“The arts are not just about entertaining, but about pushing boundaries and encouraging others to do the same.”
Washington Square: The Stories of San Jose State University
“I see teaching as a fundamental vehicle for citizenship.”
“To contribute positively to someone’s life in the classroom and beyond is very meaningful.”
“I am using my training in physics to tackle and understand problems in the humanities.”
Marc J. Spears, ’95 Journalism, senior writer for ESPN’s The Undefeated, a site that explores sports, race and culture, is no stranger to the world of athlete activism.
The father of the sociology of sport on SJSU’s new Institute for the Study of Sport, Society and Social Change.
An interview with SJSU President Mary Papazian.
“The story of modern track and field cannot be written without the contributions of SJSU athletes and coaches.”
Celebrating the 50th anniversary of Moss Landing Marine Labs.
Alumna Maribel Martinez is manager of Santa Clara County’s new Office of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) Affairs.
Alumna Anima Patil-Sabale’s current goal: acceptance in NASA’s Astronaut Selection Program.
Losing her mother raised Melissa Lewelling’s awareness of former foster youths struggling to graduate from college.
Professor Tatiana Shubin is working to increase interest in mathematics among Navajo students.
A pilot faculty-in-residence program helps students feel at home on campus by connecting them with faculty members outside the classroom.
My Very Inspirational Person
Alumna Holly Duffy: “I learned the joy of seeing someone overcome incredible odds to improve and grow.”
Students in a sponsored class project develop improved kiosks, campus maps and signage that help everyone find their way around campus.
A lighthouse, a surprise discovery and SJSU’s place in history.