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.
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Oak Leaf staff members past and present are mourning the loss of Thomas De Alba.
Every two weeks 10,000 copies of the city’s largest free, bilingual newspaper hit the streets of San Francisco.
Escutia-Chavez will speak at the Journalism grad celebration and will be recognized at the SF State Undergrad Honors Convocation.
Concentrations include Print and Online Journalism, and Photojournalism.
Associate Professor, Faculty Adviser
A former deputy readers’ representative (ombudsperson) at the San Francisco Chronicle; former reporter for the Associated Press and the San Francisco Chronicle. Honors include, Fulbright Research Scholar in Japan, 2001. Her research interests include multi-ethnic family life, diversity issues in journalism and campaign finance.
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
The Journalism Department and faculty members frequently partner with Renaissance Journalism and Storytelling Center, which sponsors strategic media projects addressing equity and social justice initiatives.