San Jose City Manager David Sykes, ’91 BS, ’95 MS, Civil Engineering, sees his work as an act of service.
Hadiyah Ghoghari, ’20 Computer Science, hopes to work for NASA while creating opportunities for fellow female engineers.
From engineers to medical doctors, four alumni reflect on how their SJSU experiences have helped them make an impact. Illustrations by Jon Chester.
Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering Mohamed Badawy founded SJSU’s Center of Power Electronic Converters.
Letters, emails, blog comments and social posts. Here’s what Spartans have to say.
Professor Stacy Gleixner thinks it’s society’s responsibility to fix this pipeline issue: “And that comes from both directions: girls dreaming that they can do this and parents and teachers supporting them. And CEOs making a climate that promotes diverse attitudes and visions.”
Michael Sera, ’86 Electrical Engineering, works to bridge cultures at the Japanese American Museum of San Jose.
San Jose State’s Phyllis Forward Simpkins International House celebrates 40 years.
Here’s what Washington Square readers have to say.
Silicon Valley has disrupted its way into a housing crisis, one so severe that the workers needed to power tech’s growth engine are being priced out of a future here.
Alumni healthcare leaders share their insights on U.S. healthcare and what inspired them to help people achieve their fullest, healthiest lives.
“Practically every major or discipline can impact the healthcare ecosystem.”
“These devices are breakthrough, game-changers that are allowing more people better healthcare.”
“The healthcare industry is probably a couple of decades behind other industries in its use of technology.”
“We are trying to make the exploration of the unknown something that everyday people can do. It doesn’t take a science grant to see something no one ever has before.”
SJSU Grupo Folklórico Luna y Sol dancers perform at the second annual Latino Heritage Night at Oracle Arena.
Alumna Anima Patil-Sabale’s current goal: acceptance in NASA’s Astronaut Selection Program.
“The experiences that I’ve had in the name of STEM have been unbelievable, and I want that for other people.”
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.
This year’s commencement speaker: Nancy Pelosi, Democratic leader of the House of Representatives in the 114th Congress and congresswoman, California’s 12th District.
Our Fall/Winter 2014 VIP: Assistant Professor Civil and Environmental Engineering Laura Sullivan-Green.
Five personal stories prove that we are much more than the sum of our experiences.
Home or away? Doesn’t matter! Some fans just won’t miss game day.
“My business started at SJSU!” says Michael Bayne, ’05 Industrial Technology/Business Operations, ’09 MBA/MSC, who recently founded his company, Rota Mobility, with his father, a local semiconductor entrepreneur.