experimental college

The revived experimental college enters its third semester

September 14, 2018 News

The resurgence of the Experimental College program from the 1960s offers a variety of student-taught courses this fall to a new generation of SF State students. The significance of the EXCO 50 years ago had a helping hand in fostering and reinforcing progressive ideas as well as assisting in the instituting of the College of ...

Experimental College creates fundraiser for Syrian refugees

December 5, 2017 Life Multimedia

by Roxanne Hernandez, Garrett Bergthold, Bryan Ramirez Students from SF State’s Experimental College produced an art gallery fundraiser on campus for the Syrian Refugee Crisis on Monday Dec. 4, 2017. Alisar Mustafa, political science major, who teaches an experimental class about Syria and the Middle East, assigned her students to create interactive art for the ...

Experimental college makes its second go around

November 13, 2017 News

The Experimental College is being restarted within the political science department this fall semester with four courses being taught by students. This pilot revival program was inspired by the college’s first run at SF State back in 1968, where students designed courses that they wanted to be taught and formed an untraditional way of teaching. ...