This fall, applications open for the new Master of Design (MDes) program at San José State University — the first of its kind in all 23 of the California State Universities. The MDes will have two areas of specialization: experience design and animation, and positions SJSU to be a leader in developing talent for this emerging field in the future.
San José State University’s Insights Speaker Series returned this year featuring Daymond John, the founder, president and CEO of FUBU and co-star on ABC’s five-time Emmy-Award winning series, “Shark Tank.”
Keenan Norris’ “The Confession of Copeland Cane” Wins the 2022 Northern California Book Award for Fiction
SJSU Associate Professor of Creative Writing Keenan Norris has won the 2022 Northern California Book Award for Fiction for “The Confession of Copeland Cane.”
San José State University has launched its first business interdisciplinary incubator, SpartUp, supporting SJSU students, alumni, faculty and staff through the entire startup journey – from idea, through prototype, to planning and fundraising.
Acclaimed author Jacqueline Woodson will receive the 2022 Steinbeck Award on Oct. 18 — the first time it has been awarded since 1999 by SJSU’s Center for Literary Arts and Center for Steinbeck Studies.
SJSU partnered with Amazon to launch Career Choice program, becoming the first Bay Area institution to ensure Amazon employees currently enrolled at SJSU as well as prospective students are eligible for tuition assistance.
SJSU Political Science Professor Mary Currin-Percival shares five actions Spartans can take to prepare for the November midterm elections.
Ome Garcia, ’24 Psychology, received the California State University’s highest accolade for student accomplishment — and are awarded to outstanding students who excel in academic, professional and personal achievements.
SJSU rose three spots to #4 in Top Public Schools in the West in the 2023 U.S. News and World Report Best Colleges rankings, while also finishing in the top three among public universities in the region for Campus Ethnic Diversity, Best Value and Best Colleges for Veterans.
College of Graduate Studies Dean Marc d’Alarcao talks about the growth of SJSU’s advanced degree programs, the Grad Slam competition, what’s on the horizon for Graduate Studies and more.
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