1871, there was no predicting that acres of orchards in the valley would give way to millions of square feet of office space for some of the most valuable companies in the world. Read on to learn how SJSU and the city of San Jose are partnering to transform our region.

From Readers

We received a number of letters asking about the spring/summer 2015 edition, which was our first-ever digital-only issue. Thank you for reading Washington Square.

Storied Paseos

On any given day, students, faculty and staff members, and alumni flow through campus, perhaps not realizing that their paths are remarkable.

Rising Above

Ada Lou Reed Duacsek learned to pilot a plane before she could drive a car. She never hesitated to pursue her passions—and gender equality—first in aviation, then in the U.S. military.