Featured in COE - Dr. Vasquez-Urias Named 2016 ELEVATE Fellow



Banner picture showing Dr. Urias for ELEVATE Fellow


The Penn Center for Minority Serving Institutions (CMSI) has selected 19 Early Career Faculty Members to participate in its ELEVATE training program, and the College of Education’s own Marissa Vasquez-Urias was selected to participate.

Featured in COE - 2016 Class of SDSU IS3D Students Graduate in Palau



Group picture of Palau BA program after Graduation


As their three-year journey came to an end in May 2016, students who attended San Diego State University remotely from their home on the island of Palau were able to reap the benefits of their hard work as they earned their Bachelor’s Degrees.

Palau BA Graduation - Class of 2016!

22 graduates from Palau completed the BA in Liberal Studies, Interdisciplinary Degree in Three Departments in May 2016.


Group picture of Palau BA Program Graduates Picture of graduation ceremony


Michael Simonetti, Rehabilitation Counseling student, invents a new AT device.

Exerpt from The Daily Aztec:


TShower-Safe Basehe worst part of U.S. veteran and lower-right leg amputee Frank Jones’ everyday life was showering.

Dr. Felisha Herrera Villarreal has been named as a 2016 AAHHE Fellow

Dr. Felisha Herrera Villarreal has been named as a 2016 American Association of Hispanics in Higher Education (AAHHE) Fellow.

AAHHE bestows this honor on "key leaders, scholars, teachers, and artists who have advocated, supported, and championed Latinos in higher education. The Faculty Fellowships have been developed to recognize individuals who, through their expertise, energy, productivity, and contributions, have improved the conditions of Latinos pursuing a college degree or a career in higher education. "

Union Tribune Highlights Work of Drs. Luke Woods and Frank Harris