Welcome to the Department of Journalism
Our mission is to educate students and provide leadership in an evolving media landscape by promoting excellence, integrity, creativity and social responsibility in telling the stories of a multicultural world.
Alexander Montero named 2014-15 winner of Otto J. Bos Memorial Scholarship for Excellence in Journalism, 3 finalists also selected
Journalism students on a trip to Fukushima to report on how displaced residents are recovering in the aftermath of the earthquake.
Professor, Faculty Adviser
The author of several photojournalism textbooks, including Photojournalism, now in its sixth edition. Kobre has also filmed and produced several short documentaries, including “A Tale of Two Sewing Machines,” and “Bracing for the Future.”
Xpress Publications and its staff members are dedicated to providing an independent and accurate information source for the San Francisco State University campus and the greater Bay Area community.
Research and Civic Engagement
CIIJ strives to improve the Four Rs of the Journalism Pipeline: Recruitment, Retention, Revitalization, and Research.
Renaissance Journalism incubates innovative projects and initiatives that demonstrate new ways in which journalism and media can be harnessed to benefit communities.