28 Aug 2019

Professor Receives Hate Mail

As the College of Ethnic Studies prepares to celebrate its 50th anniversary, a Palestinian professor received a vulgar letter in her mailbox on Aug. 13 calling for ethnic cleansing of

29 Jan 2019

Professor files discrimination lawsuit against top-ranking administrators

A tenured professor filed a lawsuit against SF State President Leslie Wong and other top-ranking administrators on Jan. 14, alleging discrimination based on her race, health and political activism. Arab

12 Apr 2016

Muslim student association host Islam awareness week

SF State’s Muslim Students Association held Islam Awareness Week March 28 to April 1. Their week-long activities included guest speakers talking about Islamophobia, a question and answer discussion about Islam,

23 Mar 2015

Equal attention vital for lives lost in recent shootings

The murder of three Muslim students in North Carolina by their neighbor, a white male with vocal anti-theist leanings, instantly alarmed those in the Arab American community. But early coverage

01 May 2013

SF State Muslim community quells media driven stereotypes

Soon after the bombing of the Boston marathon, the world saw gruesome photos of the bombing victims with blast wounds, melted clothing and lost limbs. People wanted to know what