BECA Finalist at SF State

May 4, 2017 Multimedia News

  Four Broadcast and Electronic Communication Arts majors from SF State were chosen as finalists for the competitive and nationwide Television Foundation’s Internship Program offered by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. The competitive program offers a variety of different categories for students to apply for based on their interests. According to Miriam Smith, ...

Associate dean at SF State chosen as SF Pride grand marshall

May 3, 2017 Life

One of six community grand marshals for the 47th Annual San Francisco Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Pride Celebration and Parade will be SF State’s associate dean of the College of Ethnic Studies, Amy Sueyoshi. As a grand marshal selected by the San Francisco Pride Board of Directors, Sueyoshi welcomes the opportunity to highlight values and ...

BECA graduate named president of Paramount Pictures Worldwide Television Licensing

April 19, 2017 Life

Paramount Pictures recently named an SF State alumnus their new president of Worldwide Television Licensing. Dan Cohen, SF State broadcast and electronic communication arts graduate, will be leading Paramount’s television licensing teams and looking after the distribution of Paramount films, TV shows and other platforms where their content is shared, according to Variety. According to ...

SF State cinema professor adds diversity to the Oscars

March 1, 2017 Life

This years’ Academy Awards was a special one for SF State, as an assistant professor had the opportunity to help decide who would walk away with the Oscar. Cheryl Dunye from the School of Cinema was invited to become a voting member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, casting her first votes ...

New body positive and depression support groups welcome SF State students

February 21, 2017 Life

SF State will soon offer two new support groups to help students work through issues surrounding depression and body image. The Counseling and Psychological Services Center at SF State determined the need for the additional programs based on topics that continued to come up during one-on-one sessions.   Leslie Shin, facilitator and clinical counselor, and ...

SF State helps students register for CSU Student Research Competition

February 8, 2017 Life

Creative juices were flowing as potential competitors for the CSU Student Research Competition began the application process last Wednesday. The Liberal and Creative Arts Associate Dean of Student and Curricular Services, Susan B. Shimanoff and English professor Jennifer Arin, hosted the workshop to help students apply and inform them on the competition that will showcase ...