28 Mar 2019

SF State professor and disability rights activist Anita Silvers dies

Anita Silvers, celebrated philosopher, disability activist and SF State professor of over 50 years, died March 14 of pneumonia. She was 78. Silvers was known nationally as an advocate for

13 Feb 2019

SF State professor and renowned poet dies at 83

Poet and former professor Kathleen Fraser died in Emeryville on Feb. 5 of natural causes, according to a statement from her publisher, Nightboat Books. Fraser taught creative writing at SF

23 Apr 2014

VIDEO: Potentially habitable planet found by SF State professor

[HTML1] A team of astronomers including an SF State professor have discovered the first Earth-size planet that may harbor liquid water in our galaxy’s coveted habitable zone. SF State physics